Handcrafted by Empowered Artisans in Gonaives, Haiti.
With each product, you can expect slight variations as a part of the artisan-crafted charm.
Handmade from goat leather.
Dimensions are pocket size (3in x 4in), small (5in x 6in), Medium (6in x 9in), Large (8in x 9 in)
Ink Color Options: Black, Silver, and Gold
While 80% of Haiti's citizens live below the poverty threshold, the country is home to inventive and resourceful artisans who are full of hope and joy. This artisan group use locally-sourced materials like clay, leather, cotton, denim, and burlap. The jobs created when you purchase jewelry provide provision, stability, and preservation of family. One job in Haiti often supports up to fifteen others. The artisans are paid 3x - 4x higher than the minimum wage. Our artisans in Haiti are provided with sustainable and dignified jobs that help them hold the keys to their own economic recovery, empowered to envision a brighter future.