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What Kind of Jade Bangle Bracelet Should I Buy?

What Kind of Jade Bangle Bracelet Should I Buy?

What kind of jade bangle bracelet should I buy? The first thing you need to do is know your size.  There is a video about how to find your bangle size on the head of each Collection.  And then decide if you want it to fit as close to your wrist as possible, or be slightly larger to go over your hand more easily.  If you wear your jade bangle all the time, small as possible is the best option because it will "clunk around" less, and your qi energy and the jade qi energy will be closer, your jade...

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What is the Chinese Meaning of White Jade

What is the Chinese Meaning of White Jade

White jade is not very popular in China.  Traditionally, white is the color of death.  The Chinese people traditionally do not wear white for weddings, they wear white at funerals. But white jade has healing properties as part of Daoism, the root of Chinese medicine.  White jade is related to the lung meridian,  metal element.  If you have allergies or asthma, problems breathing, or you get a cold in your chest, white jade is the color that balances the qi energy.  Women with hay ever or allergies often wear white jade during allergy season.  The lung meridian is also related...

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Why is JadeBangleBracelets Site "Like Shopping at a Jade Market in China"?

Why is JadeBangleBracelets Site "Like Shopping at a Jade Market in China"?

JadeBangleBracelets logo is "Shop Like You're at a Jade Market in China". A jade market in China is exciting, fascinating, overwhelming.  So much jade everywhere! The first jade market I went to was in north east China near the jade mines where China's National Jade, the traditional green jade, is mined.  The jade market has mostly Chinese jade, including bangle bracelets, pendants, carvings large and small, jade rollers and health tools, and almost everything you can think of.  The jade market sells genuine and natural jade. But outside the jade market, in shops, tourist shops especially, you can buy color...

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Is A Clarification Line in a Jade Bangle a Crack?

There is a previous blog post about cracks in jade bangle bracelets.  The post mentioned "clarification lines", and readers have been asking for more information about clarification lines in jade bangle bracelets.   I recently watched an episode about gemstones throughout the world on National Geographic station.  They did a very good informative part about jadeite.  The program showed how gems were formed, by the earth's heat and pressure during its formation, and the impact of natural happenings on gemstone formation.  And the segment explained clarification lines in jade better than I have heard it explained to me in China. ...

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Why Did My Jade Bangle Bracelet Change Color?

Why Did My Jade Bangle Bracelet Change Color?

I often receive emails from people who ask "why did my jade bangle bracelet change color?". Some people describe their jade getting darker, or spotty.  Sometimes a jade bangle  that had varied color veins turns all the same color.  And sometimes it changes to clear with spots. There are several reasons. If the jade piece is natural color and genuine, and it changes color, it could be because of the way it was stored.  Jade should be stored in a dark place, with moisture.  If you go shopping in a jade store, and the jade is on a counter in...

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