Thursday, June 23, 2016

Fire Mountain Gems has a gemstone color chart

Very convenient!  When you click on the links, they take you to the appropriately colored gemstone beads!


Gemstone Color Chart


Black Agate
Translucent to opaque black, may show occasional banding

Lava
Black

Rainbow Obsidion
Black with multicolored sheen

Hematite
Metallic, dark silver

Fossil Agate 
Creamy pink tones against a dark background

Pyrite
Brassy yellow

Labradorite
Grey-smoky color with blue-green flashes

Denim Lapis Lazuli
Denim blue, some pyrite or white calcite (usually dyed)

Rainbow Fluorite
Multicolored (green/blue/clear/purple/golden)

Amazonite
Greenish blue

Blue Lace Agate 
Branded light blue

Amethyst
Lavender

Ametrine
Lavender and yellow

Tanzanite
Purple-blue

Feldspar
Pink, tan or multicolored

Moukaite
Red-brown, golden, yellow and white

Kambaba Jasper
Green with grey/black

Green Malachite
Green stripes and eyes

Emerald
Green

Aquamarine
Aqua blue

Turquoise
Blue, with some black matrix

Sunstone
Orange

Red Agate
Orange-red, translucent

Calcite
Yellow is most common.

Citrine
Light to golden yellow

Garnet
Wine color reds

Ruby
Red

Autumn Jasper
Brick red and avocado green

Rose Quartz 
Translucent pink

White Howlite
White with black veining


FTC disclosure: I have an affiliate relationship with FMG :-)

2 comments:

Eileen The Artful Crafter said...

Very handy! Thanks, Cyndi.

Tammy said...

How clever is that? They have a great selection of jewelry making supplies.

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