Guardian Village Handicrafts
Buffalo Bone with Metal Bead Necklace
Buffalo Bone with Metal Bead Necklace is crafted from water buffalo bone and features an accent of a large bone pendant approximately 2" length. Necklace is approximately 27.5" length. Handmade in Nepal.
Guardian Village Handicrafts (GVH) is making a difference in the lives of these Nepali woman and children. GVH is empowering women to make an honest, respectable living through vocational training and life skill developments. There are currently over thirty ladies who are trained and equipped to craft the beautiful hand-beaded jewelry and accessories. GVH pays a "more than fair trade" wage for each item that is produced. Our crafters are able to earn an income that allows them to properly care for themselves and their families. Each GVH crafter is given an opportunity to learn to read and write, in addition to learning practical life skills and earning a wage. Other practical life skill training includes health care, family planning, nutrition and sanitation improving the quality of life and home environment of all crafters.