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Spiders: Not So Spooky.

Tabandeh Sizdahkhani

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Spiders: Not So Spooky.

Spider Symbolism, explained... The spider is the ultimate symbol of creativity, demonstrated  by the complex web it weaves. Spiders also represent power – sitting at the center of their webs,  they symbolize the center of the universe - and are masters of illusion,  or Maya, the Hindu word for the illusory. In Native American culture, where animals are regarded as teachers, spiders are believed to have taught humans the written alphabet, creating shapes and letters within their webs.   Featured: Spider Necklaces by SAMIRA 13 SHOP SAMIRA 13 >      


ALL ABOUT PEARLS

Tabandeh Sizdahkhani

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ALL ABOUT PEARLS

ALL ABOUT THESE WATER GEMS: PEARLS ARE UNIQUELY FORMED WATER GEMS, EACH WITH ITS OWN SHAPE, COLOR AND LUSTER. NO TWO ARE IDENTICAL AND IRREGULARITY IS CONSIDERED AN ASPECT OF THEIR BEAUTY. PEARLS ARE CREATED WHEN MICROSCOPIC FOREIGN OBJECTS BECOME TRAPPED INSIDE LIVING MOLLUSKS, CAUSING THE ORGANISM TO SECRETE LAYERS OF NACRE (NAY-KER) AROUND THE IRRITANT. THE NACRE THEN HARDENS, FORMING A PEARL INSIDE THE SHELL. NATURALLY FORMED, WILD PEARLS ARE EXTRAORDINARILY RARE AND EXPENSIVE. MOST PEARL VARIETIES ARE CULTURED; THEY’RE FARMED IN CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENTS USING ARTIFICIALLY INTRODUCED IRRITANTS TO START THE PEARL-MAKING PROCESS. THEY CAN BE PRODUCED IN EITHER...