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APRIL 2017

REMINDER : The Violet Gray store is disabled during the month of April 2017, whilst we work ‘behind the scenes’.

This means that you cannot purchase any products (excluding event tickets) during this time.

We apologise for any inconvenience or frustration that this may cause. 

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CHOOSING YOUR CRYSTAL

Below is a brief summary of the crystals that we incorporate into our designs. Each crystal carries with it individual healing properties and purposes, we have merely provided you with a short perception for each. Please consider / remember: your own intention is more powerful than anything another person or book will tell you.

Use this directory as a guide but ultimately listen to your own internal whisper.

Have fun and explore through the list with a playful mind and open heart

AGATE (Green)

Healing

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Agate (Green)

MEANING

Healing

CORE PROPERTIES

Agates are grounding stones, bringing about an emotional, physical and intellectual balance. They aid in centering and stabilising physical energy. Also said to evoke harmony, truthfulness, soothing and calming energy and acceptance of ones self.

Agate aids self-confidence and self-analysis. Improves concentration, perception and analytical abilities. Helps one to overcome negativity and bitterness of the heart, fostering love and courage to start again.

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AMAZONITE

Truth

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Amazonite

MEANING

Truth

CORE PROPERTIES

Personal truth, clarity, communication, peace and harmony (both within the self and among other people). Amazonite is said to evoke clear communication, manifestation, protection, soothing energy and balance.

It can also dissipate negative energy and blockages within the nervous system.

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AMETHYST

Peace

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Amethyst

MEANING

Peace

CORE PROPERTIES

Protection, purification, healing, Divine connection, release of addictions and aids one to curb indulgence. Amethyst stimulates the crown chakra, aids meditation, assists one to still their thoughts and move into higher states of consciousness. Mentally, it calms the brain, enhances memory and aids in decision making.

The stone wards off negativity; dispels anger, rage, fear, anxiety and can alleviate sadness and grief.

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APATITE

Inspiration

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Apatite

MEANING

Inspiration

CORE PROPERTIES

Blue Apatite works closely with the Throat Chakra and assists one in speaking their truth. It evokes confidence when speaking in public and within group dynamics. Apatite is known to be a stone that induces openness and connecting one with a high level of spiritual guidance.

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AQUAMARINE

Release

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Aquamarine

MEANING

Release

CORE PROPERTIES

Cooling, soothing, evoking harmony and enhancing honest, authentic communication. Aquamarine is a stone that is calming, refreshing, relaxing and therefore quiets the mind and reduces stress.

A stone of empowerment, balance and truthful expression; it is said to be one of the strongest stones for stimulating the flow of energy and communication from the heart to the throat, assisting one in speaking their deepest and most heartfelt truth.

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AVENTURINE (Green)

Confidence

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Aventurine (Green)

MEANING

Confidence

CORE PROPERTIES

Vitality, growth, confidence, luck and positivity. A stone of optimism and zest for life, it brings with it a feeling of lightness, even humour, as it assists one in dealing with the ups and downs of life. Aventurine is soothing and aids one during times of transition; embracing change, growth and renewal.

Green specifically is a comforter, heart healer and general harmoniser. This stone is renowned as an all round emotional healer, bringing in well-being and emotional calm.

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AZURITE

Insight

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Azurite

MEANING

Insight

CORE PROPERTIES

Insight, Vision, Intuition, Intellect, Psychic Powers, Past-life Recall, Connection, Truth.

Azurite both opens and clears the Third Eye and Crown Chakras to align your inner vision with the higher guidance. A stone for the seeker, it stimulates inner sight, honesty and truthful observation of the self.

An aid in non-judgemental discernment, clear interpretation, memory recall, learning (of any sort) and tasks that require the integration of information.

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TOURMALINE (Black)

Purification

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Black Tourmaline

MEANING

Purification

CORE PROPERTIES

Cleansing, Purifying and Protecting.

This stone grounds your energy, removing blockages and releasing tension. It attracts inspiration, compassion and prosperity.

