What is a Rune and how can it bring Happiness, Luck or find missing keys?

A rune can be a lot of things. In this case it’s a letter from the old viking language that you see all over Mjolnir, Thor’s hammer in the Marvel movies, as well as artefacts from that era. There’s an extensive list of uses for runes, and their history is just as varied. What exactly … Continue Reading

Talismans, charms, amulets…What’s the difference?

Everyone knows someone who has a lucky rabbit’s foot and someone else who just knows that you need a piece of quartz to set your energy to rights, making life just a little bit better. Those are charms and talismans, and they can actually give you a little help. Here’s why: Intent The most important … Continue Reading

Green Language – Why green is so influential

Let’s talk about the color green. It’s the first color of the year after the browns and greys of winter, it’s the color of nature, growth, and new things. It can influence emotions, bringing an end to the winter blues. Have you ever thought about the influences of color on language? For English speakers, even … Continue Reading

Bead Weaving – What Is It?

The Art of Bead Weaving There are endless ways to create beautiful beaded jewelry and one of the techniques that we haven’t talked much about is Bead Weaving. This technique is exactly what it sounds like, you weave beads together on string. There are a few different methods but the most common is using a … Continue Reading

Gem Grading: What is important?

What is involved with Gem Grading? Gems are graded by four characteristics known as the “four C’s.” Color, Clarity, Cut, and Carat, (size). Learning a bit about gem grading is helpful for assessing how valuable a gemstone is. In our quest to learn more about gem grading we went online to The International Gem Society website to … Continue Reading

Love and Sparkle on Valentine’s Day

We love our customers so we are giving a free demo for Valentine’s Day! It’s no doubt that people have been pretty tense and divided lately with the current state of affairs of our government. We think love is key no matter your political beliefs, so this Valentine’s Day we plan to show our love … Continue Reading