Price is per 16-inch strand of these distinctive beads, Average largest fancy-drop bead measures about 13mm x 5mm x 3mm - around 130 to the strand. Tourmaline combines creativity and discipline.
Tourmaline comes in many colours, pink being common. The name originates from 'tura mali': meaning like 'stone with mixed colors'. It is a natural source of negative ions and far infrared rays.
Tourmaline is said to be the gemstone of love and friendship, and also to improve circulation, relieve stress, increase mental alertness and strengthen the immune system.