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BLUE LACE AGATE

Communication

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Blue Lace Agate

MEANING

Communication

CORE PROPERTIES

Meet the ultimate healing stone. A magical earth creation that carries a soft energy that is calming, peaceful, supportive and nurturing.

Blue Lace Agate particularly focuses on healing and opening of the Throat Chakra, encouraging open and authentic self-expression. A reminder that it is safe to be who you are, exactly as you are. Be heard!

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BLUE OPAL

Centering

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Blue Opal

MEANING

Centering

CORE PROPERTIES

An antidote to restless thoughts, say hello to Blue Opal (Peruvian).

If you have a habit of waking up in the night with a chaotic, busy mind, an inability to relax or have a tendency to rehash the past or even, ‘future trip’ – a Blue Opal will cultivate more peace, calm, harmony, tranquility, lightness, spontaneity, originality, artistic creativity and transformation.

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BOTSWANA AGATE

Expansion

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Botswana Agate

MEANING

Expansion

CORE PROPERTIES

A stone that encourages the wearer to seek solutions, not dwell on their past or problems. It can help one take brave, creative steps and see the bigger picture. Hello Expansion! It is also said to aid depression and encourage the release of repressed feelings. If you are working with the Crown Chakra, this stone is a perfect companion.

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CARNELIAN (Orange)

Motivation

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Carnelian (Orange)

MEANING

Motivation

CORE PROPERTIES

Courage, vitality, sexuality, confidence and action. Carnelian is a bringer of life force, sexual and creative energies, passion and power within each of us. In saying this, it is also a stabilising stone, imparting acceptance and removing the fear of death. It promotes positive life choices, clarifies perception, increases energy, dispels apathy and motivates for success in business and other matters.

Carnelian helps to open and align the Sacral Chakra and improve the conditions for fertility to occur. It also activates the base chakra, therefore influencing the female reproductive organs.

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CHALCEDONY (Blue)

Soothing

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Chalcedony (Blue)

MEANING

Soothing

CORE PROPERTIES

Restores calm and balance, centeredness, inner knowledge, communication, channeling work and helps to soothe the emotional body. This stone encourages presence and assists one in speaking their deepest knowledge and guidance with ease. It evokes positivity, clarity and consciousness. Releases anger, alleviates feeling of depression, panic and anxiety.

Blue Chalcedony also assists thought transmission and telepathy. Absorbs negative energy and dissipates it to prevent onward transmission.

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CHAROITE

Receptivity

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Charoite

MEANING

Receptivity

CORE PROPERTIES

Stimulates ones intuitive and psychic abilities, assisting to clear and block negativity. It works to release unconscious fears and can therefore serve as a catalyst for deep healing. Wearing this stone can increase your ability to notice the synchronicities in your life and therefore, assist you to move with more flow, grace and ease.

Do you need to overcome resistance and self imposed boundaries? Then, this may just be your new stone. If you are working with your Chakras, Charoite particularly focuses on Chakra 6, 7 and 8.

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CHRYSOCOLLA

Expression

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Chrysocolla

MEANING

Expression

CORE PROPERTIES

Verbal expression, communication and the release of stress, anxiety and other fear based imbalances in the body. This stone emanates gentleness and power, teaching that genuine power best express itself through gentleness. Chrysocolla assists us in owning the power of our words and in recognising how the words we use affect our reality.

Chrysocolla encourages self-awareness, confidence, sensitivity and tranquility. Calms, cleanses and reenergises all of the chakras, whilst also being a wonderful aid during meditation.

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CHRYSOPRASE

Grace

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Chrysoprase

MEANING

Grace

CORE PROPERTIES

Growth, Compassion, Connection with Nature, Forgiveness.

Chrysoprase possesses an energy of growth, hope, new beginnings, regeneration. The green energy expands the Heart Chakra and allows one to receive the infinite (and abundant) love of the universe. Do you desire to attract love? This is your stone.

Other beneficial properties include : Prosperity, Joy, Health. Understanding and feeling the interconnectedness of all.

May we all aim to share positive and healing thoughts with others, the world and ourselves.

