Posts Tagged ‘Interior Design’

Stock Pick of the Week - Labradorite (Spetrolite)

Labradorite (Spectrolite) – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

This is one of my favourite stock items. It has wonderful flashes of iridescent colours known as “Labradorescence”.  The colour changes according to the angle of the light refraction and […]

Charlotte's Stock Picks - Orbicular Jasper

Orbicular Jasper aka Ocean Jasper – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

  Orbicular Jasper is also known as Ocean Jasper. It is a fascinating form of Jasper.  It reminds me of a colourful Dalmatian dog – although I do know that […]

Charlotte's Stock Picks - Orthoceras

Orthoceras – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

Orthoceras (cephalopoda-mollusc) These are just some of the most attractive fossils for ornamental and sculptural interior design, with their very striking black and white colouring.   Orthoceras means ‘straight horn’ […]

Agate Slice (Interior Design) – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

This Agate Slice is in my opinion, one of the loveliest forms of Chalcedony, and it consists of coloured, usually blue, white, grey, brown, red, and black bands that follow […]

Mammoth Tusk – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

This tusk from a relatively young mammoth is very special to me and because of its size is portable enough to take to schools to show the children. Now sadly […]

About Geodes

  These formations are absolutely fascinating. Externally geodes just look like a rough stone or a boulder but inside are the most wonderful crystal formations.     It is thought […]

Featured in The Field

We are delighted that Charlotte Bailey Rocks Fossils & Minerals has been featured in this month’s edition of The Field magazine.  The article focuses on the growth in the use […]

Rose Quartz – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

Rose Quartz is such a soft pink coloured stone that I like it best in its natural form. However, I do have to admit to having two tiny polished eggs […]

Christmas Decorations at Hampton Court by John S Turner

After the summer holidays comes Christmas !

Having got back after my summer break I was at the garden centre yesterday buying autumn flowering Hebes, where I saw a display of Christmas crackers … definitely, crackers ! […]

Charlotte Bailey

Welcome – About Charlotte Bailey Fossils and Minerals

Hello and welcome to my blog. I am Charlotte Bailey and I am a collector of high quality fossils and minerals.  As such I have put together a collection of […]