Wooden Geometric Necklace
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The Wooden Geometric Necklace is a striking piece handmade from plantation timber. Each wooden bead has been carved into irregular geometric shapes then framed with hand painted edges. Each bead has been strung onto an adjustable waxed cotton cord which gives you the option to wear it low or high on the bust. This wooden necklace is lightweight which means it can be worn easily from day to day.
Material & Makers Notes
This piece is 100% handmade. Crafted from sustainable plantation timber it is grown, managed, harvested and replanted by the Go Green organisation under the guidance of the DNER. Each bead and piece is hand cut, shaped, dyed and then polished with a natural wax based product. The beads are strung on waxed cotton cord and the finished piece is extremely light. It is handmade in Cebu, Philippines by a family owned workshop called Earthworks who have collaborated with ELK since 2004.
Christine the owner runs an incredible business whose team is made up mostly of women. They have wonderful skills, training and health programs initiatives in place which you can learn more about here.
Size and Fit
Drop: Approximately 41cm at its longest
Wood beads on a waxed cotton cord
Avoid water and other liquids, 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.