Tagua animal pendants | Eighteen Rabbit Fair Trade

Tagua Animal Pendants


  • Description


What: These lovely little animal pendants make great presents or a special treat for yourself. Beautiful natural materials and a modern, simple design. We love the cute bunnies - but then we would say that, wouldn't we! Chain is approx. 90cm, pendant height is around 4cm. 

How: The pendant is hand carved from tagua (also known as "vegetable ivory"). The artisan selects a Tagua nut which is as close to the desired finished shape as possible, the nut is then formed useing a variety of sanding processes and polished to achieve a smooth surface. 

Who: These pendants are made by a fair trade cooperative in Ecuador.
Why: These beautiful little creatures are supporting an amazing creative community in Ecuador. By choosing vegetable ivory, you are also helping support the worldwide fight against poaching.