Gems

NATURE'S BEAUTY, OUR DESIGN

AGATE

Agate is a grounding stone that promotes emotional, physical, and mental balance.  It brings harmony to positive and negative energies and it fosters truth.  It helps you connect to the collective consciousness and helps you see your spiritual path.  It promotes self-confidence and aids in discovering hidden truths.

Banded Agate can help you discover wisdom hidden beneath layers of truth.  It promotes inner strength to help you face your fears.

Blue Lace Agate fosters confidence and clarity so you can articulate your truth.

 

Tree Agate encourages you to connect with your roots.

Fire Agate is produced by volcanic action, so it has a deep connection to the earth and the earth’s energy.  It’s considered calming and brings security and safety through grounding.  It’s also said to enhance courage, protection, and strength.  It is linked to the base chakra and stimulates vitality on all levels.

AMAZONITE

Awaken compassion with Amazonite.  Associated with the heart, throat and solar plexus chakras, Amazonite is a calming stone of harmony.  It encourages truth, provides clarity, and helps one set boundaries and communicate constructively.  Amazonite can block geopathic stress and enhance intuition.

AMETHYST

Amethyst blocks negative environmental energy.  It supports coming to terms with any loss, eases headaches and has a sobering effect on over indulgence.

AMBER

An organic gemstone, Amber is solidified, fossilized sunlight.  It is an excellent source of Light and can be used to tap into the power of the sun.  It’s associated with the solar plexus chakra and activates an energetic field for success, abundance, healing, vitality and joy.  It is a cleanser of the mind, body, spirit and environment.  Amber fosters patience, protection, romantic love, sensuality, balance and healing.  Because it began as a sap in ancient trees, it has a special connection to mother nature and the ancient wisdom of the earth.  It accelerates your evolutionary spiral of personal and spiritual growth and enhances the connection to goddess energy. 

APATITE

Apatite is an inspirational stone.  It is attuned to the future, yet it connects to the past.  Apatite stimulates creativity and intelligence.  It promotes social ease, extroversion and dissolves feelings of alienation.  It is helpful for those afflicted with hyperactivity or autism.  Apatite helps to clear away confusion and promotes expanded knowledge.  It reduces emotional exhaustion and clears away frustration.  It can suppress hunger and raise your metabolic rate.  Apatite balances the physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual bodies and chakras.

Blue Apatite connects you to a higher level of spirituality.  Opening the throat chakra, it allows you greater confidence in public speaking and in group interactions.

AQUAMARINE

Aquamarine harmonizes with it surroundings, counteracting dark forces with courage.  It promotes tolerance and lightens the burdens of heavy responsibilities.  It sharpens intuition, enhances clairvoyance, and promotes higher states of spiritual awareness.  It facilitates clear and honest self-expression, and helps align the physical and spiritual bodies.

BLOODSTONE

Bloodstone is a healing stone believed to have mystical powers.  Use it to banish evil and negativity.  It enhances creativity and promotes a healthy intuition. Selflessness, idealism and courage are the energies that Bloodstone helps you embrace.  It promotes your adaption in unfamiliar circumstances.  It reduces impatience and allows you to be present now.

CARNELIAN

Carnelian activates the base and navel chakras. It grounds and anchors us in the now.  Carnelian improves one’s analytical abilities, clarifies perception and helps awaken your hidden talents and gifts.  It protects against anger, envy and resentment.  Carnelian helps one overcome negative conditioning and fear. It promotes courage and being a high energy stone, Carnelian can remove the fear of death.  Carnelian can also be used to enhance astral vision and help stop migraines.

CHAROITE

Charoite is a third eye activator and a stone of transformation, inspiration and power.  It enhances and facilitates spiritual growth, courage, inner strength and inner vision.

 

CHRYSOCOLLA

Chrysocolla is a tranquil, sustaining stone that helps with meditation and communication.  It calms, cleanses and energizes all chakras.  It can help one invoke great inner strength and is stabilizing for those who are in constantly changing circumstances. Chrysocolla promotes self-awareness and assists inner-balance.  It draws out negativity and enhances motivation.

CITRINE

Citrine carries in it the power of sun.  It is warming, energizing and highly creative.  It absorbs and grounds all types of negative energies.  Citrine is sometimes referred to as the “success stone” or the “merchant’s stone” because it is a stone of wealth and abundance.  It attracts wealth, success, and prosperity.  If you have a “wealth corner” in your house, Citrine would be a valuable addition there.  It will also help you share what you already have while you continue to retain your wealth. 