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CINNABAR

Acceptance

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Cinnabar

MEANING

Acceptance

CORE PROPERTIES

So intricate, so emotive, so feminine. Cinnabar carries the energy of acceptance. It reminds the wearer that everything is perfect, just as it all is. It releases energetic blockages and evokes more surrender and simultaneously, less worry.

Abundance, you desire more? Hello Cinnabar! This stone increases persuasiveness, organisation, union, dignity, elegance and power. Being a woman is powerful; remember you do not have to scream to be heard!

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CITRINE

Abundance

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CITRINE

MEANING: Abundance

CORE PROPERTIES:

Manifestation, generosity, imagination, personal will, mental clarity and enhanced creativity. Evokes vibrancy, individuality, abundance (on all levels), prosperity, playfulness and positive boundaries. Citrine is a cleansing stone, regenerating, warming and energizing. It is a protective stone that dispels heaviness while absorbing, transmuting and dissipating negative energy.

Need to revitalise your mind, enhance your concentration and get excited about life? Citrine is for you! Note: Citrine is one of the special stones that do not require cleansing.

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CLEAR QUARTZ

Clarity

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CLEAR QUARTZ

MEANING:

Clarity

CORE PROPERTIES:

A stone of amplification of all energy.

Manifestation, Clarity, Connection.

Clear Quartz embodies clarity – assisting the wearer to experience clarity of thought and purpose in ones mind and heart, therefore alleviating confusion.

It connects the wear with the divine, with higher guidance and can assist one to amplify their telepathic communication and frequency of psychic vision. It stimulates and opens all Chakras and energy pathways in the body.

Program this crystal with your desires, thoughts, prayers, feelings and the stone will broadcast your energy out into the universe. See what happens next….

EMERALD

Harmony

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EMERALD

MEANING: Harmony

CORE PROPERTIES: Love, compassion, wisdom, healing and abundance. Emerald is strongly associated with the heart chakra and has a beautiful, calming affect on the emotions. It alleviates emotional heaviness, providing healing and bringing about energy of hope, appreciation, compassion, acceptance, encouragement and gentleness.

Emerald is a stone that stimulates both wealth and abundance, simultaneously removing thoughts of unworthiness. A wonderful aid specifically for regeneration and recovery.

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FLUORITE

Alignment

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FLUORITE

MEANING: Alignment

CORE PROPERTIES: Mental enhancement and clarity, improved decision making and clearing of the energy fields. Fluorite dispels negativity and provides psychic protection. This stone creates cohesion, organisation, harmony, focus, concentration, balance (brain), memory retention, direction and helps one to overcome fear of the future. It offers form and structure to energies, ideas and concepts and helps them to manifest in three-dimensional reality.

SPECIFIC COLOURS:

PURPLE: Purification. Enhances mental faculties.

YELLOW: Magnifies mental powers. Enhances intellectual ability.

GREEN: Cleanse and heals the heart chakra. Links the mind and heart.

PINK: Cleanses and heals the emotional body.

BLUE: Ensures clear communication of ones ideas; psychic clarity and accuracy.

BLACK: Cleanses negative thought patterns, entity attachments, nightmares and mental imbalances.

MULTICOLOUR: Overall energy cleansing and repair of the auric field; organizing energies on many levels of the mind, body and spirit.

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GARNET

Prosperity

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GARNET

MEANING: Prosperity

CORE PROPERTIES: Emotional healing, self worth, walking the spiritual path and connection to the self (inner alignment). Garnet releases emotions like guilt and shame whilst revitalizing, purifying and balancing the wearer’s energy. It helps to receive abundance on an emotional level, encouraging one to both receive and radiate the frequency of love. Promotes kindness, compassion, sharing, serenity, passion and commitment.

Garnet is a warm, trusting, sincere stone that enhances healthy sexuality, overcoming frigidity. Alleviates feelings of inadequacy, unworthiness, unhappiness or when one lacks direction and purpose.

