Leather is an example of a material where there are significant inefficiencies in the manufacturing process. It has been estimated that more than 800,000 tons of leather manufacturing waste is generated every year worldwide and the waste is usually sent directly to landfill. By using the shredded leathers to create earrings, I hope to transform the discarded leather into something you would wear, a pleasant for your ears, with a meaning. Handcrafted and lightweight. As they are shredded leathers, each pair is one of a kind with acrylic paint on it, DM for colour options, customization and more info! 100% real leather checked.