There's something to be said about those classic "core" ALEX AND ANI symbols that can be worn time and time again, that you never leave home without and provide you with endless options to wear 24/7/365.
Our meaning-based jewelry provides us with that extra daily boost of motivation and empowerment, and can be worn as physical reminders to help keep us grounded on our individual path's to self discovery. Whether harnessing the power of wearing each individual symbol alone, or layering together to amplify their meaning, here is a quick refresher on 7 of our most idyllic symbols that are must-haves for your ALEX AND ANI jewelry box.
#1: EVIL EYE
Wear to Symbolize: Insight , Encouragement , Armor
As an unblinking emblem of strength, the Evil Eye was worn by ancient Armenians to ward off misfortune and harmful energy. This protective eye symbolizes the divine, watchful gaze that encourages you to look beyond the visible world. Let this ancient talisman grant protection and insight while you take a closer look at your own personal journey.
#2: PATH OF LIFE
Wear to Symbolize: Strength , Motivation , Knowledge
Life is a journey filled with twists and turns and each miraculous detour has its purpose. Wear the Path of Life to serve as a reminder that you have a choice to create our own future. The PATH OF LIFE charm bangle captures the essence of life's odyssey and, with its knotted design, reminds us that we are all connected.
Wear to Symbolize: Infinite , Compassionate , Unconditional love surrounds me
Wear close to you to symbolize life, immortality, and the union of Heaven and Earth. The cross possesses spiritual power, embodying sacrifice, triumph, and salvation. When you carry the cross, infinite love surrounds you.
#4: CRESCENT MOON
Wear to Symbolize: Intuition
Glowing softly against the black canvas sky, the Moon reflects the light of the sun. Ruler of the water, she controls the ebb and flow of the tides, cycles of change, and transformation. The Moon is an eternal reminder that light is ever-present in our lives. She is an everlasting friend of the night.
Wear to Symbolize: Luck
Everybody needs a good luck charm - something that gives you the little extra faith to do anything; a token that says, "you can do this." With its trunk lifted high for luck, good things are sure to come. Carry the mighty elephant when you need some strength to lean on - it will always stand by you.
Wear to Symbolize: Affection , Joy , Light
Love is the greatest virtue of all. It is at the root of all good things. All humans thrive in a loving environment, and whenever love is in the equation, happiness results.
#7: HAND OF FATIMA
Wear to Symbolize: Positivity , Abundance , Faith
The Hand of Fatima is an ancient talisman that symbolizes feminine power. Originating from the Hebrew word hamesh, literally meaning five, the hand is worn as a defense against negative energy, deflecting the gaze of the evil eye away from the wearer. Believed to channel the forces of good, the Hand of Fatima promotes healing and fosters miracles.
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