FavoriteBlings handmade and retro statement necklaces are bold, sexy, big, chunky, always unique jewelry, sold through my 
shop at Etsy. 

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FavoriteBlings handmade statement 
necklaces are all OOAK and feature 
top components, semi-precious 
gemstones, cultured freshwater 
pearls, and precious, noble, and 
hypoallergenic, non-toxic metals.

FavoriteBlings 70s and 80s retro 
statement necklaces, chokers and 
lariats are NYC designer studio 
pieces, Taxco Mexico fine sterling 
silver necklaces, rare, hard to find 
top quality, huge impact jewelry.

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For antique and vintage jewelry, 
 FavoriteCollectibles  is my  other 
Etsy shop featuring authentic bakelite 
bangle bracelets,  celluloid jewelry, 
Lucite and other  rare  collectibles 
and antique treasures from the 
1890s to the 1980s  - just click here: www.etsy.com/shop/favoritecollectibles.


 

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Nothing common or cookie-cutter here at FavoriteBlings.  My  USA handmade statement necklaces are top quality forever jewelry -- stunning OOAK semiprecious gemstone necklaces joyfully designed 
with originality, passion, and personal expression.  Always unique, 
memorable heirloom jewelry. 

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I use semiprecious gemstones like amethyst,
aquamarine, apatite, tanzanite, peridot, garnet, 
citrine, tourmaline, fluorite, blue topaz,
amazonite, agate, rainbow moonstone,
chalcedony, rainbows of jade, turquoise,
labradorite, coral, rutilated quartz, rose quartz, 
jasper, onyx, amber, aventurine, carnelian,
and sensuous strands of cultured freshwater 
pearls - necklaces ablaze with beads, chunks, 
slices, nuggets, chips, pendants and more.  


Some designs also feature Swarovski Crystals, 
Czech fire-polished, druk beads, dichroic glass, 
specialty and lampwork glass beads, 
Miyuki Beads, seed beads, golden horn, 
cubic zirconia, and  dazzling genuine 
druzy pendants.


Only safe, non-toxic precious metals used --  
Bali, Hill Tribe, Israeli and Turkish sterling 
silver beads, clasps, chains,  and other 
SS findings, 24K vermeil,  14K gold-filled,  
hypoallergenic aluminum, plus noble metals 
of solid copper and brass  beads  and findings. 
(Special requests always welcome.)

Metaphysical Properties of Gemstones and Crystals


My own curiosity about the gemstones I use in my necklaces here at FavoriteBlings led me to learn more about them. 
Most of all, I enjoyed researching the metaphysical properties of gemstones and crystals. Here’s what I found so far, 
culled from folklore, cultural and esoteric wisdom, spiritual beliefs, religious traditions, ancient rituals, and crystal 
therapy. This information is for your entertainment only, merely a joyful diversion:

  • agate                          strength and courage, good fortune, healing, sense of well being,  nurtures energy, promotes 
                                        longevity,  protects against danger

  • amazonite                  empowering healing stone, boosts confidence, helps reduce stress,  attracts success

  • ammonite fossil        beauty, intelligence, prosperity, vitality, changes negative into positive energy, 
                                         protective stone,  named for Egyptian god Ammon

  • amber                         courage, warmth, well being, promotes joy, energy, sympathy, understanding, protects travelers

  • amethyst                    uplifting, courage, inner strength, brings calm and serenity, contentment, fights stress, 
                                         eases grief

  • ametrine                    powerful stone drawing special powers from amethyst and citrine

  • apatite                         brings ideas and inspiration, brings love, harmony and peace, rids one of grief

  • aquamarine                stone of joy, hope, soothes jangled nerves, clarifies emotions, sharpens thinking

  • aventurine                  good luck gemstone, sense of well being, creativity, independence, healing stone

  • bronzite                      brings order, certainty, fosters good decision making, contentedness

  • carnelian                    protector stone, aids memory, focus, creativity, courage, helps ease sorrow  

