Hand woven by indigenous Embera Chami artisans, each one-of-a-kind necklace represents a piece of Colombian culture, fusing modern designs with ancient tribal craftsmanship.
The Embera Chami tribe are known for their intricate and colorful bead work . They believe women bear the weight of the world on their shoulders. The necklaces are called Okama which means ‘path around the neck’ and the designs tell of a women’s history and role in the community.
Each necklace features beautiful bead detailing in a unique one-of-a-kind pattern.
Materials: Seed beads
Style / Size: Choker length
Where do items ship from?
All orders ship from within the United States.
How much is shipping?
Domestic orders over $50 USD ship free! Within the United States, there is a flat fee of $4.00 for orders valued at $1-$49 USD. Tracking information is provided via email. Packages do not include signature confirmation and will be delivered to mailbox/doorsteps accordingly. (Valid in United States only.) Need it fast? Shoot us an email before placing your order and we'll work with you to make it happen. Expedited fees will apply.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes! With our love for travel it wouldn't be fair for our worldwide friends to miss out! There's a country option at checkout, and if you need any assistance please let us know. International shipping rates will apply. Customs information will be provided as required by law and the customer is responsible for any import fee's. Packages are sent via USPS First Class mail. Tracking information will be provided to you via email. For expedited delivery please contact us before placing your order.
Do you ship to APO's / FPO?
Absolutely. A tracking number will be provided via USPS, however, once in transit to an FPO/APO, the addresses are no longer traceable for security reasons. This means it may take a bit longer than usual to receive your package so please allow a few extra days for arrival.
What about returns and exchanges?
Due to the handmade nature of the products in this shop, returns and exchanges will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase please contact us and we'll work with you to make it right. In the event of a return, refunds will ONLY be issued AFTER the item has been received at our return address.
Tax will be charged only to orders shipped within the state of Tennessee, United States.