“ knots for africa, the individually handmade range that uses up-cycled and new semi-precious bead combinations and elements - uniquely crafted from the imagination, inspired by the holistic and soothing elements of gemstones. “ - fluorite is an inspirational birthstone for April
Alluringly beautiful, Honey Comb Cut, Fluorite beads ranging from light oceanic green to deep mysterious amethyst rich colors have been strung together to create this piece.
Each bead has been individually knotted with joy on soft Aqua blue Nylon emphasizing the natural coloring of each stone and features a scattering of silvered Hematite spacers reminiscent of shimmering sparkles on a calm ocean.
At 51cm in length this piece is crafted to suit lite summery looks that will entice you to reach for it even on a winters day.
It makes a wonderful gift for someone expecting to deliver twins as Fluorite is known for its twin crystal characteristics.
From the Artist:
“I have always enjoyed working with this incredibly soft and gentle natured gemstone. It has inspired me to collect them throughout the years in some of the most beautiful tones and rare cuts I was able to procure. Fluorite is the kind of gemstone that is almost irresistible to touch. I am reminded of nature in Spring and fresh landscapes edged by the ocean.” - Joe
Good for blood vesels and the spleen (this is not a medical recommendation please see this in context)
Helps to ground excessive energy, particularly mental, emotional, and nervous energy
Cubic crystal twins - these are two crystals that are intergrown - see the green and purple of the featured piece fused together or darker crystal lines in the beads.
Why this item costs more:
The Cut! Fluorite is a level 4 hardness stone and difficult to cut without shattering - Honey Comb cuts are viewed as rare and difficult to procure and so becomes noted as collectable.