Lehti means leaf. Lehti necklace comes with a 60cm long silver chain with a lock. The necklace highlight the beauty of natural wood and combine it with elegant timeless shapes. The leaf like forms move freely in the chain. Each leaf is handmade, so the size can vary a little. Lehti double birch bark necklace is made of Finnish birch bark, which has its own unique pattern.
Wood is a living material and every piece has its own color and texture. It means, that the texture and color can be little different from piece to piece. The origin of the wood we use: pine – Finland, birch – Finland, oak – Germany.
viilu jewelry’s colored inner part is birch veneer, that is through-dyed. Compared to lacquer finishing, through-dyed wood will not loose its color when you are using it. The main ingredient used in coloring is water. The coloring is done in Finland. Here you find more information about the wood we use.
Our silver parts are 100% recycled silver, except the silver chains. The silver chains are from Italy.
Avoid contact with water, this way your viilu jewelry will last long. You can oil the wooden surface, if it has some scratches or has been in contact with water. Take a closer look into our care instructions.
The lehti necklaces are made by hand at our studio. This way we want to honor the material and give a hand made touch to it. The materials are carefully chosen. We use only certified European wood. We produce our jewelry as sustainable as possible.
Every viilu jewelry is delivered in a packaging, which is made of cardboard, outer part out of recycled cardboard. Our packaging contains no plastic and they are produced in Finland.