Cabochons are smooth un-faceted stones with a flat unpolished base and a smoothed domed top. There are different kinds of cabochons, for example flat stones, and stones with domes on both sides in which case they are known as double cabochons. Usually stones that cannot be faceted or are too brittle are cut en cabochon. Emerald cabochons are used extensively in fine and estate jewelry; be they necklaces, earrings, pendants or chunky bracelets and bangles. Beacab.com stocks emerald cabochons to fit every need and every pocket. These are available in round, rectangular, pear and oval shapes. There are matched stones of excellent cut and quality ranging in sizes from 10mm to 25 mm. Weights can be as little as single 3 carat stones to large single stones upwards of 40 carats that will make a great centerpiece for a daring necklace. There are also suites of multiple matched stones in any quantity from a pair to several dozen. Colors include pale luminescent greens to intense forest hues.