Opal

October’s Birthstone

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The month of October gives us many reasons to celebrate–Bead Fest Tacoma, Halloween, pumpkin spice everything and the arrival of sweater weather–making us savor every second of this month! And as if we didn’t have enough reasons to love October, we just found another one. We’re obsessing over this month’s birthstone–the elusive, mysterious opal! Continue reading “October’s Birthstone”

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August’s Birthstone

Peridot chip gemstones | Dakota Stones, exhibiting at Bead Fest Tacoma
Before we jump into August’s birthstone post (which we’re so excited to chat about!), let’s all take a moment to reflect on the FUN we had last week at Bead Fest Philadelphia! We made so many new friends, and our inspiration wheels are tuned up and turning better than ever. Thank you to everyone who joined us, and a huge thanks to our friends cheering us on from home! Continue reading “August’s Birthstone”