The Kylee is a made-to-order piece that begins with a carefully chosen pieces of hematite that are rigorously inspected by a geologist to ensure that they meet our quality standards. Next, it is cut and drilled into star beads, and electroplated to give the beads their color. It's then wire wrapped by hand, and strung on your choice of silver or gold chain; every Kylee is made by hand in Austin, Texas, USA by our artisans that are paid ethical, living wages. Before each is sent out, they are inspected again for quality, and carefully packaged. What's more? In crystal healing, Hematite is often referred to as a protective stone, it promotes courage, vitality, and optimism. Hematite has long been used in Chinese medicine to aid in strengthening the immune system and combatting certain illnesses.
• Hand-crafted by local artisans in Austin, Texas
• Hematite 8mm electroplated Stars
• One size
• Ethically waged and sourced
• Inspected by a geologist for quality assurance
The best way to protect the plating of your jewelry is by removing it before washing your hands, showering, exercising (including swimming), and before applying any kind of lotions soaps or oils to your body.
Contact with lotions, soaps, beauty products, cleaning chemicals, etc. can reduce jewelry's shine over time.
Avoid extreme heat. And store jewelry in a cool, dry place.
Stones are fragile and can break, crack, or scratch if not handled with care.
Polish with an eye-glass polishing cloth rubbing in one direction. Do not use tissues, toilet paper, or paper towels.
To prevent loosing earrings, always wear the safety backs when wearing them.
Make beautiful jewelry out of high quality materials and give back to a charity in the process."
We offer FREE shipping for all orders.
We ship from and to the United States only. No international orders.
All orders are processed within 2 to 5 business days (excluding weekends and holidays) after receiving your order confirmation email. You will receive another notification when your order has shipped.
Shipping time usually takes 4 to 7 business days