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How To Buy Opals On The Internet

How To Buy Opals On The Internet

The internet has changed the way we shop and now you can buy opals on the internet. Let us guide you through what to look and how to do it.
  • 17th May 2017
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How To Care For Opals

How To Care For Opals

Opals are a beautiful and unique gemstone that require special attention to look after them. Let us guide you on how to look after your precious opals.
  • 5th Jun 2017
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How to Carve Opal

How to Carve Opal

Many cutters still find it a mystery on how to carve Opal. Artistic carvings are popular for jewelry or specimens so watch how it is done.
  • 14th Feb 2017
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How To Choose Opal Jewelry

How To Choose Opal Jewelry

Check out our guide on how to choose Opal Jewelry. With so many different stones to pick from it can be one of the hardest things to do.
  • 5th Jun 2017
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How To Cut A Slab Opal

How To Cut A Slab Opal

Every opal miners dreams of finding a slab of black Opal. But imagine how hard it is to cut something that big. The video is a must watch.
  • 9th Jun 2016
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How To Cut And Polish Boulder Opal

How To Cut And Polish Boulder Opal

Check out this guide on how to cut and polish Boulder Opal. It can be a complex stone to cut so let us give you some tips on what to do.
  • 25th May 2017
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How To Cut Black Opal

How To Cut Black Opal

Cutting black opal is tricky but it can be extremely rewarding. View our guide on the do's and don't of cutting this beautiful gemstone
  • 15th May 2017
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How To Cut Ethiopian Opal

How To Cut Ethiopian Opal

Ethiopian opal is a very unique and interesting type of opal to cut. Click to learn more about how to cut Ethiopian opal with some handy tips and tricks.
  • 29th Aug 2016
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How To Drill A Hole In Opal

How To Drill A Hole In Opal

We are foten asked how to Drill A Hole In Opal. This guide will give you some handy tips to make sure you don't chip or break your beautiful opal piece.
  • 2nd Jun 2016
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How To Identify Fake Opal

How To Identify Fake Opal

There are so many fake opals on the market today that we created an article on how to identify fake Opal to educate customers of the danger.
  • 17th Oct 2016
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How To Make An Opal Cutting Machine On The Cheap

How To Make An Opal Cutting Machine On The Cheap

Opal cutting machines can be expensive but we have a few ideas on how to make one on the cheap. This is great for hobbyists who want to cut their own Opal
  • 4th Apr 2017
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How To Pick The Perfect Opal Engagement Ring

How To Pick The Perfect Opal Engagement Ring

An Opal engagement ring is the sixth most popular choice for those getting married. Unique colors and design makes them true 'one of a kind' creations.
  • 25th Oct 2016
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How To Split Boulder Opal

How To Split Boulder Opal

How To Split Boulder Opal
  • 15th Dec 2016
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How To Value Opal

How To Value Opal

Our guide to the 10 factors that determine the value of an Opal. From color, to brightness and even origin we will walk you through it all.
  • 13th Jul 2017
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