Category: Dressing Oils

Ain’t Nothing But The Real Thing, Baby

FLEXIBILITY CAN BE A GOOD THING

But so is tradition. As much as the Crowd likes to bellow from the hilltops, “My magic, my way!” and “You do you!” and “We don’t need no stinking badges or rules!” doesn’t mean that there aren’t some rules worth following, or that there aren’t some things that are immutable….



The Cotton Ball Obsession Jar

HERE’S MY TAKE ON THIS WORK THAT SEEMS TO BE SO SOUGHT AFTER

When I was coming up, it wasn’t uncommon to say that a person who wasn’t thinking straight, or was acting like they were in a fog, were “walking around like their head is full of cotton.” Meaning, essentially, that they’re acting like they’re…



Easy Protection

MAKE YOUR HOUSE A LARGE MIRROR BOX

I have been using the following trick for forever. It is essentially making your house into a large mirror box. I get the small craft mirrors and I cleanse them in a solution of kosher salt, ammonia, and agrimony. After letting them dry, I wipe them for smudges and…



Working In Miniature

GREAT THINGS CAN COME IN SMALL PACKAGES 

Some things in conjure are stronger, work better, work faster, when they are bigger — High John the Conqueror roots and lodestones come to mind — while a good many things can work just as well, even better, in miniature.

Small things are easy to hide and easy to carry….



How To Work with Conjure Oils

USING CONJURE OILS

Conjure oils have a variety of uses and a variety of names. They may be referred to, generally speaking, as “conjure,” “dressing,” “ritual” or “spell” oils. However, sometimes an additional  distinction is made, where some oils may be referred to as “anointing” oils and others as “dressing” oils.

When…