Ila Suleyman of Ghana presents this bold statement necklace. Crafted from 40 strands of leather in a neutral beige and featuring a button loop clasp, the artist names this buudu, a Northern Ghanaian word meaning 'family love.'
Leather, plastic button
Avoid contact with water
Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
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.