October Birthstone Bouquets: Opal

October's birthstone is the opal. A chic bouquet full of feminine colors and texture is the ideal gift for October birthdays.

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Send an opal-inspired shimmering vase and bouquet to a loved one with an October birthday

Both Libra and Scorpio born in the month of October share the opal as a birthstone. The Opal is symbolic of faithfulness and confidence, and derives its name from the Latin word "opalus," meaning precious jewel. October's iridescent birthstone treats the eye to a play of shimmering colors. Prized for its unique ability to refract and reflect specific wavelengths of light, the Opal was called "Cupid Paederos" by the Romans, meaning a child beautiful as love.