Sesotunawa - Made in the Philippines

T'dak Droplet Earrings

Regular price $40.00 CAD
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Only 5 items in stock!

Designed by T’boli brass-casters, our T’dak Droplet Earrings were inspired by their home, the surrounding bodies of water and its abundant sourceーthe rain. It's a small, everyday reminder to nurture our connection to the natural world that supports us.

Our T'dak Droplet Earrings were designed and handcrafted by Indigenous T’boli artisans of Lake Sebu, South Cotabato in the Philippines. The T’boli are celebrated as visionary brass-casters, wood workers, and “Dreamweavers”. The art of Temwel (brass-casting) is an honoured tradition passed down for generations.

Each of our earrings were handmade in small batches to showcase the highest quality T’boli craftsmanship available. Naturally, this means your jewelry will have small imperfections and a unique character to it.

  • Proudly designed and handcrafted by the T’boli brass-casters of Lake Sebu, South Cotabato
  • Made with brass recycled from various objects
  • Height is 1.5 inches
  • With love and wear, our brass accessories will naturally darken over time. Re-polish with vinegar, ketchup, or a paste of lemon juice and baking soda. Rinse with warm water, then wipe dry until shiny and new again!
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Sesotunawa

Sesotunawa
Sesotunawa is a Tboli indigenous owned social enterprise that celebrates the art and stories of Lake Sebu, Mindanao through handmade brass (also called temwel) and beaded products. Kuya Joel is Sesotunawa’s co-founder and master brass caster where he’s started learning Temwel from watching and helping his grandmother roll wax and cast brass in her workshop. Sesotunawa is named after the Tboli virtue that translates into "the spirit of working together".