Craftswomen in South Africa create these adorable hooks by hand using white and silver beads, metal, and plastic wire. Each hook features detailed wire wrapping, a hanging loop, a beaded knob.
Perfect for a light jacket or scarf, the hooks are fair trade and ensure sustainable incomes for many families in the KwaZulu-Natal region.
Beading is a major industry in South Africa that brings income and independence to women and their families, as well as funding the fight against HIV/AIDS. Many artisans are home-based and work in small groups, having learned intricate beading techniques from previous generations and community friends.