Is Agate Sterling Silver jewelry hypoallergenic and nickel free?
All my natural Agate stone jewelry is made with Sterling Silver, meaning it's always hypoallergenic. That includes all of my Agate stone necklaces and earrings. To learn more about this topic, see my article on Hypoallergenic & Nickel Free Jewelry.
What Are The Stone Meanings For Agate Stone Jewelry?
Agate stone jewelry has been created worldwide for millennia. Different regions and cultures have their own interpretation of what Agate symbolizes, but strength and protection are two of the strongest associations.
What Types Of Agate Stone Jewelry Do You Sell?
My Agate natural stone jewelry includes Agate stone necklaces and Agate stone earrings for women, as well as Agate stone bracelets for men and women. Like all of my handmade artisan jewelry, I select the perfect Agate for every project myself.
All of my Agate stone earrings, necklaces and bracelets are a combination of the natural beauty of Agate stones and my work to make them even more beautiful.
Does Agate Jewelry Have Any Special History?
Agates have been used in jewelry and other decorations for millennia. There are Ancient Roman water-powered lapidaries that cut and shaped Agate stones 2,000 years ago - and some are still standing!
During Queen Victoria’s reign, Agate jewelry like Agate stone necklaces and Agate stone bracelets became incredibly fashionable.
Is your Agate stone jewelry made in the USA?
Yes! I design and make all of my handmade jewelry here in the mountains of Colorado, USA.
How should I care for my handmade Agate stone jewelry?
As usual for all handmade jewelry, you should not wear your jewelry in the shower or at the beach/pool. You should also avoid getting chemicals such as hairspray, sunscreen and hand lotion on your natural stone jewelry. Please do not put any of my handmade artisan jewelry in ultrasonic or steam cleaners. For more information about caring for your Agate handmade jewelry, refer to my article - Cleaning And Care Of Your Handmade Artisan Jewelry.