good color emeraldSunstone is a brightly colored gem, usually in peachy orange tones with gold flecs inside it. Sunstone is a member of the feldspar mineral family, along with moonstone and labradorite.

The sunstone that is found in Oregon comes in a wider variety of colors including golds and greens. It is often faceted to make use of its clarity and color. The sunstone from India is more included with beautiful gold flecs that give it an irridescence and it is usually cut en cabochon.