Wholesale Chinese amazonite and Russian amazonite beads, body jewelry and pendants for bead shops and jewelry designers

Amazonite Beads

Amazonite is a type of feldspar which crystallizes in the form of a short prismatic crystals. We carry both Chinese amazonite and green Russian amazonite beads at wholesale prices. Amazonite is the rare green variety of microcline that is used as a semiprecious stone. It is also known as amazon stone. The name microcline comes from two Greek words meaning little and inclined, referring to the cleavage angle's slight inclination from ninety degrees.

Amazonite comes with a hardness of 6 to 6.5 and the color varies in various shades of green to blue-green. It has a vitreous luster with transparency ranging from being opaque to translucent. Our wholesale beads, body jewelry and pendants in amazonite come in silver, gold, brass and copper. They are used as an ornamental lapidary material. It is said to alleviate muscle spasms and to relieve stress and exhaustion. It also stimulates clarity of thought, enhances understanding and improves one's ability to interact with others. It is believed to pacify, soothe, harmonize, and balance human energies. Amazonite creates a feeling of power and also leads a person away from the self-destructive behavior. It facilitates a feeling of peace and calmness that flows to the heart and aligns the physical and astral bodies.

Amazonite gemstone beads have derived their name from the Amazon river and are offered at wholesale prices. The beads, body jewelry and pendants of amazonite have opaque pastel blue-green colors, which provide a refreshing appearance. These are also available in variety of green colors and the stones for making these beads come from Namibia and Russia. Wholesale amazonite beads, body jewelry and pendants in silver, gold, copper and brass are available from Dream Factory Beads, Esoteric Adornments and Pangaea Body Art. The shapes for faceted beads, spirals, plugs, tunnels, earrings and pendants are handcrafted in Bali, China, India and the U.S.A. by our designers.

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