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The supernatural stones

Thu, 04 Mar 2010 21:03:43 +0800
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Bead jewelry is a craft that is very rewarding for our creativity, but do you know that some people believe that many beads we use in our beading actually offer more than just beauty? There are many stones used in beaded jewelries that are prized not only for their beauty but also for the healing and supernatural properties associated with them.. Knowing a bit more about the supernatural powers of the minerals used in your beaded jewelry makes the craft even more interesting. Today, let us look at some popular stones used in the craft of beaded jewelry and let us examine the supernatural properties of these stones.

Quartz

a pink quartz is also for healing

Used in many beaded jewelry designs, quartz comes in many variations - from yellow to pink to violet in coloration. But the most popular quartz used in the art of alternative healing is the plain white variety. The most notable healing property of the plain quartz is healing. But this popular beaded jewelry mineral also offer much more:

  • Excellent healing properties
  • Uplifts depression
  • Aids emotional stability
  • Strengthens spirituality
  • Protects from negativity

Amethyst

amethyst has healing properties

A popular beaded jewelry stone, the amethyst is a beautiful violet to purple crystal that is actually a special variation of the quartz. Amethyst is said to have a calming effect that is linked to harmonizing one's self. Purple is the color of spirituality and quartz stones are often linked to healing. The amethyst is said to have the following beneficial effect to the wearer of this beautiful gem:

  • Relives stress
  • Helps depression
  • Increase spiritual awareness
  • Induces harmony in life
  • Heals headaches

Amethysts are found all around the world and these have become affordable stones. Brazil is one of the biggest producers of amethyst and chances are, if you have a good quality stone it comes from Brazil.

Cornelian

Carnelian helps in creativity

One of our favorite stones in our handcrafted beaded jewelry designs, the cornealian is a reddish orange stone that is attributed to creativity. This is a stone often comes from Brazil and Uruguay. This popular beaded jewelry stone is often always linked to creativity and health benefits.

  • Stimulates creativity
  • Strenthens one's resolve
  • Protection from negative influences
  • Balances digestion
  • Reduces abdominal pains in expecting mothers
  • Aids in kidney problems
  • Cleanses the blood

Tiger's Eye

tiger's eye for wealth

Another beautiful stone very popular in Asia for it's mystical properties, this beaded jewelry stone has a cat's eye effect when light hits it at certain angles. It is a very beautiful stone for our beaded jewelry and one of our personal favorites. Special supernatural powers are also associated to this very special stone. The most popular is that it is said to attract financial wealth.

  • Attracts wealth
  • Gives vitality
  • Mental clarity
  • Reduces stress
  • Relives headaches