approximate hole size: .75mm
approximately 66 beads per strand
Turquoise Howlite is a dyed variation of the Howlite gemstone. Due to the limited availability and high cost of natural Turquoise, many jewelry designers use Turquoise Howlite as a more accessible substitution. As dyeing practices have advanced, Turquoise Howlite has become even more popular and durable in the gemstone community. While the vibrant color of this stone is not natural, the Howlite gemstone is still believed to hold healing properties. Metaphysically, Howlite is believed to promote harmony and inner peace. Howlite is also used to enhance empathy, communication skills, and compassion for ourselves and others.