Rocks & Metals

The Meaning of Stones

Agate
Agate symbolizes emotional endurance. This stone will encourage you to weather the storm together and believe in the promise that you made to one another.
 
Amethyst
Amethyst symbolizes piety, humility, sincerity and spiritual wisdom
 
Crystal
Crystals bring you trust, faith, patience, and respect & pink crystals carry a soft feminine energy of compassion and peace, tenderness and healing, nourishment and comfort.
 
Diamond
Encourages soul light to shine, cleansing anything that is blocking the wearer from their full potential. Diamonds symbolize wisdom, give power and clarity, and provide protection and peace.
 
Hematite
Hematite is healing crystal that symbolizes attraction.
 
Jade
A protective stone that keeps the wearer from harm, bringing peace of mind while increasing feelings of love and their ability to nurture. It assists in recognizing oneself as a spiritual being on a human journey.
 
Jasper
It is a stone of endurance, perseverance and tenacity, and shields against others' negativity.
 
Labradorite
A protective stone that can brings light and a form to barrier negative energy. It strengthens faith in the self and restores trust in the universe. It is a good companion during change, imparting strength and encouraging perseverance.
 
Lapis
A protective stone that releases stress, bringing deep peace and serenity to the wearer. It is an amplifier to the energy of any other stone it is near.
 
Moonstone
Moonstone is a stone of protection, especially during childbirth, pregnancy, and travel at sea. It is a stone of calm and relief from emotional stress.
 
Onyx
Imparts self-confidence and helps the wearer to be at ease in their surroundings.
 
Opal
Opal is known for seeing a change in color. It symbolizes faithfulness and confidence.  Wearing opal brings loyalty, faithfulness and spontaneity to life.
 
Pearl
Cultured or freshwater pearls are considered to offer the power of love, money, protection, and luck.  Pearls are thought to give wisdom through experience, to quicken the laws of karma and to cement engagements and love relationships.
 
Pyrite
Pyrite is a stone that increases prosperity and attract wealth and abundance in your life. It is a stone of luck. Pyrite should never be absent from your office or workspace because it's a great symbol of wealth and good fortune.
 
 Ruby
Ruby is a symbol of love and a stone of energy and passion for life. It attracts abundance to the life of the wearer and facilitates retaining wealth. In history and folklore, a ruby was said to protect family and possessions.
 
Sapphire
Sapphires come in many colors and each stone is said to bring the energy of a different type of wisdom. Sapphires, in all their beauty, have been highly regarded and sought after throughout history, and associated with kings, emperors and Greek gods. In general, sapphires facilitate peace and balance within the physical, mental and spiritual energies of the body.
 
Silverite
Sometimes called mystic sapphire or mystic silverite. This stone is typically a sapphire with a coating to give it a shiny sheen. It has the properties of sapphire. In general, sapphires facilitate peace and balance within the physical, mental and spiritual energies of the body.
 
Sunstone
Sunstone is associated with good luck, prosperity and cheerfulness. It is a joyful, positivity-inspiring stone that promotes enthusiasm and optimism for life. Like the sun itself, it brings nurturing light to the wearer, strengthening feelings of self-confidence and independence.
 
Topaz
Topaz symbolizes joy of life. Helps the wearer discover their inner riches while opening their heart and mind to receive love from all areas of life.
 
Turquoise
Was originally found in Turkey and is considered to be a holy stone by Native Americans. Native Americans believed that it provided protection from harm. Turquoise was gifted to bring serenity and good fortune to the recipient. It has a balancing and calming effect on the mind and body and is said to facilitate communication between heaven and earth.

What is gold and its meaning?

24 karat gold is pure gold. 18 karat contains 18 parts gold and 6 parts another metal or metals, making it 75% gold. 14 karat gold contains 14 parts gold and 10 parts another metal or metals, making it 58.3% gold.

The color gold is the color of success, achievement and triumph. Associated with abundance and prosperity, luxury and quality, prestige and sophistication, value and elegance, the psychology of this color implies affluence, material wealth and extravagance. Gold has many meanings. When it comes to the type of gold, white gold represents friendship while yellow gold represents fidelity and rose gold represents love.

What is sterling silver and its meaning?

Sterling silver is an alloy of silver containing 92.5% by weight of silver and 7.5% by weight of other metals, usually copper. The sterling silver standard has a minimum millesimal fineness of 925.

Silver is a feminine energy. Silver is related to the moon and the ebb and flow of the tides - Silver is emotional, sensitive and mysterious. Silver is also soothing, calming and purifying. Silver helps with the cleansing and releasing of mental, physical and emotional issues and blockages as it opens new doors and lights the way to the future.  Silver inspires intuition, clairvoyance and mental telepathy. It reflects back any energy given out, whether it is positive or negative.

What is vermeil?

Gold Vermeil is sterling silver that has been plated with a thick layer of 14k-24k gold. 

What is gold fill?

Gold-filled jewelry is jewelry composed of a solid layer of 18k gold (typically constituting at least 5% of the item's total weight) mechanically bonded to a base of sterling silver.