Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Hello Procrastinators!

It’s not too late to get your shopping done for Mother’s Day.

Let’s consider another way to shop!

Written by Laura Stamper

 Certain gem stones and minerals are said to have specific healing or protective properties. It’s not too late to get that perfect gift for mom, or maybe you need a treat for yourself.

Moonstone Briolette Necklace






 M is for Moonstone, a gemstone that has been admired since ancient times. It is unique in how it naturally reflects light. Vibrating with the feminine wisdom and Goddess energy of the waxing and full Moon, moonstone has a reflective, calming energy. It helps to strengthen intuition and psychic perception and brings balance and harmony with the All. It is said to have the power to grant wishes. Moonstone Honors the Goddess in all women.




 
Silver Moonstone Ring

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 Goddess Ring with Boulder Opal






 O is for Opals. Opals are precious stones that show a variable interplay of internal colors. Opal is a stone of inspiration which enhances the imagination and creativity as well. It helps one release inhibitions and enhances the memory.





Opal, Silver and 18K Gold Accents Pendant
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London Blue Topaz Ring






 T is for Topaz. Topaz is said to enhance one's spiritual potential. Legend tells us that it is used to increase intelligence and creativity, imparting wisdom which will in turn lead to wealth. Blue topaz with it's cool, tranquil, soothing vibrations help balance the emotions, with creativity, self expression and psychic perception.






London Blue Topaz Earrings 

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Hematite Carved Pendant Necklace





 H is for Hematite. Hematite is said to protect the wearer's vital energy and guarantee survival. Amulets of hematite have been found in nearly every pharaoh's tomb as a support in the afterlife. It brings with it grounding and calming which in turn creates mental organization and focus. It will assist in original thinking, logical thinking, and mathematics.






Enchanted Garden Bracelet

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Prasiolite and Emerald Earrings





E is for Emerald, the sacred stone of the goddess Venus. It was thought to preserve love. The emerald has long been the symbol of hope. It is considered by many to be the stone of prophecy. In several cultures the emerald was the symbol for fertilizing rain. In the Christian faith it is the symbol of faith and hope.




Water Lily Bracelet - Emerald and Iolite

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Rhololite Garnet Earrings







 R is for Rhodolite,a garnet which is known as a warm, trusting and sincere stone. It stimulates contemplation, intuition and inspiration. It protects the base chakra and enhances healthy sexuality, overcoming frigidity, stimulating the metabolism and treating heart, lungs and hips.







Rhodolite Garnet and Quartz Necklace

13 comments :

TheSilverBear said...

Beautiful blog, Lo !

capitalcitycrafts said...

Wonderful list!

Rough Magic Creations said...

Beautiful jewelry and a fabulous post for M.O.T.H.E.R's Day too! Love this!

MadeByTammy said...

I like your thinking...
Fantastic jewelry!

Tracy said...

Fantastic!

Beadsme said...

Lovely selections.

Brooke said...

What a special post! Thanks so much for including my opal necklace:)

Bob J24-7 said...

Lo ... Great idea for a post! Thanks for writing ...

SendingLoveGallery said...

pretty gift ideas! thanks for including my rhodolite garnet earrings : )

willowcreekjewelry said...

Thank you Laura for this wonderful post full of information and gorgeous examples!

BeadznBling said...

YEAH MOM!!

nancy's crystal fantasies jewelry said...

Well written, Lo! Love your jewelry selections and great information on the gemstones.

Your Daily Jewels said...

A beautiful compilation and sentiment. Each letter spoke to something I never knew before. Lovely jewelry for Goddesses.