Capiz Shell Heart Ornament – FairTribe

Capiz Shell Heart Ornament


$ 9.50

This capiz ornament is hand-crafted in the Philippines from sustainably and legally harvested natural shell. Thanks to fair trade products like this, many Filipino men and women can enjoy a steady income in a safe, dignified environment.
Measures 1.5 x 2.8 inches


Each capiz ornament is carefully hand-crafted from delicate shell at a small home studio in Manila, the Philippines.  This family-run business has been training and employing local youth for decades.  The production process involves many delicate steps that provide fair and reliable income in one of Manila's poorest areas.