Makar Sankranti Necklace
Makar Sankranti is an Indian harvest festival dedicated to the Hindu sun god, Surya.
This unique sun pendant necklace is made of paper beads that I lovingly handcrafted from craft paper. The sun has a scarlet red centre with a golden spiral (made of strong cardboard), and golden rays (made of paper beads) . The sun pendant is attached to a string of golden paper beads, adding to the richness and elegance.
The necklace has a naturally oxidized sterling silver hook for closure.
The sun pendant has a diameter of 2.5 inches(6.3 cm). The necklace measures 16 inches (41 cm) long.
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This necklace is part of my ‘Incredible India’ collection, cherishing the culture and diversity of my homeland. View the entire collection : http://bit.ly/2BbHv2e.
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 here.
All items will arrive in beautiful handcrafted gift boxes, ready for gift giving.
Admirable creative artistry, beautiful color sense, lovely and unique necklace. Outstanding customer service. Excellent packaging as well. Thank you!
The earrings are my love!They are so cosy and warm – match any outfit!
The necklace is exactly what I was looking for in a first anniversary present for my wife. That the seller can create something so beautiful (and sturdy) out of paper is amazing. The seller was also extremely communicative and attentive. Highly recommended.
I recently bought these earrings. It is really so hard to believe that they are created out of paper waste given its flawless finish and design😍😍😍. A big shout- out to the founder of Papermelon, Devi Chand, who single-handedly created this beautiful piece👏👏👏.
I loved how beautifully the earrings were packed and delivered to me. I believe, more than a product, it’s the story behind it that matters. Papermelon understands the concept well and presents it just the right way.
This is a really neat pendant. Got it as a birthday gift for my niece. I think she’ll love it. Very well made and sent in a cute gift box. Packaged well and arrived in perfect condition. It only took 15 days to get from India to the east coast of the US. I don’t think that is bad at all. It is also nice that this is an adjustable necklace. Very unique!!
I was so excited to open this beautiful package with lovely stamps from India. The packaging was as meticulously crafted as the necklace itself. The photos are accurate to what I received- I wish I had measured myself and requested an inch of the length to be taken off. I wouldn’t dare do it now because I love the delicate fastener. I’m seriously considering the earrings now.