Article22 - Arrow Bangle - Crafted in Laos from bombs
Materials + Certification
- Material: Military Aluminum - Upcycled by Craftmen in Laos
- Social Certification: MAG (Mines Advisory Group) safely & expertly clear some of the 80 million unexploded bombs contaminating land in Laos.
- Ethical brand made with Love for more social impact
Handcrafted in Laos
Hand cast re-purposed military grade aluminum – Article22 PEACEBOMB Al metal includes Vietnam War era bombs, plane parts, military hardware and other aluminum scrap.
Finished in New York
East meets West. Each PEACEBOMB Al piece is authentically handcrafted in Laos and finished in Vientiane or New York.
- Article22 Arrow Bangle is sold by unit / Price per item
Small 2.4” / 6.2cm
- Standard 2.5”/ 6.5cm
For women, the most common size is "Standard". To find out which size you are, place your knuckles flat against a ruler, measure the width of your pointer knuckle to pinky knuckle.
Choose SML or STD if 3” or less.
Learn more about me:
"Arrows point forwards without forgetting the past." ARTICLE 22
Combine style and meaning with this bangle. For a total-look, you can addition several bracelets, very attractive on your glowing summer skin.
Made from recycled military grade, you are offering a new purpose to this war items.
Their PEACEBOMB Al metal includes Vietnam War era bombs, plane parts, military hardware and other aluminum scrap. They are mastering the up-cycling process.
Article 22 is one of these beautiful stories we love to share. Re-purposing these war materials permits to demine Laos. The brand contributes to MAG (Mines Advisory Group) to safely and expertly clear some of the 80 million unexploded bombs contaminating land in Laos.
Also, the brand supports Laotian craftsmen livelihoods, their village development, their community and further de-mining efforts. You might have seen Article 22 products on Emma Watson. She loves the brand and so we do!
Aluminum is not toxic, Article22 has tested their product in a Swiss laboratory in 2009. The metal is not toxic as no chemical were used during the war in Vietnam & Laos. This bomb aluminum is actually ia very premium material that get more beautiful after time. Article22 continue to test metal lots from time to time, most recently in April 2016 and are confirmed as compliant with CA Proposit ion 65.
Take care of me
- Wear me constantly, also in water.
- PEACEBOMB Al does not have to be removed in water. Bangles can be worn constantly. Metal does not tarnish. With wear, each piece becomes uniquely yours and may acquire a polished patina from the natural oils of your skin.