For the sustainable fashionista. These earrings are effortlessly chic, super lightweight and comfortable to wear.
This unique jewellery is up-cycled from scrap bomb metal by artisans in Laos. There are over 80 million live bombs still scattered across the Laos countryside – remnants of the ‘Secret War’ – and the proceeds of each purchase aids in their removal. This is a story of transformation, turning something negative into a positive.
Hand cast re-purposed military grade aluminium – Peacebomb metal includes Vietnam War-era bombs, plane parts, military hardware and other aluminium scrap. Nickel-free.
Materials: Peacebomb aluminium domes, sterling silver ear posts and ear nuts, handwoven reusable cotton pouch, Article22 paper story card
Care Instructions: Does not have to be removed in water. Will naturally acquire a polished patina with wear.
Made in: Handcrafted in Laos and finished in Vientiane or New York