Advice from an elephant:
Make a big first impression
Don't work for peanuts
Be all ears
Know when to put your foot down
Look after your herd
Have grand ideas
Elephants, or ‘ndovu’ as they are known in Swahili, have long been celebrated by cultures worldwide as symbols of prosperity and good fortune.
Jewellery with meaning. Shikhazuri Jewellery was born out of a passion for African wildlife. After spending time rehabilitating animals who had fallen victim to poaching and human-wildlife conflict in Kenya, founder Shikha decided to use jewellery as a force for good. Her carefully curated collections raise funds for wildlife conservation projects and support the livelihoods of skilled artisans from Kenya’s informal sector. Her brand identity blends together her own name, Shikha, with the Swahili word ‘zuri’ which means beautiful.
Silver plated brass
Pendant size: approx. width 2.1 cm x length 3.4 cm
Chain length: can be fastened at 16, 17 or 18 inches