Opals & Gemstones

Opal Myths & Meaning

Opal Myths, Meaning, and Significance

Sara Romero

Opal gemstones are one of the world’s most unique and mysterious precious stones, so it’s easy to understand why their history is full of myths and legends. Opal myths and...

Opal Myths, Meaning, and Significance

Sara Romero

Opal gemstones are one of the world’s most unique and mysterious precious stones, so it’s easy to understand why their history is full of myths and legends. Opal myths and...

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How Do You Properly Care for Opal?

nicole gluckman

Many people are drawn to the mystical flash of color for which opal rings are so well-known. They’re deliciously complex, yet surprisingly neutral which makes them the perfect companion for many...

How Do You Properly Care for Opal?

nicole gluckman

Many people are drawn to the mystical flash of color for which opal rings are so well-known. They’re deliciously complex, yet surprisingly neutral which makes them the perfect companion for many...

What's the Difference Between Opal Doublets, Op...

nicole gluckman

Opals come in three different categories: doublets, triplets, and solid opals. Opal doublets and triplets are a beautiful and more affordable alternative to solid opals, but it is important to...

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What's the Difference Between Opal Doublets, Op...

nicole gluckman

Opals come in three different categories: doublets, triplets, and solid opals. Opal doublets and triplets are a beautiful and more affordable alternative to solid opals, but it is important to...

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What’s the Difference Between a Precious and No...

nicole gluckman

The word opal notoriously conjures images of rainbows and colorful flashes. But not all opal aligns with this visual; it speaks to precious opal, but largely neglects non-precious opal which...

What’s the Difference Between a Precious and No...

nicole gluckman

The word opal notoriously conjures images of rainbows and colorful flashes. But not all opal aligns with this visual; it speaks to precious opal, but largely neglects non-precious opal which...

How Is Opal Formed?

nicole gluckman

Have you ever wondered about the science behind the splendor? How those incredible shifting rainbows are created inside of stone? Opals are formed from a mineral known as silica, specifically...

How Is Opal Formed?

nicole gluckman

Have you ever wondered about the science behind the splendor? How those incredible shifting rainbows are created inside of stone? Opals are formed from a mineral known as silica, specifically...