Native Seeds

Native Seeds

$25.00 Regular Price
$20.00Sale Price

Seed bead earrings in native american style.


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These earrings are handmade by the Emberá Chami of Colombia, crafted from generational weaving techniques. The combination of colors and shapes are symbolic to their knowledge of the mountains, rivers, sky, animals, people and the unity of all. 

 

We work fair trade with Embera Chami tribe of Colombia, and our mission is to preserve their artistry, and encourage them to thrive!

 

Features:

- Bead work is all made with very strong synthetic thread and glass beads

- 925 Silver hoops

 

Meaning of Colors / Symbols:

WHITE: Clouds, Peace

RED: Blood, Race, Soul, Flowers 

BLUE: Sea, River, Sky, Space 

GREEN: Nature, Leaves, Mountains 

YELLOW: Gold, Sun, Happiness

ORANGE: Flowers

PURPLE: Flowers

BROWN: Earth

BLACK: Night

SPIRAL: Path / Road

CURVES: Rivers

CIRCLE: Community, Unity, Integrity

ZIGZAG: Mountain Roads

GEOMETRICAL SHAPES: Pachamama 

DIAMOND: Seasons of Nature

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