Jewelry - Necklaces - Wrap
Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the WorldThese Jewelry - Necklaces - Wrap - are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.
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Bone pendant necklace, 'Labyrinth of Life' (Indonesia)
Life's many paths inspire the labyrinthine pendant on this beautiful necklace. Komang Agus Saputra hand-carves the pendant of bone and adorns it with hypnotic patterns. The necklace includes a dark brown cord that can be adjusted to the desired lengt
Bone pendant necklace, 'Morning Star' (Indonesia)
The morning sun shines bright in Indonesian skies, inspiring this design by Komang Agus Saputra. It is etched on a bone pendant that is carved by hand and set on a dark brown faux-suede cord. The cord can be adjusted to the desired length with a chan
Bone pendant necklace, 'Stargazer' (Indonesia)
The points of a mystical star adorn the spiral pendant of this beautiful necklace. Komang Agus Saputra hand-carves the pendant of bone and sets it on a dark brown faux suede cord. It can be adjusted to the desired length with a chang wood bead.
Coconut shell pendant necklace, 'Java Yoga' (Indonesia)
In honor of Hindu tradition, Komang Agus Saputra designs a wrap necklace centered by an Om (also Ohm) medallion. This is a sacred incantation to be intoned at the beginning and end of a reading of the Vedas, as well as prior to any prayer or mantra.
Coconut shell pendant necklace, 'Lucky Gecko' (Indonesia)
Known as tokek in Indonesia, geckos are good luck omens that also symbolize keeping one eye on the past while focusing the other on the future. Komang Agus Saputra expertly carves the gecko‘«÷s image on a coconut shell medallion. It centers a faux-su
Cultured pearl choker, 'Peruvian Seashells' (Peru)
A gift from the Pacific, seashells whisper of ocean secrets. This choker by the Kocchiu Brothers is handcrafted of silver to wrap around the neck. Blushing peach pearls are an added treasure. .925 Sterling silver
Gold plated amethyst beaded necklace, 'Precious Lavender' (Thailand)
The dreamy design of this necklace by Khun Boom exalts the lavender mystique of amethyst. The handcrafted necklace is long enough to be worn as a double strand featuring 24k gold plated brass pendants with a matte hammered finish. 24k gold plated ste
Gold vermeil wrap necklace, 'Butterfly' (Brazil)
Shimmering in golden elegance, two pendants evoke the ethereal beauty of butterflies. Brazil's Silvia Lima designs the versatile necklace, which is crafted by hand with a long strand of dyed calcite beads. The necklace can be wrapped and worn as desi
Pendant necklace, 'Bali Elephant' (Indonesia)
Carved by hand, this pendant necklace by Andi Rachmansyah depicts a cheerful elephant. Andi Rachmansyah displays the whimsical elephant on a necklace of black cotton cords.
Sterling silver choker, 'Andean Grace' (Peru)
With minimalist style, this necklace radiates elegance as the Kocchiu Brothers express their unique design vision. The choker is handcrafted of sterling silver to wrap around the neck and culminate in graceful waves. .925 Sterling silver
Sterling silver choker, 'Andean Harmony' (Peru)
Crafted by hand with minimalist style, this necklace wraps around the neck. The slender circlet culminates in a spiral and a convex disk. By the Kocchiu Brothers, the choker radiates elegance and harmony. .925 Sterling silver
Sterling silver choker, 'Inca Moons' (Peru)
Radiating moonlight, sterling disks grace this exquisite necklace. The Kocchiu Brothers exalt silver's innate glow with this design. Crafted by hand, it wraps around the neck with minimalist elegance. .925 Sterling silver
Sterling silver wrap necklace, 'Tempting Fruit' (Peru)
Sterling strands dance across a modern design, evoking the play of light. By Maricarmen, this beautiful necklace and chain are handcrafted of silver, mined in the Andes. Three sparking cubic zirconia adorn each of two pendants. The necklace wraps aro
Wood pendant necklace, 'Bali Sea Turtle' (Indonesia)
Carved by hand, this pendant necklace by Andi Rachmansyah depicts a sea turtle. Dark sono wood contrasts with polished bone in the original design. "The turtle symbolizes good luck, good health and long life," he says. The cotton cords can be adjuste