Onyx is a beautiful, translucent stone that comes in multitude of contrasting colors. The colors of onyx are soft and sensuous, almost fragile looking. The pastel shades of golden honey, minty greens, and swirly browns feel erotic. There are bands or lines of contrasting color running throughout the stone contributing to its unique color characteristics. Onyx is a visual feast for the eyes. In contemporary décor Onyx is gaining popularity as an interior design material for properties in the top end of the residential and commercial market. Onyx is quite rare, compared to other natural stones. This exotic natural stone is about luxury and glamour.