This beautiful necklace is made from two different plants found in the Brazilian nature. Carrapicho is native to Brazil and is found mostly in the costal areas. It is famous for its qualities within nature medicine and is often used for tea. It has beautiful purple flowers. Quina is a tree native to Central – and South America. Its leaves have a sweet sent and are used in perfumes and hair products. Also found mostly in the coastal areas of Brazil.
A real leaf plated with 18 karat gold + leather cord
The length of the necklace is adjustable.
Slight variations in size and shape can occur due to the handmade quality and natural origin of each piece og jewellery.
Sustainably handmade in Brazil.
The jewelry is handmade from organic materials, sustainably extracted from the Brazilian nature. Leaves and seeds are, carefully and with respect for their natural beauty, plated by hand with 18 karat gold or silver. The result is delicate and elegant without being fragile.
The process of each earring, necklace or bracelet starts at the collection of the organic material somewhere at the Brazilian cerrado, along the coastal area, in the Amazon or the Atlantic rainforest, whereafter the material is dessicated and, if necessary, sceletonized, and the gold is added. Every single step of the process is taken with respect for the unique characteristics of each leaf or seed. The jewelry is produced with the aim of a sustainable and environmentally friendly production and in respect for the artisans working passionately to create beautiful and unique pieces.