Goldstone Magnetic Hematite Wrap Bracelet
The name hematite comes from the Greek word for blood. The hematite is black, but when powdered or fragmented can take colors ranging from ochre red to jet black. An opaque mineral with a dull lustre, it has been known as "black diamond". Historically it was used in the making and coloration of pottery. It was also made into a paste from which beads were made and hardened, and appears commonly today as black beads in costume jewelry. It is cut and polished into cabochons for jewelry and ornaments, fashioned into beads for bracelets and necklaces, and carved into ornamental figures. Hematite is rather variable in its appearence - it can be in reddish brown, ocherous masses, dark silvery-grey scaled masses, silvery-grey crystals, and dark-grey masses, to name a few. It said to be a good healing and grounding stone, it strengthens the body and improve resistantance to life's stresses. Hematite inspire inner life and helps to keep inward peace.
This item is a 32" long strand with magnetic hematite and Goldstone chips. Goldstone has been called the stone of ambition and drive, and as such is said to help attain one's goals. Goldstone is also said to help one stay calm and stabilize the emotions. It can be used as an energy generator and can deflect unwanted energies, making it used as a protection stone. It is also used for long distance healing and revitalizing one's energy field. Goldstone also has many of the metaphysical properties of copper, including strengthening the circulatory system, strengtheningbones, and easing arthritis pain. Goldstone is actually a manmade glass with flecks of copper suspended in it, which give it the sparkles. Goldstone was originally created by French monks, and in time the secret was lost. It's been rediscovered or recreated in modern times, though, and goldstone is a popular material because of its beauty as well as its metaphysical properties lore.
Roll the strands to create a bracelet or a necklace. Hematite beads size is 8x5mm, chips are about 4x8mm, 32" long and 215carats