Posts Tagged ‘Quartz’

About Crystals

About Crystals

“What is a crystal?” Well, a crystal is, generally, a naturally occurring mineral whose atoms form a regular ordered, or structured, pattern.  This regular atomic structure gives rise to a […]

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 […]

About Quartz

About Quartz

Quartz exists in a whole variety of different, fascinating, forms. Quartz also has fascinating properties that have been used for many, many things in modern and ancient civilisations. Not least […]

About Amethyst

From sumptuous deep royal purples to delicate lilac amethyst is just lovely for jewellery but I love it in it natural form in Geodes especially when in conjunction with agate. […]

Citrine – Charlotte’s Stock Picks

I am very lucky to have, as part of my stock, two beautiful double terminated Citrine crystals – they are just such subtle, pale yellow, quartz crystals. The name comes, […]

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 […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Well it’s that time again ! We have, at least, this year managed to restrain ourselves until the very end of October.  Now, with the doormat invisible underneath piles of […]

Fair Munchen – Fossils Galore !

Thursday 25th October – this afternoon I am off via Heathrow to Munich.  Tickets in bag ready for tomorrow’s opening of the Munich Fossil and Mineral show. Purported  to be […]