Brings courage and motivation

Carnelian restores vitality and confidence, promoting positive life choices, endurance, and professional success.  With its fiery hue and captivating energy, carnelian has been cherished throughout history for its beauty and metaphysical properties.  Carnelian, also known as cornelian, derives its name from the Latin word "carneus", meaning "flesh", owing to its warm reddish-brown colour reminiscent of a sunset sky.  This gemstone belongs to the chalcedony family and is renowned for its rich hues ranging from deep orange to fiery red, making it a sought-after treasure for both jewellery enthusiasts and spiritual seekers.  The ancient Greeks and Romans held carnelian in high regard, considering it a stone of courage, endurance and vitality.  Beyond historical significance, it is often associated with the element of fire, symbolising passion, energy and motivation.  This vibrant gemstone is believed to ignite the inner fire within individuals, inspiring them to pursue their dreams and overcome obstacles on their path to success.

Carnelian can dispel apathy, making space for enthusiasm about life and trust in one’s perceptions and capacities.  It releases stress and trauma and is a stone full of life force and vitality.  Carnelian is an all-round warm, healing stone, also good for togetherness and sexual energy.   

When it comes to caring for carnelian, a gentle touch is all it requires.  This gemstone has a Mohs hardness rating of 6.5 to 7, making it durable.  To preserve its radiance, it is advisable to clean carnelian using a soft cloth and avoid exposure to harsh chemicals and extreme temperatures.  


The Bespoke Experience

Our bespoke service is available whether you are looking for a special design or a variation of a design from our collection. It enables us to create a unique ring or pair of earrings using Carnelian, in the configuration and combination of gemstones that you imagine.  This approach allows us to capture your heart’s desires and your energetic needs.