Why Throwin Stones Is Our Fave Instagram of the Month

Can’t get to Tucson in February? Live vicariously with Throwin Stones (@throwin.stones), an Asheville, N.C., mineral, crystal, and rough gem dealer that can make a $5 rock look like a million bucks. You don’t have to spend a fortune on fancy displays; just let the stones speak for themselves.

throwin stones tumbled carnelianEnticing orange-red tumbled carnelian crystals

throwin stones charoiteThis swirly purple mineral—charoite—is found only in Siberia.

throwin stones ethiopian opalA pile of raw rainbow opals from the Wollo province in Ethiopia

throwin stones serpentineIt may look like a bowl of olives, but it’s actually serpentine.

throwin stones arizona turquoiseA pile of petite nuggets of natural Arizona turquoise

throwin stones malachite heartsMalachite heart pendants, ready to pop on your favorite chain