Turquoise Bead Bracelet with Round Star - Afghanistan / India

Purchasing Aayenda jewelry will help to support entrepreneurship, and the education and training of artisans, to strengthen the Afghan economy and empower local women.

Artisan: Aayenda

This delicate turquoise beaded bracelet is adorned with a simple, elegant lapis bead that sits in the middle of a round gold plate star. Lovely on its own or in a grouping.åÊThe Aayenda jewelry line is designed by Afghan students who are trained and mentored in jewelry-making and gem-cutting in India. This first collection was produced in Jaipur.

Afghanistan has a jewelry tradition that goes back more than 2,000 years, most famously exhibited in the Bactrian Gold Collection created around the time of Alexander the Great. It is a rare blend of aesthetic influences (from Persian and Indian to Classical Greek and Roman) and an incredibly high level of craftsmanship. Its jewelry usually features precious and semiprecious stones, including tourmalines, lapis lazuli, rubies, aquamarine and emeralds, which are left mostly uncut to reflect an ancient and rustic Afghan tradition.

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Aayenda

The Aayenda Jewelry brand is a collaboration between three international designers and 36 Afghan jewelry and gem-cutting artisans, trained by Future Brilliance in technical and business skills. Comprising over 130 pieces...

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Artisan: Aayenda - Afghan Jewelry
photo by Tina Hager

Shipping

  • U.S. Orders: Free Shipping for all purchases over $150 USD (before tax). For Purchases under $150 USD (before tax), shipping is calculated by weight according to the USPS and FedEx shipping matrices. Estimated delivery time is 2-6 business days.
  • Canadian Orders: $20 USD flat rate for orders to Canada. Estimated delivery time is 2-7 business days. Far + Wide Collective is not responsible for the time or costs associated with customs and other import requirements for shipments outside the U.S.
  • International Orders: Shipping is calculated by weight according to the USPS and FedEx shipping matrices. Estimated delivery time is 5-12 business days to Europe and 7-14 business days to Asia. Far + Wide Collective is not responsible for customs duties or taxes on international shipments, nor is it responsible for delays associated with the import process.

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Type: Bracelets

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