Make it a birthday to remember this October with birthstone jewellery, Opal & Tourmaline. Opals foster love, passion, loyalty, faithfulness ,emotional expressiveness, warmth, spontaneity and dramatic ability. Opal is also associated with peace, and consciousness. Tourmaline complements the opal in the month of October because its name also suggests a mixed stone. According to legend, all colours of tourmaline protect the wearer against many dangers and misfortune. Tourmaline promotes balance and protection.