Discover the most colorful type of manmade hematite beads on the market - electroplated hematine! Manmade hematite is chemically almost identical to genuine hematite, but can easily be molded into shapes that would be difficult to carve / cut. Choose from several shapes of spacer beads and additional gemstone beads in your choice of six vivid, metallic colors. Skulls, flower coins, a variety of heishi beads, tube beads, and sometimes other shapes are yours for the choosing. These brilliant metallic electroplated beads add pizazz to handcrafted jewelry and artisan crafts.