Siphiwe Layered Earrings*
Layered paper earring with stud fastening. Handmade in Swaziland from 100% waste paper and painted gold for durability. Colour may vary due to the nature of recycled paper.
The producers of these earrings believe in sustainable design, ethical production, transparency, and craftsmanship. Their products are all handmade by women that are employed full time at a workshop with permanent contracts.
With a focus on developing new and innovative techniques using only waste paper and want to change the perception of recycled materials. They transform these waste magazines and newspapers into original designs, using their own simple yet pioneering techniques at the workshop. These talented ladies make each product by hand, with basic tools and the sun’s rays. These materials are locally sourced and environmentally friendly.