Gardens of the Sun

Custom Opal Ring or Necklace in Silver

She’s like that buttonhole that you always miss, making you all lopsided shirt and no pizzaz. The truth is she makes you skip a beat, with your heart drumming a rhythm that travels to the skies. You know everyone can hear it; it’s so loud, it’s so erratic, but then again your heartbeat always does this when she’s around. You’re a clumsy mess and you love it.


  • Sterling silver
  • Solid opal from Australia
  • Choose your favorite opal
  • Select your ring or necklace design
  • Made to order in 6 to 8 weeks

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Want a wild and unique shimmering opal piece? We're now offering a selection of opals to build-your-own one of a kind ring or necklace in sterling silver. Choose your favourite opal and let's get started on a necklace, a ring - or ring set! - that's just soyou. The design of this custom piece is where you come in! 

Your ring or necklace will be made to order with your favorite opal in a design of your choice and in your size or length. (Read: we'll make your dream piece.)


The opal can be set vertically (north-south) or horizontally (east-west). We can use a bezel setting with a single or double band and a round (tends to spin more, so not recommended if you have larger knuckles) or half-round band. You can even opt to add another gemstone on one or each side, or to add a nesting band!

Opal setting

  • Classic bezel setting with the silver all the way around the opal
  • Prong setting - the number and placement of prongs will depend on the opal you select
  • Double band bezel setting, with two 1 mm round bands that come together at the back

    Additional side stones (for classic bezel or prong only)

    • Plain band
    • Yogo sapphire on one side 

    Additional nesting band (for classic bezel or prong only)

      • No additional band
      • Add an asymmetric chrome diopside band
      • Add a chrome diopside nesting band 

      Band shape (for classic bezel or prong only)

      • Half round band, also called D shaped. This shank is flat on the inside and rounded on the outside, for a comfortable fit. Around 1.6 mm wide. 
      • Round band. A round shank tends to spin more and is not recommend if your knuckles are wider than the part of your finger where the ring sits. Around 1.2 mm wide. 


      Opal setting

      • Classic bezel setting with the silver all the way around the opal, hung from a dainty and minimal pendant
      • Embrace bezel setting with a silver chain capsuled around for an elegant dangle - the chain hugs the stone without actually touching it. The number of loops will depend on the opal you select.

        Additional stones 

        • Blue leaf-shaped sapphire from Sri Lanka to dangle underneath
        • Cultured freshwater pearl dangling at the top or bottom of the opal
        • Round red garnet dangling at the top or bottom of the opal

        Choose your length

        • Length 16" (40.6 cm) - 18" (45.7 cm) - 20" (50.8 cm) - 22" (56 cm) - 24" (61 cm)

        The price will be automatically adjusted depending on the stones and design you choose. It will look similar to the rings or necklaces in the photos. Please note that your piece will be made to order in 6 to 8 weeks


