October Birthstone – Opal

The birthstone of the month of October is the Opal. Its name comes from the Greek ‘Opallos’ which literally means to see a change of colour and reflects the Opal’s diversity as a gem. It’s properties are traditionally associated with hope, innocence, purity, happiness, faithfulness, loyalty, confidence and healing. It is also a symbol of imagination and dreams. They can range in colour from milky …