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Maasai Zulugrass Necklace

$49.00 Sale Price:   $29.99

Price: $49.00 Sale Price:   $29.99

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When drought threatened the livelihood of Kenya's Maasai in the late 1990s, beadwork, which is part of their cultural heritage, became key to helping them maintain an independent lifestyle. Using their beading skills, Maasai women use the abundant grasses of the Rift Valley, paired with Czech glass and acacia wood beads, to create these lightweight and ecologically conscious necklaces.


Adjustable: 16"L to 22"L


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Maasai Zulugrass Necklace
 
3.7

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        5.0

        Charming

        By UT-Volunteer

        from Knoxville, TN

        Verified Buyer

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            • Wear To Work Or For Play

            Comments about Maasai Zulugrass Necklace:

            Adjustable length makes it very versatile. Works well for work or play.

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            • No
             
            2.0

            Not great

            By LRM2164

            from NYC

            Verified Buyer

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                  Comments about Maasai Zulugrass Necklace:

                  I had higher hopes for this necklace, but like some others commented it looks cheap for the price.

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                  • Yes
                   
                  5.0

                  Different sort of statement necklace!

                  By shekky

                  from arizona

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                        Comments about Maasai Zulugrass Necklace:

                        work or casual for me, but other people I'm sure could dress it up to a point....I love being able to buy items I love while helping others at the same time.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

                        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        Beautiful

                        By Anas A. Kazkaz

                        from Riyadh, KSA

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                              Comments about Maasai Zulugrass Necklace:

                              My wife like it.

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • Yes

                              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Lovely Zulugrass Necklace

                              By Kathy

                              from Puerto Rico

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Beautiful Cool colors
                              • Silky Soft Cord
                              • Sturdy Adjustable Cord
                              • Unique and pretty
                              • Well Made

                              Cons

                              • no cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Dress up or down

                              Comments about Maasai Zulugrass Necklace:

                              This necklace complements many outfits. The beads are beautiful, subdued cool colors. Th necklace is not too heavy and is comfortable to wear. It is well made and in the back has an adjustable silk-like cord that adjusts through finished wooden beads.

                              Kudos to the African women for their initiative and time in making this pretty necklace!

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                              • No

                              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              1.0

                              Very Dissapointed.

                              By Cookie

                              from Saratoga Springs NY

                              Verified Buyer

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                                • Very flimsy

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                                  Comments about Maasai Zulugrass Necklace:

                                  This necklace looks great in the picture but it is thin and flimsy and comes in a cellophane bag! I have bought many things at the National Geographic Store and have always been pleased with my purchases, but this time the necklace was not as pictured.

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