Sunday, September 13, 2009

Properties of Gemstones

It can be fun to pick your jewelry according to your moods; it might even help you out to wear certain stones when you're engaged in certain activities. Various gemstones are said to have metaphysical and healing properties; we don't know if that is true or not, but here's a list of a few gemstones and the properties that they are supposed to embody. Click on any photo to learn more about the featured piece.

Jade is said to provide wisdom, mercy, humility, generosity, peace, and harmony. It is protective and lucky when worn as jewelry. Place a bit under your pillow at night for restorative dreams.

Jasper is said to calm a troubled mind. In addition, it helps with digestive problems and other ills.

Red Jasper is said to help with conflict and aggression. It also promotes grace and perseverance.

Leopard Jasper is said to aid in finding and achieving life's goals.

Picture Jasper is said to be a stabilizing and balancing stone. It aids in visualization and meditation.

The SATeam blog features artisan handmade creations by the etsy starving artists jewelry team. SATeam members create handcrafted jewelry and beads. More information about our team and its current etsy shop owner members can be found at


galadryl said...

Beautiful creations. I especially like the necklace.

Sylvia Kubilus-Elam said...

I simply love the leopard jasper cabochon...gorgeous piece...and i NEED to start wearing more jasper, I see!

Barb Macy said...

That picture jasper is GORGEOUS!