Opal – Birthstone for October

Opal October Birthstone

With its ‘Play of Colour’, opals are famous for their characteristic rainbow colour sparkling effect and have been a mystical favourite for centuries. The name is believed to originate from the Roman word Opalus and Greek Opalliosmeaning ‘changing color’.

The fiery gem opal is believed to bring luck, health and love to its wearer.

Rough Opal

Opals are found all over the world, but the best Opal gemstones are from Australia, the country that made this rainbow gem its national gemstone.

Opal & Diamond Pendant Opal & Diamond Ring