CRYSTAL GUIDE

AGATE

AGATE DRUZY

Balance, Joy, Energy, Strength

Druzy crystal is a configuration of tiny sparkling and glittering crystals on the surface of a bulky crystalline body. The druzy gems grow slowly over millions of years and are found as the very last layer of growth on a gemstone. When looking to promote emotional well-being, deck yourself in druzy to take advantage of its healing properties on the physical, mental, and spiritual level. Druzy Crystals are extremely balancing, they can help us to relax and to reduce stress levels. Druzy bring light, joy, creativity and relaxation into our life, allowing us to feel uplifted and happy.

AMETHYST

Balance, Healing, Growth

Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the centuries for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe mind and emotions, a universal healing stone, powerful enough to heal people, animals and plants. Its balancing and healing energies ease mental anxieties and soothe physical tension and headaches, while detoxifying the body. Amethyst gained its name from the Ancient Greek word meaning “not intoxicated”. It was said to prevent against drunkenness, and that its bright colour came from the god of wine, Dionysus, pouring out his wine over a clear crystal in mourning. Amethyst has long been said to promote sobriety – both in the literal sense of preventing drunkenness, and in the metaphorical sense of developing an ability to think more clearly and not be clouded with emotion or blind judgement. Amethyst calms anger, lifts frustration and encourages the mind to surrender to the powers of the universe for guidance and direction. Amethysts beautiful purple colour stimulates the highest vibration of the Third Eye and makes it a very powerful stone for meditation and healing, a powerful companion on the journey towards deeper understanding.

BLACK OBSIDIAN

Protection, Revealing, Cleansing

The mystical properties of Obsidian date back to early civilisations, where the volcanic stone was polished into mirrors, due to its reflective qualities. These mirrors reflected shadow images and were metaphors for sacred caves and pools of water, conduits for supernatural forces or portals to unseen realms. Obsidian is a talisman of those who dare to see the past, the future, or one’s own inner demons and darkest truths. It is no ordinary stone and has no boundaries or limitations while working rapidly with great power. Its edge can be razor sharp, and its dark, glossy surface resembles a mirror for those prepared to look deep into the inner being. It brings the truth to surface and reveals the subconscious. It reveals one’s flaws, weaknesses and fears and even though it can be brutal and direct, it also carries the wonderful power of deep soul healing. Black Obsidian reveals the reasons behind one’s fears and demons, as well as the cause of disease and provides a clear picture of the changes needed to ameliorate them. This crystal impels growth and resolution and lends solid support and direction during the process while providing essential grounding energies. It connects the base of the spine to the heart of the earth and is highly protective by shielding one from negativity in the environment, from others, and from within the self. Place Black Obsidian close to the navel area to help ground the spiritual energies of your body, place your crystal close to your third eye to unblock barriers in your mind and provide emotional release.

BLACK TOURMALINE

Cleansing, Grounding, Protection

Ancient magicians relied upon Black Tourmaline to protect them from demons and evil spirits. Today this stone is still revered as a premier talisman of protection, a powerful shield deflecting and dispelling negative energies, negative thoughts and internal conflicts. Black Tourmaline is also a powerful grounding stone and its supportive energy promotes a sense of power and self-confidence, it dissolves anxiety and allows for a clearer, more objective view. Black Tourmaline is devoted to grounding spiritual energies, bringing Light into the world and into the lives of those drawn to its powers. It increases physical vitality, replacing tension and stress with the ability to view the world objectively with clear, rational thought and helps inspire a positive attitude even in difficult situation.

CARNELIAN

HEMATITE

Grounding, Protection, Clarity

Ancient, shimmery Hematite reminds us of the stars, a force as powerful as sunlight yet soft and subdued. Hematite is a deeply grounding and highly protective stone and should be carried in order to stay grounded in difficult situations. It absorbs negative energies and toxic emotions, while calming us in times of stress or worry, bringing us back to our natural state of joy and vitality. Dark and iridescent, the Hematite stone helps one to see the silver lining in any situation, a stable and trusted companion to keep by your side everywhere you go. It calms a troubled mind by giving clarity and focus and its earth energy helps one to feel grounded and connected to the powerful element of the earth. It provides strength and dispels negativity.

