It doesn’t take long for that mama bear instinct to kick in, but if you can get a little bit of help protecting the cub by wearing this Turquoise Silver Prism Cuff by Unearthen then why wouldn’t you? Turquoise brings strength, courage and protection with powers that are said to relax the mind and ease mental tension. I always knew there was a reason I loved this blue gemstone for much more than its rugged beauty.
This topaz drop necklace by Danielle Welmond is the type of piece you put on and realize you are not going to take it off for a long time. And why would you? Topaz is the stone of true love and isn’t that a feeling that is overwhelming you these days? This powerful gemstone stimulates the metabolism and digestion, heightening the tastebuds, and promotes relaxation by easing tension and calming irritability caused by lack of sleep.
Opals are worn to bring inner beauty to the surface. The blue flame-like stones have been known to bring happy dreams and have a beneficial effect on the human psyche. These tiny Nava Zahavi opal earrings, wrapped in 24k gold, are the perfect amulets to bring dreams to fruition.
Having a baby takes quite a toll on your body, but there is not a lot of rest to be had for the weary. This unique bangle by Ariel Gordon will have you like new in no time; sapphire is said to be the most effective healing stone and aids in the alleviation of pain. Its powers include spiritual enlightenment, inner peace and creative expression. With its ability to do all along with its deep blue color, sapphire is like the NyQuil of gemstones.
These elegant peridot chalcedony studs by Susan Hanover are not only gorgeous but they are said to bring healing and vitality to the whole body, as well as reduce stress and stimulate the mind. We know that having a baby is a huge milestone, and tends to make you feel a tad bit older, but fear not, there are stories told since ancient times about how this little gemstone has the ability to slow the aging process. Peridots may also increase patience, confidence and assertiveness, but that could be reverse-aging working its magic.
This tiny Seed pendant by Blanca Monros Gomez holds a single ruby, which is all you need to shield you from harmful intentions and help bring clarity and wisdom. With a new baby, your hands are full, and if this amulet can enhance magical energies to fire your passions and keep you motivated — what’s the harm in taking help from even the most mystical of sources? After all, it has been a favored talisman among royalty worldwide for quite a long time.
Being a new mom can certainly add a new level of stress. This Stingray Claw with Tahitian pearl drop necklace by Lauren Wolf can help alleviate unwanted anxieties. With their calming properties, pearls are said to aid the wearer in loyalty and truth; they quicken the laws of karma all while offering the powers of love, money, protection and luck. If that seems like an awful lot to promise, focus on this important tidbit: it is said that wearing pearls keeps children safe.
The famed photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin teamed up with Ten Thousand Things and created this gold interlocking ring featuring a cabochon emerald as a symbol of unity. A new baby fills you with love and contentment, and it is said that wearing emeralds will have the same effect. Expect to have an enhanced memory and a strengthened sense of reason and wisdom. Emeralds also benefit intuition and communication, and promote truthfulness.
That new-mother glow will have you shining bright like a diamond but that doesn’t mean you should overlook the precious stone that is, after all, a girl’s best friend. It is said that diamonds encourage self-confidence as well as longevity, particularly to relationships, so this Itsy ID 1 diamond bracelet by Loren Stewart will be your new BFF. This most beloved stone gives the wearer courage and hope, which are exactly the traits you need once baby arrives.
Embarking on new journeys can be as scary as much as they are exciting. Wearing these beautiful aquamarine drop earrings by Melissa Joy Manning can ease some anxieties. Aquamarine is known for releasing fears, calming nerves and providing emotional balance. It is said to bring love, affection and harmony to the wearer.
Trouble sleeping? Take solace knowing that the amethyst is said to aid in the reduction of insomnia, since it is the gemstone of meditation, balance and inner strength. This purple amethyst set in the Nature Gem ring by Alibi NYC is the perfect piece to ground you.