We have all heard of the infamous “grandma’s ring” or Aunt Mary’s necklace. For generations family members have always gravitated to that one piece of jewelry that symbolized their family bond. That one piece of jewelry you always remembered seeing your loved one wear. Passing on these beautiful pieces of family jewelry like a mother’s… Read More Family Jewelry – Treasured Family Heirlooms
via Birthstone Jewelry Meaning and Powers. Birthstone jewelry is extremely personal and a great way to express who you are. Birthstone jewelry comes in a variety of options from pendants and earrings to rings and bracelets. This type of jewelry is a wonderful gift for any woman especially moms, grandmothers and children. Many companies offer… Read More Birthstone Jewelry Meaning and Powers
The word “cailleach” in the Scottish-Gaelic means old woman!, Owl in Gaelic is “cauileach-oidhche” , believe it or not it means “night-cockerel” or “white old woman of the night.” Because the owl was most often associated with the Crone aspect of the Celtic Hag Goddess “Cailleach”. The owl is often a guide to and through… Read More The Celtic Owl
The Meaning of the Claddagh… The Irish Claddagh, pronounced [klah-duh] is called a fáinne Chladaigh in Irish. The traditional Irish Claddagh ring is a symbol of friendship, love and loyalty. The hands of the claddagh ring stand for friendship. The heart of the claddadgh ring stands for love and the crown is a symbol of… Read More Claddagh Meaning
Shamrock The shamrock is the traditional symbol or Ireland. The shamrock forms a triad and the Celts believed three was a mystical number. Saint Patrick used the shamrock to explain the holy Trinity to the Celts. If good things come in threes then this silver 3-leafed shamrock pendant in beautiful emerald green is definitely a good thing. Read… Read More traditional celtic jewelry symbols and their meanings
THE CLADDAGH RING To wear a Claddagh ring on the left hand with the crown turned inward, towards you on the left hand indicates marriage.
THE BRIDES BOUQUET For good luck to the marriage, a sprig of shamrocks is tucked into the bouquet. The lucky Shamrock is also the symbol of Ireland. Shamrock Wedding Charms Modern brides will also attach a shamrock necklace or charm to their bouquet with a piece of ribbon. This way the have a keepsake or… Read More Irish Wedding Bouquets & Bouquets Charms