The red variety of the corundum family, ruby has been the world’s most valued gemstone for thousands of years and star rubies arguably the most stunning gems, featuring an illuminated star just bellow the surface when cut en cabochon.
Crystals Stones: is known as one of the love stones of the earth. A natural facilitator of physical and emotional healing, it also dispels negativity and anger, creating harmony and opening one to spiritual energy and growth.
I love this gorgeous gem not familiar to most people. The trade name is "Titanite". Sphene has the second highest dispersion 'fire' of any stone, the highest being demantoid garnet. The third highest is diamond.
Black Opal is Australia’s national gemstone. Found in the Lightning Ridge area in northwestern New South Wales, black opals are natural, solid stones that absorb scattered white light, giving it brilliant spectral colors.
Tourmaline: a dazzling array of colors… it can shock you (literally)
Watermelon tourmaline has been said to be a stone of reconciliation, a stone that fosters compassion and cool headedness, radiates the energy that attracts money, healing and friendship while stabilizing, grounding and reaffirming our Earth roots.