Citrine protects and energizes the aura.  It is a stone of manifestation, helping to individually, creativity, self expression, and helps with mental concentration.  Emotionally, Citrine relieves depression, self-doubt, and anger.  It is an excellent stone for detoxification and is said to balance the thyroid.  It is a great stone for calming group or family discord.  It helps raise self esteem, enhances motivation, while making one less sensitive to otherwise harshly-felt criticism.  Citrine helps balance emotions, promotes joy and helps overcome a fear of responsibility. Citrine is a natural cleansing stone and can be used to cleanse and balance other crystals.  Citrine itself never needs to be cleansed.

CORAL

Coral encourages diplomacy and the ability to compromise for the sake of the group.  It quiets emotions and brings peace and inner harmony.  It also enhances intuition, imagination, and facilitates the transfer of knowledge.

EMERALD

Emerald is associated with the heart chakra.  It’s a stone of love, compassion, romance, fertility, courage, hope and prophecy.  It promotes joy, enhances cleansing, clairvoyance, and memory and it facilitates wisdom and truthfulness.  It is the sacred stone of the Goddess of Venus.  Emerald energy is beneficial year-round, though it’s at its peak in the springtime.

FLUORITE

Flourite is a highly protective healing stone.  It cleanses and stabilizes the aura and purifies disorder.  It grounds and integrates spiritual energies and heightens intuitive powers.  Fluorite quickens spiritual awakening.  It helps overcome chaos and dissolves illusions as well as stabilizing and balancing emotions.

Green Fluorite grounds excess energy and helps heal emotional trauma.  Purple Fluorite stimulates the brow chakra and is an excellent stone for meditation.

GARNET

Garnet inspires love, devotion and self-confidence.  It revitalizes, purifies, and balances energy, rids you of unconscious self-sabotage, and fortifies courage and hope.

Black Garnet stimulates creativity and dissolves feelings of isolation or alienation.  It realigns the body’s magnetic fields.

 

Red Garnet is attuned to the heart.  It revitalizes loving feelings, enhances sexuality, and helps you control anger, including self anger.

 

Green Garnet (Grossular) teaches relaxation and helps you with the flow.  It inspires service and cooperation.

GOLDSTONE

Goldstone is a man-made gemstone that’s been around since Renaissance times.  It’s believed to have been first created by an Italian monk, working in a glass factory, who was attempting to create precious metal gold through the process of alchemy.  But he accidentally stumbled upon the process for making this gorgeous glittery stone instead.  Goldstone is made from copper and molten glass and contains all of the metaphysical properties of copper, which is one of the most conductive metals on earth.  As such, it is an excellent element to use in pendulums and dowsing.  As a stone, goldstone is useful as an energy generator, amplifier or energy shield.  It is helpful in revitalizing your energy field and it boosts the glow of life force energy (chi), strengthening the solar plexus and the inner self.

HEMATITE

Hematite is a strong grounding stone that counteracts confusion and helps overcome compulsions.  It can be used to neutralize negativity and ground energies of other crystals or stones it is near.  It can improve memory, mental focus and concentration.  Hematite can help neutralize and dispel anger.  It balances mind, body and spirit.  Hematite helps build confidence and aids in allowing one to accept their mistakes and learn from them.  Hematite is associated with the base chakra.

IOLITE

Like a crisp, dark winter sky, Iolite, in shifting shades of violet-blue carries the spirit of journey, of dreams and intuition, of exploration and illumination. It is known as the Vikings' Compass, and provides the vision to move us, physically and spiritually, from one realm to the next.

JADE

Jade is a stone of purity and serenity.  It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility.  Jade is a personality stabilizer and it encourages you to be who you really are.  It releases negativity and promotes self sufficiency.

Golden (or yellow) Jade reveals inner joy and happiness.

 

Green Jade is associated with the heart chakra.

JASPER

A form of quartz, Jasper is a stone that comes in many different colors and varieties, often with stripes or spots.  It is a strong healing and calming stone that some call the Nurturing Stone.  Jasper is considered useful as an everyday stone – helping to find practical solutions for everyday problems.  It calms emotions and grounds and balances opposing energies.  It brings tranquility and wholeness while absorbing and grounding negative energies.

Leopardskin Jasper is a stone of shamanic journeying.

 

Picasso Jasper is useful in dream work and visualization.  It is a planetary record keeper that can help reveal hidden messages from the past.  It also helps one tune into life and awaken the senses to the here and now.

 

Poppy Jasper can enhance one’s organizational abilities, facilitate relaxation and a sense of wholeness.

