The Marwari Earrings, are inspired by a classic Nepali design made popular by the local Sherpa and Rai women in the Eastern area of Nepal. The Marwari design incorporates symbolic animal heads which are designed to protect the wearer, also patterns of foliage, which represent the sacred forests of the Mt Everest region.
Part of a unique collection of ethical jewellery made by artisans in Nepal for Kaligarh jewellery.
Kaligarh (meaning “artisan” in Nepali”) is a contemporary jewellery brand founded by Jyoti Upadhyay, that promotes the work of Himalayan artisans, whilst creating opportunities in Nepal for local craftsman. Kaligarh is a recognised Fair Trade Supplier and is a member of the Ethical Fashion Forum. Read more…