6 Dramatic, Sun-Loving Opal Accessories for October


Opals are theatrical, like mini snow globes filled with tiny flecks of brilliantly-colored confetti. From different angles, and at different times of day, one opal will take on many different roles.

Opals thrive in direct sunlight, so they’re the perfect stone to wear in Los Angeles. The word opal comes from the Greek word opallos, or “to see a change (of color),” so it’s fitting that they are the birthstone for a fall month. After all, this is the season to hit the books, re-tune your focus, and to get back to work, and opals will help you do that: they’re thought to enhance imagination, creativity, and memory.

We’ve picked a few of our favorite opal designs: