Part of the Circle of Vie collection for spring/summer. Featuring button palette ranging from a lustrous seashell, river shell, and rejected designer brand buttons. Lightweight and minimal, perfect for the daily ensemble. These buttons are upcycled, reused from clothing, reject pieces from excess production, and deadstock from button factories. Hence there will be minor flaws, cracks, color spots that are not product flaws but what makes Vie truly special. The shell buttons are nearly 2 decades old and they still look lustrous and beautiful.
Material: Upcycled seashell button. Micron gold plated, lead & nickel-free brass suitable for sensitive skin.
Size: US 5 3/4 adjustable
Please note since all our products are handmade and handcrafted, no two pieces will be the same. There will be variations in color or texture.
1. What material are the rings made of?
A - Natural shell button I Nickel free I Plated.
2. Product care
A - Kindly do not wear the jewellery while working out, swimming or while taking shower. Always store in secured pouches or jewellery boxes.
3. How are the buttons selected?
A - Using verified old, leftover, and rejected buttons from the collection and other certified button factories; allowing us to reuse and repurpose these materials from being deposited in landfill and ocean; also the usage of machinery to produce raw materials is eliminated.
4. How are the rings sustainable ?
A - Millions of buttons are produced every year out of which 40% is rejected or wasted. We have sourced these buttons, upcycling them into jewelry. OEKO TEX certified buttons are bio-degradable, environment friendly. We do not use plastic, synthetic buttons.
5. What are rejected buttons?
A - All the buttons we upcycle have minor flaws, cracks, colour differences that make every designs unique and one of a kind.