Inspired by Fall, Useful All Year: HARVEST FESTIVAL BLEND

Introducing Elysian Pillows’ New Harvest Festival Blend!

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This blend is dedicated to the European Harvest Festivals including Mabon and Samhain. It celebrates the autumn season and includes traditional herbs of Mabon and Samhain. They are truly magical!

The Harvest Festival Blend Dream Pillow is inspired by Celtic/ European traditions as well as traditional Autumn scents. The blend is has so many wonderful properties to them that we’re listing them all! They can help with:

~ Sleep ~Protection ~ Health/ Longevity ~Purification ~Love ~Prosperity
~Prophetic Dreams ~Good/Peaceful Dreams ~Strength ~Protection Against Nightmares

What’s Inside?

Ingredients followed by a * indicate traditional herbs of fall festivals such as Mabon and Samhain.

1. Honeysuckle *      = Prosperity/Wealth, Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Health/Longevity
2. Patchouli- Amber Resin Powder *       = Protection, Purification
3. Lavender     = Love/Romance, Protection, Sleep, Health/Longevity, Happiness, Good                                        Dreams, Purification

4. Valerian Resin Powder  = Love/Romance, Sleep, Protection, Good Dreams, Purification

5. Orange Peel       = Love/Romance, Prosperity/Wealth, Luck
6. Bay Leaves *  = Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Health/Longevity, Strength, Purification
7. Opopanax (Sweet Myrrh) Resin *   = Protection, Purification, Health/Longevity
8. White Willow Bark      = Love/Romance, Protection, Health/Longevity
9. Mugwort *  = Strength, Prophetic Dreams, Protection Against Nightmares, Sleep, Health
10. Florentine Orris Root Powder    = Love/Romance, Protection, Prophetic Dreams
11. St John’s Wort = Protection Against Nightmares, Strength, Happiness, Health/Longevity
12. Galangal Root  = Protection, Health/Longevity, Prophetic Dreams, Prosperity/ Wealth
13. Passionflower *      = Good Dreams, Sleep, Prosperity/Wealth
14. Red Cedar Resin Powder   = Purification, Protection, Soothe/Relax/Calm
15. Jasmine * = Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams, Romantic Dreams, Prosperity/Wealth
16. Calendula/Marigold *    = Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Sleep
17. Rue *      = Health/Longevity, Love/Romance, Protection
18. White Sage * = Protection, Health/Longevity, Purification

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Preview Our New and Exciting “DEMETER BLEND” Dream Pillows

Coming up soon is our new herb blend for Dream Pillows.

This blend is inspired by the Greek Goddess Demeter

and is a perfect scent for the warm weather

of Summer Solstice

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The “Demeter Blend” will be available in a variety

of  fabric colours/patterns

starting in June 2013

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You may pre-order a custom made Dream Pillow

featuring the “Demeter Blend”

or Order a Organza Sachet of the Blend

online via

http://www.elysianpillows.etsy.com

or contact us first at

elysianpillows@outlook.com

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Here are some of the ingredients in the “Demeter Blend”:

  • Red Opium Poppy Seeds (Sacred to Demeter)
  • Honeysuckle
  • Opopanax Resin -aka Sweet Myrrh
  • Hyacinth Blossoms
  • Bay Leaves
  • Cinnamon Sticks
  • Jasmine Blossoms
  • English Lavender Blossoms
  • Mugwort
  • Florentine Orris Root Powder
  • Peppermint
  • Rose Petals
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Freshly Made Demeter Blend

Preview of New and Exciting Blend: “BELTANE”

Coming Up Soon is our new herb blend for Dream Pillows.

It is inspired by and created fresh for Beltane (May 1).

Here are some of the ingredients that will be featured:

  • Agrimony *
  • Marigold/Calendula Blossoms *
  • Elderflowers *
  • Meadowsweet *
  • Red Rose Petals *
  • Cinnamon
  • Costus Root
  • Frankincense *
  • Benzoin Sumatra
  • Orris Root Powder
  • Myrtle Leaves
  • Star Anise

 

 

*As of April 1 2013 some Beltane Dream Pillows are officially on Sale!*

(* Indicates prescribed special “Herbs of Beltane”)Image

Hermes Dream Pillow

What is inside a “Hermes Blend” Dream Pillow? Who is Hermes anyways?

