Soko x Laura Siegel Stacked Horn Necklace (Partial)
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This stunning limited edition piece is part of the Soko x Laura Siegel collaboration, an exclusive design partnership connecting one of Canada’s foremost ethical fashion designers with artisanal craftsmanship in Kenya. Trapezoids of hand carved horn rest on their edges against the chest, separated by geometric brass beads. The sequence of natural horn shapes stand upright to form an organic layered volume that drapes the neck. The partial version hangs from a brass chain, creating a focal point just below the collar bone. Each necklace is one of a kind, handmade in the Nairobi workshops of Soko artisans, using ethically sourced horn and upcycled brass. Available in natural or overdyed chestnut horn.
Made to Order. This product is made especially for you and will take up to one month to complete. At Soko, we believe that employing small-scale producers as independent artisans is the most ethical form of fashion production. Due to the complex design and time required to create this one-of-a-kind necklace, please expect your product within 6 weeks of purchase. Trust us, it will be worth the wait.
Due to limited availability, this product is not eligible for any promotional discounts.
- Materials: Horn, Brass
- Overall Length: 10" L; Adjustable Chain
- Style #: LS02N, LS02BR
- As this product is handmade, each is one of a kind and may vary slightly.
- Discounts may not applied to this product.
The Soko x Laura Siegel capsule collection features four limited edition pieces created through the design partnership between Laura Siegel, one of Canada’s foremost ethical fashion designers and Soko artisan - Bundi.
About Laura Siegel: Laura Siegel is an award-winning fashion designer based in New York. Her ethically handcrafted, easy to wear textured pieces are designed in collaboration with artisans in Asia and Latin America. Her work has taken her to all corners of the globe, enabling the young designer to work for and collaborate with international designers such as Megan Park, Life with Bird, Yigal Azrouel, Luca Luca, and Arthur Mendonca. Siegel’s travels and insights into diverse design processes and unique production methods have shaped her ethically handcrafted collection while enabling artisans in third world countries to preserve their cultures and crafts. Siegel’s mission: To ethically handcraft easy-to-wear, textured designer pieces while enabling artisans in third world countries to continue their uniquely creative skills.
About Bundi: Bundi is a horn artisan based just outside Nairobi, however frequents Uganda where he sources the raw horn for his beautiful creations. With over ten years of experience working with horn, Bundi is well known in the artisan communities for his industry expertise and high quality craftsmanship. Local markets around Nairobi are stocked with Bundi’s products, and he also collaborates with other artisans to help them source materials for their work. At his workshop, Bundi works with a team of four to eight apprentices, passing on his artisanal skill set and providing employment for youth in the community.
To see all of Bundi's products click here.