In times past, jewellery has traditionally been something bought for women. However, a recent study shows that many woman nowadays are happily buying jewellery for themselves for many different reasons.
If you were born in October, you are lucky to have two beautiful birthstones to choose from: opal and tourmaline. Both gemstones come in a variety of colours and have fascinating histories and meanings. In this blog post, we will explore the origins, properties and symbolism of these October birthstones and how you can wear them to celebrate your birthday.