Design Your Own Family Keepsake
Combine Fire Opal with any gemstone to create your own unique family keepsake with the birthstones of your loved ones, or your favorite combination of colors.
Combine Fire Opal with:
Colorless smithsonite is found in Namibia, Zambia. Blue green smithsonite is found in the United States, Spain and Greece. Yellow varieties of the stone are also found in the United States as well as in Sardinia. Various colored smithsonite stones are also found in Mausbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, in Western Germany.
There are many beliefs as to the emotional attributes of smithsonite. Such beliefs are actually specific to each color of smithsonite. Blue shades of the stone are said to help open one up to repressed emotions, in order to clear and heal these painful feelings of grief, rage, anger, resentment, sadness, sorrow, and heartache. These blue stones supposedly have the power to heal the fear of ones own emotions, and refill the aura with peace, healing, and security. Pink colored stones aid in trusting others and ourselves. These stones are known to open one up in order to let others in, let down walls that block ones growth and joy, and open the heart. They can help one to learn to love and give to others, releasing resentment and blame, and helping to forgive others and oneself. Overall, smithsonite is a stone that prepares us for new tasks and encourages us to make changes. It reminds us that change brings us forward and lets us grow.