Opal Auctions is a wonderful place to buy Opal doublet
pendants online as manufactures can delivery jewellery direct from the factory
Opal pendants are generally made in 925 silvers as majority
opal doublets have blue or strong colours that look so good in silver.
Also silver 925 is
easy for jewelry to work with and the final product is of high quality, a
silver is flexible to bend, and this helps to protect the doublet opal.
Most opal doublet pendants also have larger bale than black opals,
so you can wear with leather necklace or thicker silver chain.
Both are inexpensive and creates a smooth casual appearance
The jeweller also
faces the doublet opal in its brightest direction when worn around the neck and
therefore so many doublet opals look so incredibly bright and attractive.
As lot pendants are
made from opalized opal shells there are lot freeform shapes, and this is
another reason why doublets are so popular and its one off handmade creation
that has magical appearance and other opals cannot offer this amazing
Cluster opal pendants
are also popular as its relatively easy to obtain matching doublets compared to
solids so cluster design is very creative.
Swing designs also are popular as the focal opal is steady
but opals on chains swing and display the magical opal colours.
Diamonds are too expensive, so most silver pendants use CZ’s
which are manmade and look classy around silver design pendants.
Most opal doublet
pendants are not rhodium plated, but pure 925 silver hand polished.
Majority Indian or Chinese jewelry manufactures rhodium
plate, but Australian standards are high and 925 is silver which 92.5% silver
and added alloys like copper.