April Birthstones | Diamond Birthstone Meaning & History | GIA

  Sparkling with an internal fire all its own, diamond is one of the world’s most sought-after and adored gemstones. Those born in April are lucky enough to call this scintillating gem their birthstone, a symbol of clarity and strength. Diamond is so strong, in fact, that its name comes from the Greek word "adamas," which … Continue reading April Birthstones | Diamond Birthstone Meaning & History | GIA

The Attunement Stone: Herkimer Diamond

The Herkimer diamond is a double pointed Quartz Crystal that has already been faceted by nature. Herkimer diamond increases the effectiveness of other stones and is therefore used in combination with others, not by itself. Colors: clear, sometimes with tiny black specks on surface Uses: Herkimer diamonds have been used to facilitate lucid dreaming, remembering dreams and … Continue reading The Attunement Stone: Herkimer Diamond