 

Rainforest Jasper, also known as Rhyolite, carries healing, invigorating energy.  This stone brings hope, renewal, love and joy.  It facilitates the harmonious balancing of internal and external energies.  It is an excellent stone for working with nature and connecting to the Earth’s energy.  It can help one lose unhealthy habits, such as smoking, overrating etc. and desire for good habits (healthy eating, exercise, fresh air) may increase with this stone.

Red Jasper is associated with base chakra.  It helps bring problems to light before they become unmanageable.  It helps manifest creative ideas and brings about vitality and focus.  Red Jasper can help release issues of shame and guilt associated with sexuality.  It balances yin and yang energies.

 

Yellow Jasper activates the solar plexus chakra.  It channels positive energy and brings a sense of physical well-being.

KYANITE

Kyanite does not accumulate negative energies, so it never needs to be cleansed.  This is a high vibration stone with rapid transfers of energy.  It enhances telepathic communication between individuals, promotes lucid dreaming, and initiates or enhances psychic awareness.  Kynaite is connected to all chakras and makes for a great tool to enhance visualization, creativity, perception, comprehension and foresight.

LABORADORITE

Labradorite is a highly protective stone that raises consciousness and enhances one’s connection to universal energies.  It protects the aura and prevents energy leakage.  It is also a calming stone that facilitates deep contemplation and inner sight.  It enhances intuitive wisdom and dispels illusion.  Labradorite can be used to bring light to the shadowed realms of the self.  It can help one purge negative thought patterns, achieving great insight and vision.

LAPIS LAZULI

Lapis Lazuli is associated with the crown, brow and throat chakras. A highly vibrational stone, it was prized by the ancient Egyptians as the key to spiritual attainment.  Lapis acts as a strong thought clarifier and a harmonizer of body, mind and soul.  It connects with deep inner knowledge and facilitates honesty and creativity.  Used to gain objectivity, self-awareness and self-expression, Lapis promotes enormous serenity. It opens a third eye, stimulates enlightenment, and enhances psychic abilities and personal spiritual power.

LARIMAR

Larimar, also known as the “Dolphin’s Stone” and the “Atlantis Stone” is a rare and beautiful unique volcanic mineral that only comes from the Caribbean island of Hispaniola.  Be in the now and learn to love “what is: with Larimar, a soothing calming stone that fosters self nurturance and self respect and helps you release unwanted attachments.  It facilitates a connection with goddess energy and it represents peace and clarity.  Larimar is associated with the throat chakra.

MALACHITE

Malachite is associated primarily with the heart chakra.  It is a powerful energy conduit.  Malachite is a protective stone that guards against evil, absorbs negative energies, cleanses the emotional body and helps reveal deep insights.

MOOKAITE

Mookaite is a Australian Jasper and has all of the properties of Jasper.  It is a protective stone that enhances balance between the inner and outer experience.  It encourages versatility, inspires a deep calm, and is considered an excellent stone for working with animals and enhancing animal communication.  Mookaite is associated with the lower chakras.

MOONSTONE

Moonstone is keeper of the feminine mysteries.  It promotes intuition and empathy and fosters motherly love, support, encouragement, and ancient wisdom.  It calms and soothes emotions with its powerful feminine energy.  It gently opens the mind to serendipity and synchronistic events.  It facilitates new beginnings, invokes patience and allows you to see cyclic patterns.

Peach Moonstone soothes emotional body and enhances your perceptive abilities for gentle, loving, divine energies.

 

Rainbow Moonstone is excellent for clearing the psychic senses.  It gives you psychic protection while working on intuitive level and helps clear and/or ease emotional trauma.

MOLDAVITE

Moldavite is a tektite, a stone that results when a meteorite crashes to the earth. This beautiful green glassy stone comes from a region in the Czech Republic and was created approximately 15 million years ago.  It is a very powerful catalyst for life changing transformation, rapid spiritual evolution, and chakra activation.  Moldavite is known for tremendous transformative cleansing and activating qualities both directly and indirectly.  It brings things to the surface so they can be recognized and dealt with, assists in connecting you to your spirit guides, expanding spiritual awareness, and promotes or amplifies the incidence of synchronicities in your life.

OPAL

Opal comes in many colors.  There are two major types of opal: precious and common.  Precious opal has fire and sparkle.  It is a delicate, absorbent and reflective stone that enhances cosmic consciousness and stimulates creativity and originality.  Both types enhance self-worth and help see your full potential.  Opal connects with love, passion and desire.

Green Opal (a common opal) is cleansing, renewing stone that promotes emotional healing.

 

Blue Opal (also a common opal) soothes emotions, enhances communication and improves dream recall.

