Necklaces from Haiti: The Porcelain Angel

by: 2nd Story Goods

Category: Necklaces

A Necklace that Represents Life Change

Each handmade angel necklace represents five jobs in the developing world.

The Story Behind the Product

For each angel necklace, an artisan finds the porcelain, cleans, and shapes it; another prepares the intricate wire pieces for wrapping. An additional artisan, from a sister cooperative, makes the recycled paper bead for the head of the angel. A final artisan builds the wings. Christella is the artist that puts all the pieces together and insures that everything is done well. Christella, who leads the creative team who makes these necklaces, is a “light” in Jubilee, Haiti. All who work with her say she has an infectious smile and a quick wit. A true artist, she takes great pride in each of her creations. Christella's colleague, Christianna, who finishes each piece, is pictured here.

Product Details

Dimensions and Qualities
  • Dimensions: 1 1/2" to 2", depending on the necklace/li>
  • Adjustable necklace, maximum length 25", minimum 15"
  • Weight: 0.7 ounces
  • Made primarily from from porcelain and aluminum.
  • Includes a recycled paper bead and other materials
Origins and Guarantee
  • Made in Haiti
  • Created by artisans via 2nd Story Goods
  • Ships from the U.S.
  • 100% money back guarantee, for up to 90 days

Fair Trade Product Features

Made from primarily recycled material.

A beautiful addition to a casual outfit.

Creates jobs in Haiti, for people from extreme poverty situations.

Part of the Jesus' Economy shopping model, benefiting developing world communities.

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