The Significance of Moonstone?

Answer Moonstone is best characterized by the way its color seems to undulate with light. It is as if movement actually brings the stone to three-dimensional life. In the jewelry trade, this is called adu... Read More »

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What does a moonstone do?

A moonstone is a hard, shimmering stone, commonly used in jewelry. Moonstones come in a variety of hues, from gray to green to pink. The most prized moonstones have a colorless body with a blue cas... Read More »

The Uses for a Rainbow Moonstone?

Moonstones, which were named the official gem of Florida in 1970, are found neither in Florida nor on the moon. Used for jewelry and mystical purposes, moonstones are thought to have significant po... Read More »

How is moonstone formed?

Moonstone is a luminescent mineral gemstone long believed in many cultures to have magical properties. The stones are mostly milky white with a blue iridescence, although rainbow moonstone can als... Read More »

What color is moonstone?

Moonstones, also known as rainbow moonstones, come in a variety of colors, including blue, white, pink, orange, green, gray, brown, peach and even rainbow. The name "moonstone" was given to the gem... Read More »