Individually cut and dyed wooden shapes layered together on a metal hoop earring.
- Crafted from sustainable plantation timber
Hook close fastening
This piece is 100% handmade in Cebu, Philippines by a family-owned workshop called Earthworks who have collaborated with ELK since 2004. Crafted from sustainable plantation timber, each bead is hand cut, shaped, dyed and then polished with a natural wax-based product and the finished piece are extremely light.
Christine the owner runs an incredible business whose team is made up mostly of women. They have wonderful skills, training and health program initiatives in place which you can learn more about here.
For Elk timber jewellery they have managed to trace their supply chain back to the farm which is unique. With Christine the owner of Earthworks assistance Elk have mapped all materials, trims and third-party contributors.
Wood + metal49mm H / 35mm W
Avoid water and other liquids on wood, do not store in direct sunlight. If milky spots or marks appear due to contact with liquid they can be removed and the original appearance restored using ELK's jewellery wax or another suitable natural polish.