These drop earrings combine hematite with individually flared silver tube sections, creating these lovely tactile earrings. I flare each silver section with a doming punch, so they are ever so slightly different, much like the sections of a bamboo cane, which was the inspiration behind this design.
Hematite is thought to be a powerful stone which has strong grounding energy, connecting us to the earth. It is cold to touch, this makes it cooling and calming, and it is considered a good stone to wear to develop concentration and focus.
I also make a coordinating pendant and bracelet to go with these earrings: