OUR JEWELLERY CHARMS AND AMULETS SOURCED FROM AROUND THE WORLD HAVE SYMBOLIC MEANINGS;
ACORN – Luck, Prosperity, Youthfulness, Life, Fertility, Immortality, Patience, Power, Survival, Spiritual growth.
BLACK EYED PEAS – Good Luck & fortune.
BUMBLEBEE – Immortality, Rebirth, Honesty & Purity, Secret wisdom, Willingness and drive.
BUTTERFLY – Wisdom, Rebirth, Change & transformation, & the Human soul.
CAMELLIA – Devotion, Perfection, Admiration & Gratitude.
CAT – Magic, Mystery, Rebirth & Unpredictability.
CND SYMBOL – Internationally recognised symbol of peace and Anti-war.
CORNICELLO - Means ‘little horn’ and refers to a twisted horn-shaped charm after a chilli pepper, used for protection against the Evil eye
CROSS - The cross of Christ’s crucifixion.
DOVE – Peace and hope, Love, Loyalty, Fidelity and Honesty.
DICE – Worn for good Luck and symbolises Destiny.
ELEPHANT – Strength and power, Wisdom and Dignity.
EVIL EYE – Protection against the Evil Eye.
FEATHER – New beginning or a new life ahead, & hope.
FISH - Creation, Change & Transformation, Fidelity, Good luck, Happiness, Inspiration, Knowledge, Unity, & Wisdom.
FLY – Divine presence / Wandering soul.
HAMSA HAND - A ‘Protective hand’ over the 5 senses. The word "Hamsa" means "5" - a powerful number symbolizing defence, power and fortune.
HEART - Love and Wisdom, Symbol of true love.
HORN - Strength, Power, Prosperity, Abundance & Fertility.
HORSESHOE – Protective talisman against curses. A horseshoe 'Pointing up' will gather Your Luck, & 'Pointing down' will shower you with Luck.
KABBALAH BLESSING – Ancient Kabbalah coded blessings symbolise the 72 names of God.
KEY – 1 key symbolises knowledge and life. Three keys worn together = health, wealth and love.
OWL - Wisdom, Truth, Patience, Foresight & Knowledge, & a protector against harm.
LADYBIRD – Good luck & Love.
MANO CORNUTO - Means ‘horned hand’ in Italian & used as a talisman against the ‘Evil eye’.
POMEGRANATE - Life and death, Rebirth and eternal life, Fertility and marriage, Abundance and prosperity.
RED CORD - Protects the wearer from the Evil Eye.
RICE – Good fortune.
SEASHELL – Prosperity, Regeneration and Fertility.
SKULLS - Intelligence, spirit, Rebirth & Life, Protection and well-being.
STAR – Perfection & Good fortune.
STAR OF DAVID – Harmony & knowledge.
SUN / MOON – Merging of opposites. Like the "Yin/Yang", the male sun and female moon represent unity in diversity, compromise instead of conflict.
TASSELS - Protective device to confuse and distract evil or negativity.
TEETH – Protection from sorcery and danger.
WORRY DOLLS – Sheds anxieties.
ZODIAC STAR SIGNS
Aries, The Ram – Challenging / Impulsive - March 21 - April 19
Taurus, the Bull - Conservative/Concrete - April 20 - May 20
Gemini, the Twins - Communicative/Playful - May 21 - June 20
Cancer, the Crab- Caring/Sensitive - June 21 - July 22
Leo, the Lion – Dominant / Proud - July 23 - August 22
Virgo, the Virgin - Careful /Minute - August 23 - September 22
Libra, the Scales - Negotiating / Ethical - September 23 - October 22
Scorpio, the Scorpion - Hidden/Passionate - October 23 - November 21
Sagittarius, the Archer - Impatient / Independent - November 22 - December 21
Capricorn, the Goat - Ambitious / Decisive - December 22 - January 19
Aquarius, the Water Bearer - Profound / Original - January 20 - February 19
Pisces, the Fishes - Searching / Submissive - February 20 - March 20
PROPERTIES OF SEMI PRECIOUS GEMSTONES
AGATE – An excellent stone for rebalancing and harmonising body, mind and spirit. It cleanses and stabilises the aura, eliminating and transforming negativity. Agate enhances mental function, improving concentration, perception and analytical abilities. It soothes and calms, healing inner anger or tension and creates a sense of security and safety.
AMETHYST – Enhances spiritual awareness, intuition, meditation, serenity & composure. Attracts good luck & love, calms & transforms. Eases stress and alleviates insomnia.
ARAGONITE – Encourages deep peaceful meditation and uplifts emotions. Helps navigate business/ managerial/personal challenges with a clear head and steady hand. Opens spiritual Brow Chakra for day-to-day living with an open heart & mind.
