Category Archives: Gemstones in custom creations

Regency Plume Agate and Turquoise Cabochon

Regency Plume Agate and Turquoise Cabochon

The cloud-like gemstone cabochon shown here is 22mm long.  It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you. 

The top of this stone is Regency Plume Agate, which has been applied to composite turquoise base.

Charoite Cabochon

Reserved – Charoite Cabochon

PLEASE NOTE: This cabochon is reserved for a lovely client.

The lovely charoite cabochon shown here is 25mm long. It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made pendant for you. 

Olive Green Titanium Coated Drusy Agate Oval Cabochon

Reserved – Drusy Agate – Olive Green Titanium Coated Oval Cabochon

This stone is reserved for a lovely customer.

The olive green drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 32mm long. It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

The titanium coating is applied to the natural drusy stone using an environmentally friendly process called Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) that uses only electricity to deposit a thin coating of titanium, silver, gold, cobalt or other high-grade natural metal. Treat this titanium druzy as you would an opal or pearl. A mild soap and water rinse will maintain the color and clarity of the optical surface of your druzy for a lifetime.

Morenci Chrysocolla Cabochon

Morenci Chrysocolla Cabochon

The gorgeous morenci chrysocolla cabochon shown here is 27mm long.

I used this lovely stone to create this pendant:

Morenci Chrysocolla Pendant for Karen

Agatized Fossil Coral Cabochon

Reserved – Agatized Fossil Coral Cabochon

This stone is reserved for a lovely customer.

The amazing agatized fossil coral cabochon shown here is 52mm long, and is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you.

Fossilised coral is a natural stone that is formed when ancient coral is gradually replaced with agate. The fossilized coral typically appears as small flower-like patterns in the stone.

Agatized fossil coral can exhibit a wide range of natural colors, ranging from white and pink to brown, gray, black, yellow and red. Corals may vary widely within a single stone, depending on weathering and oxidation and the original mineral content.

Drusy Agate – Orange Titanium Coated Cabochon

Orange Titanium Coated Drusy Cabochon

This orange titanium cabochon is 25mm long.

You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

The titanium coating is applied to the natural drusy stone using an environmentally friendly process called Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) that uses only electricity to deposit a thin coating of titanium, silver, gold, cobalt or other high-grade natural metal. Treat this titanium druzy as you would an opal or pearl. A mild soap and water rinse will maintain the color and clarity of the optical surface of your druzy for a lifetime.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Orange Titanium Coated Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

 

Electric Blue Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Electric Blue Oval Cabochon

The brilliant blue drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 32mm long. It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

This drusy cabochon has been dyed. You can read more about gemstone treatments here. In order to keep your drusy looking good, it is recommended that you do not get it wet or expose it to sunlight for prolonged periods. Your piece can be cleaned using a soft silver polishing cloth.

Cocoa Brown Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Cocoa Brown Oval Cabochon

The cocoa brown drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 28mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Cocoa Brown Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Moss Agate Semicircle Cabochon

Moss Agate Semicircle Cabochon

The beautiful soft moss agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 27mm long. 

Moss agate was the agate of warriors. Moss agate helps balance emotional energy. It helps the user to let go of anger and bitterness. It is believed to enhance concentration, persistence, endurance and success in one’s endeavors. It is thought to assist with sensitivities to weather and pollution. Midwives use it to assist in successful birthing.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Moss Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Grey Titanium Coated Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Grey Titanium Oval Cabochon

The mysterious grey titanium coated drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 28mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

The titanium coating is applied to the natural drusy stone using an environmentally friendly process called Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) that uses only electricity to deposit a thin coating (measured in angstroms) of titanium, silver, gold, cobalt or other high-grade natural metallic. The PVD process not only enhances and preserves the natural beauty and durability of druzy, but also the planet and ecosystems that created it.

Treat this titanium druzy as an opal or pearl. A mild soap and water rinse will maintain the color and clarity of the optical surface of your druzy for a lifetime!

