Where can I purchase Luminite?
October thru January 2018 - New York City
October - January - Bryant Park Holiday Market
November - December - Union Square Holiday Market
Monday - Friday, 11:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday, 11:00am - 7:00pM
When it's not during a show season How do I place an order?
Our online store is always open.
Do you sell gift certificates?
Yes. Gift certificates are available in $25 denominations, and are valid for one full year from the date on the certificate. Gift certificates are only redeemable in store or by mail. At this time, gift certificates can not be used for online purchases. You can call or email us for an order using a gift certificate. Redemption instructions are printed on the back of each certificate.
How do I figure out the size?
2 1/4 inch diameter cylinders will fit 1 tea light
3 inch diameter cylinders will fit 1 tea light (thicker wall of stone)
4 inch will fit 2 tea light candles and a SKINNY Modern wine bottle
5 inch cylinders will fit 3 tea light candles and most wine bottle and some champagne bottles.
**Be sure to put your candles on something fire resistant, such as a slice of Luminite, a mirror, candle holder, or sconce.
What are other uses for the stone?
Wherever you can use Marble or Granite you can use Luminite.
Traditionally we create candle covers, decorative bases and window plates.
Bar Accessories for those who enjoy entertaining in style: Wine Racks, Wine Chillers, Wine Pebbles, Whiskey Stones, Bourbon Stones, Spirit Rocks, Cheese Platters
Sculptures: palm crosses and angels, fountains, trophies, awards, headstones, and memorial displays
Commercial and Residential Projects: Countertops, Backsplashes, Shower, Enclosures, Water features, Bars, see more applications HERE.
How is it ILLUMINATED?
You can use tea lights, votive candles or electric lights (such as a string of Christmas lights or an electric base), LED's, or sunshine.
What are Stone is used to make peaceful Stone Lights?
Peaceful Stone Lights are carved Luminite a very rare form of semi-precious stone that serves as a gentle amplifier of light. Found only in the United States, Luminite is millions of years old. The patterns within the stone are captured naturally in the ancient earth.
Luminite’s golden light brings a spa-like tranquility and calm to all environments.
How are peaceful Stone lights different from HIMALAYAN Salt lamps?
Salt melts, puddles and flakes away over time, it is a temporary stone at will disintegrate over time.
Luminite lasts forever making it a treasured family heirloom (mom's light or grampa's light).
Just think all the care, love, and attention that you share with this stone will be there for future generations to feel and be nurtured by.
The beauty and design of the stone are forever
Golden in color - Happiness
Stone of the United States
300 Million Years Old +
Melts, sweating, changes and dissolves
Pinkish and fades to white over time
Imported from India
Are they natural or synthetic?
100% natural semi-precious stone
What are the Properties of Luminite Stones?
Yogic stone of the Sacral, Solar Plexus, Heart and Third Eye
Encouraging focus, balance, grounding, peace.
Luminite is thought to assist in the challenges associated with change, to enhance psychic abilities, astral projection and higher consciousness, and to stimulate intellect and memory.
More information can be found
What feelings do owners report?
Increased feelings of:
What Chakras does it affect?
Luminite is associated with the 3rd and 4th, sacral and solar plexus chakras, and helps bring balance between the two.
Where is Luminite from?
United States, Rocky Mountains
Is the mining process environmentally friendly?
Yes. We are proud that no part of the stone is wasted - even the chips and dust from the sculpting process are utilized.
Why haven't I seen this kind of stone before?
Luminite is a newly discovered stone, although man has not known about it for very long, it is actually between over 300 MIllion Years old!
How much does it weigh?
Around 192 pounds per cubic foot.
*Concrete weighs a mere 145 pounds per cubic foot, granite weighs around 180 pounds.
Do I need to worry about allergies?
There are NO allergic properties. Hypoallergenic.
Will it "melt"?
No. Luminite is 100% natural stone, so it will never melt (It will get hot).
Does it get hot?
Yes, we recommend you handle with care and caution and recommend either allowing your stone light to cool or to use a potholder when you are handling your stone.
Use on fire resistant surfaces.
Keep away from small children, unless being used with a nightlight base.
Just watch your fingers!
CLEANING: What if my cylinder gets black candle soot inside?
No problem! Simply wipe it out with a paper towel and glass cleaner, or wash it with dish soap. Even though the Luminite feels like it has been waxed or coated with polish, there is nothing on it. No upkeep required!
Do you ship?
Yes, we will ship anywhere.
Online orders can only be shipped in the continental United States.
Call or email us if you need to ship to Alaska, Hawaii, or International and we will give you a shipping quote. All shipments are insured. Average delivery is 2 - 6 weeks. If it is needed by a specific date please let us know so we can make it work, we are very hands on. SHIPPING IS INCLUDED in your purchase.
Need it shipped INTERNATIONALLY? It is possible, we will have to figure out the shipping costs as these are based on box size, weight, and destination. Please email us for international shipping information.
Who is this a great gift for?
Custom sets made are a special and thoughtful gift for a wedding or an anniversary.
An unexpected and unique host and hostess gift of your holiday gathering.
Children of all ages. Our nightlights come in a variety of colors, and work beautifully with a flameless candle.
Loved ones and elderly in assisted care homes that do not allow candles— with our flameless candle option or night light base.
College students living in dorm rooms, where candles are not allowed using a flameless candle in our Luminite votives provide a perfect alternative and a little piece of “home.”
What exactly do you mean by "1-tea light sized"?