Gemstone: Dumortierite in Quartz
Dumortierite was discovered in 1881 in the Rhône-Alps region of France and has been loved since for its blue and violet inclusions. Dumortierite's inclusions vary from inky and fluid to spindly like a spider's moving legs—these slender crystals can grow in magical patterns within clear quartz.
MOHS Hardness: 7
Care: While dumortierite is relatively durable, avoid dropping dumortierite onto hard surfaces. To clean your dumortierite jewelry, use warm soapy water.
Healing Properties: Patience, unity, and mental and psychic clarity.