HOWLITE

Balance, Patience, Peace

Howlite relieves stress and anxiety, calms and balances an overactive mind and has a balancing effect on mind and body. It eases insomnia and aids restful night’s sleep, while relaxing the whole body and releasing muscle tension and pain brought about by stress. It helps to access and balance unprocessed emotions in order to work towards peace, happiness and contentment in all aspects of life. Howlite provides peaceful inner awareness and helps us to develop patience and a positive outlook on life.  It eliminates selfishness and thoughtlessness and stops us from being overly critical with ourselves, while strengthening our positive character traits. When placed in your pocket or your purse, Howlite absorbs feelings like anger, jealousy, or spite, harmful thoughts or emotions. Place your crystal on your bedside table to benefit from its soothing energies, or under your pillow to relief insomnia. When used in meditation it is a powerful stone to focus the mind and encourages letting go of any distracting thoughts.

JADE

Harmony, Stability, Manifestation, Protection

Ancient cultures believed that, whatever Jade touches will be blessed with good fortune and Jade was valued for its beauty, healing powers and protection by different cultures all over the globe. Carrying the energy of the Earth and nature, Jade provides a wholesome, nurturing energy that uplifts and soothes. It is considered a lucky gemstone that creates harmony of the mind, body and spirit and draws the abundance of nature into one’s life, helping one create physical prosperity and spiritual wellbeing. Being the ultimate symbol of serenity, a gemstone of healing and stability, Jade helps to relieve anxiety and lighten our emotions. Its calming and cleansing nature protect from negative vibes and reminds us of our beauty, our vitality, our soul and what we are really about, by dissolving any limitations we have put on ourselves. This crystal helps to manifest dreams into reality, showing us our true wishes and desires and helping us becoming the best version of our self. Jade is a stone of the heart and can inspire, attract and enhance love of all kinds. Sit quietly with the stone in your hands, letting its warm and calming energies surround you and visualise your fears and worries leave your body.

LABRADORITE

Intuition, Self-Discovery, Magic, Destiny

The most magical stone there is. The Inuit people of Canada believed Labradorite fell from the frozen fire of the Aurora Borealis and its spectacular flashes of light, the most spectacular sight on earth. An ordinary stone that transforms to the extraordinary, shimmering in a mystical light that separates the waking world from unseen realms. With its pearly hues that shimmer in a range of iridescent blues and greens, the Labradorite crystal reminds us to keep our head in the clouds, look up to the stars and to believe in magic. It links us to the spirit world, a dimension where anything is possible and awakens deepest inner consciousness, where our creativity has infinite possibilities. Labradorite is a crystal of shamans, diviners, healers, and all who travel and embrace the universe seeking knowledge and guidance. Being an excellent stone for awakening one’s own awareness of inner spirit and intuition, it guides us on our path towards self- discovery and helps to shield us from negative energies and misfortune. Attracting joy and spontaneity, Labradorite helps eliminate the emotional drain of daily routine or being weighed down by responsibility while awakening a sense of adventure and change. Labradorite helps expand the mind and increases spiritual growth, while reminding us that every day is full of magic waiting to be discovered. Carry or wear Labradorite in your pocket every day or when travelling in order to protect you and surround you with magical energy, attracting people that align with your beliefs and morals.

LAPIS LAZULI

LAVA STONE

MALACHITE

Protection, Insight, Intuition, Transformation

Believed to be the guardian stone for travellers and free spirits, a talisman of growth and strength.  Ancient lore states that if danger is looming, it will warn you by shattering into pieces. Malachite portrays the deep healing green of nature and represents the innate beauty of flowers, trees, roots and plants. Malachite’s lush colour also resembles the power of nature’s constant renewal and illuminates your day by resembling nature’s vibrancy and opening the doors to the universe and all its beauty and wonder. Being a powerful protection stone, Malachite absorbs negative energies and pollutants from the atmosphere and from the body. It neutralises toxic energy and guards the spirit against negativity by creating a powerful, protective barrier. It is a Stone of Transformation, assisting one in changing situations and encouraging spiritual growth, while healing on a physical and emotional level, drawing out impurities and stimulating the Life Force within us. Life is lived more intensely under the influence of this adventurous stone, as it encourages risk taking and change while helping us recognise and expand our full potential. Like a forest of green, Malachite is all about growth and progress. It helps us identify what is blocking our spiritual growth and then encourages us to break unwanted ties and outworn patterns, while enhancing intuition and insight. Malachite helps us to alleviate procrastination and promotes taking conscious, positive action.

