October Stone of the Month – Tourmaline

 

 

Tourmaline

 

Birthstone for October! Opal and Tourmaline! Colors of the rainbow and all colors of the evening sky are captured in the mysterious, shifting hues of Opal. Primary found in Australia and is the gem used to commemorate the 12th, 14th or 18th Wedding Anniversary. Tourmaline comes in many colors. Pink, Green and Blue. Tourmaline is found in Brazil, United States and other countries such as China and East Africa. Tourmaline is also used to celebrate the 5th and 8th Wedding Anniversary. Stop in and see our selection of Opals and Tourmaline!

Care of Tourmaline is “fair” for everyday wear with care and to avoid contact with chemicals. To clean, gently scrub with a soft toothbrush and a solution of mild dish soap and warm water!