Fringe Earrings, Haiti
These earrings are made out of recycled cardboard that is rolled into beads and strung on leather.
Haitian Bead Project works with 60 artisans in the cities of Pignon and Savanette. They want to empower Haitians to provide for themselves and build their own communities rather than furthering a culture of dependency. They are committed to offering fair wages and honoring the artisans time and creativity
This project fosters community among the Haitian people. Their laughter and singing rings across the dust fields as their children play at their feet or in a field nearby.