Laami

Ghanaian Orange Leather and Bone Statement Cord Necklace

$44.99
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SKU: 313774
Description
Ila Suleyman inherited his passion for jewelry making from his grandfather, who taught him how to work with natural leather from a young age in Ghana. He crafts the stunning statement necklace by hand with supple tangerine leather, centering the bold accessory with a natural bone pendant. 'Although I introduce modernity in my designs, they are finished as timeless pieces to be cherished for generations,' says Ila who calls his design Laami, a Mamprusi word meaning 'smiling.'
  • Leather, bone, recycled plastic button
  • 0.18 lbs
  • 18 inches L
  • 55 mm W
  • Pendant(s): 3.3 inches L x 2.8 inches W
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Ila Suleyman

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2 Reviews

  • 5
    Classy and Funky

    Posted by Lisa on Feb 4th 2020

    The necklace has a modern and earthly vibe. It is well made and the packaging is lovely.

  • 5
    Uniquely beautiful

    Posted by Nancy on Sep 30th 2019

    This necklace has received many compliments from the very first time I've worn it. It's comfortable and unique.

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    This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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

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