Widely regarded as a symbol for love, hope, and prosperity, an opal can make for a great alternative to the more traditionally used diamond.
Due to an opal's ability to reflect various levels of light, the stone can create the effect of an ever-changing color palette, one that encompasses every hue in the rainbow.
We've rounded up our five favorite opal engagement rings (that all happen to be under $500). Read on to shop the translucent styles now.
La Kaiser Opal, Diamond & Pearl Sundae Ring, $450.00
Mason Grace Jewelry 3 Stone Opal & Diamond Ring, $398.00
La Kaiser Opal & Diamond Crown Ring, $450.00
Liesel Love 14K Rose Gold Opal Moonlight Drive Ring, $284.00
Charlie and Marcelle Australian Opal Ring with Diamonds, $485.00