Crystals: The Power To Enchant And Enhance

Beautiful and beguiling crystals have long been thought to possess the ability to heal both physically and psychologically and even though there isn’t a great deal of scientific support, many people swear by their powers. So, if you’re curious to give them a go, see below what some of the our crystals could do for you.

Tanzanite, as seen in Ogden's stunning Tanzanite and diamond cocktail ring below, is a stone of transmutation, shifting from lilac-blue to sapphire blue and into deep blue-violet.

It is regarded as one of the most valuable of all metaphysical crystals for spiritual exploration, bringing together all aspects of communication and psychic power. It is said to be particularly helpful in uniting the mind and heart, teaching one to live with a compassionate heart and illuminated mind. 

Peridot, in shades of olive as seen in our Peridot hoop drop earrings below, is one of the few gemstones that forms in only one colour.

Beautifully faceted, it is regarded as a crystal of warmth and well-being, mentally stimulating and physically regenerating. It carries the gift of inner radiance, sharpening the mind and opening it to new levels of awareness and growth.

Associated with the sun, Peridot is said to possess protective powers to drive away the forces of darkness. It promotes responsibility and forgiveness, instilling confidence in one’s own abilities and reestablishing a sense of self-worth. This lovely talisman may be utilised to manifest abundance in all areas of one’s life: wealth, health, happiness and love.

Amethyst, as seen below in our Savannah drop earrings by Georg Jensen, is seen as a remarkable stone of spirituality and contentment

It is said to be capable of enhancing cognitive perception as well as accelerating the development of intuitive and psychic ability. It initiates wisdom and greater understanding and is also a stone of comfort for those grieving the loss of a loved one.

Amethyst’s ability to expand the higher mind also enhances one’s creativity and passion and helps in the assimilation of new ideas, putting thought into action, and bringing projects to fruition. Amethyst is also well-regarded as a talisman of focus and success.

Topaz, such as our dew drop pendant by Georg Jensen in silver with blue Topaz and white diamonds below,  has for millennia conjured thoughts of opulence and luxury, influence and generosity, vibrancy and strength.

It is said to possess one brings true love and fidelity, friendship, and a gentle nature, bestowing the gifts of courage and wisdom, and success in all endeavours. Its energy, regarded as having been harnessed from the sun, transcends both time and space, and is one of the most loving, beneficial crystals one can gift to the Self.

Milky Quartz, such as is set in our 18ct rose gold ring by Gianfranco Bigli below, is also known as Quartzite.

It is an opaque white Quartz and is said to be supportive for lesson learning, realising limitations and utilising tact. It is believed the healing properties of Milky Quartz will help you dispel negative energies and gain a more positive outlook towards life. It will also add more clarity to your perspective towards life, eventually heightening your intuitive powers.

Aquamarine stones, like the one in Ogden's white gold ring below, are said to possess an energy that heightens courage, and aids clear spiritual communication and increases your ability to handle grief.

By assisting you to release anger and reduce stress, they may help you to make positive changes in your life. They may encourage you to embrace change, as well as granting you courage to go on. 

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