Pretty Rocks: Rhodonite

Rhodonite Drops from Sparkle Quest
Rhodonite drops from Sparkle Quest

Rhodonite is pretty pink with a dark side, a sweetheart rose veiled in smoke.

Rhodonite pendant by Care More Creations
Rhodonite wire wrapped pendant by Care More Creations


The gray, black, and white swirls can sometimes be quite heavy, but at other times are barely visible.

Pink Moons earrings by Mood Jewelry
Pink Moons earrings by Mood Jewelry

When the mood strikes, she can be quite stormy,

Natural rhodonite cabochon from Little Valley Lapidary
Natural rhodonite cabochon from Little Valley Lapidary

but she mellows by daybreak.

Rhodonite earrings by Aspen House Jewelry
Rhodonite earrings by Aspen House Jewelry