Mendi Strand Bracelet
- Traditionally handmade with Ethiopian materials
- Each bead is uniquely forged from recycled bullet casings
- Empowers women through safe and sustainable work
- Silver, Brass (all metal is lead and nickel free)
Bullets to Beauty Collection
Every bead is handmade using traditional skills from Ethiopian artisans. Brass bullet casings leftover from former war conflicts are collected from the fields, melted down, and forged into beads and strung into these beautiful finished designs. The makers of this collection demonstrate how even the most harmful materials can be remodeled into something beautiful.