Gemstone 101: druzy

Druzy – the sparkling sugar

Druzy rings
Glittering druzy stacking rings

 

Druzy is the common name used in jewellery. Druse is the name in geology, meaning the fine crystal coating on a rock surface or within a geode. Gemstones with druse include agates/ chalcedony, garnets, malachite and crystalline quartz. Quality is based on the color, clarity, even coverage of the crystals.

In regard of power, druzy depends mainly on the nature of the source. Generally, it is believed to relieve stress and facilitate relaxation.

Druzy earrings
Druzy earrings come in hot pink colour