approximate hole size: .75mm
approximately 129 beads per strand
Peridot is a gem-quality variation of the olivine mineral. Named for the Arabic term faridat meaning “gem,” Peridot has a light olive green color. Peridot is also the birthstone for August. Known as the stone of compassion in the metaphysical community, Peridot symbolizes peaceful interpersonal relationships. Peridot is also believed to hold healing properties that can enhance compassion, emotional well-being, and gratitude.