New Zealand Jade or Pounamu, also known as Greenstone is found in southern New Zealand. It is highly valued by the Maori for hardstone carvings in the Maori culture.
New Zealand Greenstone or Pounamu, has gentle, soothing energies that bring tranquility into a person’s life. It is believed to be a magical stone that boosts longevity, making it the ideal gift for loved ones.
Each of these jade necklaces has been hand made by our New Zealand artisans. From the cutting, grinding and polishing of the raw stone, to the hand tied knots in the leather like cord to secure the stone in place and create the necklace so that one size fits all.