This piece is created with a radiantly golden wand of natural citrine. She's set with a little faceted smoky quartz and a vibrant gem of bumblebee jasper.
Citrine's sunny color has made it a gem thought to radiate positive energy. Citrine is known as the "success stone" because it is thought to promote success, prosperity, and abundance, especially in business. The practice of placing a citrine in the cash register of a shop earned it the nickname "merchant's stone." According to gemstone lore, citrine not only radiates positive energy, but it also dissipates negative energy of all kinds. It helps generate stability in all areas, and is good for general protection. Emotionally, citrine is thought relieve depression, self-doubt, anger, and irrational mood swings. It's thought to bring happiness and cheer to one who wears it. It's said to help eliminate fears and overcome emotional trauma and grief. Sensuality and sexuality are apparently also be heightened by citrine.
Bumble Bee Jasper is a strong earth energy stone, that embodies within it the strong energy of the volcano from which it was birthed. It activates the Sacral and Solar Plexus chakras, enabling you to accept change, find new opportunities, increase your self-esteem and make decisions without relying on emotions.
The name "quartz" is derived from the Greek word krustallos, meaning ice ~ it was thought that quartz was actually ice formed by the Gods. Smoky quartz is believed to be a grounding, stabilizing stone, bringing calm and helping one to stay centered. It's said to be excellent for elevating moods, overcoming negative emotions, and relieving depression. Smoky quartz has been attributed with many properties, including helping to relieve stress, fear, and other negative emotions by transforming them into positive energies. It has a very comforting and calming, and is often considered a stone of serenity. It's also said to be a stone of protection, one that enhances survival instincts and can help protect one from psychic attack and negative energies. It's believed to activate and clear the root chakra, helping to bring grounding and anchor one in their body.