        • AOS01 - 3.37 ct, measures 13.39 x 11.43 x 3.49 mm, a natural light opal with N7 body tone. Mostly blue/green floral pattern. 3 out of 5 brightness. Porous rock and opaque bottom give it a warm fuzzy feeling.
        • AOS02 - 2.92 ct, measures 15.4 x 8.2 x 2.8 mm, a stormy teardrop opal interspersed with vivid flashes of electric blue and red, a strong presence that demands adoration.
        • AOS03 - 2.57 ct, measures 13.5 x 10 x 3.1 mm, a perfect pearlescent petal that glimmers yellow and purple.
        • AOS04 - 2.11 ct, measures 12 x 9.1 x 3.2 mm, a stormy teardrop opal interspersed with vivid flashes of electric blue and red, a strong presence that demands adoration.
        • AOS05 - 1.79 ct, measures 10.5 x 8.6 x 3.6 mm, an opaque white opal with red, green, blue, and yellow. 
        • AOS06 - 1.69 ct, measures 12.51 x 8.46 x 2.5 mm, natural semi-black opal with a freeform or asymmetric pear shape. N6 body tone, multicolor, and brightness is 3.5 out of 5. Broadflash pattern. Sparkles at every angle, but has a visible porous rock at the surface. 
        • AOS07 - 1.60 ct, measures 9.5 x 7.0 x 3.6 mm, a rectangular shaped crystal opal with visible sand and sandstone back (but still solid opal). Nice play of color with mostly green, some purple, but also yellow and even some orange on the side. 
        • AOS08 - 1.36 ct, measures 11 x 7.6 x 2.5 mm, a nice mixture of rough stone and rainbow madness. 
        • AOS09 - 1.32 ct, measures 8,8 x 8,8 x 2,7 mm, thunderous purple streaks flick through this disc, softened by a soft, milky film that enfolds this opal
        • AOS10 - 0.79 ct, measures 10 x 8.3 x 1.6 mm, a toothy fang that is subtly interlaced with a bright fire, fierce and unbearably lovely. Perfect for a double band bezel setting which will really frame the color play in this opal.
        • AOS11 - 1.13 ct, measures 10.5 x 4.9 x 3.2 mm, a crystal opal with funky shape. A blueish opalescent glow and playful greens. 
        • AOS12 - sold
        • AOS13 - 0.84 ct, measures 9.0 x 6.0 x 2.6 mm, a magical oval opal, grey with purple and green flashes of color.
        • AOS14 - 0.73 ct, measures 7,9 x 6,8 x 2,1 mm, shades of soft greys layer this opal, with subtle flirty flickers of the sky as it burns with sunset colors.
        • AOS15 - 0.72 ct, measures 9.6 x 6 x 2.1 mm, an oval crystal opal with large blocks of color. Obvious pitting and sandstone at the back.
        • AOS16 - 0.72 ct, measures 9.6 x 6 x 2.1 mm, an oval crystal opal with large blocks of color. Obvious pitting and sandstone at the back.
        • AOS17 - 0.68 ct, measures 9.3 x 7.1 x 1.8 mm, an oval opal with inclusion and sandstone, and large patches of color.
        • AOS18 - 0.71 ct, measures 7.6 x 6.4 x 2.2 mm, a hypnotic caged aurora of blue and green hues that beckons unsuspecting passer-by’s. Pair it with some Yogo sapphires to really bring out the cool hues.
        • AOS19 - 0.64 ct, freeform grey opal with nice color play.
        • AOS20 - 0.64 ct, measures 8.5 x 6.0 x 2.3 mm, a freeform grey opal with nice color play, measures 8.5 x 6.0 x 2.3 mm
        • AOS21 - 1.10 ct, measures 8.5 x 5.6 x 3.7 mm, a milky opaque opal, with coppery shimmers and peach undertones, a warm and welcoming soul that would look amazing with a prong setting to hug all its soft curves.
        • AOS22 - 0.65 ct, measures 9.5 x 4.6 x 2.4 mm, elongated opal, colorful and milky.
        • AOS23 - 0.62 ct, measures 8.84 x 5.06 x 2.6 mm, feminine and sweet, an oval opal with vivid rainbow shimmers, and floral patterns from the inclusion. A happy-go-lucky summer child that attracts good fortune.
        • AOS24 - 0.61 ct, measures 10 x 4.9 x 2.2 mm, a colorful and milky pinpoint opal
        • AOS25 - 0.61 ct, measures 9.3 x 5.0 x 2.1 mm, a precious opal, opaque with mostly green and red, some bits of yellow
        • AOS26 - 0.53 ct, measurements 6,7 x 6,2 x 2 mm, a triangular ivory opal that boasts psychedelic flashes of green and blue, transforming the mundane into something magical.
        • AOS27 - 0.45 ct, measures 8.2 x 5.4 x 1.7 mm, translucent little rainbow opal that's almost perfectly round. A happy little chappy who will remind you to slow down and smell that delicious mug of coffee you have clutched in your hands before you guzzle it down. Perfect for a ring.
