Cycle of Joy Bike Chain Ornament

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Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.  -Henri J.M. Nouwen

This chain may have reached its final cycle for use on a moving bicycle, but has been given new joyful life as a wall hanging or dangling ornament. 

Upcycled bike chain products are made by underprivileged artisans in India as they develop their craft skills and joyfully support their communities. 

Soldered together for strength and coated in protective bronze.

-features holes for mounting on wall and ribbon for hanging

-4"x 2" 

Meet the Artisans

Mira Fair Trade empowers women and communities by helping them attain long-term sustainability and economic independence through the Fair Trade model. Rather than perpetuating reliance on traditional charitable donations, they organization focuses on empowering artisans by helping them build skills in craftsmanship and business.

In addition, Mira involves themselves with local groups building schools and working on irrigation and water projects, to provide the infrastructure necessary for artisans to have control of their production conditions and community well being.