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Grey Titanium Coated Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

 

Pink Titanium Coated Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Pink Titanium Oval Cabochon

The sweet pink titanium coated drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 26mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Pink Titanium-Coated Drusy and Sterling Silver Ring

Black Tourmalinated Quartz Cabochon

Black Tourmalinated Quartz Oval Cabochon

The gorgeous black rutile quartz gemstone cabochon shown here is 24mm long. It was mined in Brazil. 

Rutile quartz is thought to act as an antidepressant. It is believed to relieve fears, phobias and anxiety. It is supposed to absorb mercury in cases of poisoning. It is thought to assist with impotence and infertility and help with exhaustion. Rutile quartz is thought to assist with issues of the respiratory tract and thyroid.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Tourmalinated Quartz and Sterling Silver Ring

Malachite Cabochon

Spotted Malachite Oval Cabochon

The beautiful malachite gemstone cabochon shown here is 33mm long.

Malachite has a high copper content, which is what gives it that fabulous green colouring. It was given its name because of its resemblance to the leaves of the Mallow plant. Read more about Malachite here.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Malachite and Sterling Silver Ring

Pale Pink Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Pale Pink Oval Cabochon

The soft and lovely pink oval drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 25mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Pale Pink Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

 

 

Stormy Ocean Blue and White Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Stormy Ocean Blue and White Oval Cabochon

The lovely dark blue oval drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 31mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Stormy Blue Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Chrysocolla Cabochon

Chrysocolla Oval Cabochon

The gorgeous chrysocolla gemstone cabochon shown here is 35mm long.

Like malachite, chrysocolla has a high copper content, which is what gives it that fabulous blue/green colouring. The name comes from the Greek chrysos, (gold), and kolla, (glue).

It is believed to have a calming influence, and also to attract love. It is supposed to help heal burns, fever, and detoxify the liver.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Chrysocolla and Sterling Silver Pendant

Chrysocolla Oval Cabochon

Chrysocolla Oval Cabochon

The divine chrysocolla gemstone cabochon shown here is 30mm long.

Like malachite, chrysocolla has a high copper content, which is what gives it that fabulous blue/green colouring. The name comes from the Greek chrysos, (gold), and kolla, (glue).

It is believed to have a calming influence, and also to attract love. It is supposed to help heal burns, fever, and detoxify the liver.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Chrysocolla and Granulated Sterling Silver Ring

Malachite Cabochon

Light Malachite Oval Cabochon

The unusual malachite gemstone cabochon shown here is 24mm long.

Malachite has a high copper content, which is what gives it that fabulous green colouring. It was given its name because of its resemblance to the leaves of the Mallow plant. Read more about Malachite here.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Malachite and Sterling Silver Ring

Malachite Round Cabochon

Malachite Round Cabochon

This gemstone is reserved for a lovely customer.

The lovely malachite gemstone cabochon shown here is 22mm diameter.

Malachite has a high copper content, which is what gives it that fabulous green colouring. It was given its name because of its resemblance to the leaves of the Mallow plant. Read more about Malachite here.

Drusy Agate - Mint Green Swirl Oval Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Mint Green Swirl Oval Cabochon

The delicious mint green swirly oval drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 28mm long.  It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence. It is the mystical birthstone for September. It is also the birth stone for the Zodiac sign of Gemini. Agate is the accepted gemstone for the 12th and 14th wedding anniversaries.

Drusy Agate – Bright Green Oval Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Bright Green Oval Cabochon

The gorgeous grass green drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 26mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Bright Green Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Seraphinite Oval Cabochon

Seraphinite Oval Cabochon

The lovely dark sea green oval seraphinite gemstone cabochon shown here is 20mm long.

The word seraphim refers to angels, and seraphinite is supposed to have gotten its name due to its resemblance to feathers. Seraphinite is mined in a limited area of eastern Siberia in Russia. It was originally known as green chlorite.

Seraphinite is believed to promote self healing and aid with contacting the spirit world.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Seraphinite and Sterling Silver Pendant

Prehnite Oval Cabochon With nclusions

Prehnite With Inclusions Oval Cabochon

The beautiful prehnite gemstone cabochon with inclusions shown here is 21mm long.

