The best Citrine Crystals are like the most beautiful sunrise, with the sun beaming golden rays of delight, glistening over the ocean. Sunrises, like Citrine Crystals, remind us of how beautiful the world is, what we can be grateful for and the excitement of new beginnings.
Imagine capturing all that beauty forever in a single scintillating stone you can carry with you forever.
Don't believe me, take a look at any high-quality citrine crystal. These beautiful golden-colored stones are highly-prized in the jewellery industry for their dazzling hue.
Since ancient times, the stone has been prized for its brilliance and strength.
The Romans used the stone to create mosaics, jewellery and intaglio work. During the Art Deco period, citrines were set into almost every stunning jewellery piece made for Hollywood stars like Joan Crawford.
But colour and hue aside, citrine crystals also have a huge impact on the mind and body.
They can improve health, soothe the mind, and assist creating a mindset for happiness and success.
Let's learn more about this beautiful stone.
The term 'citrine' actually refers to the sunny yellow gold colour of the stone.
According to Wikipedia, the original reference was to the citron fruit that was also coloured a greenish-yellow.
Although the term is synonymous with jewellery, it can also be used to refer to birds and other things that have the same greenish-brown-yellow shade of stone.
It's simple. The stone has a lovely citrusy shine which immediately brings to mind the feelings:
And let's face it, who doesn't love the best crystal jewellery on their birthday or special occasion?
Citrine birthstones range in colour from a dark honey yellow or orange-brown to an almost translucent yellow.
The stone may have inclusions that change its lustre and shine.
Due to the enormous range of colour, the stone is also referred to as the Madeira, Saffranite, Gold Topaz or the Spanish Topaz.
Citrine is the official birth stone for November.
You likely already know that many of the crystals available on Earth Inspired Gifts are used as a healing crystal. Citrine is the same. Here are the main citrine properties for healing.
Citrine is considering a stone for attracting more wealth in your life. As a result, it is considered the best Feng Shui practice to place your Citrine crystals in the wealth corner of your home or office.
If you follow the traditional Feng Shui school of thought, the most common wealth area is the south-east corner of your home.
From here you would look to find a Citrine crystal that resonates with you. Find one you feel provides the most energy.
You may be wondering, where can I buy Citrine Crystals in Australia. Of course, we have a range of citrine crystals available for purchase on this site.
We are always looking to increase our range of citrine crystals to buy as well.
Here is a list of our other citrine crystals you can buy in addition to the ones already shown on this page. Click the link to be taken to the relevant product description.
The most famous jewellery made from citrines was probably made for the Luxembourg Royal family.
Although we don't know much about the actual piece, we do know that it contained some of the most beautiful and significant citrines available at the time.
When the Art Deco period hit, Cartier too started making jewellery with the radiant stone.
In fact, the legendary jeweller made a stunning citrine and diamond Art Deco tiara for King George VI coronation in 1937.
Another equally stunning tiara was also made from Queen Sikrit of Thailand, but it contained almost lemony-white citrines that resembled diamonds.
One of the most modern adaptations of citrines is the stunning tiara ordered by King Harald of Norway for his wife Queen Sonja in 1997 for her 60th birthday.
Unlike other tiaras, this one was a contemporary piece highlighting the citrines and accentuated with diamonds and gold.
Citrines are very popular at present. Current trends show demand leaning towards diamond and citrine combinations in contemporary styles.
As it is a beautiful neutral colour, the stone can easily be mounted in gold, silver or platinum to create breathtaking jewellery.
The two most common forms of citrine are natural citrines (genuine citrine) and heat treated amethyst, which is baked to create the beautiful dark orange colours.
If you are unsure about what citrine crystal is best for you, then ask us.
Citrine is a wonderful crystal and the feeling of being able to start over, the wonderful sunrise analogy and using it to attract wealth are fantastic benefits.
It is easy to see why the citrine necklaces and citrine bracelets are so popular, especially as gift ideas.
Having said that, the Citrine clusters are magnificent and are ideal for both men and women. In fact, the citrine clusters are one of the strongest stones for men.
If you or a colleague are starting a business and looking to attract wealth, then Citrine is the best stone by far.
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