Turquoise-The master Healer Stone. Beads as used in our jewelry

Gemstone Lore

Gemstones have been used throughout history in spiritual practices and for their healing properties. The energy that the stones impart to their wearers have made the rare and beautiful gems precious.

Although science recognizes the inherent powers of gemstones in technological uses such crystals in watches, lasers, and computers, the more subtle influences - like their ability to promote physical healing in the body, or their power to help balance human emotions continues to elude modern science.

This list includes the properties of many of the Gemstones we have available in our Celtic Faerie Jewelry Collections.

Abalone: Handling Emotional Situations, Psychic Development.

Agates: Balance, Perceptiveness, Inspiration.

Amethyst: Meditative, Balance, Calming, Patience, Sobriety, Stgability.

Aquamarine: Courage, Peace, Communication.

Aventurine: Leadership, Independence, Motivation Success,Prosperity.

Binghamite: Good Fortune, Elves and Fairies, Energy.

Blackstone: Highly Protecting, Healing.

Black Onyx: Magic, Heal Old Grief or Sorrow.

Bloodstone (Heliotrope): Centering, Adaptability, Reduced Anxiety.

Blue Lace Agate: Grace, Inspiration, Gentleness Tranquility, Communication.

Blue Tiger's Eye (Hawk's Eye): Communication, Courage, Throat Chakra.

Blue Topaz: Leadership Ability, Psychic Knowldege, Spirital Growth.

Bone: Vitality, Strength.

Botswana Agate: Transitions, Creativity, Communication.

Bronzite: Focused Action, Courtesy, Inner Certainty, Muscular Tension.

Carnelian: Confidence, Boldness, Initiative, Dramatic Abilities.

Cat's Eye: Good Fortune, Good Luck, Serenity, Happiness.

Chrysoprase: Prosperity, Business Success, Strengthens Friendships.

Dalmation Jasper: Family Bonds, Friendships, Calms Children/Animals.

Dragons Vein Agate: Creative Visualization, Energy, Strength.

Druzy Crystal: Joy, Light, Ritual.

Emerald: Love, Communication, Truthfulness.

Fairy Quartz: Peace, Calm, Meditation.

Fire Agate: Meditation, Calming.

Fire Opal: Vitality, Handle Change Comfortably, Clairaudience.

Garnite: Romance, Love, Self-Confidence.

Glass: Fire, Air, Earth, Water Elements Combined, Transformation, Rebirth, focus.

Gold: Wealth, Happiness, Positive Feelings.

(Green) Tree Agate: Poise, Self-Control. Also good for plants.

Heart Chakra - Anahata: Love, Emotions, Stability, Grounding, Calming.

Hematite: Regeneration, Insight, Order.

Howlite: Patience, Awareness, Observation.

Jade: Accomplishment, Fortune, Longevity.

Jet aka Black Amber: Heal Grief, Protect Finances.

Lapis Lazuli: Knowledge, Perfection, Wisdom, Truthfulness, Inner Power, Organization.

Mahogany Obsidian: Inner Strength, Pschic Protection.

Malachite: Good Fortune, Prosperity, self-confidence, Energy, Balance.

Moonstone: Sensitivity, Intuitio, Protection, Obesity.

Molybdenum: Reliability, Stress Relief, Heal Holes in Aura.

Moss Agate:Abundance,Protection, Ego and Self-Esteem, Emotional Balance.

Mother of Pearl: Adaptability, Metal Clarity, Cooperation, Prosperity, Intuition, Transmute Negativity.

Obsidian: Protection, Grounding, Remove Negativity, Infections.

Onyx: Root Chakra, Protection, Assists with Challenges, Stabilizing.

Opal: Enhance Memory, decrease confusion, Inspiration, Imagination, Creativity.

Pearls: Calming, Purity, Chaity, Truth.

Peridot: Heart Chakra, Balance, Compassion.

Picture Jasper: Creative Vision, Initiative, Confidence, Harmony.

Prehnite Quartz:Precognition, Enhances Spiritual Growth, Increase Energy.

Purple Agate: Trust, Helps Clear Mind.

Quartz: Power, Protection, Harmony, Balance and Energy.

Rainbow Moonstone: Calming, Creativity, Compassion, Goddess Energies.

Rainbow Obsidian: "Stone of Pleasure", Love, Light, Scrying.

Red Jasper: Justice, Protection, Fairness.

Red Tigers Eye: (AKA Dragon's Eye or Ox Eye) Vitality, Stability, Willpower.

Rhodonite: Grace, Elegance, calming, confidence.

Rose Quartz: Calming, Gentleness, Love, Romantic, Opens the Heart.

Ruby: Happiness, Prosperity, Integrity, Devotion.

Sapphire: Creative Expression, Intuition.

Silver: Intuition, Psychic Energies, Feminine/Yin Energies, Moon Energies.

Smoky Quartz: Centering, Good Luck, Protection.

Snow Quartz: Good Fortune, Purification, Calming, Meditation.

Snowflake Obsidian: Balance, Serenity, Protection.

Sodalite: Logic, Rationality,Intelligence, Efficiency, dispel fear/phobias.

Sunstone: Abundance, Good Luck, Turns Negative Energy into Positive Energy.

Swarovski Crystals: Positive Energy, Hope, Joy, Diffuse Negative Energy, Good Luck.

Tanzanite: Magic, Success, Stress Relief.

Tiger Eye: Optimism, Clarity, Peacefulness, Protection, Integrity.

Topaz: Balance, Release Tension, Success, Protection.

Turquoise: Master Healer Stone, Sacred, Stress Relief, Grounding, Protection, Abundance.

Unikite: Protection Stone, Helpful for Gardening, Love, Humanity.

Yellow Jasper: Balance, Solar Plexus, Belly, Helps with Depression, Social Welfare.

Yellow Turquoise: Personal Power, Positive Energy, Communication.

Zebra Stone: Connect to Mother Earth, Stimulates Energy.