Amazonite is a green variety of microcline feldspar and has limited occurrences. Amazonite received its unique name from the Amazon River which certain green stones were obtained from in the past, and because of that bright blue-green color it is sometimes polished and used as a gemstone; although it is soft and scratches easily being a 6 - 6.5 on the Mohs Scale.
These Amazonite pieces have a delicate and airy quality to them because of their light mint blue-green color. They would make an excellent addition to wedding decoration because of the ethereal quality found in the color combinations for these stones.
This stone has many unique attributions; it is commonly associated with the Throat Chakra and lend itself to communication because of this. Along with communication it is believed to balance masculine and feminine energies, soothe during times of stress, and help manifest unconditional love.
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed. You will receive items similar to those in the listing.