Hermes is a Greek God of many talents. He is often portrayed as the Messenger of the Gods, complete with winged sandels. The Illiad by Homer describes the youthful Hermes as the “bringer of good luck, fleet of foot, guide and guardian and excellent in all the tricks”. These pillows are specially designed to bring the user luck, strength, happiness, wealth, prosperity and restful sleep.

All of the herbs and resins included in the Samhain Blend Dream Pillows are listed on the individual Etsy listings, but enquring minds might want a brief description of the properties of each herb at hand to puruse outside the listings’ domain.

All descriptions of the properties of herbs and resins used are but basic interpretations that have value within Dream Pillow Contexts. They are very brief and encourage the user to reflect on them with imagination! 

1. Lavender………. Love/Romance, Protection, Sleep, Health/Longevity, Happiness, Good/Peaceful Dreams, Purification

2. Bay Leafs……….Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Health/Longevity, Strength, Purification

3. Mugwort………. Strength, Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Health/Longevity, Protection Against Nightmares,Sleep

4. Vetiver Root Powder………. Love/Romance, Luck, Wealth, Prosperity

5. Black Poppy Seeds………. Love/Romance, Sleep, Luck, Protection Against Nightmares, Wealth, Prosperity

6. Jasmine………. Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams, Romatic Dreams, Wealth, Prosperity

7. St. John’s Wort………. Health/Longevity, Protection, Romantic Dreams, Happiness, Strength, Protection Against Nightmares

8. Pennyroyal………. Protection, Good/Peaceful Dreams, Strength

9. Rose Buds………. Love/Romance, Health/Longevity, Romantic Dreams, Luck, Protection, Prophetic Dreams

10. Meadowsweet………. Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams, Good/Peaceful Dreams, Happiness

11. Anise Seeds………. Protection, Luck, Romantic Dreams, Prophetic Dreams, Sleep, Purification

12. Calamus Root Powder………. Luck, Health/Longevity, Protection, Wealth, Prosperity

13. Linden………. Protection, Luck, Love/Romance, Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams

14. Yarrow………. Strength, Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams

15. Heather………. Protection, Luck, Prophetic Dreams

16. Orris Root Powder………. Love/Romance, Protection, Prophetic Dreams (Fixative)  

Morpheus Dream Pillows

Ever wonder what’s inside a “Morpheus” Dream Pillow? Think Morpheus is only a character from The Matrix? 

Morpheus is actually a God of Sleep and Dreams. The following herbs compliment Morpheus perfectly. The pillows help with Protection, Protection Against Nightmares, Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams and to help Calm, Relax and Soothe.

All of the herbs and resins included in the Samhain Blend Dream Pillows are listed on the individual Etsy listings, but enquring minds might want a brief description of the properties of each herb at hand to puruse outside the listings’ domain.

All descriptions of the properties of herbs and resins used are but basic interpretations that have value within Dream Pillow Contexts. They are very brief and encourage the user to reflect on them with imagination! 

  1. Mugwort………. Strength, Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Health/Longevity, Protection Against Nightmares, Sleep
  2. Vervain………. Love/Romance, Protection, Good/Peaceful Dreams, Sleep, Health/Longevity
  3. Valerian Resin Powder………. Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams
  4. Wormwood………. Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Love/Romance, Protection Against Nightmares, Sleep
  5. Agrimony………. Protection, Sleep
  6. Chamomile………. Sleep, Love/Romance, Calm/Soothe/Relax, Good/Peaceful Dreams
  7. Calendula………. Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Sleep
  8. Linden………. Protection, Luck, Love/Romance, Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams
  9. Hops………. Health/Longevity, Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams
  10. Heather………. Protection, Luck, Prophetic Dreams
  11. Orris Root Powder………. Love/Romance, Protection, Prophetic Dreams
  12. Arabic Gum Powder………. Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Calm/Relax/SootheImage

Aphrodite Dream Pillows

Ever wonder what’s inside a “Aphrodite Blend” Dream Pillow but could only think of roses as an ingredient?

Trying to figure out if a “Aphrodite Blend” Dream Pillow will smell nice?

All of the herbs and resins included in the Samhain Blend Dream Pillows are listed on the individual Etsy listings, but enquring minds might want a brief description of the properties of each herb at hand to puruse outside the listings’ domain.