Malachite also serves as a guardian stone of the heart. While allowing healing energy to flow, it can heal emotional wounds and helps to open the heart to love, giving a sense of vitality and spiritual renewal. While holding your crystal in your hands, speak your intentions, fears or worries out loud, then place the stone in a sheltered and secured place outside your house overnight to allow it to take away whatever is troubling you. When used during meditation, Malachite cleanses and purifies all Chakras by removing emotional blockages and opening your heart up to new experiences.

MOONSTONE

Intuition, Inspiration, New Beginnings, Balance

Moonstone is a dreamy, deeply magical stone, channelling the moon, a force that has the power to push and pull the tides of our great oceans and your emotions. It has a nourishing, sensual, deeply healing energy and is considered the stone of the mother moon, of deep healing waters, and sacred feminine energies. Moonstone helps one listen and trust one’s intuition while promoting self-awareness. It provides soothing and healing energy needed to regain power and inner balance. Because of its connection to the moon, it helps us to accept and embrace the ebb and flow of hormones. By opening the Heart Chakra and allowing us to be more receptive and in touch with our feelings, it intensifies feminine energies while balancing and soothing emotions at the same time. It promotes creativity and inspiration and can be used as a powerful dream. Keep Moonstone close by and feel the powerful glow of the moonlight and its brilliant white light illuminating your spirit. When facing issues of stability, emotional or otherwise, Moonstone crystal helps to remind one of the night sky and its steady and reliable cycle of darkness giving way to light, guiding the heart towards light and love. Recharge your Moonstone by the light of the moon.

OPAL

PEACOCK ORE

Happiness, Joy, Live in the Moment

Chalcopyrite is also known as Peacock Ore because of its lovely iridescent green, blue, pink, purple, and gold colours resembling the feathers of a peacock. Peacock Ore is a stone of happiness and joy. It infuses positive forces in us, helping us identify the causes of negativity, filtering it out of our bodies. It encourages us to see and appreciate the joy in every moment and attracts feelings of acceptance that all is exactly as it should be. This very uplifting stone brings us the ability to see and appreciate the joy available in every moment and helps us realise that life is a truly magical experience. Awakening positive forces within us, Peacock Ore helps identify the causes of negativity, fear and stress and filters them out of our bodies. By relieving stress and obstacles that block the path towards our personal and professional goals, it encourages us to seize opportunities while not being afraid of trying something new. Being a crystal of innovation, flexibility, and creativity, it encourages the free flow of energies and clears blockages. Hold this Crystal in your palm or place it in your room and absorb its positive, joyful energies. When used during Meditation, Peacock Ore removes energy blockages and opens space for new possibilities.

RAINBOW FLUORITE

RED JASPER

ROSE QUARTZ

Love, Compassion, Healing

Rose Quartz, with its gentle pink essence, is a stone of the heart, a Crystal of Unconditional Love, carrying a soft feminine energy of compassion and peace, tenderness and healing, nourishment and comfort. It relieves stress, tension frustration and anxiety and provides emotional healing from pain, fears, resentment, stress and anger. Rose Quartz balances emotions and raises self-esteem while attracting Love. It helps to develop or increase self-love and kindness and works as a daily reminder to be gentle and forgiving to oneself and others. Wear your Rose Quartz close to your heart or place a piece of Rose Quartz on your heart and let yourself feel its soothing energy. Imagine it filling up the space and surrounding you with peace, joy, and love, until your body is surrounded by it and bathe in its soothing and healing energies to reprogram your body, heart, and mind.

