The opal landscape is seriously changing


The opal landscape is seriously changing…. A few years ago, a good friend of mine who is one of the top opal triplet manufacturers in Australia, gave me a warning that soon, top crystal opal would be nearly impossible to obtain and even the lesser grades of good color will be out of reach for […]

Love Opals

Opal Smith Creation Rings

The foregoing is some information about opal and the trade that I have gleaned over the years. I do not claim to be an “expert” ( an “ex” is a has-been and a “spurt” is a drip under pressure). But nearly 40 years working with opal