6 sparkly colours Awaji knot earrings
Japanese Mizuhiki Awaji knot earrings in 6 sparkly colours
*bronze (sparkly brown)
*sparkly white (silver white)
* Stainless steel (hypoallergenic) ear wire
* Mizuhiki paper cords imported from Japan
* Since items are individually hand made, the sizes are slightly varied. The width of the knot is about 2.3cm at widest and the drop length is about 6.5cm.
Mizuhiki products are perfect gift for "wedding" (tie the knot) and "1st wedding anniversary" which is "paper anniversary" because Mizuhiki is made of paper!
What is Japanese Mizuhiki?
Mizuhiki art is a traditional Japanese art, using Mizuhiki paper cord. Yes, they are made of paper. The core of Mizuhiki cord is twisted paper and then dyed or wrapped with coloured thread, then knotted into shapes. This technique has been used for centuries for gift wrapping decorations including gorgeous engagement gifts from the groom's family to the bride's family, and for gift money envelopes. The simple white paper cord is also used to tie a Samurai's and Sumo wrestler's top knot!
Please be aware Mizuhiki items should be kept away from water and rain since the cords are made of paper.