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HEMATITE

Mental Attunement

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HEMATITE

MEANING: Mental Attunement

CORE PROPERTIES: Grounding oneself in the body and the physical world. Manifestation (of what brings you joy), making the spiritual physical, aids expansion, balance and overall Chakra alignment. Hematite encourages the pursuit of visions, assisting one to bring their dreams and aspirations into reality and learn the difference between a true vision and a fantasy.

It is a stone of protection against electromagnetic fields. It dissolves negative energies and evokes calmness whilst harmonising the mind, body and spirit.

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HERKIMER DIAMOND

Attunement

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HERKIMER DIAMOND

MEANING: Attunement

CORE PROPERTIES:

A stone that energises, enlivens and promotes creativity! Herkimer Diamond stimulates intuitive vision, dream recall, conscious attunement and spiritual transformation.

Think :: heightened clarity, connection and transformation.

JADE - GREEN

Wealth

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JADE - GREEN

MEANING: Wealth

CORE PROPERTIES:

Health, abundance, luck, balance and healing of the heart – increasing love and nurturing. Jade fosters wholesome and steady growth of ones chi/life-force energies. It promotes prosperity, purity, tranquility, protection, fertility and overall well-being.

This stone specifically helps one learn to enjoy the physical life, allow joy and connect to mother earth. It heals scarcity-mindedness, fear of money and poverty; avarice, greed and covetousness. Aids emotional release and is renowned to restore harmony in business and family.

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JASPER - OCEAN

Re-programming

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JASPER - OCEAN

MEANING:

Re-programming

CORE PROPERTIES:

A stone that carries a strong, heart based energy. It is nurturing, healing, instils patience, acceptance and supports the wearer to take self-responsibility. It can help the wearer to love fully both others and themselves, offering empathy and compassion to all situations yet still protecting their own energy source. The appearance of the stone itself reminds us of the interconnectedness of all.

Did we mention it is linked to Atlantis, the ancient city?

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JASPER - BRECCIATED

Supreme Nurturer

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JASPER - BRECCIATED

MEANING: Supreme Nurturer

CORE PROPERTIES:

Support during times of stress, brings tranquility and wholeness. Used in healing, it unifies all aspects of your life, reminding people to help each other. Jasper facilitates shamanic journeys, dream recall; provides protection and grounds the body. It is a stone that aligns the chakras and imparts determination in all pursuits.

Jasper evokes courage, quick thinking, stimulates the imagination and transforms ideas into actions.

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JASPER - MOOKAITE

Ancient Knowledge

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JASPER - MOOKAITE

MEANING:

Ancient Knowledge

CORE PROPERTIES: An Australian stone, Mookaite evokes balance between ones inner and outer world. It provides stability, a sense of calm and the courage to take on new experiences with an inspired spirit. The deep red colour evokes grounding and a deep sense of safety.

How does this colour or this stone make you feel? After all, it is your perception and intention that is most powerful.

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KYANITE

Intuition

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KYANITE

MEANING: Intuition

CORE PROPERTIES:

Psychic ability, connecting with nature, past-life recall, telepathy and empathy. It can bridge energetic blocks in the aura and emotional blocks between people. Kyanite encourages truthful communication and self-expression, so can be helpful in negotiations, diplomatic missions, arbitration and other forms of communication between disharmonious people.

This is a stone that evokes lucid dreaming, attunement, meditation, forgiveness and protection for healing work. It can also provide support for a person who has difficulty with indecision and hesitancy.

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LABRADORITE

Magic

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LABRADORITE

MEANING: Magic

CORE PROPERTIES:

Magic, protection, clairvoyance, telepathy, astral travel, prophecy, psychic reading, past life recall, communicating with higher guides/spirits and coincidence control. Labradorite awakens in those who carry or wear it the awareness of one’s innate magical powers. It is a mystical stone, a bringer of light and one that raises the consciousness and connects with universal energies. This stone calms an overactive mind, banishes fears/insecurities, strengthens faith in the self and trust in the universe.

A gemstone of adventure, self-discovery, self-mastery, allows one to more clearly envision the past, future and distant places. A stone of strength, unity, protection and one that increases the capacity to visualize and perceive with the inner eye.