ONYX

Onyx promotes personal strength and stamina.  Useful in both understanding the future and the past, it can help you become the master of your own fate.  Onyx is helpful in healing old grief and sorrow.  It is grounding and centering stone and is especially valuable to those who find themselves in confusing times or under great stress.  Onyx helps us get in alignment with our higher power.  It is also useful in psychometry (revealing past events to it’s holder) and in healing unresolved past-life traumas.  Onyx imparts stability and self control and balances yin and yang energies.

PEARL

Pearls aid in meeting and overcoming various obstacles while absorbing negative vibrations and energies.

PERIDOT

Peridot opens, cleanses and activates the heart and solar plexus chakras.  It alleviates jealousy, resentment, stress, and anger.  It illuminates the path to forgiveness. Peridot sharpens the mind and opens you to new levels of awareness.  It detoxifies negative emotions, soothes nervousness, and heals pain and suffering.  Peridot can be used to promote sleep or get rid of lassitude.  It alleviates depression, helps your self-esteem, and can help bring necessary change in your life.  This stone helps you detach from outside influences, favoring your own higher energies for guidance.  Peridot can help you understand your destiny and spiritual purpose.  It enhances personal confidence, allowing you to be assertive without being aggressive.  It helps you see your own light and to recognize that you deserve to be loved.  Peridot also represents financial success.

PREHNITE

Prehnite is the healer’s healing stone.  It helps one get organized and declutter their surroundings.  It promotes unconditional love, enhances visualization, precognition, and shows the way to spiritual growth.  Prehnite alleviates nightmares and phobias.  It seals the auric field in a protective shield and it calms the environment.  Prehnite teaches you how to be in harmony with nature.

QUARTZ

Quartz (also called Rock Crystal) is known as the Universal Crystal.  Clear Quartz is extremely useful for healing, cleansing, energizing, and balancing chakras.  It is considered the master healer, the most powerful healing stone on Earth.  Quartz is also a powerful energy amplifier and regulator, potentially raising its holder’s energy levels to their highest.  It will enhance the energies of other crystals and stones it is near.  Quartz aids in concentration and focus, it helps psychic abilities.  It is a highly spiritual stone that can help you uncover and tune into your life’s spiritual purpose.

 

Golden Quartz (also known as Honey Quartz) is a stone of joy and prosperity.  It reinforces self-confidence, vitality and personal power.

 

Phantom Quartz is a crystal that has a “phantom” of mineral inclusions or traces of other crystals inside of it.  Phantom crystals are considered highly vibrational stones and are said to activate one’s healing abilities and may help with recovering repressed memories.

 

Rutilated Quartz contains naturally occurring hair-like needles or strands of a golden, silver, and/or reddish metallic mineral called rutile, embedded in either clear or smoky quartz.  Rutilated quartz is a “synergistic combination within itself,” bringing together attunement, amplification and acceleration.  It is useful in magnifying the energies of intent and affirmation.  It activates the higher mind as well as one’s creative energies.  It is also a protective stone that shields its holder from negative thoughts generated by others.  It can sooth bad moods, bringing light and joyful vibrations into energetic field.  It is useful for telepathic communication, spiritual inspiration, and enhancing psychic gifts.

 

Rose Quartz

Pink, white, clear

Rose Quartz is the powerfully gentle stone of love – love for one’s self and for others. It is associated with the heart chakra.  Rose Quartz heals the heart with soothing compassion; it helps resolve old emotional wounds and assists with personal enlightenment.  It releases worry, fear, anxiety and aids in the healing of wounds from emotional traumas.

 

Smoke Quartz is associated with the first chakra.  It’s considered to be one of the most powerful grounding stones there is.  It purifies and offers protection from negativity as it clears and cleanses the aura, drawing out densities, transmuting negative energies and grounding them back to earth. As a spiritual grounding stone, Smoky Quartz can draw ethereal, high-frequency energies into your own auric field, allowing you to perceive them yet remain on a grounded, physical level.

RUBY

Ruby is an energetic stone that impacts vigor and passion to life.  It encourages you to follow your bliss.  It transmutes negative energy, promotes leadership, and sharpens the mind.

RHODOCHROSITE

Rhodochrosite is a stone of compassion. It enhances your ability to be positive and it stimulates the gentle release of unresolved emotional pain. It fosters loving relationships with yourself and others.  It helps you face difficult truths with loving awareness.  Rhodochrosite is associated with the heart chakra.

