Fill your large-hole designs with magical color using the labradorite 8mm large-hole round beads from Dakota Stones. Available by the strand, these gemstone beads will amaze and delight with their innovative design. Each bead features a wide stringing hole, perfect for using with thicker stringing materials like leather cord. In fact, these beads are temporarily strung on leather cord. These perfectly round beads emit blue and purple fire when the light hits them. Labradorite is named for Labrador Island in Canada, where it was first discovered. Now it is mined in Canada, Madagascar, the Ukraine, Australia, Mexico, Norway and the USA and it is believed to detoxify the body and slow the aging process.