Hessonite Moss Garnet Top Drilled Beads here!!!! These beads are fine quality. The moss inclusions are part of the natural beauty that this custom cut bead really show off. They are then custom cut in what we are calling a crown cut. The crown cut has long facets along the edges of the beads for a look and feel that is just simply luscious! You receive an 8" strand of these top quality beads graduated gently. The sizes range from 7 x 9mm to 11 x 14mm. The crown slices are 2.5-3mm in thickness. Approximately 56 beads per 8" strand with the fancy tassels. You won't find this custom cut anyplace else on the internet! Go ahead and enjoy some really unique beads... They are sooo much more beautiful in person! You won't believe your eyes. Hessonite Moss Garnet is a gem quality variety of garnet. Charaterized by it's honey-yellow to cinnamon-red color and moss-like inclusions. This garnet gem stone is a rare and wonderful find. Garnet gemstone beads have long been recognized for their use as an anti-inflammatory and blood-clotting agent. Garnets are said to keep wife, mother and family safe. Garnet is a birthstone for those born in January.
Metaphysical Goodness of garnet beads: Perhaps the strongest virtue of the garnet, is its ability to help one overcome depression. This gemstone has been known to dissolve ingrained behavior patterns that are no longer positive, and bypasses resistance or self-induced unconscious sabotage. It aids in letting go of useless or old ideas. Garnet revitalizes, purifies and balances energy, bringing serenity or passionate as appropriate. It removes inhibitions, taboos, anger and discord. It alleviates emotional disharmony, brings on a calming influence, and protects the wearer from being affected by the unwanted energy of others. Garnets are thought to be very helpful for those battling addictions. It strengthens the survival instinct in a crisis, or in extremely traumatic situations, bringing courage and hope where it seems like there is no way out. All in all, the stone keeps depression at bay. It promotes self-confidence and allows one’s inner spirit to radiate. Garnets are also said to balance the sex drive.