Tagua Nut Hoop
These measure 25mm and are about 4mm thick with a 1.5mm hole
All hoops vary slightly because they come from all different nuts, no two will be exactly the same in their fiber pattern. Please see photos
Tagua - also known as vegetable ivory - is grown in South America. Once harvested the seeds are allowed to dry for 3 months during which time they become very hard. They are then sliced and dyed with colorfast dyes. They are very lightweight and strong making them perfect for jewelry making.