Australian opal inlay rings usually look really impressive with a great variation of sparkling and glittering colors and one can choose the color of opal that matches one’s own coloring and of course the precious metal should suit also.
Usually gold or platinum is the preferred metals. Platinum is the hardest and more durable but is also the most expensive. Gold is cheaper but also a softer metal and a lower karat is advisable where the gold has been alloyed with harder metals to make it more long lasting and durable. 14 Karat is the preferred carat and this contains just over 50 percent gold.
The Australian opals come in a variety of colors including the popular white opals and the striking black opals. The black opals are not actually black but dark and the colors within shine like a sparkling fire.
When choosing Australian opal inlay rings, always ensure that the dealer you are buying from has a suitable returns policy. You want to be able to return the goods if you find that they are not as advertised. It is a good idea to have the ring checked elsewhere to ensure it is truly a genuine Australian opal inlay and the opal is of a good quality and the gold or platinum as stated.
It is a good idea to have in mind what you would like before you go shopping. This means that you will not buy something you do not really want and later regret buying. It means that you might have to be patient and do a lot of searching but if you practice some common sense and some due diligence you are very likely to find just want you want and will be the proud possessor of a beautiful Australian Opal Inlay Ring.