How It's Made
Many pieces in this collection was made from recycled bullet casing by women in Ethiopia. They collect bullet casings from from the Ethiopian/Eritrean war, melt them down into simple beads and create stunning jewelry pieces. They also use recycled leather in the jewelry.
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A little about Ethiopia
Ethiopia, in the Horn of Africa, is a rugged, landlocked country split by the Great Rift Valley. With archaeological finds dating back more than 3 million years, it’s a place of ancient culture.