Opal bracelets in Sydney

Why is Australian Opal so unique?

All of Nature’s splendour seems to be reflected in the manifold opulence of fine opals: fire and lightening, all the colours of the rainbow and the soft shine of far seas. Australia is the classical country of region. Almost 95% of all fine opals come from the dry and remote outback deserts, Australia. The Roman…

emerald jewellery

What is an Emerald?

Emeralds are fascinating gemstones. They have the most beautiful, most intense and most radiant green that can possibly be imagine; emerald green. Inclusions are tolerated. In top quality, fine emeralds are even more value than diamonds. The name emerald comes from the Greek “smaragdos” via the Old French “esmeralde”, and really just means “green gemstone”.…

Testimonial Feb 2020

“Best opal store in Sydney! My mum was looking for a pair of black opal earrings to match her Opal ring, we went to nearly every Opal shop in town and could not find anything we liked. In the end, we were very lucky to find a perfect match here. They had the biggest range…

Opals

What is an Australian Opal and Why Opals change colour?

The name Opal was probably derived from Sanskrit “upala”, meaning “valuable stone”. This was probably the root for the Greek term “Opallios”, or a “stone from several elements”. So, the ancient Romans may already have had an inkling why Opals show such a striking play of colours. Unlike most gems, Australian Opals are infinitely varied…

Tourmaline

Tourmaline

Tourmaline are gems with an incomparable variety of colours. The reason, according to an old Egyptian legend, is that the tourmaline, on its long journey up from the centre of the Earth, passed over rainbow. In doing so, it assumed all the colours of the rain. And that is why it is still referred to…

Testimonial Jan 2020

“I usually don’t write reviews but I had to write about my experience with Cosmopolitan jewellers. I had heard about them from a family member and I have to say this was one of my best experiences of my life shopping for a jewelry. This place is located in the best area of Sydney and…

Aquamarine

What is Aquamarine and where you can buy?

From the light blue of the sky to deep blue of the sea, aquamarines shine over an extraordinarily beautiful range of mainly light blue colours. Aquamarine is a fascinatingly beautiful gemstone. Women the world over love it for tis fine blue shades which can complement almost any skin or eye colour, and creative gemstone designers…

Story about Australian Opals

All of Nature’s splendour seems to be reflected in the manifold opulence of fine opals: fire and lightening, all the colours of the rainbow and the soft shine of far seas. Australia is the classical country of region. Almost 95% of all fine opals come from the dry and remote outback deserts, Australia. Numerous legends…

Australian South Sea Pearls – Jewels of the Ocean

The Australian South Sea Pearl is the rarest and most highly prized pearls in the world. The pearling process begins in the pristine coastal waters of North Western Australia. Their natural lustre and size are unequalled by any other pearl. There are five virtues of fine pearls that define their value; Lustre, Size, Shape, Complexion…