1)Birthstone: Opal became the official birthstone of the month of October in 1912. The National Association of Jewelers came together at that time to finalize the longtime debate as to which gemstones represented each month. Opal has been a clear winner for the month of October since the 15th century. How to Opals Get Their
The opal has a rich and mysterious history behind it. Many people revere this powerful gem… some are even afraid of its amazing virtues. The pale milky opal often has a flash of colors within it; some of the prettiest opals actually have sparkling flecks and multicolored facets that can show every color of the