Folk Amalgam Necklace
This vibrant folk inspired necklace is composed of paper beads made from an exciting stash of recycled paper bags.
Over the years, I’ve passionately collected paper bags in a vibrant range of colors and textures. It gives me immense joy to give them a second life, this time as a thoughtful piece of jewelry. Each bead used in the necklace is uniquely handcrafted from a different paper bag. No two beads are alike.
The beads are made by meticulously rolling recycled paper into beads of different shapes and sizes. They are then given a coat of sealant to make them water resistant.
The paper beads are strung through a black waxed cotton cord. The necklace length can be adjusted with the little wooden bead.
My jewelry making process is incredibly time consuming and tedious, however, the final result always makes me smile. I hope it brings you the same joy 🙂
The necklace is adjustable with a maximum length of 30 inches.
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The necklace is part of my ‘Reincarnation’ collection, from old memories to new beginnings. View the entire collection.
The paper beads are protected using a sealant which allows the jewelry to be sweat and splash proof. However, they should not be immersed in water. Read detailed care instructions.
All items will arrive in beautiful handcrafted gift boxes, ready for gift giving.
I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this necklace! It’s so unique, looks great, it’s light-weight and comfortable! Thank you so much!
It is very delicate necklace! Small and cosy. Love it and look forward to wearing it this summer! Thank you, Devi, for little gift as well – you are a very talented artist!)
Even nicer in reality! Really lovely earrings – amazingly inventive use of paper. Nicely packaged.
Beautiful and excellent craftsmanship! My wife loves her new gift. Thank you so much PaperMelon!!!!
I have ordered many pair of earrings from this shop – some for myself and quite a few as gifts. EVERY pair of them is BEAUTIFUL. The craftsmanship ( the craftsWOmanship!) is AMAZING. The creativity, color and shapes are sooooo unique. The shop owner is so lovely -and so attuned to detail – even the packaging is beautiful! I wore these particular earrings this week and got SOOOOO many compliments. I am so glad I found this shop.