Store Specializes in Jewelry-Making Items


Journalism student Zehra Qureshi reports on a store that specializes in jewelry-making items.

By Zehra Qureshi

Sharjah, UAE – The Dunhao Trading Free Zone Company offers jewelry-making pieces for individuals from different cultures.

Opening in Dragon Mart in 2004, the business is home to a variety of stones and accessories. The products at the company are shipped from various countries including Brazil and Madagascar. The company also offers threads and chains to create necklaces.

“Different stones have different meanings,” says Zhe Feilin, the company’s owner. For example, the gemstone Rose Quartz means unconditional love and the Tourmaline gemstone means reuniting. Additionally, Tiger’s Eye means self-assurance and fortitude and the rock Lapis means wisdom.

Feilin added that the Chinese like the gemstone Amethyst in particular.

According to Feilin, “each stone has healing properties.” 

The gemstone Jasper is used to create stability in an individual’s life. The Amethyst’s purpose is to help calm people down. Malachite is used to heal broken bones and lower blood pressure.

The business opens from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. from Saturday to Wednesday and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.  on Thursdays and Fridays.