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red agateJust perfect for your Halloween creations -- these Red Agate Evil Eye beads are of stone that was formed from layers of silica from volcanic cavities. Agate is named after the Achates River (now known as the Dirillo River) on the island of Sicily, Italy, whose upper waters were an ancient source of this gemstone. Each strand offered here has 16 round faceted beads, with colors ranging from red to amber, as shown. Each bead is approx. 10 mm. with an approx. 2 mm. hole. Each strand is $10, but for a limited time, take 10% off with the code HALLOWEEN at checkout.


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labradoriteThis is a very cool, very simple Native design necklace, crafted of semiprecious gemstone and labradorite. Some of the accent elements include:

spiny oyster shell
mother of pearl

Everything is a great mix of texture and color, but the overall effect is a soft beige/multicolor creation, as shown. (See all photos to get the feel for this very special piece.) The necklace is approx. 20 1/2" long and has five strands connected to a silver clasp. If you love the Southwest look and/or native design, this is for you! Use Coupon Code 14123 for a 20% discount, just for our friends & followers.

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