October Birthstone Jewelry

The birthstone for October is Opal

October birthstone jewelry set with Opal gemstones or the alternative Pink Tourmaline is an ideal personal and meaningful gift for your friends and relatives with birthdays in October. Or choose a special piece for yourself to wear during October.

The October birthstone Opal is believed to be associated with imagination, fidelity, creativity, innocence and hope.

Opal is an unusual gemstone that reflects a rainbow of colors known as 'play of color'. The five main types of opal are white, black, fire, boulder and crystal; according to their background color.

Browse the stunning selection of October birthstone jewelry below - handmade by skilled artisans that use good quality gemstones and show excellent craftsmanship.

Opal Earrings * Peruvian Opal Earrings * Australian Opal Jewelry
Pink Tourmaline Bracelets * Pink Tourmaline Necklaces * Search Jewelry
Opal Tree of Life Birthstone Pendant
Opal Tree of Life Birthstone Pendant
by Phoenix Fire Designs
 

October Birthstone Earrings set with natural Opal

Save $7! Use Code: SAVE7NOWArtisan Caine - NovicaCaine who now lives in Bali, has a passion for gemstones and setting his discoveries in sterling silver. He says the island paradise of Bali nurtures his creativity and in gracious return he donates part of his income to a children's charity. Caine is associated with NOVICA, a global fair trade organization, that helps skilled artisans build sustainable businesses.

Here are some of his stunning creations made with natural opal reflecting brilliant blue colors:

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Opal and Sterling Silver Drop  Earrings
Opal and Sterling Silver Drop
Earrings - 'Java Sea'
Sterling Silver and Opal Stud  Earrings
Sterling Silver and Opal Stud
Earrings - 'Honesty'
Sterling Silver Opal Dangle Earrings
Sterling Silver Opal Dangle
Earrings - 'Fairy Princess'

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October Birthstone Earrings set with Peruvian Opal

Novica artisan Patricia JaraSave $7! Use Code: SAVE7NOWArtisan Patricia Jara is from Peru and specializes in silver and gemstone jewelry. She is passionate about her culture and loves to share the variety of folklore from the different Peruvian provinces. She finds inspiration from "the art of our ancestors, the experience of master artisans, and the influence of foreign designers".  Patricia is associated with NOVICA, a global fair trade organization, that helps skilled artisans build sustainable businesses.

Here is a selection of Patricia's beautiful handmade sterling silver earrings, set with Peruvian blue-green opal which is only found in the Andes mountains. Peruvian Opal is usually known as blue opal but is sometimes called green opal.

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Handcrafted Sterling Silver and Opal Button Earrings
Sterling Silver and Opal Button Earrings -
'Green Vibrations' (Peru)
Sterling Silver Andean Opal Earrings
Sterling Silver Andean Opal Earrings -
'Abstract Butterflies' (Peru)
Peruvian Sterling Silver Hook Earrings with Opals
Peruvian Sterling Silver Hook Earrings
with Opals - 'Inca Sun' (Peru)

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Opal Birthstone Jewelry set with Australian Opal

Lynn is the jewelry creator behind Opal Embers based in Hawaii, USA. She loves opals and delights in choosing those with the best flashes of color. Did you know there are two main types of opals - 'precious' opals which are the traditional translucent opals with flashes of color, and 'common' opals which are opaque gemstones yet also have their own unique beauty. Besides designing exquisite jewelry with sought after Australian opals (including boulder opals), Lynn also works with brilliant Ethiopian and fiery Mexican opals.

Here is a selection of Lynn's sparkling Australian opal jewelry sets:

 

Australian White Opal Earrings and Pendant Set
Australian White Opal Earrings and
Pendant Set in Sterling Silver
Australian Opal Earrings and Pendant Set
Australian Opal Earrings and Pendant
Set - Silver Wire Wrapped
Australian Opal Sterling Silver Filigree Jewelry Set
Australian Opal Sterling Silver Filigree
Jewelry Set

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October Birthstone Bracelets with Pink Tourmaline

Staggs Lane Jewelry
Staggs Lane Jewelry
Belkys Bracelets on Etsy
Belkys Bracelets

Pink Tourmaline is the second birthstone for October. These stunning Pink Tourmaline bracelets are handmade by Mary of Staggs Lane Jewelry (California, USA) and Belky of Belkys Bracelets (British Columbia, Canada).  Natural Tourmaline comes in many colors, including pink, red, green and blue; yet it also occurs in fascinating multicolored varieties such as the Watermelon Tourmaline which has both green and red layers.

Both these artists also have gorgeous bracelets in Pink Peruvian Opal - Opal being the main October birthstone.

 

Pink Tourmaline and Sterling Silver - Triple Strand Bracelet
Pink Tourmaline and Sterling Silver Triple
Strand Bracelet - by Staggs Lane
Pink Tourmaline & Brass Beads - Leather Wrap Bracelet
Pink Tourmaline & Brass Beads Leather
Wrap Bracelet - by Belkys Bracelets
Raw Pink Tourmaline and Sterling Silver Charm Bracelet
Raw Pink Tourmaline and Sterling Silver
Charm Bracelet - by Staggs Lane

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October Birthstone Necklaces with Beaded Tourmaline

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Save $7! Use Code: SAVE7NOWThe alternative birthstone for October is Pink Tourmaline. Due to the variety of colors and shades of Tourmaline, it is known as the 'rainbow gemstone'. Legend has it that the gemstone passed over a rainbow during its formation thus taking on the multiple colors!

Here are some lovely beaded necklaces from NOVICA artisans that contain shades of Pink Tourmaline together with other hues of Tourmaline or mixed creatively with complimentary gemstones:

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Tourmaline torsade necklace
From India - 'Wondrous India'
Tourmaline Torsade Necklace
Pearl and tourmaline choker
From Thailand - 'Rainbow'
Pearl and Tourmaline Choker
Onyx and Tourmaline Beaded Necklace
From Thailand - 'Night Colors'
Onyx and Tourmaline Beaded Necklace

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