        • AOS28 - 0.41 ct, measures 6.9 x 6.9 x 1.3 mm, a round opal, thin for a very low profile. Like a perfect piece of nail art that you wish would last forever - which it totally can!
        • AOS29 - 0.41 ct, measures 6.3 x 4.8 x 2.2 mm, a misty opal with hints of blue and peach undertones that speaks of hidden depths. Slightly included. Pair it with a nesting band to encourage it to share its wisdom.
        • AOS30 - 0.37 ct, measures 8.2 x 6.4 x 1.4 mm, a triangle opal that teases a kaleidoscope of geometric patterns in green, red, orange, blue, and purple. 
        • AOS31 - 0.38 ct, measures 9,25 x 4,2 x 1,4 mm, a flattened elongated oval opal that shows of its translucence and celebrates it with winding whispers of purple, blue, and green. Sink it in a bezel setting and pair it with accompanying rubies to have all the colors of the rainbow.
        • AOS32 - 0.74 ctmeasures 8.1 x 6.2 x 2.2 mm, a flash of vivid peacock greens and blues winds its way around this opal, a flirt of colors that will make your heart stutter. Use a prong setting to really showcase its colors.
        • AOS33 - 0.37 ct, measures 8.2 x 3.5 x 1.9 mm,
        • AOS34 - 0.23 ct, measures 5.1 x 4.9 x 1.2 mm, warm indigo and dark turquoise fires blaze through this opal, a flash of strength for those harder days. Encase it in a bezel setting and keep it close to your heart.
        • AOS35 - 0.40 ct, measures 6.1 x 4.8 x 2 mm, a soft flurry of greens and blues and purples dance together is dizzying circles. A blur of pretty colors that hypnotizes. 
        • AOS36 - 0.34 ct, measures 6 x 4.1 x 2.1 mm, a fallen circlet of the sleepy night sky, swirling with sweet dreams and sweet molasses. This opal is here to show you that there's nothing scary in the dark.
        • AOS37 - 0.37 ct, measures 4.6 x 4.6 x 2 mm, a soft, velvety opal with sweeps of blue, that can float by catwalks with no trouble. Pair it with a Yogo sapphire that will emphasize this cool cat's cooler tones.
        • AOS38 - 0.48 ct, measures 7 x 6 x 1.7 mm, milky with shades of blue and green like mermaid scales. A funky little so-and-so who tilts this way and that, following its own music. Pair it with an asymmetric chrome diopside band for an extra dose of fun.
        • AOS39 - 0.88 ct, measures 7.1 x 6 x 3.5 mm, yellow and purple shades float through this opal. Light and airy, bind it to earth with a bezel setting, and give it some Yogo sapphires as company.
        • AOS40 - 0.51 ct, measures 9.1 x 5.8 x 1.3 mm, soft with a hint of green. This opal is silky smooth and sweet. Pair it with a round red garnet as a necklace to give it a bit of fire.
        • AOS41 - 0.93 ct, measures 9 x 7.8 x 2 mm, an opal that belongs in the skies, milky like the softest, fluffiest clouds. Intermingled with hints of blue. Perfect for that dreamy soul who longs to fly free.
        • AOS42 - 1.28 ct, measures 15.5 x 6.8 x 3 mm, a soft and sensuous fire that dances to its own tune, this guitar-pick opal is perfect for the musical soul. Wear it as a ring, and get ready to croon the most beautiful love songs.
        • AOS43 - 0.69 ct, measures 11.4 x 5.1 x 2 mm, like the fang of a predator from long ago, this elongated opal binds within it a fierceness that you can harness. Dangle it from a dainty chain and pair it with a round garnet to call for the wild within you.
        • AOS44 - 0.88 ct, measures 9.9 x 7.4 x 1.9 mm, a snapshot of the forests of Borneo from space. This opal shines with the light of nature. Wear it in a bezel setting on a ring to anchor you to the lush greens we all should be fighting for.
        • AOS45 - 0.88 ct, measures 11 x 6 x 2 mm, indigo fire runs through this milky opal. Crown it in a double band bezel setting to focus its energies.
        • AOS46 - 1.16 ct, measures 8.8 x 7.5 x 2.8 mm, a frozen moment of the eclipse, this opal is brimming with femininity and the mystical promises of the night. Pair it with a chrome diopside nesting band.
        • AOS47 - 1.2 ct, measures 10.5 x 6.9 x 2.6 mm, the explosion of stars in the night sky, this opal is a galaxy condensed. Pair it with twinkling Yogo sapphires in the band to bring the night with you, wherever you go.
        • AOS48 - 2.4 ct, measures 17.4 x 5.2 x 3.3 mm, iridescent and luminous like condensed fairy dust this rough boulder opal is a perfect chunk of magic. Crown in a prong or bezel setting with Yogo sapphires on one side to call out your inner sprite.
