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Opal Stories

Justin and Melinda sit down to chat about the opal stories of some of our stock. You asked and we listened! In our last video on Justin’s Personal Opal Collection you asked us to go through the opals on our site and tell more stories of their origin. Nine different opals, four different fields. Their opal stories brought to you by Justin, Melinda, and two cups of coffee. Wyoming opal field, Lightning Ridge, New South Wales Justin and Melinda lead with six opal stories from a field called Wyoming in Lightning Ridge. As you drive in to Wyoming opal field you are greeted by a horse and cart from the…

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Crystal Opal is Not Crystal

Justin clears up confusion and let’s us in on his simple technique of telling what is, and what isn’t, a crystal opal. How can we tell? Do you need the body tone and brightness scale? Is white opal crystal? Help me Justin!! In this video, Justin tells us that the way to tell whether an opal is crystal actually has nothing to do with the body tone and brightness scale! Crystal opal has a body tone and brightness that is measured using this scale, like all opal, but the trick to telling whether it is considered crystal is by using a flashlight. How do I tell whether my Opal is…

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The Crystal Edit – Opals Under $1000

Mothers, like crystal opal, have a way of adding beauty to the everyday; fresh cut flowers on the dining table, delicious aromas that drift to you from the kitchen, or by adding a touch of feminine warmth to any home. In celebration of all the beautiful mothers of Australia and the world, we have put together a collection of crystal and white opal that reflect the gorgeous individual wearing it. The Crystal Edit is a wallet friendly collection of stones under US$1000 bound to make any mum feel special. Click Here To Shop The Edit Opals come in so many shapes, sizes, patterns, and colors that ultimately form a stone…

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