Our Moonstone Side Swirl earrings are perfect for everyday wear or special occasions.
These earrings have a fun and interesting design. The drops themselves are very simple, teardrop moonstones in simple settings, what makes these earrings stand out from the crowd are the earring hooks. Hand worked in sterling silver the hooks feature a beautiful silver swirl which then attaches to the main part of the earring. Our Moonstone Side Swirl earrings may look like a simple pair of earrings from the front but when seen from the side they are completely transformed.
Moonstone is the birthstone for June making these earrings the perfect gift for June birthdays and are ideal for women who love to be a little different.
All Silver Scene jewellery comes lovingly packaged in a gift box.
Please be aware that these earrings are non-exchangeable due to hygiene laws.
This piece has been ethically designed and made by hand by Silver Scene Ltd in our workshops in Bali, Indonesia. It is an exclusive Silver Scene design with very limited numbers.
Moonstone set in Sterling Silver, keep clean with an anti-tarnish cloth.
About the stone
Moonstone is the birthstone for June and the gem associated with the 3rd wedding anniversary.
Moonstone is the most valuable stone from the feldspar group. A billowy blue colour becomes visible when the stone is rotated in front of a light source. This effect, called adularescence, is caused by the intergrowth of another feldspar in oriented positions within the main mass of the moonstone. Common locations where moonstone deposits can be found include Sri Lanka, Brazil, Madagascar, India, Germany, Tanzania, Mexico, Australia, and the United States. The rarest forms come from Sri Lanka.
Moonstone is known as the stone of new beginnings. It has been used in jewellery for thousands of years, including ancient civilizations. The Romans believed that moonstone was born from solidified rays of the moon. In ancient times, moonstone was said to be able to elicit deep passion between lovers. It was also thought to give the wearer the ability to predict the future and good fortune.
Moonstone is thought to be a very calming stone. It’s deeply feminine and is believed to help stabilize hormones. It enhances intuition, promotes inspiration, success and good fortune in love and business matters. It’s a very protective stone especially for travellers who travel at night or upon water.
At widest points. Length including hook 34.4mm. Length not including hook 15.5mm. Width 8.3mm. Moonstone 9.7mm x 6.8mm.
Please be aware that as our stone jewellery is handmade and the stones are natural, dimensions and stone colours may vary slightly.