Día de los Muertos Earrings. Skulls, Black Glass Flowers & Black Diamond Swarovski Crystal. Long or Short versions. Halloween. Silver.
Día de los Muertos Earrings with Howlite Skulls. The pressed Czech glass flowers and Swarovski Crystal in a gorgeous Black Diamond colour. The design also include tiny Hematite beads and fluted vintage metal beads.
The Howlite carved skull is the symbol for the celebration of The Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de los Muertos), it is a holiday celebrated in many parts of the world, which directs honour and reverence towards loved ones and ancient ancestors.
The name Hematite is derived from the Ancient Greek word for blood because a powdered form of Hematite can be red, as used in early forms of rouge. Hematite grounds and protects us. It strengthens our connection with the earth, making us feel safe and secure. It endows us with courage, strength, endurance and vitality. A "stone for the mind", Hematite stimulates concentration and focus, enhancing memory and original thought.
Howlite a calcium borosilicate hydroxide stone. Howlite has an extremely calming energy and can be used to relieve anxiety, tension and intense emotions. It is said to be able to calm the mind reducing fretful thoughts and helping you to relax in preparation for sleep or meditation.
✩Size (all measurements are approximate)✩
Short version-5cm in pierced and non-pierced
Long version-10cm, from top of earwire to bottom
Earrings come as standard suitable for pierced ears.
*Long version- because of the large kidney wire findings these earrings are also suitable to wear through gauged flesh tunnels.
*Short pierced version- comes with a secure lever back finding. If you want a non-pierced earwire, just add a message to me on your "shopping cart/Add a note to your order". If you do not include a message I will assume that you want the finding as shown in the photo/chosen from drop down menu.
Your purchase will come gift wrapped in a lovely organza bag, acid free coloured/patterned tissue paper (colour+patterns may vary depending on season/item) and a sturdy outer packing mini corrugated cardboard box, ready to give as a loving gift to someone special or for a treat for yourself.
If you have any special requests, please ask.
✩The hand photo✩
Meet Mephisto the measuring hand, he will help show you the rough scale of the jewellery. The hand is exactly the same size as my own hand (I’m an average UK ladies size 7 glove).
If you like these earrings see my other listings for a beautiful matching necklace, or if none are listed you can request a custom design. Please message me if you are interested in matching/coordinating items.