These fun earrings take their inspiration from the Moon. I created a natural texture and covered it with a Cabot trail inspired twisty road. The gems are 5 mm round Moonstone cabochons.
The dangling earrings measure 45 x 25 mm
This item is handmade and comes in a beautiful gift box.
Mohs scale hardness: 6
Moonstone’s delicate beauty make it perhaps the most familiar gem-quality member of the feldspar group. The Romans admired moonstone, as they believed it was born from solidified rays of the Moon.
Moonstone has been a tangible connection to the magic of the moon, an amulet of protection for travelers, a gift of lovers for passion, a channel for prophecy, and a path to wisdom.
Moonstone is considered a sacred healing crystal that manifests peace and harmony within the body and spirit. It is a stone of calm and relief from emotional stress.
Moonstone is also the Gemstone of the state Florida, was designated as such in 1970 to commemorate the Moons landings which took off from Kennedy Space Center. Despite it being the Florida State Gemstone, it does not naturally occur in the state
Moonstone is the birthstone for the month of June and is a 3rd anniversary gemstone.