        • AOS49 - 0.56 ct, measures 7.9 x 4.9 x 2.1 mm, a whimsical whossit with whatsits galore. This oval opal skips the cracks on the pavements and avoids walking under stairs. It understands the secret, hidden rules of the fae.
        • AOS50 - 0.9 ct, measures 6.9 x 7 x 2.9 mm, swirling swoops of color and magic, this round opal is perfect for a ring. Pair it with Yogo sapphires on one side to cultivate positive energy to fuel your days with confidence.
        • AOS51 - 1.0 ct, measures 8.72 x 6.8 x 2.4 mm, like the magical images that astronauts share, this opal is the earth from a million miles away, beautiful and serene. Wear it as a ring and remind yourself that in the grand scheme of things - we're all beautiful specks of dust that converge into something more.
        • AOS52 - 1.13 ct, measures 8.9 x 7.2 x 2.6 mm, a colorful Rorschach blot that's made by nature to remind you to breathe. It's a watercolor painting of your favorite spot in the park. Pair it with a chrome diopside nesting band for a comfortable resting spot.
        • AOS53 - 1.48 ct, measures 10 x 7.7 x 2.8 mm, a shard of nature that speaks of the glory of the lush greens of the earth's lungs. Use it as a necklace in an embrace bezel setting, with a blue leaf-shaped sapphire to swing you towards nature.
        • AOS54 - 0.97 ct, measures 10 x 5.1 x 2.5 mm, a pebble opal that swirls with the deepest shades of blue and interlaced with green fire. This opal will help you keep afloat as you drift in the currents of life.
        • AOS55 - 1. 065 ct, measures 11.2 x 4.3 x 2.8 mm, the impressionist painting that has your heart beating fast, and your brain working hard. This opal is one for the ages. To wonder and marvel at.
        • AOS56 - 1.43 ct, measures 12 x 5.2 x 3.4 mm, a milky obelisk that is strong and sturdy, this opal is ready to support you. Embrace it in a bezel setting to fully frame its magnificence.
        • AOS57 - 2.61 ct, measures 10.6 x 8.6 x 4.3 mm, a lovely opal that loves with all its heart, delicate and sweet and absolutely perfect. Keep it close to your heart to encourage its loving nature in an embrace bezel setting.
        • AOS58 - 1.73 ct, measures 12.1 x .6 x 2.2 mm, a captured image of underwater caves that hide views few can enjoy. This opal is alive with the magic of the deep. Wear it as a ring in a bezel setting, and carry its secrets with you.
        • AOS59 - 1.8 ct, measures 12.1 x 8 x 2.9 mm, a teardrop mid-fall, sweeping downwards softly. This milky opal is bittersweet. Like the tears from a particularly beautiful song that makes your heart burst with all the feelings you've kept repressed for too long.
        • AOS60 - 1.46 ct, measures 12.1 x 7.4 x 2.7 mm, a milky opal with a neon green fire. A mischievous forest sprite that wants you to breathe in the joys of the wild. Keep it close to your heart on a necklace and pair it with a blue leaf-shaped sapphire.
        • AOS61 - 5.27 ct, measures 21.3 x 12.8 x 2.6 mm, a large oval opal that mimics the shallow waters of the sea under the summer sky. Lovely and deep. Use it for a necklace and pair it with a cultured freshwater pearl for some seaside splendor.
        • AOS62 - 0.21 ct, measures 5.2 x 3.2 x 1.8 mm, a something splendid this way brews. Like witch fire in the dead of the night. Pair it with a chrome diopside bank for a hint of the mystical.
        • AOS63 - 0.34 ct, measures 5.8 x 4.0 x 2.1 mm, a swish of brightness from the soul of an inspired painter, this opal is the brilliant creation of a genius in action. Frame it with a double band setting for a stunning ring.
        • AOS64 - 0.22 ct, measures 6.3 x 3.1 x 1.6 mm, a mirage that teases your closed eyes. This dreamy opal is the one that's been visiting your visions as you slowly drift into deep slumber.
        • AOS65 - 0.30 ct, measures 6.5 x 3.4 x 1.9 mm, a rainbow that slowly pushes the dark could away, Pair this hopeful opal with a bezel setting and a nesting band to remind you of better days to come.
        • AOS66 - 0.39 ct, measures 6.3 x 4.7 x 1.8 mm, this opal is not the strong and silent type, it knows that sometimes vulnerability is the way to go. A solid chunk of self-care that will encourage you to seek peace. Wear it as a necklace and keep it close to your heart.
        • AOS67 - 0.11 ct, measures 4.9 x 3.3 x 1.4 mm, a drop of magic that doesn't need any embellishment, embrace this opal with a bezel setting and bask in its quiet brand of happiness.  
