Each ALWAN pair starts with hardwood curls from machine work in the Johi studio. We hand dye and stiffen the curls before pairing them up with clay, wood, and gemstone beads. Alwan means colors in Arabic, and across our newest #SaveYourScraps adornment, we’ve got plenty of em!
Alwan Earrings | Dyed Red Oak
Hardwoods used in the ALWAN Collection include Beech, Maple, Oak, Monkeypod, Walnut, and Wattle. These are paired with wood, clay, and gemstone beads (varies). Our currently in-stock pairs use silver-plated or silver-filled jewelry findings (hooks & headpins).