Quartzites are formed through the metamorphism of quartz-rich sandstones. Their basic component is the mineral Quartz. Quartzite adds a fashion statement when it is used for tiles ,steel and Glass minerals owing to its glittery surface and beautiful color. The sugary texture of quartzite gives a very dramatic look to the exteriors. Because of its glass like luster and appealing colors, it’s often used as gems in jewelry. Quartzite is less expensive and more readily available than semi-precious minerals, so it’s often used in costume jewelry Quartzite is a common raw material in the glass and ceramic industries.