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Delicate hummingbird pendant.
Handmade from solid Oak wood.
Cut individually from sustainably sourced Oak wood using a scroll Saw in our West Wales workshop.
The cord is black 2mm cord - you can choose genuine leather or faux (vegan) 'leather' - and the lobster clasp is silver-plated
The pendant itself has been treated with several coats of our homemade beeswax and Tung Oil wax, which gives it the sheen that you see in the photos.
Dimensions – the hummingbird is 5.5cm tall x 6cm wide. The wood is between 0.6cm and 0.8cm thick.
The pendant will be sent to you in a bubble wrap envelope.
Hummingbirds have a long history of folklore and symbolism in native cultures. The Aztecs saw them as messengers between them and their ancestors or the gods. In Native American culture, hummingbirds are seen as healers and bringers of love, good luck and joy.
In Central America, they are a sign of love and will bring love to the person who spots them.
While there is no direct mention of hummingbirds in the Bible, they are sometimes considered to be a messenger from Heaven, gently nudging us to move on and release the burden of people or things that have passed and can no longer be a part of our lives.
When a loved one has recently passed away, they may be a sign that the loved one has successfully made it to the other side and is doing just fine.
Some people also see them as signs from Angels, reminding us to follow what makes us happy and to enjoy the present moment.
Source - https://wootandhammy.com/blogs/news/hummingbird-meaning-what-does-a-hummingbird-symbolize-spirit-animal-meaning
gorlech are Claire and Paul, woodcrafters based in rural West Wales.
This pendant necklace was hand-crafted by us in our home workshop from wood we sourced ourselves whilst managing a local woodland. We are passionate about the importance of woodlands and the role that wood can play in shaping a more sustainable future.
Wood is a unique, in that – if harvested correctly - it is a completely sustainable, carbon-neutral and zero-waste material. It is also warm, tactile and inherently beautiful. Our ancestors knew this, and we hope to follow in their tradition by providing high-quality, hand-crafted alternatives to the mass-produced items sold in big stores across the globe.
By purchasing this pendant you will be joining us on our journey to put wood back in our homes and our hearts.
Care and maintenance information - As this pendant has been waxed, to care for it simply wipe over with a damp cloth or duster (never submerge in water).
Item 2069. Multi SS Hummingbird
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- North America: 5-10 business days
- Europe: 3-5 business days
- UK: 2-5 business days
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Our products (and the packaging for our products) are not toys and are not suitable for children under 3 years of age due to small parts.
Many of our products are made of surplus, recycled or 'waste wood'. Consequently there may be marks, blemishes and splits on the product, but these will not compromise the structural integrity of the item (i.e. we do not sell products that we think will break with normal use!). We think that these marks, blemishes and splits are what gives our pieces their individual and rustic charm.
All of our items are finished with our homemade beeswax and raw Tung oil ‘butter’ to bring out the best in our wood products. Where an item is intended for food use, we use ‘Tung Oil’ (which is safe for this purpose and doesn’t leave an unpleasant taste which could contaminate food). Items with evidence of woodworm have been appropriately treated.
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Aug 31, 2020
Really pretty little necklace. The wood is lovely. Given as a gift and has been much admired.
May 20, 2020
Perfect little hummingbird - arrived fast. Very pleased. Thank you.