Delicate fillagree surrounds a garnet stone in each of these lovely fair-trade earrings. These earrings will make any gift recipient feel special. For the holidays we are offering a free gift box with the purchase of these earrings (box shown below is with the spiral earrings.) It is made completely from recyled materitals, including the little cushion inside. Tied with raffia ribbon, and a matching gift card that is also 100% recycled. It makes for a lovely presentation.
Made by Triloka, and distributed by Windrose Trading Company. Handcrafted by their Fair Trade Cottage Industry Partners in India.
Garnet's deep red color has made it a favorite stone used in European folk jewelry for centuries. Garnet is said to be the stone of the heart and it is given as a token of love. Comes on card as shown below.
Its corresponding planet is the sun, the element fire, and the zodiac sign is Leo. Astrological scriptures state that garnet attracts the favor of its corresponding planet, sun, bestowing strength, vitality and creativity. It strengthens the heart, calms anger and teaches patience and perseverance.
A little bit about Windrose:
"For more than thirty years, we have partnered with suppliers who share in our mission to maintian ethical trade and remain environmentally conscious. In addition, we support worthy organizations in the U.S. and worldwide that align with our mission."