Slice of tagua cut into 2, from Colombia. They are sold in pairs, perfect for making earrings. Dimensions: approximately 3 / 4cm Colors: black, dark blue, light blue, dark green, light green, purple, lilac, pink, red, orange, yellow, white
Tagua, also called "vegetable ivory" is the result of a Palm tree from parts of Latin America (Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela,...). Its natural color and consistency reminds of ivory, hence its name.
Part of our Little haberdashery sales profits is donated to a combination of children in Latin America: Niños de Papel
We are also a program of carbon. CO2 emissions in our supplies are thus mitigated by participating in renewable energy and environmental projects.