October Opal & Tourmaline November 01 2014, 0 Comments

October Birthstones

Opal

Color: Found in all colors from milky white to black with vibrant specs of color, creating unique and beautiful contrast
Properties: Emotional healing and clarity of the mind
Origin: Opals are the national gemstone of Australia, which produces 97% of the worlds supply! However it can also be found in Ethiopia, Nevada and Idaho
Fun Fact: In 2008, NASA found deposits of Opal on Mars

Tourmaline

Color: Can be found in a variety of colors from hot pink to dark blue. It can also be bi-color or tri-color, featuring multiple colors in a single stone
Properties: Promotes energy and increases confidence
Origin: Commonly found in Brazil , Afghanistan, USA and East Africa
Fun Fact: Watermelon Tourmaline is a tri-color color stone specifically cut to have a pink center, white rim and green edge to look like a watermelon!

Horoscope - Libra & Scorpio

Libra Characteristics (9/23-10/22): Libras are known for being caring, patient and easy to work with. Their desire to please others sometimes gets them in overwhelming situations as they have a hard time saying 'no.'

Scorpio Characteristics (10/23 - 11/22): Scorpios are passionate and ambitious, often driven by power and money. They are very faithful as friends or partners, so much so that it sometimes transfers into jealousy.

 

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