SAPPHIRE

Sapphire is the second hardest stone on earth (the first being the diamond).  Blue Sapphire is a stone of mental discipline and focus – facilitating confidence in one’s opinions and knowledge.  It can be used to activate and awaken the throat and third eye chakras.  It is useful for astral travel, lucid dream work, and understanding past life lessons.  It stimulates psychic vision and extra sensory perception.

SERAPHINITE

Seraphinite is considered the premier healing stone of our age.  This stone comes from only one place on earth, a region in Siberia and is known for its shimmering beauty as well as its powerful energies.  Connected with the angelic realm, Seraphinite has high energy, promotes cellular regeneration, wholeness and self healing.  Named for the highest order of angels, Seraphim, seraphinite links the physical with the angelic and provides assistance in aligning oneself with angelic light.  A catalyst for change, seraphinite allows outmoded patters to dissolve, fall away and make way for a new, more effective systems; it brings joy, enlightenment, dynamic balance.

SHELL

Shell stimulates intuition, sensitivity, imagination, and adaptability.  It enhances mental clarity and provides insight into decision-making.  Shell promotes cooperation between the self and others, as well as within the self.  It provides cohesive energy.

SODALITE

Sodalite is a calming stone that helps balance logic with intuition.  A stone of truth, it encourages rational thought, objectivity, and verbalization.  It can help end disagreements that are the result of miscommunication.  Sodalite fosters a thirst for truth and it helps you stand up for what you believe in.  It enhances self esteem, self acceptance, and self trust. 

SPINEL

Until recently, Spinel was an underappreciated gem with little consumer recognition. In ancient times, southeast Asia’s mines yielded exceptional large spinel crystals, which became the treasured property of kings and emperors, often passing through many hands as spoils of war.  This beautiful gem is one of Mountain Gem's most common sellers.

SUNSTONE

Sunstone is a joyful stone that enhances intuition. It allows happiness to shine through as it connects to the power of light, regenerative energy, and good fortune.  It helps remove codependency and allows you to say “no” when that’s hard to do.  It encourages optimism and acts as a good mood lifter, transmuting feelings of failure or abandonment. 

TANZANITE

Raise your vibrational level with Tanzanite, a Synergy Twelve stone that is associated with the fourth through eighth chakras.  Tanzanite is a stone of enlightened compassion.  It integrates, aligns, and bridges the mind and heart.  Speak your heart’s truth with eloquence by using your mind’s vocabulary.  Tanzanite facilitates the sharing of spiritual knowledge from a heart centered perspective.

TIGER'S EYE

Tiger’s Eye is a stone of discernment, vitality, strength and grounding.  It is highly protective and enhances one’s stamina, integrity and mental clarity.  It is related to the solar plexus chakra.  Tiger’s Eye helps one find common ground in negotiations or times of conflict, helps with blocked creativity, and provides an anchor for change.

TOPAZ

Topaz is named after one of the more famous islands in the Red Sea. Ancient Egyptians used yellow Topaz as a representation for the god of the sun. The Greeks believed this stone provided power, keeping away infections, preventing the influence of bad spirits, remove sadness and strengthen intellect. Topaz comes in a variety of colors and has also been known to suppress one of their fears, past or present. It increases creativity in all aspects of one's daily life and helps balance emotions.

TOURMALINE

Tourmaline promotes self confidence and diminishes fear.  It is a mental healer and it attracts compassion and tolerance. It enhances energy flow and inspires creativity.

TURQUOISE

Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man’s history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection, strong and opaque, yet soothing to the touch, healing to the eye, as if carved from an azure heaven and slipped to earth. Its unique shade of blue, often blue-green, lends it name, Turquoise, to all things of this tranquil hue. The delicate veining or mottled webbing in cream or brown is inherent to the stone and serves to enhance its character.  Turquoise empowers men and women equally, and worn or carried, it is a talisman of luck, success, ambition and creativity.

 

AGATE
AMAZONITE
AMETHYST
AMBER
APATITE
AQUAMARINE
BLOODSTONE
CARNELIAN
CHAROITE
CHRYSOCOLLA
CITRINE
CORAL
EMERALD
FLUORITE
GARNET
GOLDSTONE
HEMATITE
IOLITE
JADE
JASPER
KYANITE
LABORADORITE
LAPIS LAZULI
LARIMAR
MALACHITE
MOOKAITE
MOONSTONE
MOLDAVITE
OPAL
ONYX
PEARL
PERIDOT
PREHNITE
QUARTZ
RUBY
RHODOCHROSITE
SAPPHIRE
SERAPHINITE
SHELL
SODALITE
SPINEL
SUNSTONE
TANZANITE
TIGER'S EYE
TOURMALINE
TURQUOISE
TOPAZ
 
 
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