BLACK BANDED AGATE – This is a stone for grounding and centring the energies of the base chakra. Used for self control, grounding, resilience, quiet power, peace and anxiety, inward meditation and reflection.
Ideally, when using black stones at the base chakra, they bring us health, prosperity, security, and dynamic presence.
BLACK ONYX – Aids in emotional stability and determination. Offers understanding, confidence and friendship. It absorbs and transforms negative energy. It is used to banish grief, enhance self control, stimulate the power of wise decision making, and encourage happiness.
BLUE / BROWN GOLDSTONE – Stone of ambition, building energy, courage and a positive attitude. A gently uplifting stone, Goldstone promotes vitality and generates positive energies whilst deflecting negative ones. It places a powerful barrier of protection around the aura and greatly increases energy, it is said to ward off all forms of negativity. Blue Goldstone will also enhance psychic awareness and it resonates with the energies of the higher planes.
BOTSWANA AGATE - Helps to explore unknown territory, solutions and one’s own creativity. Aids depression, releases repression and aids in seeing the bigger picture. It also helps the body to assimilate oxygen. Also beneficial to those wanting to quit smoking.
CARNELIAN – Symbolizes creativity, sexuality, emotions and intuition. Stimulates the energy of love & joy. Clears negative energy. Awakens inner talents, physical energy, power & creativity. Promotes action and movement, personal power, concentration, courage, self confidence and determination.
GARNET – Symbolizes purity and truth as well as love and compassion. It can help one's security level and spiritual awareness. It is also strongly associated with the balancing of the sex drive and emotional disharmony, bringing love, compassion and an enhanced imagination.
HAEMATITE – Grounds and protects. It endows us with courage, strength, endurance, confidence, self-esteem and vitality. A "stone for the mind", Haematite stimulates concentration and focus, enhancing memory and original thought. It focuses energy and emotions for balance between the body, mind and spirit. Dissolves negativity and prevents oneself from absorbing the negativity of others.
HOWLITE – Extremely calming, used to relieve anxiety, tension and intense emotions. Acts as shield against rage and encourages calm communication and patience. It can aid in achieving goals and ambitions, strengthening memory and stimulating desire for knowledge. Also believed to help balance calcium levels, aiding teeth and bones.
JADE - Jade is a symbol of serenity and purity. It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquillity. It increases love and nurturing. A protective stone, Jade keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony. Jade attracts good luck and friendship. It stabilises the personality and promotes self-sufficiency. Soothes the mind, releasing negative thoughts, and stimulates ideas. A “dream stone”, Jade brings insightful dreams. It aids emotional release, especially of irritability.
LABRADORITE – Helps to keep the aura clear, balanced, & protected. Facilitates the understanding of ones chosen destiny &, higher consciousness, patience and meditation. Supports originality & uniqueness.
LAPIS LAZULI – A stabilizer, changing negative views of reality to positive views. Assists with spiritual growth, intuitive perception and objectivity. Mentally cleansing and calming, supports clarity & helps one to organize day to day activities. Enhances serenity, acceptance and dreams. It’s the stone of contemplation and meditation. It is considered a stone of truth and friendship. Brings about harmony in relationships, and reveals inner truths.
MOSS AGATE – the Mother Earth stone- is the most powerful of the agates that helps balance emotional energy. It helps the user to let go of anger and bitterness, so the emotions are balanced. Believed to bring the wearer health, friends and riches. It is used to speed up recovery, counteract long term illnesses, & cleanse the circulatory and elimination systems.
MOTHER OF PEARL – Has both traditional and New Age metaphysical and healing properties. It is said to attract prosperity. It is used in mystical work to heighten intuition, psychic sensitivity, and imagination. It is purported to protect from negative influence, and transmute negative energy. It is said to be highly protective and a particularly potent stone of protection for children.
RHODONITE – Embodies care for humanity and spiritual wellbeing. Brings order to chaos, dispels anxiety and promotes coherence. Emotionally supportive, balances and eases anxiety through clear vision.
ROSE QUARTZ – Known as the "Stone of Love". Rose Quartz soothes comforts & reassures, bringing about deep inner healing. Gently removes negativity & attracts the energy of love bringing peacefulness & calm to relationships.
SODALITE – Brings order and calmness to the mind. It encourages rational thought, objectivity, truth and intuition, along with verbalisation of feelings. It enhances self-esteem, self-acceptance and self-trust.
TIGER EYE – Helps to gain insight, focus & concentration, to perceive & think more clearly, and to organize scattered details. It releases negative energy from the body, and produces soothing vibrations that generate calmness to unsettled turmoil. Eliminates the "blues" & encourages optimism & enthusiasm for life.