Birthstone Roundup: Opal Jewelry

October’s it-gift

Birthday gifts can be hard to shop for. Even when it's for your best friend, girlfriend, mom, or sister, after years and years, you might be stumped. We've got you covered with birthstone jewerly that will never get old and will always be just as thoughtful as the last gift you've given. The birthstone for the month of October is the opal, one of our favorites gems that can change color in different lights. Opals feel more like a rock or crystal than a stone—and you can't get better than that. We rounded-up our favorite opal jewelry to give the October girl in your life a brilliant present.

Pamela Love, Gravitation Silver Earrings, $250, view at Net-A-Porter.

Julie Wolfe, Pendant Choker, $405, view at Barneys New York.

Lumo, Gold Opal Ring, $167, view at One Kings Lane.

Kimberly McDonald,18-Karat Rose Gold, Boulder Opal and Diamond Necklace, $7,460, view at Net-A-Porter.

Erica Weiner, Isosceles Opal Earrings, $50, view at Erica Weiner.

Jennifer Zeuner Jewelry, Victoria Opal Hand Chain Bracelet, $198, view at Saks Fifth Avenune.

Meira T, Australian Opal Diamond Necklace, $650, view at Meira T Designs.