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Luna Earrings

Classic. Elegant. These mother-of-pearl, sterling silver disc earrings are handcrafted, making each set one of a kind. They are those go-to earrings that take you from day to night. Put them on and head out. Handcrafted by artisans with Allpa, an enterprise started by best friends, Maria del Carmen de la Fuente and Nelly C-nepa.

HANDCRAFTED IN PERU

  • Materials: Sterling silver, mother of pearl
  • Measures: 1"L, 0.6"D disc
  • Colors: Cream, silver
  • Notes: Butterfly backing
  • Handcrafted in Peru

SKU: 6109460

THE MAKERS

Allpa is named for a Quechua Indian word that means "earth." Allpa is a Peruvian craft trading company providing marketing assistance to artisan groups and family workshops throughout Peru. In addition, Allpa provides technical help, product development advice, skills training, tools and appropriate equipment to artisans. Artisans can access short-term and mid-term loans to improve infrastructure and their workshops. Allpa works with families located in Cusco, Ayacucho, Chulucanas, Cajamarca and Huancavelica as well as Shipibo people living in the Amazon rainforest area of Pucalepa. For most of these people, craft production is a sole source of income.Allpa began active work as an alternative trading organization in 1986. Ten Thousand Villages has purchased products from Allpa since 1988.
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Welcome to our global maker-to-market movement where, together with 20,000 artisans, we ignite social change. We create opportunities for individuals, families, and communities in developing countries to thrive through strong relationships, fair wages, safe working conditions, and sustainable practices.

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