Unique handmade necklace by Lou McGill. This jasper and smoky quartz pendant necklace features an incredible piece of jasper. It is so unusual and beautiful that the design aims to make this the standout element of the necklace. The necklace part is made of small subtle 3 mm smoky quartz beads. This beautiful natural jasper gemstone is breathtakingly lovely to look at and hold as it is polished on the front and is very smooth to the touch. It also has a lovely symmetrical shape. The colours include blues, pinks, greys and black.
The toggle clasp is silver plated, simple and slightly irregular in design to match the natural nature of the necklace.The beads are threaded onto professional quality (49 strand) strong ‘beadalon’ beading wire.
Some people believe that gemstones possess special qualities that impart their effects on to the wearer. Jasper comes in a variety of patterns featuring warm browns, creams, reds, grey and black. Originally used to make tools it has featured in jewellery for thousands of years. Jasper is reputed to protect both physical and mental health but particularly luck for mother and child. Smoky quartz is said to neutralises negative vibrations and is thought to be very good at detoxifying the body. It is also said to help disperses fear, lift depression and negativity. and bring emotional calmness, relieving stress and anxiety.
This necklace is like a protective amulet but is so stunning it can be worn just for it’s beauty. The jasper stone lies just above the breastbone when worn – over the heart.
The necklace measures 36 cm long from the top to the bottom of the stone and the width of the jasper pendant is 4 cm at it’s widest (at the bottom). It weights 26g.
Presented in a satin drawstring bag.