ARTICLE22 celebrates stories of positive transformation and makes a real impact through jewelry handmade in Laos. Titled Peacebomb, every piece of ARTICLE22 is made using recycled materials from Vietnam War bombs, plane parts, military hardware and other aluminum scraps. The brand embodies the innovation that the fashion industry needs more of – using recycled materials to produce beautiful globally-marketable products, while equipping locals artisans with new skill sets and providing them with a sustainable source of income. ARTICLE22 gives back to clear more unexploded bombs in Laos and to support traditional artisans and their community.
250 million bombs dropped. 80 million failed to detonate. Each Peacebomb jewel helps clear UXO from land in Laos.