Happy Birthday to everyone born in October!

October babies actually have two birthstones, Opal and Tourmaline.

Opal is a symbol of hope, fidelity, and purity.  This gemstone has the ability to diffract light exhibiting every color in the visible spectrum.  Opal is a soft gemstone and should be handled with care to avoid scratching and chipping.

Tourmaline was believed to encourage artistic intuition and to express every mood.  This gemstone has a variety of colors.  It is common to find Tourmaline crystals that are multicolored.  Avoid exposure to harsh abrasives and strong chemical solvents.

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