The Voyager Necklace

This lovely necklace transforms recycled paper while empowering its Ugandan makers.

$44.00

Beads for a Better World

Handmade by artisans in Uganda, this lovely necklace transforms surplus material while empowering makers to rise above poverty through employment and education. The captivating cascade of beads is crafted from tightly rolled strips of recycled paper coated in varnish for strength and durability. Two strands are suspended from a single strand of brass accent beads with a lobster clasp and two-inch extender chain. The layered array of multicolored swirls makes an elegant statement paired with a sundress in the spring or a simple sweater in the fall—just not while you’re singin’ in the rain. Handmade in Uganda.

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Made in Uganda

Handmade Recycled
Made from
brass, paper beads
Measurements
31-33" L
Care
Wipe with a damp cloth. Do not submerge in water.
Item ID
44850

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UncommonGoodsThe Voyager Necklace
 
4.6

(based on 5 reviews)

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80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Pretty (5)
  • Unique (5)
  • Good length (4)
  • Good quality (4)
  • Versatile (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Going out (4)
  • Office (4)
  • Everyday (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Career (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)

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5.0

Beautiful Necklacea gift for myself

By 

from Georgia

About Me Comfort-Oriented, Practical

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Length
  • Good Quality
  • Pretty
  • Unique
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Going Out
    • Office

    Comments about UncommonGoods The Voyager Necklace:

    This will be a perfect accessory for different outfits of mine. This necklace is unique so will probably be a conversation starter, too.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Love this necklace!

    By 

    from High Point, NC

    About Me Career, Classic

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Elegant
    • Good Length
    • Good Quality
    • Pretty
    • Statement Piece
    • Unique
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dress Up or Down
      • Everyday
      • Going Out
      • Office

      Comments about UncommonGoods The Voyager Necklace:

      I'm always looking for a statement piece and one with a great story/worthy cause is just icing on the cake!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      ANOTHER great buy from UG

      By 

      from Raleigh, NC

      About Me Career, Classic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Good Length
      • Good Quality
      • Pretty
      • Unique
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Dress Up or Down
        • Going Out
        • Office

        Comments about UncommonGoods The Voyager Necklace:

        I loved the details of how this very unusual necklace is made, as well as the artist's story of her dreams and hopes for making a better life for herself and her children. It's an extremely unusual, versatile, and solid necklace, and I get lots of compliments whenever I wear it. No one--including me--cam believe it's made out of paper! So cool.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        3.0

        Unique but does not look well with most of my clothing.

        By 

        from White Plains New York

        About Me Modern, Stylish

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Length
        • Pretty
        • Unique

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about UncommonGoods The Voyager Necklace:

            Does not go well with most clothing.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            LOVE it!

            By 

            from South Carolina

            About Me Career, Stylish

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Quality
            • Pretty
            • Unique
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday
              • Going Out
              • Office

              Comments about UncommonGoods The Voyager Necklace:

              Unique, yet pretty. It caught coworkers' eyes!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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