  • chalcedony                 sacred gemstone linked with generosity, kinship, kindliness

  • chrysoprase               soothes heartache, helps depression, aids emotional balance and tranquility, thought 
                                         to bring sucess

  • citrine                         joy, healing, enhances self esteem, self-confidence, open-minded thinking, uplifting stone, 
                                          balances negative energy

  • copper                         strength, healing properties, claimed to reduce inflammation, increase circulation, 
                                         long used as a healing metal

  • coral                            wards off others’ bad vibes, protects body, mind, psyche, and women’s health, engenders 
                                         inner peace, determination

  • emerald                       protector stone, linked with love, wisdom, hope and intellect, has deep spiritual roots

  • fluorite                        tranquility in stressful situations, balances the psyche, promotes focus, harmony, intuition

  • fossil coral                 actually coral fossilized into agate, attracts love of others, strength, healthy life, 
                                          protects from stress, danger

  • garnet                          brings positive thoughts, boosts energy, increases confidence, wisdom, dispels bad 
                                          dreams and melancholy

  • jade                              relaxation, protective and lucky, safe journeys, long life, harmony, wisdom, peace

  • jasper                          soothes wearer, inspires optimism, helps eliminate worry, brings joy, insight, 
                                         sense of purpose, individuality, confidence

  • kunzite                       represents strength, conviction, determination, grace, and fairness

  • kyanite                        a bridge to aspired hopes and dreams, connects mind and matter

  • labradorite                 inner strength, attracts success, reduces anxiety, increases intuition, slows aging proces

  • magnesite                   enhances meditation, fosters love, desire, crystallizes perceptions

  • mookaite                     subdues worries about the future, supports the curios, adventurous

  • moonstone                  draws and protects true love, fosters tenderness, engenders success, nurtures inspiration  

  • moss agate                  prized by warriors, harmonizes emotional energy, powerful agate conveys wealth, 
                                          friendships, good health  

  • obsidian                      decisiveness, calm, receptive to positive forces, boosts confidence

  • onyx                             protective stone against stress, banishes grief, brings happiness, aids vigor and balance

  • pearls                          symbols of love, harmony with natural world, intuition, soft healing energy

  • periodot                      healing, protects wearer, inner well being, serenity, harmony in relationships, courage  

  • prehnite                      symbol of love without limits, enhances intuition, sense of purpose

  • pyrite                          attracts money, fosters intelligence, logic, diminishes negative energies, boosts memory

  • rhodonite                   fosters self esteem, helps achieve potential, dispels worry, confusion, attracts love   

  • rose quartz                soothing, protection, fortifies body strength & mental energy, healing, friendship  

  • ruby                             character building, decision making, wisdom, a noble stone of power
  • ruby zoisite                draws positive energies, supports thought process, mental stamina
  • rutilated quartz         ignites the heart, kindles the soul, draws positive energies
  • sapphire                      stone of destiny, instills hope, wisdom, gemstone of truth, honor, justice, fidelity,
                                          enhances joy
  • silver                           enhances patience, intuition, attracts money, draws energies of surrounding gemstones

  • smoky quartz             power stone, fosters positive thoughts, energy, calmness, minimizes negativity, heightens 
                                          balance, fortifies relationships

  • sugilite                       uplifting, draws out pain, boosts inspiration, confidence, protects against anger  

  • sunshine druzy         uplifting, emits optimism, joy, sparks energy, power

  • tanzanite                     diminishes stress, eases change, boosts harmony, poise, composure, grace under pressure 

  • topaz                            happiness, wealth, calm, boosts self-confidence, creativity, helps soothe physical pain

  • tourmalinated            quartz that ignites the heart, kindles the soul, draws positive energies

  • tourmaline                  lucky, protective in all colors, helps healing, cheerfulness, confidence, serenity, happiness, 
                                          crystallizes thinking, opens horizons

  • turquoise                    major healing stone, soothing, powerful protector, attracts wealth,  boosts creativity, success, 
                                         popular, sacred since prehistoric times

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