I was wondering if anyone out there could help me out of a jam.
I made these earrings with black opal doublets and set them in
22k bezels. Everything went fine, I sold them last week.
Today, the customer brought them back and said after she wore
them for the first time she noticed one of the stones was
cracked. I don’t know how it happened, but I’ve got to make it
I’ve heard of a way you can repair opals. Has anyone ever done
this? The cracks appear as white lines, but the surface isn’t
marred at all. Can this be done without removing the stone? Is
a product called “opticon” good for this? How does it work? Does
anyone have a service that I can send the earring to be
repaired? I’d appreciate the feedback, the customer is really