These days crystals are used by many people as jewellery, to decorate their homes or just to have and to hold.
I think they are beautiful; each having their own individual sparkle and character. They come in all shapes and sizes and each has its own energies and properties. There are many books available containing details of the meanings and uses of each one. As a qualified crystal therapist I use crystals around my treatment room and choose them intuitively to use during treatments, drawing on their energies to enhance the treatment I am giving.
Here are some of the crystals I use.