Large beads make beautiful center pieces in long necklaces. Make them into pendants with some wire and bead caps, add some tassels or charms and enjoy the feel of natural gemstone in your handmade jewelry.
Natural green aventurine. The beads are 18mm big. Hole size: 1,1-1,3mm. Sold per pkg of 2 beads. Note: the image gives you a good general idea of what the stone looks like, but colors and patterns of natural stones may vary from lot to lot.
Aventurine is a type of non-translucent quartz. It can be green or brown and shimmers softly due to the small, natural mica particles within the stone.
Large beads like these are not always perfect. When a large gemstone is being formed into a bead, it's natural mineral fractures, small uneven areas or micro geodes are still there and may sometimes be seen in some beads. They are a natural part of the stone.