Colombia is the second flower exporter in the world after The Netherlands!
With a broad variety of roses, orchids, carnations, hydrangeas, anthuriums and more, the sector has a high social impact on the country. The flower industry generates more than 120,000 jobs.
This design represents a typical technique of Usiacuri in the Colombian department of Atlántico. These earrings are made from Iraca palm, which is used to make jewelry, bags and accessories due to its extremely strong and robust fiber. The braiding technique in the elaboration of products made with Iraca is one of the most richest traditions and most delicate techniques in Colombia.