We only use raffia fiber from Madagascar, directly coming from the palm trees leafs. It is specific to the country, making it rare and unique. It is an environmentally-friendly material that regenerates after being extracted. Our suppliers use dying techniques that respect their health and safety.
The leather used for all The Noces accessories comes from the so famous Malagasy zebu – a type of bovid that you see everywhere (from your plate to the stamp or the bank note). It is not among threatened species, and remains a key player within Malagasy economy and daily life.
As you may guess, the horn comes from the zebu. It is a raw material that requires a traditional technique to cut, polish, design and dye if necessary. The natural colors of the zebu horn vary but we can safely say they include brown, black, grey and sometimes nude / yellow.