Fair Trade Brass Bar Necklace | Just Trade Ruthi Necklace
This elegant collection is made from textured brass strips combined with brass findings. It is wonderfully tactile and makes a difference to
Handmade by Ruthi and friends at the Hope Jewellery fair trade project in Lima, Peru. The project provides training and fairly paid work for women living in the shanty towns.
By working with this project these women are able to educate their children and secure a better future for their families.
Approx chain length 45cm
Brass is likely to tarnish over time. If you want to restore the original shine to your jewellery we recommend you clean it with Brasso and a soft cloth.
About Just Trade
Just Trade collaborates with artisans around the world to create handmade jewellery and accessories. Founded in 2006 by jewellery designer Laura Cave, Just Trade is a collaborative, innovative brand.
Born out of first hand contact with real people in the developing world and the recognition that in order for small Fair Trade projects to be sustainable, they need a long-term route to market for their goods. Just Trade now works with eight groups of artisans in Peru, Ecuador, India and Vietnam.