Create earthy elegance within your designs using the Dakota Stones brioche agate 6mm rondelle beads. Available in 8-inch strands, these beads display swirling patterns filled with dark brown, ivory white, gray and amber colors. Each bead features a rounded shape that is pleasing to the eye. The brecciated patterns and subtle banding will add interesting dimension to your designs. This gemstone is mined in Africa and is said to be a very good protective stone, especially for children. Use these beads as spacers between larger, more colorful beads for a fun contrast.