Prehnite contains calcium and aluminium. It is the first mineral to be named after someone, and was initially discovered in 1789 in Haslach, Harzburg and Oberstein, Germany. It was named for Colonel Hendrik Von Prehn (1733–1785), commander of the military forces of the Dutch colony at the Cape of Good Hope from 1768 to 1780.

Prehnite is thought to be a protective stone. It is believed to be helpful in the healing of gout, anemia and kidney problems, and in toxin removal, stimulating the metabolism as well as regenerating the body.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Prehnite and Sterling Silver Ring

 

Dark Shattuckite Cabochon

Shattuckite Oval Cabochon

The striking shattuckite gemstone cabochon shown here is 32mm long.

Shattuckite was first discovered in 1915 in the copper mines of Bisbee, Arizona.This piece is from Namibia. Read more about Shattuckite here.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Shattuckite and Sterling Silver Pendant

Drusy Agate - Dark and Light Blue Marquis Cut Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Dark and Light Blue Marquis Cut Cabochon

The fantastic dark and light blue marquis cut drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 27mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Dark and Light Blue Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Drusy Agate - Electric Blue Oval Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Electric Blue Oval Cabochon

The fabulous electric blue oval drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 26mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Electric Blue Drusy Agate Pendant

Peacock Blue Round Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Peacock Blue Round Cabochon

The luscious peacock blue round drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 29mm diameter. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Peacock Blue Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Drusy Agate - Lilac Purple Marquis Cut Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Lilac Purple Marquis Cut Cabochon

The  gorgeous lilac purple marquis cut drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 38mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Mauve Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Cuff

 

Ruby Zoisite Oval Cabochon

Ruby Zoisite Oval Cabochon

The rich oval ruby zoisite gemstone cabochon shown here is 31mm long.  

First discovered in 1954 in Tanzania, Ruby zoisite is a composite of green zoisite with black tschermakite and ruby crystals. It is also known as anyolite, which comes from the word for “green” in the native language of the Masai tribe.

Ruby Zoisite is believed to overcome laziness. It is thought to enhance fertility and to help with diseases of the reproductive system. It is said to encourage you to be an individual and to stimulate creativity.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Ruby Zoisite and Sterling Silver Ring

Firey Orange Oval Drusy Agate Cabochon

Drusy Agate – Sunset Orange Oval Cabochon

The fabulous sunset orange oval drusy agate gemstone cabochon shown here is 31mm long. You can read more about what drusy agate is here.

Agate is traditionally believed to help you to discern truth, improve memory and concentration, increase stamina,  prevent insomnia and ensure pleasant dreams, enhance personal courage, protect you against danger, and provide a calming influence.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Pinky Orange Sunset Drusy Agate and Sterling Silver Ring

Morgan Hill Poppy Jasper Cabochon

Morgan Hill Poppy Jasper Cabochon

The lovely earthy coloured oval poppy jasper gemstone cabochon shown here is 32mm long.  

Morgan Hill Poppy Jasper is found at Morgan Hill in California. It probably was formed from sun-dried and oxidized iron-rich clay, whose cracks were filled in by other substances.

Poppy Jasper is said to wake up and energize areas of the body that seem to be sleeping. It is believed to encourage a connection with nature. It apparently inspires a positive attitude and gives the motivation and energy to take creative action. Jasper was thought to drive away evil spirits and protect against snake and spider bites.

I used this cabochon to create this custom piece:

Morgan Hill Poppy Jasper and Sterling Silver Ring

Puddingstone Cab

Puddingstone Agate Oval Cabochon

The striking puddingstone gemstone cabochon shown here is 29mm long, and is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you.

Puddingstone is a conglomerate stone. This specimen comes from Agate Creek, here in Queensland Australia. You can read more about puddingstone here.

I used this stone to create this custom piece:

Puddingstone and Sterling Silver Ring