Fancy Sapphires - Photo Courtesy of GIA

Fancy Sapphires: A Rainbow of Colors

September 19, 2019

Aside from blue colored sapphires, there are many other important colors that are equally as brilliant and beautiful: orange, pink, yellow, green, and purple. There is no such thing as a red sapphire as those are simply classified as rubies.

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Radiant Cut Untreated Sapphire from Sri Lanka - Photo Courtesy of Wiener Edelstein Zentrum

Blue Sapphires: Which are the most beautiful?

September 12, 2019

Blue sapphires can be found in many places around the world, including but not limited to India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Australia. Depending on what region the blue sapphire comes from, it can have a more appealing appearance than sapphires from other places. There are specific areas in these countries that produce what is considered to be the most beautiful and desired blue sapphires.

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Blue Sapphire - Photo Courtesy of Thomas Samson

An Introduction to Sapphires, September's Birthstone

September 05, 2019

Sapphire is a significant stone for many number-related milestones. Not only is it the birthstone for September, it is also the gem representing the 45th anniversary and the sapphire jubilee, which is the 65th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign over Britain.

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