You can create bold style with the matte onyx 8mm round beads from Dakota Stones. These spherical beads display a solid shade of black, the perfect color to add to designs to make brighter tones pop. The 8mm size works nicely in both necklaces and bracelets. These beads are polished and then tumbled to achieve the matte finish. Onyx has a Mohs hardness of 6-7. Metaphysical Properties: Often known as a protection stone, onyx absorbs and dissolves negative energy from the body.
Because gemstones are natural materials, appearances may vary from bead to bead. All Onyx beads are heat-treated. Dakota Stones cuts its Onyx from rough material that is heated at least 3 times to make sure the black color is consistent and any light lines are not visible. Each strand includes approximately 24 beads.