An "Accent Gem Designs by Michele" stretch bracelet handcrafted with faceted Amethyst squares and blue Aventurine beads.
Amethyst: Amethyst is a stabilizing energy, thought to assist in learning to trust your connection to the Divine and acknowledge the Guidance received. It also supports and assists in stopping self-abuse. It brings calm, inner peace, courage and balance. It has been used to protect against psychic attacks. Amethyst is associated with the third eye and the crown chakras. Amethyst is used as protection for travelers. Amethyst is associated with Angels and is an excellent stone for meditation or dream work, past life work.
Amethyst has also been used to help ease the pain of grief. It is reputed to be useful when working through money issues and legal problems. It’s often been called a stone of prosperity and abundance. In Crystal Healing, amethyst is said to be beneficial when overcoming any kind of addiction. It is also used for compulsive behaviors and addictions of all kinds.
Aventurine: Aventurine is used to balance the male/female energies, to help reinforce decisiveness, and supplementing greater motivation in all activities. Especially useful in leadership skills and abilities.
Aventurine is known to stimulate dreaming and enhance visualization. It has a positive effect on the psyche. This is a wonderful stone for anyone involved in creative ventures: it is supposed to help impart creative ideas from one’s inner openness. Aventurine is considered a good luck stone, in any color, though the green color seems to be the most powerful, especially where money is concerned.
The blue shade of Aventurine is used in healing and balancing the emotions, helping us to communicate more clearly and creatively. It stimulates creativity, intellect, as well as independence. It is also said to provide patience, eliminate stubbornness, control excitability, and to give one a deeper understanding of the cause and effect in situations, thus allowing one to more completely understand any situation and to assist in finding the optimal solution.
Healing Properties: Aventurine is told to assist one in making decisions from the heart and bestowing the courage to live one’s truth openly and proudly around others, without worry of judgement. It is comforting, supportive, and balancing as well.
Aventurine has been used in Medicine Wheel rituals to assist connection with the spirit guides by lifting the true heart one (or a group) becomes a beacon to the guides.
Physically, Aventurine has effectiveness on the adrenal glands, muscular system, connective tissues, and nervous system. Said to be one of the best stones for relief of migraine headaches. Always helpful with eyes and eyesight, it also helps one “see” in true light. Source: shimmerlings.com