The ancient Greeks believed that there were four elements that everything in the world was made up of earth, water, air, and fire. These four elements were considered to be essential to life itself and each one of them represents a different aspect of the world and our lives in particular. Each element projects its unique nature into our character development, decision-making, emotional well-being and ultimately and shapes our life-path.
The four elements are a great inspiration for art, fashion and modern culture and if you are looking to create a nature inspired jewelry collection, they are an amazing muse! The elements do not only correspond to the elements of nature, but also with the Signs of Zodiac and can also affect your general sense of well being.
Using the four elements to create element inspired jewelry will give your creations a deeper sense of meaning. You can create for handmade pendants for each of the elements, design different pieces of jewelry to match the various element's colors, meanings and powers and give your customer a unique and meaningful piece of jewelry to enjoy.
Fire is our inner spark, the essential core of who we are. It is our inspiration and our motivation in life. Wearing jewelry that represents this element will remind you how amazing you are and help you manifest your ideas, wishes and dreams. This element is perfect for people who are Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius.
The colors that represent fire best are shades of red, orange and yellow. You can use large stones in these colors to give your jewelry an extra depth of meaning and a hypnotizing shine, just like when you look directly into the fire. These pieces of radiant jewelry strength, power, energy and are more dramatic that the other elements.
The water of us is our heart and soul. Wearing jewelry that represents this element will help you tune in to what your heart truly has to say and will encourage you to be true to yourself. It is perfect for Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces.
The colors that represent water best are shaded blue and turquoise. You can use pearls, oyster, seashells and starfish charms to give your collection a true ocean feeling. These pieces of jewelry all radiant a sense of calmness and
inner strength. You can also embed clear crystals to create the effect of shimmering light on water..
The element of air is our true intellectual self. Wearing jewelry that represents this element will help you clear your mind so you can get a good view of what’s going on in your life and all around you. It will also envision your future and help you plan for what you desire. It is perfect for Aquarius, Gemini and Libra.
The colors that represent water best are shades of purple. You can use lilac crystals, feathers or beads to create stunning air element Jewellery. These pieces of jewelry all radiant a sense of inner peace and meditation. Try using flowing shapes and materials for this element, so that they flow smoothly, just like the wind.
The earth is our physical element. Wearing jewelry that represents this element will help keep your feet on the ground, help you to feel earthed, and will encourage you to find magic in your everyday life. It is perfect for Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn.
The colors that represent earth best are shades of green. You can use natural stones, crystals or leaf-shaped pendants to create stunning earth element Jewellery. These pieces of jewelry all radiant a sense of firm ground and confidence. Try using shapes and materials inspired by nature for this element, so that they may help whoever is wearing them to reconnect with nature.
You will not only be creating beautiful jewelry, but you will be giving your customers good vibes and a little bit of assistance from Mother Nature. A piece of jewelry that includes various elements is a welcomed combination, an
amazing gift and item that everyone should have in their jewelry box.