So what is sea glass?

Some facts about sea glass

  • originates from glass that has been through into the sea
  • is found on rocky coastlines
  • is naturally weathered by salt water and wave action
  • is becoming rare as glass has been replaced by plastic and people recycle glass more
  • is considered a semi-precious stone by jewelry designers

The most highly prized - and rare - colors of sea glass are red and cobalt blue

Green, brown and white sea glass are easiest to find as bottles continue to be manufactured in these colors.