Pistachio and Pearl Necklace and Earrings
Inspired by nature and crafted from seeds and semiprecious stones, these jewelry pieces reflect ancient Aztec and Mayan designs and materials used for personal adornment. The artisans collect materials, then dry and process them, and with the aid miniscule drills, add the nutshells and tiny pearls to fine wires and crocheted knotted cords. This double-stranded necklace is 19 inches long, with a loop and pearl clasp. The earrings have single-shell and pearl drops from steel wires. Made in Mexico and acquired through fair-trade practices.