Black Moonstone ~ The Divine Feminine & Protection

Black Moonstone ~ The Divine Feminine & Protection

Black Moonstone is the rarest form of Moonstone that really packs a punch for me.  Moonstone, who's geological name is Hecatolite, consists of two different feldspars (Albite & Orthoclase). As Moonstone is created and cools, these two feldspars mix in various ways and always in layers. When light touches the areas between these layers, it … [Read more...]

Pinolite ~ A Funky Crystal Friend!

Pinolite ~ A Funky Crystal Friend!

Pinolite is a generic name for a rare mixture of Dolomite, Graphite & Magnesite found only in Austria and some very small deposits in British Columbia, Canada.  The small white flecks in the grey/black matrix look like pine kernals or little seeds and the literal translation of Pinolite means 'pine stone'. Although Pinolite was discovered in … [Read more...]

Moonstone ~ Feminine & Goddess Energy

Moonstone ~ Feminine & Goddess Energy

Moonstone is a member of the iridescent feldspar family (another member being Labradorite). It is formed from two different Feldspar species, Albite and Orthoclase. It's technical name is Hecatolite. Moonstone has a micro-structure, which typically of feldspars, consists of many layers that cause light to reflect and bounce off it. This provides … [Read more...]