Since the beginning of recorded
time, men and women have worn gemstones for their beauty, power
and sheer endurance. In fact, many say that the origin of jewelry
itself was for the purpose of keeping healing and protective gemstones
close to the body, not just for pure adornment. By wearing gemstones
near to one’s heart, hands, and head, the wearer can derive
special qualities from each stone. Adorn yourself in Stefanie Wolf
Designs jewelry and enjoy both the beauty and the power in these
gemstones. Below is a list of many of the gems used in Stefanie’s
designs, and the special metaphysical properties associated with
Used for grounding oneself and to bring abundance.
AMAZONITE Named after the Amazon River, amazonite
balances feminine energy, promotes kindness and practicality, and
improves self worth and confidence.
AMETHYST Healing for the soul, body, and mind,
it has the universal vibration and enables the holder to be connected
to it. Cooling and relaxing, amethyst is a stone of psychic power.
Wearing it helps promote meditation, peace, tranquility and oneness
with your spiritual goals.
AVENTURINE, GREEN Healing for the heart and soul.
Enhances creativity, leadership and fun. It reinforces one's decisiveness
and amplifies ones leadership qualities. Protects. Helps heal the
heart, lungs & adrenals. Emotional tranquility, good health
and well being.
AVENTURINE, RED This stone aids the wearer in self
BLACK ONYX Helps to enhance self-control, to stimulate
the power of wise decision-making, and to encourage happiness and
good fortune. Aligns wearer with their higher powers.
BOTSWANA AGATE Provides a healthy feeling to body,
emotion and mind and reopens the wearer to the energy flows of mother
earth. Helps to loosen up stuck energies within and around the body.
CARNELIAN Balances creativity and mental processes.
Promotes peace and harmony. Dispels depression, doubt and negative
thoughts. Strengthens the voice, bolsters the courage. Stills anger,
jealousy, and hatred. Provides motivation, gives energy to turn
ideas into form. Clears mind of extraneous thoughts. Protects against
evil. Energizes blood. Aids kidneys, lungs, liver, gallbladder,
pancreas. Aids tissue regeneration.
CITRINE Centering and uplifting, citrine keeps
the wearer cheerful. Stimulates the body’s own healing resources,
helps memory, and aids in problem solving. Helps elevate self-esteem,
promoting confidence, self-discipline, and helps one to manifest
CRYSTAL QUARTZ Posesses a Similar energetic vibration
to humans. Helps to know oneself when carried or used in mediation.
GARNET Invokes and releases one’s creative
ability and inner fire. Repels negativity, gives courage and confidence,
creates a defensive aura, guards against depression. Aids in raising
and directing the flow of Kundalini energy and increases sensuality.
It is associated with the root chakra. Given as a gift it symbolizes
true and never-ending love and devotion.
RAINBOW FLOURITE Aids with life’s transitions.
Helps one get out of ruts.
RAINBOW OBSIDIAN Cleansing, healing. Draws the
wearer from the mind into the being and loosens tension in the body.
Also helps spleen, gallbladder, pancreas and liver through harmonizing.
Blood cleanser via the liver.
JADE It is a very popular gemstone projecting universal
love, health, wealth and long life. Ancient Chinese used it also
for courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina,
love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. It was
said to bring accord the environment, to transmute negativity and
to instill resourcefulness. Healing for lungs, heart, thymus, immune,
kidney and blood detoxification and the nervous system.
JASPER, PICTURE It can be used to further business
pursuits, and to aid in the coordination of activities leading to
abundance. Stimulates the proper functioning of the immune system,
and helps in the treatment of skin and kidney disorders.
RED CORAL Instills courage in its wearer. Also
ensures material happiness and recovery form diseases.
RHODONITE Brings calmness and clarity to the emotional
state and assists in trusting one’s own truth and decisions.
Sometimes called "the stone of peace", it restores peace
and balance to the emotions.
ROSE QUARTZ Has been called "the stone of
love" and helps one to achieve to his/her greatest potential.
It activates and energizes the heart chakra, and conveys the resonance
of unconditional love to the physical plane. It dispels anxiety
and promotes coherence, bringing the user and observant nature and
facilitating attention to details and interrelationships.
SERPENTINE Gets its name from the word 'serpent'
as it resembles the skin of a snake. Used since ancient times to
guard against disease and sorcery. Exceptional as a meditation stone,
helps the user to find inner peace. Balances mood swings, encourages
the ability to solve conflicts by peaceful means.
SMOKY QUARTZ Cleansing and grounding, alleviating fear,
anxiety, depression. Gently dissolves negative energies and emotional
blockages. Promotes personal pride and joy in living. Smoky quartz
has been used to regulate creativity in business, and to encourage
astute-ness in purchasing. It is also said to stimulate Kundalini
TURQUOISE Sacred to both Native American and Asian
traditions, this stone helps to connect with spirit and brings the
energy of the sky down to earth. Moves the wearer toward integration
and wholeness, is helpful in expanding awareness while still maintaining
practicality. Worn on the throat chakra, promotes communication
and the ability to speak honestly, clearly, and from the heart,
and reminds us of our connection to Earth and Sky.