Wear these glorious 12mm, 1″/ 2.5cm drop Sunstone stud earrings and bring instant sunshine to your day. The softest of nude blush tones which are bang on trend. The beauty of genuine gemstones means that when you look into the Sunstone you will see in internal glow especially in daylight. The rose gold plated studs accentuate the Sunstone and add warmth. The will just drop gently and frame the face.
These are are great pair of earrings for all ages and complexions. The soft nude blush is ideal for everyday wear.
Take at look at the matching sunstone necklace.
Legends and Beliefs
It is thought that Sunstones are effective to help you if you suffer from the SAD disorder, as they bring warmth and strength while helping to relieve stress.
The ancient Egyptians believed Sunstone carries the energy of Ra, the sun god, whose energy brings all potential life from within the Earth. It is a Stone of Leadership – of personal power, freedom, and expanded consciousness. Reflecting the qualities of Light, it brings openness, benevolence and warmth, strength, mental clarity, and the willingness and ability to bestow blessings upon others.
Sunstone was used to honor Sekhmet, the Egyptian Goddess of War. She was the most powerful goddess of Lower Egypt, and is usually depicted with the head of a lion and the body of a beautiful woman.
Sunstone also honoured Cerridwen, the Welsh Goddess of Inspiration and Knowledge. She ruled the gifts of prophecy and magic, and powers death and rebirth. She is believed to be the guardian of spiritual transformation.
Sunstone and Moonstone together are often used in Solstice rituals, either on the altar of by having the priest wear sunstone and the priestess wearing moonstone, thus representing the balance of power between the physical, psychic and spiritual attributes.