Needfire Butterfly For Renewal Hengeband
Collaborative Collection by Anne Stokes & Briar
Hengeband: Creative, Unique and Stylish Art to wear three ways: As a circlet crown, a thigh decoration and a necklace.
The magic circle has been used for thousands of years to capture energy, form a holy space and provide magical protection.
The butterfly is one of nature’s greatest symbols of growth and transformation. It is associated with the fire of the Gods, which is the magical flame appearing in the Needfire. In many areas the end of harvest was an opportune time to light a special Needfire to assist in great times of strife, as it was reputed that if you threw some seeds into the flame it would assure your family is saved from famine and the cold.
Each hengeband has a braided leather thong which is adjustable allowing you voguish ways to wear it. These collective pewter hengebands with embellishments are more than a fashion accessory! They allow you to create, in your mind's eye, a circle of energy around you and awareness of this circle will allow you to center yourself. An organza pouch is included for safe storage as well as a comprehensive leaflet with meanings. Decorative Pendant portion (not including leather thong) measures approximately 4 inches x 1 1/4 inches.