COLLECTION

 

Gemstones

In ancient times, people believed in natural gemstones for healing and protective properties. Today, people still believe in the healing powers of gemstones, but they are also used for their natural beauty as fashion accessories. Part of their charm is that gemstone also carry different meanings. Here are some popular ones:

 

                                                                                                                                                                                    Agate is known as a protection stone. Agate is supposed to attract strength and prevents stress by providing a deep calming energy.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Turquoise is supposed to be an excellent stone for spiritual attunement and healing of the  spirit. This reconstituted turquoise collection is made from chalky turquoise that is ground into powder and mixed with dyes and epoxy then moulded into a solid form. The stone is then cut and placed into the jewelry.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Onyx provides protection against negative energies, fortifies self confidence and  sharpen your senses.
                                                                                                                                            The Gemstones used in our collections are mixed with other interesting beads and accents like crystals, pearls, shell and metal ornaments to create a unique, fashionable accessories. All accessories are exclusively handmade.
                                                                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Natural Jade - Jade or "Yu" in Chinese is a protective stone guarding against accidents and misfortune. It will also bring good fortune and good health to the wearer. Jade is especially popular with the Chinese. Most Jade comes from China and Burma and are hand-carved by craftsmen in China. Colours can vary from shades of greens to lilac to brown hue.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Emerald Jade - This collection offers an affordable version of translucent jadeite jewelry which could otherwise be very expensive. The jade stone base is enhanced to a clear and dark green colour to simulate jadeite. These stones are then set with cubic zirconia on rhodium plating to provide a finished jewelry-like look.



                                                                                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Cloisonné is an ancient technique used for decorating metal based objects which continues to be popular till today. Cloisonné beads are available in updated designs and provide interesting ethnic accents to accessory pieces.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Cinnabar is named after the mineral cinnabar which in the early years was used for its red pigment to colour chinese carved lacquer ware. However, this is no longer used and red dyes are used instead to colour the wood resin beads. Chinese tradition believes that red brings good luck and fortune, and moreover red is also a popular accent colour to wear. In this collection, cinnabar beads are mixed with gemstones, pearls or crystals. This cinnabar collection is a combination of wood ash and resin.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Glassbeads - Colourful, handmade glass beads are used to create this fun and vibrant collection.