Turn your jewelry into one-of-a-kind wonders with the chromed hematite 8mm round beads. The name hematite comes from the Greek word for blood and so has also been known as the "blood stone." These round beads will add classic shape to your designs, so you can use them in earrings, necklaces and bracelets. 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.