Why Should I Buy Sapphire?
Sapphire, with its Mohs hardness of 9 out of 10 is second in hardness only to diamond and is one of the most valuable and wearable of all gemstones. Sapphire is famed for its brilliance and rich blue color, sapphire occurs in a wide range of fancy colors, including pink, yellow and green. Sapphire is also the Birthstone of September so purchasing it as a treat for yourself or others born in this month is a great idea!
Where did the Stone Earn the Name Sapphire?
Sapphire includes gems of every hue of corundum, except for red, which is ruby. The name corundum comes from ancient Sanskrit, while the name "Sapphire" comes from the Persian word 'safir.' Sapphires are known as the guardians of love. When given as a gift they enhance love and tune your spirits to one another. Sapphires and corundum gemstones have been used to banish envy and jealousy as well as promote fidelity in marriage.
What colors or Types of Sapphire Can I Buy?
The Sapphire family includes a long list of gems; Color Change Sapphire, Blue Star Sapphire, Black Star Sapphire, Fancy Sapphire, and of course Blue Sapphire which has been the most desirable of colors especially with selections of the richer saturation. One quick glance at our range of Sapphire will show you the various colors we supply which include but are not limited to; Grey, Green, Multicolor, Orange, Pink, Violet, White, and Yellow.
What designs are great for Sapphire?
Sapphire is a wondrous Gemstone for countless applications, and for this reason, we would say its simplest to list the applications its bad for - none. Sapphire rings have become popular as engagement rings recently, and our selection of blue sapphire is excellent if this is the design idea you have in mind.
Sapphire earrings are always a great idea for your loved ones and can make an excellent gift for birthdays or anniversaries. In addition to rings and earrings, Sapphire can also make excellent stones for pendants or in a multi-stone configuration can create a beautiful bracelet.
We have accounted for Mens Jewelry with our large selection of Star Sapphire both blue and black which we believe make great rings as they're incredibly handsome.
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