Sosongo in Blue

Blue Braided Beaded Necklace Fair Trade Jewelry from Africa

$59.99
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SKU: 272538
Description
Six beaded strands are interwoven in a braid to form the focal point of this necklace presented by Ghanaian Ila Suleyman. Each strand is threaded with blue recycled vinyl beads and the ends of the braided section are finished with sese wood beads and large agate stone beads that serve as spacers. The brass hook clasp matches the beads' warm tones. The name Sosongo comes from the Mamprusi word meaning 'good way.'
  • Agate, sese wood, recycled plastic, nylon cord, brass clasp
  • 1 oz
  • 21.3 inches L x 0.4 inches W
  • Pendant(s): 9 inches L x 1.2 inches W
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Ila Suleyman

All the GOOD

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children
  • Job Creator
    Job Creator
  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing
  • Preserving the Environment
    Preserving the Environment

2 Reviews

  • 5
    What a knock out!

    Posted by Gretchen on Jan 16th 2020

    The colors are beautiful together. The necklace holds its shape well when you wear it. It is unusual and attractive.

  • 5
    Beautiful necklace!!

    Posted by Nora on Oct 19th 2019

    I love my necklace!! The color is beautiful and it is very well made!! It looks very flattering!! Keep up the good work!!

Your Purchase Makes a Difference

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children

    This artist supports children under the age of 18.

    The Caring for Children Badge is awarded to those artisans who support children under the age of 18

  • Job Creator
    Job Creator

    This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

    The Job Creator badge is awarded to artisans that positively impact their community through job creation and employ 2 or more artisans

  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing

  • Preserving the Environment
    Preserving the Environment

    This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

    The Earth Friendly badge is awarded to products that use recycled or sustainable materials