Category: Buying

Opal Bloke eBook download

Opal Bloke eBook download The idea for The Opal Bloke eBook download started in what looked like a farmers paddock with a few holes in a place called “Koroit” west of the town of Cunnamulla in western Queensland. Download here Koroit is a field that produces boulder opal similar to what is found in the […]

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Opal Jewelry-Why So Popular?

Opal Jewelry-Why so popular? Opal Jewelry-Why So Popular? Its a favorite with the girls. Well, it’s not often that you can buy one gemstone and get something that displays the colors of maybe two, three, or more gems. Click here to see more pendants But this is the case with many opals because as most folks […]

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Earring

Earring What is an ‘earring?’ Pretty obvious don’t you think? An earring is a ring you either attach or put through your ear. Sounds simple, but not really. Here is a little history about the subject and some pics of earrings worn by ancient people. As you can see, not too much has changed. You […]

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Insiders Guide to Buying Black Opals

Insiders Guide to Buying Black Opals Insiders Guide to Buying Black Opals: Buying Black Opals, a Minefield Buying Black Opals can be a minefield if you will excuse the pun. To start with, what IS a black opal? Well, it’s not BLACK as you would incorrectly but understandably assume. Well, at least it’s not black […]

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Boulder Opal: Ten Things to Keep in Mind when Buying

Boulder Opal: Ten Things to Keep in Mind when Buying Ten Things to Keep in Mind when Buying this most precious gem from the Queensland Australia opal fields A. Boulder Opal What IS Boulder opal? This is the first of the ten things to keep in mind when buying boulder opal. First, boulder is a variety […]

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Ten Things to Keep in Mind when Buying Black Opal

Ten Things to keep in mind when buying Black Opal What IS black opal? Well, for a start, it’s NOT BLACK and that’s why it can be confusing to the novice wanting to buy one. The term Black Opal was first coined to fill a need to define its difference from previously known opals which […]

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Opals For Sale

Opals For Sale Opals For Sale: There are about 1000 opals for sale at Opal Mine Opal Jewelry For Sale You can get opals for sale that are already set in jewelry, (or jewellery if you come from the United Kingdom.) Opal rings, pendants, necklaces, brooches, earrings, bracelets, tie tacks, tie bars, cuff links. Opal […]

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Queen of Gems and Gem of Queens

Queen of Gems and Gem of Queens Queen of Gems and Gem of Queens: Mystifying Opal! Flickering with sparkling blue, aqua, green, red or yellow, is awesome in its eerie beauty. It is the only precious stone having the natural ability to split or diffract the light falling onto it. This makes its optical properties […]

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Real Opal jewelry

Real Opal jewelry Real Opal jewelry well, that’s an expression that immediately raises a question. Are we saying that there are some types of opal jewelry that are NOT real? That is the opal stone itself is not a natural one out of the ground! Yes, that’s exactly what we are saying. You see, along […]

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