An antidote to fall’s bold, gemstone-rich colors, a good pastel lends softness and warmth to the coziest of ensembles.
If you’re looking for one shade in particular to embrace this season, all signs point to pink.
Barbiecore is surely part of the reason why pink is having such a moment, but then, it can hardly be said pink in some form hasn’t been in vogue over the last decade.
For a good mix of Barbie–meets–
Coastal Grandmother, see opal.
Does opal ever tire of being so good at everything? Aside from seemingly possessing mystical powers, the birthstone of October looks pretty in pink too—yet another variation of the gem that secures its crowd-pleasing status.
Pink opal is said to have a calming effect when worn, aiding with anxiety and stress (though, a superstitious person might not feel right about wearing opal if it isn’t their birthstone).
Regardless, here are some of the latest pink opals for October and beyond.
Dolly one-of-a-kind heart necklace in 14k yellow gold with 35.24 ct. pink opal and 5.41 cts. t.w. sapphires, $9,850; M. Spalten
BomBae ring in 18k yellow gold with pink opal and 0.22 ct. t.w. diamonds, $3,460; Gemella
Candy Arc bracelet with pink opal and sapphires, $3,200; ParkFord
Lotus bespoke earrings with pink opal and diamonds, price on request; Ananya
Pendant in 14k rose gold with pink opal and diamonds, $1,329; Bondeye Jewelry
Explosion ring in recycled 18k yellow gold with cabochon pink opal, green tsavorite, and 0.085 ct. t.w. diamonds, $2,200; Katerina Marmagioli
Anna earrings in 18k rose gold with pink opal, morganite, and 0.78 ct. t.w. sapphires, $3,800; Emily P. Wheeler
Kiss necklace in 14k yellow gold with pink opal inlay, $2,500; Sig Ward
Laluna ring in 18k rose gold with pink opal and 0.2 ct. t.w. champagne diamonds, £1,190 ($1,370); Samantha Tea
Signed Fred Leighton earrings in 18k white gold with pink opal and diamonds, $11,200
Planet Pink pendant in 18k yellow gold with pink opal, $1,120; Akaila Reid
Majestic Qajar ring in 18k yellow gold with pink opal, turquoise, and diamonds, $7,760; Toktam
Imperia Petite double motif earrings in 18k yellow gold with pink opal and diamonds, $1,880; La Marquise
Mogul necklace in 18k yellow gold with 195 cts. t.w. pink opal and 25 cts. t.w. chrysoprase, $14,500; Syna
Sophistiquee small princess ring in 18k rose gold with 16.6 ct. hand-carved pink opal and 0.67 ct. t.w. diamonds, $8,990; Nana Fink
Earrings in 18k rose gold with pink opal, $6,000; Guita M
Azalea collection heart pendant in recycled 14k white gold with opal and diamonds, $345; Aurelie Gi
Bubble ring in 18k yellow gold with 1 ct. heart-shape diamond and pink opal inlay, $11,360; Maggi Simpkins
Earrings in 14k gold plate with pink opal and labradorite, $290; Bounkit
Top: Starburst earrings in 14k yellow gold with pink opal and diamonds, $1,500; Sydney Evan Follow JCK on Instagram: @jckmagazine
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