Formed deep in the earths crust at incredible temperatures and pressures, crystals have been attributed with special powers since the very earliest civilisations of mankind.
Today, crystals are collected by people in all walks of life sometimes for their healing properties and sometimes purely for their beauty. We stock a good variety of polished stones, each with its own individual character and you only have to look at the delicate patterns on Malachite, Rhodochrosite or Botswana Agate to see what we mean. When you hold a crystal in your hand, you are holding a small piece of history.
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Dumortierite promotes a positive attitude towards life. It imparts courage and trust, and encourages us to gain control over our lives.
Emerald is the stone of 'Partnerships'. It is the bringer of domestic bliss and loyalty, helping to keep partnerships smooth and friendships strong. A lovely crystal for enhancing psychic abilities.
The stone of 'Organisation'. Promotes mental clarity, improves concentration and helps to overcome feelings of chaos.
GOLDSTONE: The copper content of this stone is what gives it it's sparkle, and the healing properties attributed to it. Copper has a strong anti-inflammatory effect, and has been used to help relieve the symptoms of arthritis, rheumatism and other painful joint conditions for many centuries.
Helps to overcome shyness and enhances memory and original thought. Helps to overcome compulsions and addictions. Believed to be associated with psychic awareness. Grounding, shielding, absorbs and disperses negative energy.
Howlite - great for insomnia. Calms the mind, neautralises anger and promotes ambition.
The symbol of 'Purity and Serenity'. It is a protective stone which is believed to keep the wearer from harm, and to attract good luck and friendship. Jade is also a stone of 'wisdom', it helps you recognise who you are and spiritually it sets you on a journey of discovery and hidden knowledge.
Used extensively in ancient cultures, Dalmation Jasper was used by Shamans for protection.
The Amulet. Jasper is a great 'nurturer'. It sustains and supports during times of extreme stress and promotes tranquillity. Heightens determination and provides the courage to come to terms with problems.
The Amulet - The Jasper family are known as the great 'Nurturers' as they sustain and support during times of immense stress. The yellow Jasper has all the properties of the Jasper group, along with additional ones due to the colour.
Jet is fossilized wood millions of years old. It is a black, glasslike stone. Because it is black, it is associated with the element of Earth. Jet shares with amber the property of becoming electrically charged when rubbed. Due to its mysterious nature and electrical properties, jet has long been considered a magical stone. It cleanses the lower chakras and can be used for grounding.
Turn Labradorite in the light and you will be rewarded with flashes of peackock blue and aqua greens! A very good stone for 'psychic' work and meditation.
Stimulates intuition, organizes and quietens the mind. Promotes creativity, dream insight, relieves stress, restlessness, insomnia, vertigo and shyness. Helps to overcome depression. Used in meditation for higher guidance.
Lepidolite contains Lithium, and as such, is very good at stabalising mood swings and treating feelings of depression.
Malachite is believed to ease shyness and awaken a desire for knowledge. It encourages the appreciation of aesthetics, sensuality, beauty, friendship and justice. It encourages a more adventurous view of life relieving narrow mindedness and encouraging a willingness to leave a little to chance and fate.
Mookaite is a motivator. It imparts the desire to try new experiences, whilst providing the calm to see it through.
"The Goddess Stone" Eases stress, anxiety, women’s hormonal swings and menstrual imbalance. Heightens psychic sensitivity and intuition.
Obsidian is molten lava that has cooled so rapidly it has not had time to crystalise. It is an extremely protective stone and provides deep soul healing.
Stone of Purity Balances mind, body and spirit. Releases ingrained patterns.
Black onyx is a tremendous strength provider, especially during times of extreme stress or trauma. Black onyx is believed to be one of the most powerful protection stones.