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LAPIS LAZULI

Wisdom

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LAPIS LAZULI

MEANING: Wisdom

CORE PROPERTIES: Inner vision, truthful communication, royal virtues, self-knowledge and reflection, expanded awareness and protection. Lapis Lazuli is a stone of royalty, spirituality, enhanced intuition and access to spiritual guidance. It is said to enhance intellectual ability and represent truth – both in discerning and speaking.It enhances meditative journeys and facilitates past and alternative-life viewing.

A stone of the spiritual seeker and student, stimulating ones desire for knowledge and understanding.

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LARIMAR

Tranquility

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LARIMAR

MEANING: Tranquility

CORE PROPERTIES: Calming, cooling, soothing to the emotional body, enhanced communication, feminine power and a beautiful connection with the goddess energies. Larimar supports a state of confident well-being and relaxed knowledge for ones capacities. It is a stone that promotes relaxation, serenity, balance, healing, nurturance and moving beyond ego experience.

This stone can help one to release unhealthy bonds to other people, relieve stress and promote acceptance. It dissolves self-sabotaging behaviour and assists one in taking control of their life.

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MOONSTONE

Cycles

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MOONSTONE

MEANING: Cycles

CORE PROPERTIES:

Mystery, self-discovery, intuition, insight, dreams, connection to the goddess. Moonstone is a talisman for the inward journey whilst connecting one with the energy and power of the moon. It promotes patience, appropriate action, psychic awareness, adaptability, higher perspective, surrender, release of frustration and stability. A stone of new beginnings, Moonstone calms the emotions, encourages lucid dreaming and acceptance of ones psychic gifts.

Rainbow Moonstone: Positive protection stone that deflects negativity and offers the gifts of inner peace, harmony, emotional balance, strength, purification and the courage to be our authentic self. Soothes hot tempers and brings reason to passion.

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ONYX - BLACK

Discipline

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ONYX - BLACK

MEANING: Discipline

CORE PROPERTIES: Inner strength, focused attention, willpower, self-mastery, discipline and reason. This stone enhances endurance, persistence and teaches the appropriate use of power. Onyx promotes vigor, steadfastness, stamina, self- confidence and helps one to be at ease in their surroundings. It is helpful in past life work and in healing old grief and sorrows whilst balancing the yin and yang energies in the body.

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PEARL

Growth

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PEARL

MEANING: Growth

CORE PROPERTIES:

Pearls are the oldest known gemstone and start from a single grain of sand. The Fresh Water Pearl is one of the two biogenic precious gemstones (the other being coral); both are made up mostly from calcium carbonate deposited by marine invertebrates. A symbol of purity and innocence, believed to promote sincerity, truth and loyalty. Also said to enhance personal integrity, to be soothing, calming and increase the ability to focus one’s attention.

In terms of pregnancy and fertility, the fresh water pearl represents the promotion of new life and the ability to ‘grow’ a little being inside of you.

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PIETERSITE

Recognition

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PIETERSITE

MEANING: Recognition

CORE PROPERTIES:

Also known as the Tempest Stone is believed to hold ‘the keys to the kingdom of the heaven’. It links everyday consciousness to the spiritual, reminding us that each of us is a spiritual being here on a human (physical) journey. Woahhh.

It is a grounding stone yet a stone of vision and can assist the wearer to access a higher state of awareness. It evokes intuitive connection and although it appears ‘dark’, this magical stone provides a space of support and loving guidance. It dissipates dis-ease, dissolves emotional and long standing blockages and encourages the wearer to walk their truth. Be strong, be brave, be wild and free.

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PYRITE

Willpower

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PYRITE

 MEANING: Willpower

CORE PROPERTIES:

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RED CORAL

Energise

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RED CORAL

MEANING: Energise

CORE PROPERTIES: Red Coral is one of two biogenic precious gemstones (the other being pearl); both are made up mostly from calcium carbonate deposited by marine invertebrates. Coral is believed to energize ones emotion and improve general physical and mental well-being. It stimulates the energetic pursuit of pre-determined goals. And also protect one from depression and despondency, from evil thoughts and negativity sent by others.