SELENITE

Goddess Energy, Balance, Release, Healing

Selenite the goddess crystal is named after Selenite, the Greek goddess of the moon. With its luminous, white glow it resembles the magical glow of the moon and helps us to access our inner goddess. It balances and stabilises the body and our emotions, while providing clarity and spiritual connection to oneself and the universe. Selenite helps to release blocked emotions, cleanses and shifts stagnant energies and shifts feelings of resentment and anger, by promoting purity and honesty. It encourages the person holding it, to be honest and truthful with themselves and others. To relieve energy blockages in the body, place a Selenite wand on any area of the body that feels sore or tight, lie down and relax for about 20 minutes and feel the healing benefits the crystal. To cleanse your aura, take a Selenite wand and comb the crystal up and down your body, visualising it absorbing all the negativity, anxiety, worries you encountered during the day. Start at the top of your head, moving to the bottom of your feet.

SMOKEY QUARTZ

Grounding, Cleansing, Stabilising

Smoky Quartz is deeply linked to the healing vibrations of the earth and the circle of life and is one of the most efficient crystals for grounding and cleansing, when carried or worn daily. It absorbs negative energies and thought patterns and helps to let go of old wounds or grudges, in order to move forward in clarity. Smokey Quartz connects us to Mother Earth, reminding us of ourselves and our presence in the universe. It relieves fear, stress, anger and unspoken resentment, lifts depression and fatigue, and teaches one how to let go of what is no longer necessary for growth. Place Smoky Quartz in your home to filter out or protect against bad vibes or unspoken resentments. Wear or carry Smokey Quartz to keep you grounded, reach personal goals and manifest dreams and ideas into reality. To absorb misfortune, sorrow or seemingly impossible obstacles, hold Smoky Quartz in your hand pointed down towards the ground and consciously release these negative energies to Mother Earth.

TIGER EYE

Protection, Transformation, Personal Power

Tiger’s Eye is a most ancient talisman, mysterious and powerful, an all-seeing, all-knowing eye, thought to grant a wearer the ability to observe absolutely everything. Chosen by the Egyptians for the eyes in their deity statues, it expressed divine vision and was believed to provide the powerful protection of Sun and Earth combined. Linked to the magical tiger, the king of beasts in Eastern mythology, Tiger’s Eye always portrayed courage, integrity and right use of power. Tiger’s Eye is deeply captivating and with its warm and radiant energies it synthesizes the frequencies of Sun and Earth, bringing stability and awareness while integrating the spiritual with the physical realms. It teaches balance between extremes, moving one out of the world of duality – right and wrong, good and bad, dark and light. It brings sharpness to one’s inner vision and better understanding of the cause and effect of each situation and encourages one to use their powers wisely. Tiger’s Eye supports necessary change in all aspects of one’s life, strengthening the will and clarity of intention in order to manifest at the highest level. It inspires creativity and helps us to utilize our talents and abilities, it lights the fire of the soul and helps us to seize the day. Tiger’s Eye encourages one to take a fearless leap into the unknown and helps to step outside of our comfort zone, giving us the chance to grow, change, and transform into our true selves.

TITANIUM QUARTZ

Strength, Focus, Confidence

Titanium Quartz, also called Rainbow Flame Aura, or Flame Aura truly is natural quartz that has been heat infused with rare metals in a vacuum chamber. The pure metals bond richly & deeply with the quartz, resulting in mesmerizing colours that can neither be scraped nor scratched off. The crystal provides a full spectrum of colours, generating a mesmerizing rainbow. Titanium Quartz is highly energizing on all levels and helps to awaken all energy centres of the body. It increases fun, energy and enjoyment of life and dispels sadness. The rich hues of colours are encouraging and full of positive vibes and Titanium Quartz never fails to add a little magic to your day. Titanium Quartz enhances your creativity and has the power to help you reach your goals while seeking out adventure, enthusiasm, and joy in life.

TURQUOISE

Protection, Wisdom, Truth,

Turquoise is one of the oldest stones used in man’s history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection, wisdom and truth. Turquoise attracts self-forgiveness, self-acceptance and the release of useless regrets and encourages us to honour ourselves. It provides tranquillity and peace as well as having a calming effect on the mind while being empathetic and helping us to recognise the causes of happiness and unhappiness. Turquoise removes negativity soothes depression and aids inner calm, while providing protection from undesirable elements of life. It controls extreme impulses and helps to overcome panic attacks, conflict and feelings of rage while relieving stress. Hold or carry Turquoise in order to restore your vitality and lift your low spirits.