As the holiday season approaches, a time of reflection and transformation, I'm thrilled to share a carefully curated gift guide for 2023. Each piece in this collection has been chosen not just for its beauty, but for its significance and power.
My journey as a maker has always been intertwined with utilizing the transformative energies of minerals and gemstones. These pieces, each a work of art and a tool of empowerment are more than just accessories; they're companions in your journey of self-discovery and change.
In this guide, you'll find selections under $100, perfect for gifting a piece of protective and empowering magic without stretching your budget. The Landmass Earring Cuffies and Classic Saddle Ring are just the beginning, each piece crafted with intention and a story.
For those seeking clarity and guidance, my discerning Tiger's Eye collection offers more than just adornment; they're tools for insight and clear thinking. And for those looking to make a bold statement, my Statement Gifts like the Diamond Dendritic Agate Ring and the Pluto Power Signet Ring are not just jewelry; they're symbols of strength and transformation.
In the spirit of Octavia Butler's words, "So be it, See to it," each piece in this guide is an embodiment of intention and willpower. Whether you're looking for a gift for a loved one or a personal talisman for the coming year, I hope this guide helps you find exactly what you need to step into your power.
Gifts Under $100
Landmass Earring Cuffies: Crafted in either sterling silver or bronze , these wear-with-anything earring "cuffies" are lovely hoops with a twist. The Landmass series is influenced by the power of water. The designs imagine lands not affected by colonialism. Each ring is hand-cut and unique. This piece was designed for strength.
Classic Saddle Ring: Available in either sterling silver or brass, this ring is a must-have for any jewelry collection. The Saddle Ring, with its vintage, classic, and stylish look, is the ideal addition to any ensemble. This robust ring features a saddle-like design.
Landmass Series: Protection Pendant: Crafted with brass on a sterling silver chain, this pendant from my Landmass series is inspired by the strength and power of bodies of water. Like the Earring Cuffies, the shape is a meditation on imagined lands untouched by colonialism. This piece was designed as a protective talisman.
Gifts for Clarity
Discerning Eye Ring: Need help deciding on a gift? Choose with confidence with this saddle ring, adorned with a 3mm round tiger's eye stone, available in oxidized sterling silver or brass. Tiger's eye aids in making decisions with clarity, avoiding choices based on fear or judgment.
Tiger's Eye Pendant: The Tiger's Eye stone enhances your ability to understand situations better and view them with more clarity. Set in yellow gold brass, this pendant showcases a 3mm round Tiger's Eye, complemented by a 14k gold-filled chain. Wearing this pendant supports clear thinking and wise decision-making.
Petite Tiger's Eye Pendant: The Tiger's Eye stone in the pendant aids in acquiring a deeper understanding of circumstances and viewing them with greater clarity. It features a 3mm round Tiger's Eye set in brass, complemented by a 14k gold-filled chain. This pendant can enhance your ability for discernment and to think more clearly.
Diamond Dendritic Agate Ring: If you want to make a true impression on someone, gift them this unforgettable statement ring. For anyone seeking a grounding talisman for travel and new surroundings, explore the potential of this dendritic agate ring in a diamond shape.
Pluto Power Signet Ring: Know someone who needs to reclaim their inner power? This bronze Signet Ring was made for them. Pluto, ruler of the underworld, empowers us to shatter all bonds and limitations, eliminate obstacles, and embrace profound change. This signet ring showcases a potent sigil on a sturdy bronze band, channeling Pluto's energy. Created amidst the 2020 uprisings, this ring offers extra fortitude and safeguarding during times of essential transformation.
As I wrap up this Holiday 2023 Gift Guide, remember that each piece selected is more than a mere object; it's a conduit of energy and intention. In the spirit of transformation and empowerment, these gifts are designed to resonate deeply with their wearers, fostering a connection that goes beyond the physical. Whether you're seeking to offer protection, clarity, or a symbol of profound change, these pieces carry with them the power of the minerals and the magic from which they were born. May they bring light, strength, and joy to you and your loved ones this holiday season. Here's to a new year filled with growth, understanding, and the beauty of sacred adornment.