While varieties of quartz such as amethyst and Rose Quartz ought to be straight forward, this post explains the truth behind some deceptive trade names. Don't miss the follow up post on Citrine and Smoky Quartz coming soon.
Enthusiastically answering the question of "What is that blue stone in my collection?" and clearing the air on the Blue Calcite and Celestite quandary in simple, concise terms. Sometimes all it takes is resuscitating the science behind the beauty to make the picture crystal clear.
Fred has been an inspiration to me and a shop mentor since our opening Summer 2017. I deeply admire his ethics and I am honored to have the opportunity to share his wisdom and great storytelling with you all.
Little Lemuria is a Wisconsin-based shop run by Jessy and Doug Watson. We love searching out incredible crystals, mineral specimens, and carvings that bring endless joy, awe, and inspiration to our customers!