Are the beads and pearls real of manufactured and where do you get it?
We procure our turquoise and all other beads from China and Hong Kong. Our turquoise is either magnesite or Chinese turquoise. Both take dye beautifully and are easily shaped. All of our beads are gemstones. The pearls are all freshwater which come in a variety of colors. Many of the pieces are made by Stephany because she is so creative. We buy some pieces already made because we think they are wonderful and hope you do, too. We use magnesite turquoise because it comes in so many exquisite colors and shapes.
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