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Entries in opal jewelry (3)

New October Opals from Arik Kastan Jewelry

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Let us enchant you with some of Arik Kastan's newest designs featuring October's magical and often obsess-worthy birthstone: OPAL. The brand has been working with opals since the very beginning of launching Arik Kastan and they continue to be a favorite of collectors, and we obviously can't get enough of them ourselves!

Opals can easily transform any design that is created, any outfit we style, or bad moods we're feeling. We love opals set in the signature rose gold just as much as the yellow gold, so we think you can't go wrong picking between the two metals. And as far as gemstones that pair well with opals, we've been obsessing over some cool tones like sapphires, emeralds and moonstones--even pearls! Yes, you must check out the newest pearl + opal ring fresh off the jeweler's bench. You'll flip!

Enjoy checking out the new styles; all are available with a click of a mouse (or touch of a finger on your phone)! 

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Arik Kastan drew from Victorian jewelry to create this stunning pearl and opal cluster ring, which is both bold and has feminine touches. We love it paired with jeans or a dress for fall.

Lyla Ring with opals and pearls, Price: $1,500


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These aren't just any ordinary garnets, they are rose cuts which give these earrings a vintage-inspired look. They're nice and large, while still being crazy comfortable.

Pebble Stone Drop earrings with garnet & opal, Price: $1,650

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A hint of blue sapphire sets off this sentimental padlock that can be the layer-ready basis for our collection. Start your stack with this one!

Sapphire + Opal Cluster Padlock, Price: $1,260

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A continued favorite, the signature three-stone ring looks glorious in opal and ready for any October baby to make this her special piece.

Signature Three Stone ring in Opal, Price: $1,320


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Quite possibly our newest favorite gemstone combination emeralds and opals! The green really POPS in these earrings; they're quite breath-taking.

Nouveau Oval drop earrings, Price: $2,250


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This pinwheel pendant has won our hearts--it's dainty and precious! Again, slaying in our favorite gemstone combo.

Pinwheel pendant with emerald + opals, Price: $1,320

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An instant favorite, combining floral inspiration with geometric vibes, the Mandala ring has us ready for fall.

Framed Mandala ring in sapphires + opals, Price: $2,750

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Some major boldness with this padlock, which we can't get enough of. If you want a hefty, gorgeous piece...this is it!

Stained Glass Window padlock with emeralds + opals, Price: $2,470

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Feeling some boho vibes? Say no more, these are for you! Open metalwork, opals and a wonderful lever back.

Arabesque Drop earrings set with opals, Price: $2,030

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If you're one who loves to stack your heart out, we've got you covered too! Our thin stacking band is easy to wear and pairs with almost anything else.

Thin Stacking ring done in opal, Price: $1,150

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It's hip to be a square and this little padlock thinks so too. Outfitted in opals every square inch and a single moonstone in the center to shake things up a bit!

Square Padlock with opals + moonstone, Price: $1,590


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The Isabel ring makes us feel elegant and refined. We love the hint of blue from the sapphire and know you will too!

Isabel ring set with sapphire + opals, Price; $1,760


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Just a tip: Arik Kastan padlocks make the most beautiful gifts and yes, there are lots of holidays approaching but I won't name any for the sake of getting virtually slapped!

Horizon Cluster Padlock set with moonstone + opals, Price: $1,370

Got an Opal Superstition?! Not Anymore,Thanks to Arik Kastan!

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Bold and statement-making. Our two favorite jewel attributes! This stunner pairs opals with a center round ruby, mixing geometrics (round shape) with floral patterns. Autumn has never seen a better looking fall staple!

Framed Mandala Ring, Price: $2,266

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We love these drop earrings done in 14k rose gold and the cool combo of opal/citrine because they are an unexpected gem duo. The perfect size for a drop, which makes them easy to throw on any day of the week whether you're dressed up or running to the store in your PJs!

Larkspur drop earrings, Price: $1,386

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If you don't know which direction you're headed, bring along this opal Compass ring, a favorite of the Arik Kastan collection. Any doubts or feeling like you're lost will vanish once you slip this baby onto your finger. In all seriousness, it renders a type of confidence we've never seen before!

Compass ring, Price: $1,694

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Your ears will be fall fabulous with these cluster earrings from Arik Kastan. Something about this juxtaposition between the soft, romantic opals and the edgy, vibrant fire opal has us swooning! Fall foliage doesn't even compare with these beauties!

Blossom post earrings, Price: $1,254

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The Sunflower ring perks right up when set with our rainbow of opals, each hand-selected for the design. Something about the combination of rose gold and opals gets us every time! October babies, we got you!

Sunflower ring, Price: $1,144

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Ward off evil and look cool doing so! The Evil Eye pendant is a layer-ready, covet-worthy necklace that is done in ruby and opals. A signature beaded chain adds an extra dimension to this great accessory!

Evil Eye Pendant, Price: $1,840

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Are you an October baby that just wants a small touch of your birthstone?! This gem set eternity band is just what you're craving! Easily stackable with your other rings or classic enough to stand on its own. Let this be your signature style and celebrate your October birthstone with pride!

Thin Stacking band in opal, Price: $1,144

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Arik Kastan took our favorite ruby/opal gemstone combination and created a pair of earrings that will knock your socks off! Inspired by stained glass windows, these earrings are a beautiful addition to your jewelry collection. Spice things up a bit with these hanging from your ears.

Stained Glass drop earrings, Price: $2,560

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Jewelry's most wanted: a navette style ring. Arik Kastan has you covered, as we've researched the best size, shape, style and narrowed it down to this design! And oh my opals! Such a glorious ring!

Grande Navette ring, Price: $1,620

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Vintage-inspired and ready for your wrist! The Victoria bangle suits any style and any outfit, but we prefer to stack it with other bracelets and bangles, even pair it with your everyday watch. Done in Arik Kastan's signature 14k rose gold and set with the most mesmerizing opals.

Victoria Bangle, Price: $4,444



Fall for Opals with Arik Kastan

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It is October--lots of changes going on all around us!  The leaves are turning colors, the temperatures are getting cooler, long sleeves and boots are in full effect--let's not forget about the ever-important gemstone of this beautiful month--the OPAL!  Known for its phenomena called play-of-color, the kaleidoscope of colors swirl in different patterns, making each opal individually unique.  With no two being exactly alike, October babies are very proud of their birthstone.  However, anyone can wear an opal and Arik Kastan has some incredible pieces to satisfy your opal needs.  

Whether you want a bold look, like the Peacock ring, set with opals clustered around a single rose cut diamond…or a dainty, subdued stack consisting of an opal eternity band, and other stackable opal rings from the Arik Kastan line…it is all about the casual glow of opals for fall!  Something about sweaters and opals, they just go so well together!  A continued favorite of the Arik Kastan jewelry line--the blossom stud earrings, seen here set in all opals--are stunning for fall.  Try several pairs mixed and matched with your fall wardrobe for a fun look!

If you are into superstition and folklore, opals have a rich history. In the Middle Ages, opal was considered a stone that could provide great luck because it was believed to possess all the virtues of each gemstone whose color was represented in the color spectrum of the opal.  It also brings wearers clarity and enhances memory, as the stone is mostly made up of water.  Any of these opal jewels from Arik Kastan can be your lucky talisman! Take your pick!