Turn your jewelry into one-of-a-kind wonders with the amethyst 8x10-10x12mm chip beads. Amethyst has been used as a protection stone throughout history. It is a stone made from crystalline quartz and is believed to be a stone of power. Chip beads feature unique shapes that will create fun accents in your designs. They look great between round beads! Gemstone beads are the perfect way to add natural beauty to your jewelry designs. Since gemstones are formed naturally, each bead is a unique treasure. These gorgeous gemstone beads are available by the strand, so you'll have plenty to work with.