Diani Single Wrap Bracelet

$24.00

SKU: S- 170318

Diani Beach is Kenya's premiere beach destination, renowned for its stunning white sand and captivating blue-green waters. Our wrap bracelet from Sasa Designs pays homage to this incredible locale, with shining clear beads leading to larger green-blue beads strung between comfortably lightweight, brown leather. Held together with a iridescent shell toggle, this handmade piece is proudly made by Kenyan artisans thrilled to share the beauty of their country with the world through their craftsmanship.

  • Leather, glass, & mother of pearl
  • 8" L x 0.25" W
  • Handmade in & fairly traded from Kenya

Sasa Designs by the Deaf was started in 2011 to provide employment and fair wages to deaf women in Kenya. With an estimated unemployment rate of 85% nationwide, few deaf have ever had the opportunity to support themselves or explore their potential. Deafness in Kenya carries grave stigma that leads to deaf individuals being ostracized and in the worst of cases, abused.
Upon joining Sasa Designs, a deaf woman becomes an artisan – carefully cultivating a skill set that grows along with her confidence. Sasa Designs' beaders are a group of strong and proud deaf women. Long taught to be ashamed of their "disability," they have now been empowered through building a successful business and a community that lifts them up daily. With many single moms in the group, the next generation is going to soar, thanks to consistent wages, access to healthcare, and healthy food. A woman who has spent a lifetime feeling like a burden, can now take care of herself and her children. Sasa Designs is a catalyst for transformation.

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