This Month’s Birthstone
October - Opal
Opal is a hydrated amorphous form of silica!! It is also a very beautiful and precious gemstone. 95% of the worlds Opals come from Australia and the biggest source is near the town of Coober Pedy in South Australia.
The internal structure of precious opal makes it diffract light and depending on the conditions in which it formed it can take on many colours ranging from clear through white, grey, red, orange, yellow, blue, magenta, rose, pink, olive, brown and black of which reds against black are the most rare.
Come and see our range of Opal jewellery, rings, earrings and pendants all set in 9ct gold.