all ruby beaded choker.
measures 13 inches and can extend up to 15 inches.
sterling silver hardware.
about the crystal —
revered in many cultures throughout history, rubies have always been talismans of passion, protection and prosperity. the ruby symbolizes the sun, and its glowing hue suggests an inextinguishable flame within the stone that legends claim would shine through even the thickest clothing and could not be hidden. this exquisite crystal actively stimulates the base chakra, increasing vitality and chi throughout the physical body and into the spirit. it promotes a clear mind, increased concentration and motivation, and brings a sense of power to the wearer, a self-confidence and determination that overcomes timidity and propels one toward prosperity and achievement. ruby initiates the sensual pleasures of life. it stirs the blood and stimulates the heart, encouraging one to enjoy being in the physical world. it increases desire and sexual energy, and may be used to activate the kundalini. ruby has always been associated with love, especially faithful passionate commitment and closeness. in antiquity rubies were considered to be perfect wedding stones.
hand made in forest knolls, california.