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Las Tinecas Paper Bead Earrings

$12.00

Availability: In stock

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Folded rubber loops hang below a paper bead, lacquered for a shiny finish. These earrings are handmade from recycled bicycle inner-tubes and magazines.

Dimensions: Hangs 2-3/8″

Your purchase helps support the women of Las Tinecas co-op.

Tinecas is a nickname for the women who live in San Martin where this group works. San Martin is adjacent to the capital city of San Salvador, and has attracted many gangs over the years. Some of these women were actually ex-gang members who are now working hard to support their children and provide them a better life.