Keep your designs fresh and colorful with the Canadian Jade 4mm round beads from Dakota Stones. These small beads feature a perfectly round shape and a light green color with a milky transparency. Small flecks of black color decorate the surface of each bead. The tiny size works well in bead embroidery and seed bead designs. Jade is the industry name for this beautiful deep green stone. Ours is actually a serpentine, but it takes a trained eye and a microscope to discern the difference between this material and the Jade it is named after. It is extremely tough, resistant to fracture and has been used to make choppers and blades since Neolithic times. Metaphysical Properties: This stone has been said to bring strength and longevity to the wearer. It also protects against failure and misfortune.
Because gemstones are natural materials, appearances may vary from piece to piece. Each strand includes approximately 52 beads.