*Our Organic Body Jewelry and Gauged Earrings should only be used in well healed piercings.* Please care for your organic body jewelry or gauged earrings in the following way:
cleaning: -clean gently on occasion, as needed, with a mild soap and water. -dry thoroughly. -condition your organic jewelry lightly with jojoba oil or another natural oil intended for organic jewelry care. Wipe away excess oil. -do not soak in anything, do not boil or autoclave.
storage: store in a cool, dry place. (such as your dresser top or jewelry box.) do not leave for extended time in your car, sunny window, or other hot or sunny place. do not leave your organic jewelry in a place where it is wet or moist.
Natural Fair-Trade Organic Gauge Jewelry
At Western Bohemian Carved Jewelry, our organic jewelry and earrings are Fair-Trade, hand-crafted by highly skilled traditional artisans from only Earth-Friendly natural and organic materials. All our Materials are responsibly harvested. We work directly with the craftspeople to ensure the utmost in quality and satisfaction.
*By purchasing this product you are supporting traditional arts and culture, helping the craftsmen and their families to improve the quality of their lives.
Historical piercing and lobe stretching
Piercing and stretching of the ear lobes is a time honored tradition practiced by tribal and ethnic cultures across the globe.
Stretching and piercing is practiced by many peoples, including Animists, Buddhists, Hindu, Atheists and Indigenous cultures throughout the World. This cultural practice is time honored, and the people who participate in it hold piercing and stretching of the ears in ritual regard and as a rite of passage, mark of knowledge & beauty regardless of their beliefs or cultural history. On every populated continent there exists a community of people or groups of individuals who use piercing and stretching in combination with unique organic body jewelry, gauged earrings and adornments, including you.
* Need help with finding your size? not sure if you need 4g ? ...see our gauge size chart here
When you buy Western Bohemian organic horn, bone & wood jewelry you are supporting traditional arts, and the families that practice them. All of our Organic Jewelry is hand carved, one piece at a time. Western Bohemian strives to provide quality, unique, hand-crafted Earth-friendly jewelry to satisfy the soul and the Earth... Your purchase supports traditional crafts and families and is a choice to make a purchase that supports environmentally responsible living and the human race. All of our organic body jewelry and earrings are hand-carved by traditional artists in natural materials. Our materials are responsibly harvested and we support art and culture, improving the quality of life and providing jobs where there may otherwise be none. We work directly with the craftspeople to create our wood gauged jewelry and all of our organic carved jewelry.