Beautiful bracelet with five different natural gemstones. Freshwater Pearls, Amethyst, Aventurine, Black Onyx, Smoky Quartz. Each of gemstones are significant in that they were chosen for this bracelet for its own unique attributes. The bracelet has been hand linked with sterling silver wire, sterling silver beads and a sterling silver puzzle charm on the clasp. As you can see the combination of the colors with the freshwater pearls make a very delicate, elegant and inspirational design.
A portion of the proceeds is donated to help those afflicted by Autism.
Significance of the Gemstones are as follows:
Freshwater Pearls: The pearl is said to improve self-worth and help people see themselves. It is an emblem of modesty, chastity and purity, and symbolizes love, success and happiness. The gemstone also is associated with the ministry, bringing wisdom through experience. Pearls are purported to help to attune the chakras; since they are a soft white, they help bring soft, healing energy during meditation. In addition to their metaphysical properties, pearls are believed to eliminate emotional imbalances. Most importantly, pearls are a symbol of innocence.
Amethyst: Western mystics say the stone helps instill the highest ideals and urges one to do what is right. They also claim amethyst cures impatience, alleviates feelings of victimization, balances high-energy, eliminates chaos, and helps keep one grounded.
Aventurine: Aventurine is said to calm a troubled mind, thereby bringing inner peace. It also is supposed to increase confidence and gratitude, and promote emotional tranquility and positive attitudes.
Smoky Quartz: This gemstone reputed to promote hope, happiness and optimism. Smokey Quartz in particular is believed to be excellent for grounding and removing negativity. It is said to enhance survival instincts and help one reach personal and business goals, as well as assisting in making wishes come true. Mystics believe Smoky Quartz is also good for dealing with hyperactivity and attention-deficit disorder.
Black Onyx: Onyx is purported to help eliminate apathy, stress and neurological disorders, eliminate negative thinking, and sharpen the wits of the wearer. It is used to change habits, in addition to helping concentration levels and aiding absentmindedness.