What are the La Kivas made of?
The main material is high quality Finnish Plywood from local factory 30 km from La Kiva studio. 3mm thick birch plywood is light like feather yet super strong. Perfect for bold and big earrings.
Birch plywood has stunning structural beauty of timber and its grown strong in cold northern climate. It is known all over the world ad highly valued.
Our secondary material is acryl. Mainly recycled from UK, but not all, it depends on design. Acryl is also light and strong with vivid colors, giving our Neo futuristic designs final touch.
Metal parts are selection of different materials. All the metal attached your ear are always surgical steel aka stainless steel. Its safe and does not release nickel.
We order our metal from Finnish suppliers with have strict EU based policies for stainless steel.
Other materials are gilded brass or real gold, depends on design, but all these details you can find from shop on each product.