The bracelet is made from cork string, natural vegan material resembling leather. This is a super strong, fire retardant, water resistant organic product. Few words about cork material. Cork is an impermeable buoyant material, the phellem layer of bark tissue that is harvested for commercial use primarily from Quercus suber (the Cork Oak), which is endemic to Portugal. Cork is composed of suberin, a hydrophobic substance and, because of its impermeable, buoyant, elastic, and fire retardant properties, it is used in a variety of products, the most common of which is wine stoppers. The montado landscape of Portugal produces approximately half of cork harvested annually worldwide. Curiosity: Cork can be harvested once every 9 years off the same tree. The bracelet is handmade, using a round cork string 3mm in diameter and a celtic brass charm. The bracelet is adjustable in width, using 2 sliding (sometimes called Chinese) knots. Due to the nature of cork, it is more difficult to slide the knot, than it would be using a coated leather string. The bracelet is available in following sizes: Small Medium Large Extra Large. Please see size chart below. The bracelet is available in light colored cork and in chocolate colored cork. Wrist Size chart. Small: ...
- Color: Beige or chocolate brown string
- Brand: Black Cat Called Pedro
- ASIN: B06Y36NMD8