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Style our printed Ngalyipi earrings with your favourite midi skirt & sandals for a vacation look we love! These earrings feature lightweight printed metal and are designed by Indigenous artist Pauline Napangardi Gallagher.
This artwork encapsulates the movement of the Ngalyipi - a rope-like creeper vine that climbs up the trunks and limbs of trees - which was collected by a group of powerful ancestral women on their travels in the Mina Mina Dreamtime. The Ngalyipi is used as a ceremonial wrap and a strap to carry coolamons.
Return policy: Due to hygiene and safety reasons we cannot accept any returns of earrings. Please note if the item is faulty, it is of course exempt from this rule.
Style: Printed Metal Earrings, Front printed with artwork and back plain black.
Material: Lightweight printed metal. Stainless steel details and French hooks.
Sizing: 5cm (H) x 2cm (W)
Artist: Pauline Napangardi Gallagher
This painting portrays a specific part of Mina Mina Dreaming, a story about a group of powerful ancestral women. 'Ngalyipi' is a rope-like creeper that climbs up the trunks and limbs of trees. The women during their travels collected this vine. It is used as a ceremonial wrap and a strap to carry coolamons and water carriers. Ngalyipi is also used to tie around the forehead to cure headaches and bind cuts.
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Love this design my friend will love them
Beautiful earrings, the colours go with a range of my pastel and denim clothing. The first time I wore them I had 2 people complement me and ask where they’re from! First time in a long time someone noticed a piece of jewellery that was unique on me.
Beautiful earrings, look really good with many outfits
Very beautiful well made earrings
Beautiful colours, deadly design and comfortable to wear.
MEET THE ARTIST
Pauline Napangardi Gallagher
Aboriginal Warlpiri woman
Pauline has been painting Warlukurlangu Artists since 2006 . She paints her father’s stories – Pikilyi Jukurrpa (Pikilyi Dreaming) and Mina Mina Jukurrpa (Mina Mina Dreaming), Dreamings that relate to her land, its features and animals. Pauline loves colour and uses an unrestricted palette to develop a modern interpretation of her traditional Aboriginal culture.