Smooth strands of brown leather flank a tan leather braid. Exalting their textural contrasts, Kong creates a contemporary bracelet. Bands of embossed silver from Thailand's Karen hill tribe embrace the bracelet, and a silver clasp completes the handcrafted design.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.