Metalsmiths for Change

Aisha / Courtney - @AishaLikesIt & @CDLJewelry

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  • Regular price $200.00


STOP!! Please do not purchase this listing if you did not receive instructions from the artist or Metalsmiths for Change on Instagram. 

 

BUYER INSTRUCTIONS:

1. If you are the winner of this piece, add this item to your cart along with any other additional winnings, and proceed to checkout.

2. After paying, DM the artist(s) your shipping address to receive your item(s).

Some artists may send a separate invoice for shipping. Each shipping fee is listed in each auction auction post. Please note that it is the responsibility of the artist to ship this item, and no refunds can be granted after funds have been donated. 

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AUCTION DETAILS

✨AUCTION✨ This 24-hr auction starts August 7th at 10am PT and ends August 8th at 10am PT. Auction proceeds benefit National Black Food & Justice Alliance (95%) & the Metalsmiths for Change Fund (5%)

HOW TO BID: Comment your bid under the "🔥PLACE BIDS HERE🔥" comment, and TAG who you are outbidding by clicking "reply" to the highest bidder. See the highlighted story for examples.

ARTIST: @AishaLikesIt  @CDLJewelry

ITEM DESCRIPTION: Double Helix

As long as we have been around, people have used plaiting, braiding, and weaving to protect, clothe, adorn, feed, and tell stories. This piece represents a chance to tell that story.

A collaboration between CDL Jewelry and Aisha Likes It, discussion for this piece began as a leap of faith. Strands of Ghanaian and Indonesian beads in shades of blue and red are bound and interwoven together with navy leather cord and then attached to a stunning sterling silver and brass micro-mosaic. Evoking both naaxein weaving and African hair braiding styles, this piece is one of a kind.

Shipping: Free US // $15 International