It is also considered a traditional gift for the expectant mother or newborn as a protective amulet. Coral comes from the sea and is associated with emotional healing because of its watery home. Apart from this, it is believed that is aids conception and enhances mother-child bonding both in the womb and out in the world.

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RHODOCHROSITE

Self Love

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RHODOCHROSITE

MEANING:

Self Love

CORE PROPERTIES:

Selfless love, compassion, positivity and inner healing. Rhodochrosite offers gentle encouragement to work through past and present unnecessary beliefs. A beautiful stone for the heart and relationships, especially for people that suffer from feeling unloved. More benefits? Okay! It improves self-worth, evokes greater acceptance and soothes emotional stress.

When you look at the detail in each piece of Rhodochrosite, the earth has created a magical story for you to appreciate.

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ROSE QUARTZ

Love

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ROSE QUARTZ

MEANING: Love

CORE PROPERTIES:

Love, gentleness, emotional healing, release of stress, uniting with the divine. The quintessential stone of love – love for oneself, one’s life partner, children, family, friends, community, the Earth and the Universe. It dissolves boundaries of isolation and mistrust and moves one into the sense of union. Healing, calming, faith, joy, longevity, compassion, connection, protection and gentle understanding are all attributes of this variation of Quartz.

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RUTILATED QUARTZ

Expansion

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RUTILATED QUARTZ

MEANING: Expansion

CORE PROPERTIES: Programmable for attunement, amplification, acceleration, expanding awareness, quickening and grounding manifestation. This variation of Quartz magnifies the energy of any intention or affirmation, activates the higher mind and assists one in gaining information and knowledge of a spiritual nature.

Maintains mental focus, clarity and assists in follow through. Rutilated Quartz encourages spiritual inspiration for creative ideas, reduces that ‘overwhelm’ feel, draws off negative energy and breaks down the barriers to spiritual progress, letting go of the past. It is also a stone that promotes forgiveness on all levels, connecting one to soul lessons and the plan for their present life.

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SMOKY QUARTZ

Grounding

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SMOKY QUARTZ

MEANING: Grounding

CORE PROPERTIES:

 Grounding, transmutation of negative energies, organization, practicality, manifestation of one’s dreams and inspirations.This variation of Quartz promotes focus, purification and detoxification, also helping to clear the energetic fields. It is an antidote to stress, relieves fear, lifts depression and brings emotional calmness. One of the most powerful attributes of Smokey Quartz is its ability to connect ones physical body to the earth.

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STICHTITE

Connection

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STICHTITE

MEANING: Connection

CORE PROPERTIES: A stone that stimulates the Kundalini energies, moving the dormant energies at the base of the spine up through the chakras to the crown of the head. It centres the heart, emanates healing energies and promotes love, compassion and forgiveness.

Stichtite is magical, simply put. Not only does it offer protection and resilience to the wearer, but an abundance of other benefits. Wear this ring and feel her power

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TIGER EYE

Balance

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TIGER EYE

MEANING: Balance

CORE PROPERTIES: Balance between extremes, discernment, vitality, strength, practicality and fairness. This stone helps one to remain grounded, calm and centered, regardless of the outer or inner situation. Tiger Eye provides mental clarity, alleviates depressions, lifts moods and is helpful for resolving dilemmas and internal conflicts.

It is also a perfect healing stone if you suffer from issues of self worth, self-criticism and blocked creativity.

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TURQUOISE

Wholeness

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TURQUOISE

MEANING: Wholeness

CORE PROPERTIES: Wholeness, communication, intuition, spiritual expansion, overall well-being and empowerment. This stone has the capacity to heal the emotional body, relieve stress and bring the focal point of awareness to its proper center of the heart. Turquoise is a stone that teaches the wisdom of compassion and forgiveness, encouraging the wearer to release useless regrets and embrace all parts of themselves.

It aids creative expression, purification and balance; evoking inner clam and stabilising mood swings.

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