Rising Sun Necklace

Crafted from tagua nuts, bombona, and acai seeds, each bead in this necklace is carved and dyed by hand.
created by

Paola Delgado

$59.00

Paola Delgado created by

Paola Delgado

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She's Like a Rainbow

Paola Delgado's handmade necklace highlights wonderfully textured beads with soft, color-blocked hues. Crafted from native South American tagua, bombona, and acai seeds, each bead is carved and dyed by hand to give the design perfect imperfects. Let this necklace shine by pairing it with a white sweater or a breezy sun dress. Handmade in Ecuador.

We spoke with Paola about her background, her love of tagua, and her relationship to her artisans. Read more on our blog.

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Made in Ecuador

Paola Delgado

created by

Paola Delgado

location

New York

“I fell in love with tagua for the small nuances that make it special.”

Paola Delgado had worked for four years on Wall Street when she began to yearn for a more fulfilling and philanthropic occupation. She put her New York life on hold to search for inspiration in Peru, where she grew up. When she came across artisans making beautiful jewelry by hand using Amazonian seeds, she knew she had found her calling, and started her own jewelry business in 2011. Paola's company makes jewelry of sustainable materials only, and provides educational opportunities, healthcare benefits, and fair wages to her artisan partners. Tagua seeds, the company's signature material, are often called "vegetable ivory." They grow on an Amazonian rainforest palm tree, and are harvested after they've fallen to the ground, so no damage is done to the rainforest, or, of course, any animals.

We spoke with Paola about her background, her love of tagua, and her relationship to her artisans. Read more on our blog.

Handmade
Made from
acai seeds, bombona, Tagua
Measurements
19" L
Care
Due to the natural properties of the product avoid prolonged exposure to water and high humidity levels. Wipe clean with damp cloth; Avoid submerging in water; Store away from direct sunlight.
Item ID
43225

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5.0

All it claims to be

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from SC

About Me Classic, Stylish

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Pros

  • Good Length
  • Good Quality
  • Unique
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Dress Up or Down
    • Everyday
    • Office

    Comments about UncommonGoods Rising Sun Necklace:

    I have worn it once and liked the colors and length.

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    5.0

    Decent product

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    from wilkes barre, pa.

    About Me Comfort-Oriented, Modern, Practical, Stylish

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    Pros

    • Elegant
    • Good Quality
    • Pretty
    • Unique
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday

      Comments about UncommonGoods Rising Sun Necklace:

      Gift was well received

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      • Yes

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      5.0

      I would buy this again

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      About Me Career

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      • Good Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Dress Up or Down
        • Office

        Comments about UncommonGoods Rising Sun Necklace:

        Same as appears online

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