All descriptions of the properties of herbs and resins used are but basic interpretations that have value within Dream Pillow Contexts. They are very brief and encourage the user to reflect on them with imagination! 

1. Chamomile………. Sleep, Love/Romance, Calm/Relax/Soothe, Good/Peaceful Dreams

2. Rosebuds………. Love/Romance, Health/Longevity, Romantic Dreams, Luck, Protection, Prophetic Dreams

3. White Copal Resin……….Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams

4. Frankincense and Myrrh Resin………. Protection, Health/Longevity, Romantic Dreams

5. Damania Leaf………. Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams, Romantic Dreams

6. Jasmine………. Love/Romance, Romantic Dreams, Prophetic Dreams

7. Lavender………. Love/Romance, Protection, Sleep, Health/Longevity, Happiness, Good/Peaceful Dreams

8. Orris Root Powder………. Love/Romance, Protection, Prophetic Dreams

9. Spearmint………. Health/Longevity, Love/Romance, Sleep

10. Anise Seeds……….Protection, Luck, Romantic Dreams, Prophetic Dreams

11. Linden……….Protection, Luck, Love/Romance, Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams

12. Cinnamon……….Health/Longevity, Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Love/Romance

13. Myrtle……….Love/Romance, Good/Peaceful Dreams

14. Cloves……….Protection, Love/Romance

15. Juniper Berries………. Protection, Love/Romance, Sleep

16. Arabic Gum Powder……….Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Calm/Relax/Soothe

Samhain Dream Pillows

Ever wonder what’s inside a “Samhain Blend” Dream Pillow, but were too afraid to ask??

Trying to figure out if a “Samhain Blend” Dream Pillow is right for you??

All of the herbs and resins included in the Samhain Blend Dream Pillows are listed on the individual Etsy listings, but enquring minds might want a brief description of the properties of each herb at hand to puruse outside the listings’ domain.

All descriptions of the properties of herbs and resins used are but basic interpretations that have value within Dream Pillow Contexts. They are very brief and encourage the user to reflect on them with imagination! 

1. Vetiver Root Powder………. Love/Romance, Luck

2. Vervain………. Love/Romance, Protection, Good/Peaceful Dreams, Sleep, Health/ Longevity

3. Valerian Resin Powder………. Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams, Protection

4. Poppy Seeds………. Love/Romance, Sleep, Luck, Protection Against Nightmares

5. Patchouli………. Sleep, Good/Peaceful Dreams

6. Chamomile………. Sleep, Love/Romance, Calm/Relax/Soothe, Good/Peaceful Dreams

7. Wormwood………. Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Love/Romance, Protection Against Nightmares

8. Elderberries………. Protection, Health/Longevity, Sleep

9. Mistletoe………. Protection, Love/Romance, Health/Longevity

10. Mugwort………. Strength, Prophetic Dreams, Protection, Health/Longevity, Protection Against Nightmares

11. Rosebuds………. Love/Romance, Health/Longevity, Romantic Dreams, Luck, Protection, Prophetic Dreams

12. Angelica Root………. Protection, Health/Longevity, Prophetic Dreams

13. Copal Resin……….Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams

14. Benzoin Sumatra Resin………. Calm/Relax/Soothe, Protection, Love/Romance

15. Frankincense and Myrrh Resin………. Protection, Health/Longevity, Romantic Dreams

16. Sage………. Health/Longevity, Protection

17. Bay Leafs………. Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Health/Longevity, Strength

18. St. John’s Wort………. Health/Longevity, Protection, Romantic Dreams, Happiness, Strength, Protection Against Nightmares

19. Damania Leaf………. Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams, Romantic Dreams

20. Jasmine………. Love/Romance, Romantic Dreams, Prophetic Dreams

21. Cinquefoil………. Protection, Prophetic Dreams, Sleep

22. Coltsfoot………. Love/Romance, Prophetic Dreams

23. Lavender………. Love/Romance, Protection, Sleep, Health/Longevity, Happiness, Good/Peaceful Dreams

24. Orris Root Powder………. Love/Romance, Protection, Prophetic Dreams

25.Blessed Thistle………. Protection, Health/Longevity, Strength

26. Centaury………. Protection, Prophetic Dreams

27. White Willow Bark………. Love/Romance, Protection, Health/Longevity 

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