For natural beauty in your designs, try incorporating the Dakota Stones brioche agate 8mm faceted rondelle beads into your projects. Available in 8-inch strands, these beads are filled with mottled patterns of dark green, caramel color, foggy grays and ivory whites. Each bead features a rounded shape and cut facets all over their surface. The brecciated patterns and subtle banding would look beautiful paired with copper. This gemstone is mined in Africa and is said to be a very good protective stone, especially for children. Give these beads as a gift in a necklace for anyone you want to keep safe.