Annah Chakola’s family has been in the Indian textile business for over a century and a half, so to say working with fabric is in her blood wouldn’t be that far of a reach. After years of witnessing beautiful fabrics ends and threads going to waste, Annah decided to turn one man’s trash into another woman’s treasure. Each piece that Annah designs for Boho Gypsy’s recycled fabric collection is carefully handcrafted by a registered Global Fair Trade women’s collective in Northern India. She’s forged relationships with many similar initiatives around the globe to help bring her designs to fruition. Supporting other mom and pop shops — no matter where they are — is important to this conscientious entrepreneur.
THREE CLOVE PENDANT
She loved the herbal remedies her mother used to give her as a child. There were plants that could cure it all. A little mix of a leafy green and egg white could fix a cold, ginger and honey erased those stomach pangs, neem leaves helped with skin problem, cloves helped with those deep tooth aches. Certain herbs and spices still take her back to being an infant. Cloves being one of them. She now throws in a few for flavor her hot toddy...
Each clove is gold electroplated using traditional Indian jewelry making techniques to maintain the texture and shapes that give it the natural feel that is part of the beauty of each piece.
Gold plated cloves
18k gold plating
17 inch chain with 2 inch extender