Who knew upcycling could be so upscale? These necklaces are constructed from recycled paper beads and will give you glam vibes for days.
"Lba" translates to "Heart" in Assyrian.
"Behra" translates to "Light" in Assyrian.
"Ramsha" translates to "Evening" in Assyrian.
"Shlama" translates to "Peace" in Assyrian.
"Tawdi" translates to "Thankful" in Assyrian.
"Domara" translates to "Amazing" in Assyrian.
"Hiwi" translates to "Hope" in Assyrian.
Certified Fair Trade by the Fair Trade Federation & handcrafted by an Iraqi artisan seeking to build a better life for her or his family.
Each necklace measures approximately 15.7” (40 cm) and features recycled paper beads, glass beads, and a lead and nickel free clasp.
Shalaw Majeed is 26 years old and from Erbil. He enjoys making handmade products and loves to save the environment from waste, which is why he uses recycled paper for creating beads. Prosperity Catalyst’s training helped him develop his bead business and taught him how to manage and expand it.
“I love everything that helps create a cleaner environment. I am happy to be part of a cleaner value chain and hope to inspire others to shop sustainably.” -Shalaw Majeed