Magical Uses: Seaweeds generally give protection to those at sea, or those who are flying over it. It is also used in sea spells to summon the spirits of the sea, by throwing it onto the waves and calling them. This will gain their favour and they will aid your magic. Kelp is used to summon the winds: stand on the shore and hold a long strand of fresh seaweed in your hands, whip it around in the air above your head in a clockwise direction and whistle. The winds will come. Make an infusion of the plant and scrub the floors and doors of the place of business to attract customers. A potent spell involves filling a jar with whiskey, placing some kelp in it, capping tightly and then placing it in the kitchen window. This will ensure a steady flow of money to the household. Bladderwrack is also used in sachets to increase psychic powers.