This bohemian style earrings - 'Drop Earrings Not Bombs' series is handmade by Syrian female refugees in Istanbul.
- Color: Orange & Jade Green, Gold.
- Earring width: 1.38" ; 3.5 cm
- Drop length: 1.97" ; 5 cm
- Drop material: Turkish mercerized thread.
- Hook and frame material: Hypoallergenic. Safe for sensitive ears.
Each pair you buy helps them support their family and rebuild a life in the new society.
The mission of 'Drop Earrings Not Bombs' is to improve the income of some relocated Syrian families in Istanbul, encourage female artisans to become role models of their communities, and develop the courage to plan for their future.
Description | Flourish
The feminine colors of the season of change, the tinted color of petals, and leaves’ falling.
Gift Box Packaging
Each earring set comes with an FSC certified paper gift box with a 'Thank You' note written in Arabic.
What is FSC certified?
FSC is the abbreviation of the Forest Stewardship Council. If the paper box has an FSC tag on it, it means the paper box comes from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social, and economic benefits. To read more about FSC Principles and Criteria, please visit the FSC Organization.
About Drop Earrings Not Bombs
Drop Earrings Not Bombs is a small project created in 2017 by a women-led social enterprise Muhra, in Istanbul, Turkey. Muhra is an Arabic word for the female foal, representing female leaders’ strength and vitality.
The social enterprise Muhra teaches Syrian female artisans to design and handcraft these beautiful earrings.
Support Syrian family In Turkey
The goal of this Drop Earrings Not Bombs is to foster the empowerment of Syrian female artisans and support them to earn a decent income and develop transferable skills. Most important of all, to create a sense of ownership and confidence during this process.
An Opportunity To Rebuild A Life.
This project provides enough flexibility for the Syrian artisans. They can work based on their family schedule to find the right balance between taking care of family needs while having a dignified income.
Your Purchase Makes A Difference!
The 'Drop Earrings Not Bombs' projects help create conversations and rebuild social connections between their peers. More than one-third of the revenue uses to support them taking Turkish and English classes, business classes, community programs, and versatile social activities, helping them in better-fitting into the immigrant society.
Wipe it with a dry cloth and store it in the small zipper bag when not wearing it.
Due to the handcrafted nature of this product, your order may differ slightly from the image.