The Golden Cleat
October Birthstone Necklaces
Opal and tourmaline are the birthstones for October.
Opal comes in a variety of colors, the most common being a milky white base color color which reflects a rainbow of pastel shades, including pink, blue, and green. The black opal reflects blue, gray, green, and bright red tones. The fire opal is more translucent or yellowish with fiery sparks of red, yellow and orange. Opal is said to enhance cosmic consciousness and induce psychic and mystical visions. It is thought to stimulate originality, creativity, and self-expression.
Tourmaline is one of nature's most colorful gemstone and it occurs naturally in a rainbow of colors. The most popular colors are pink and green which sometimes occur simultaneously to create the sought-after "watermelon" tourmaline. Blue and aqua tourmalines are some of the rarest. Tourmaline is believed to promote inspiration and happiness, reduce fear, and build self-confidence. It's also thought to balance competing or conflicting energies, and it's considered a physical bridge to the spiritual.
- genuine, ethically-sourced gemstones
- sterling silver or solid 14K yellow gold
- gemstones are unique and may vary slightly from those shown
- handmade in the USA