Healing Stones

Our Materials / Healing Stones

niin endeavours to be socially and environmentally responsible, by striving to use traditional production methods and sustainable & recycled materials such as driftwood, offcuts, and healing stones.

ABALONE

 Abalone, of which paua beige is a type, is noted to aid emotional situations and promote cooperation. It is also believed to stimulate intuition and the imagination. The shell has been used to assist with treating joint disorders, muscle problems, the heart, and digestion. It is believed that black lip and brown lip shells possess the same properties.

AGATE

Noted to be a good protective stone, agate is believed to be calming and soothing. It is also reported to provide courage and dispel fears, simulate intellect and creativity, encourage harmony and heal resentments. Agate is considered a stone of good fortune and health. It is also said to aid issues of the teeth and gums, bruises and sprains.

AMAZONITE

Stone of self-discovery and faith. Amazonite promotes truth, courage, and communication. It allows you to sort out information and analyse situations while protecting you from negative energy.

 

 

AMETHYST

The detoxifying or anti-intoxication stone brings in love and peace to help heal and fight stress.  It aids with visualization and breaking addiction by giving you strength.

 

 

Carnelian

CARNELIAN

A type of agate, carnelian is said to possess the same healing powers as all agates, including the promotion of courage, creativity, harmony and good fortune.  It is also believed to aid memory, provide balance and ease sorrows.  Physically, carnelian has been used to help heal open wounds, rheumatism, kidney and liver problems, colds and pollen allergies.

CHRYSOCOLLA

Chrysocolla is a stone of communication; dedicated to expression, empowerment, and teaching. The serenity of its turquoise-blue colour discharges negative energies, calms, and allows truth and inner wisdom to surface and be heard. A peaceful stone, it emphasizes the power our words and actions have on those around us, and encourages compassion and strengthening of character.

CITRINE

Known to some as the "prosperity stone", as it is believed to promote success and abundance, citrine is also said to enhance mental clarity, self-esteem, and happiness.  Citrine is believed to aid digestion and encourage peaceful sleep.

 

 

DRIFTWOOD

Our pieces of driftwood are collected on beaches in the Philippines by fishermen and their wives. In addition to this being a sustainable resource to use, this material supports the local community as well as individual families and creates a constant awareness of preserving the natural habitat.

 

GREEN AVENTURINE

Green Aventurine is also known as the "stone of opportunity".  It's name originates from the Italian word "ventura", meaning"fortune", as it is said green aventurine emits positive, lucky energies and is great in order to improve prosperity, friendship, and wealth. Connected to the heart chakra, the stone's soothing properties are said to stabilise perception and promote mental and emotional clarity, channelling optimism and allowing the wearer to find new interesting opportunities.

JADE & WHITE JADE

Available in a variety of colours, jade is known as the stone of the heart and is said to have a positive effect on all heart related issues.  These include love, fidelity, and emotional balance, as well as the physical heart.  In Chinese tradition, jade symbolises the five virtues of humanity:  wisdom compassion, justice, modesty, and courage.  Jade is also said to heal problems of the lungs, kidneys, and immune system.

JASPER

Known as the "supreme nurturer", jasper sustains and supports through times of stress, and brings tranquillity and wholeness. Jasper provides protection and absorbs negative energy. It balances yin and yang.  Jasper clears electromagnetic and environmental pollution, including radiation. It encourages honesty with one's self.

LABRADORITE

Labradorite is believed by mystics to be a stone of transformation and magic.  It is said to provide clarity into one's destiny and mental illumination as well as reducing stress.  It is also believed to aid the eyes, brain, and digestion, and promote an efficient metabolism.

 

 

LAPIS LAZULI

Lapis lazuli is a stone of communication that brings truthfulness, openness, and mental clarity to the wearer. It is said to enhance creativity, lessening confusion and increasing concentration that, in turn, builds courage and confidence.  Lapis lazuli is an excellent meditation stone.

METEORITE

Absorbing energy from the cosmos before landing on Earth, meteorite is known to help channel your mental energy and to listen to your intuition.  Additionally, it is good for fighting bad habits and calming yourself.

 

MOONSTONE

Aiding in heightening your intuition while bringing your heart and mind into an emotional balance.  Moonstone allows for emotional understanding of others without becoming involved with others' issues.

 

 

PEARL & MOTHER OF PEARL

Pearl and mother of pearl are believed to provide a calming and centring effect.  They are also said to promote faith, truth, loyalty and integrity.  Pearls and mother of pearl have been used to treat digestive and muscular disorders and to aid fertility and childbirth.

 

OFF-CUTS (Brass, Leather, and Wood)

Off-cuts are the leftovers of materials that have been used to create other products.  These leftovers are normally discarded or burnt, however, niin takes these form furniture manufacturers and up-cycles them into designs where possible to create a more sustainable cycle.

ONYX

Onyx is said to assist with overcoming challenges and preventing a drain of personal energy.  It is also believed to help with grounding and self-control.  Onyx has been used by some for wound healing and childbirth.

 

 

PETRIFIED WOOD

Petrified Wood is an extremely grounding and protecting stone.  It is said to calm the nerves and fears and to encourage feelings of well-being, safety and security.  It is a good stone for meditation and for helping you to distinguish between what is important and what is not.

QUARTZ / ROCK CRYSTAL

Quartz is known for the ability to enhance the energy and thoughts of the wearer while bringing harmony and balance. It is often used in treatment of fatigue, bone injuries and intestinal problems.

 

ROSE QUARTZ

Known as the love stone, rose quartz brings peaceful energy and calmness through patience and understanding.  It removes negativity and helps increase self-worth.

 

 

TIGERS EYE

Tigers Eye is a powerful stone that aids harmony and balance, and helps you to release fear and anxiety.  It stimulates taking action, and helps you to make decisions with discernment and understanding, and unclouded by your emotions. In feng shui, tigers eye is used for its protection and clearing properties.

 

TURQUOISE

Turquoise is known as a master healer stone for its believed power to speed up the healing process.  It s also said to promote love and connectedness with family and others, as well as to protect against pollution.  Physically, turquoise is believed to aid the throat, lungs, and the brain.

WOOD

Wood creates a sense of groundedness and added security.  Giving you strength by accessing your practical self for approaching problems and handling stressful moments.