18 karat yellow gold, diamond and blue opal “Sticks and Stones” earrings designed and hand crafted by Alex Sepkus. The earrings feature teardrop shaped blue opals dropping from linear 18 karat yellow gold hinged hoops. The hinged hoops snap closed, have a single round brilliant cut diamond bezel set at the top of the linear front of the hoop, and are finished in Alex Sepkus’ signature hand-applied stippling. The diamonds together weigh 0.11 carats and are F-G in color and VVS in clarity. The blue opals are epoxied to a 2-way hinge at the base of the hinged hoop. The opals are semi-translucent with a greenish-Blue bodycolor. They together weigh 11.50 carats in total. They measure approximately 10.6mm at the widest point and 3.10mm at the narrowest point at the peak of the teardrop shape and are approximately 7.25mm deep. The earrings measure 1.5 inches in length. The style number is E-160D.