More news on new opal grading system
Fri 24 Jun, 2011
A little while back we mentioned there was talk of bringing a unified method of classifying opals into the industry.Read more
Fri 11 Mar, 2011
Opals Down Under, the Sunshine Coast’s premier Opal Specialists wants YOUR input.
We are currently developing some new designs for a range of Sterling Silver Opal Pendants, but during the process, we thought who better to tell us what they want in a pendant than the customer.
Tue 8 Mar, 2011
Working in the Opal Industry in Australia, it's interesting to see - on a daily basis - the look of amazement on those who are newcomers to the gem.
We also hear some 'pearlers' of stories/pre-conceived notions of what Opals look like or what they are made of, and of course, the whole bad luck myths (thank you very much, De Beers).Read more
Mon 24 Jan, 2011
When you look at it on paper, it’s only two letters difference between Austria and Australia, but for Sunshine Coast’s Immo Stein, it means a whole lot more.
Tue 30 Nov, 2010
Thank you to the Opal Association for bringing this article to our attention. A very interesting article by Susan Owens on October 1, 2010 in the QANTAS Inflight Magazine.
As this year’s Paris Biennale des Antiquaires proved, the Australian opal is punching above its weight in the world of designer jewellery.Read more