        • AOS68 - 0.18 ct, measures 6.0 x 3.4 x 1.4 mm, the milky swirl from a magic mirror before the big reveal; You are the most beautiful person in all the lands. Keep this truth close by with a prong setting to remind you of the crown that you deserve.
        • AOS69 - 0.31 ct, measure 6.0 x 3.4 x 1.4 mm, a creative palette for warm winter shades. Ice skating and hot chocolates. The roar of fire as you cuddle up in a comfy blanket. This opal just wants to wrap you in simple joys.
        • AOS70 - 0.32 ct, measures 7.3 x 4.7 x 1.5 mm, look closely. Even closer! A forest sprite's trail of magic is contained within. Perfect for someone who loves to get lost in the beauty of nature and its many wonders.
        • AOS71 - 0.71 ct, measures 7.7 x 5.9 x 2.9 mm, soft swirls, and hypnotizing could be's that encourages dreaming. Tuck in close as a necklace and feel its comfort nest in the hollows of your throat.
        • AOS72 - 0.48 ct, measures 9.1 x 5.7 x 1.6 mm, a whimsical daydream turned reality, this opal is wilder than your imagination. Filled to the brim with possibilities and the confidence to pull anything off.
        • AOS73 - 0.77 ct, measures 9.2 x 6.6 x 2.0 mm, midsummer madness that kicks up the mischievous soul in you, this opal will make you want to dance the night away. String it on a silver chain, and pair it with a dangle of freshwater pearl and put your comfiest shoes on.
        • AOS74 - 0.89 ct, measures 12.1 x 5.1 x 2.5 mm, sacred promises whispered into the night. Use this opal as a reminder of all the love that you owe yourself. That whisper of 'goodnight gorgeous' that you owe your reflection.
        • AOS75 - 1.12 ct, measures 12.0 x 5.9 x 2.3 mm, the captured brilliance of the Milkyway, a slide of the heaven that you can keep close to your heart. A double band and a bezel setting would be the only way to do this beauty justice.
        • AOS76 - 0.64 ct, measures 8.2 x 5.9 x  2.2 mm, perfection is how you view reality. An opal chock-full of character with a pockmarked surface. Listen closely to the nuggets of wisdom it will drop.
        • AOS77 - 0.85 ct, measures 8.8 x 7.2 x 2.3 mm, anchored in the present with an understanding of the past, this opal will help you face all the uncertainties that the future will bring. Wear it in a bezel setting to bind it close to you.
        • AOS78 - 1.32 ct, measures 9.8 x 6.6 x 2.8 mm, pearlescent creatures that roam the seas, this opal has an affinity with the sea. Wear it as a necklace and strengthen its call to the deep with an opal partner that dangles.
        • AOS79 - 1.86 ct, measures 12.2 x 6.9 x 2.8 mm, a painter of old who remembers the color Paris Green, using it to paint the beauty it remembers deep in its soul. Pair it with a diopside nesting band, and dream up gorgeous lines on paper.
        • AOS80 - 1.52 ct, measures 9.7 x 7.4 x 2.8 mm, a dreamscape that's painted with a side of dark, this boulder opal believes in the fantastical. Use a prong setting so you can observe its beauty from every angle.
        • AOS81 - 2.46 ct, measures 10.4 x 7.6 x 3.6 mm, this opal understands that the seven stages of grief lie not in a linear line, but in a confusing jumble. Navigate your way through turmoil with comforting words and warm hugs.
        • AOS82 - 3.42 ct, measures 12.2 x 9.0 x 3.6 mm, starry, starry night, calm this turbulent heart. A hopeful wish for better days. Wear it with a double band on your fingers to point you in the right direction.
        • AOS83 - 3.55 ct, measures 12.6 x 9.2 x 3.4 mm, a lover of the night, this boulder opal finds comfort in the velvety skies that keep you safe in slumber. It understands that darkness and light exist in balance and will help you keep your fears at bay.
        • AOS84 - 3.18 ct, measures 15.2 x 9.5 x 2.8 mm, deep-sea diving where the colors are otherworldly, and the creatures greet you with a wink. This boulder opal calls to those that long for the deep. Wear it with an embrace bezel setting necklace.
        • AOS85 - 1.62 ct, measures 15.0 x 6.1 x 3.1 mm, a surfer floating on the calm seas, this adventurer is resting for the moment. This opal knows the joy and importance of keeping still, and appreciates the anticipation of future waves.

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