Dream about collecting shells draws attention to your toughness and rigidity. You are in trouble in some situation or in your relationship. Perhaps it is your feelings that you are trying to understand. The dream expresses a level of support you may be receiving. You are being defensive about something and are drawing a line where you do not want others to cross.
Collecting shells dream hints a sign of distress. Perhaps you have taken a step in the right direction and are contemplating your goals or your next step. You are experiencing some pressure at school. Your dream stands for your need to express yourself or talk about an issue that’s bothering you. You are looking for guidance and reassurance.
If you dreamt about collecting shells:
You have an overlying feeling that everyone else’s business is your responsibility. You instinctively want to have your fingers in many different pies. Be careful of crossing the line from helpful advice into hurtful gossip or harsh judgment.