the birthstone of the month of September. Sapphire represents the
purity of soul. It is a beautiful blue colored stone. This stone is
unique and versatile as it changes its color with the light. It looks
violet in dark lighting and blue in the daylight. The sparkling
blue color, transparency and the durability of sapphire make it
fascinating. It is the choice of many people as blue color appeals
everyone and this makes sapphire jewellery perfect for all occasions
and even birthdays. Sapphire is associated with qualities like;
friendship, loyalty, sympathy and harmony.
Sapphire being a birthstone is believed to have special powers that
are useful for its wearer. It is deemed to be lucky for its wearer
and can bring good luck and good fortune to its owner and protects
him or her from evil eye. These qualities make it more special and
significant. Sapphire is a lovely gemstone used in rings,
pendants and brooches. Sapphire looks dazzling in silver metal like; white
gold, sterling silver, platinum and titanium. It also looks good
in yellow gold but white metal enhances its beauty and charm and
makes the blue color more attractive.
Sapphire is a rare gemstone and is found in India, Burma,
Thailand, Vietnam, Australia, Brazil and Africa. The oldest sapphire
was found in Sri-Lanka. Sapphire is a symbol of royalty. The corundum
is crystallized by heat and pressure and is turned into wonderful
gemstones called sapphire. The presence of iron and chrome elements
makes these white stones colorful. All colors blue, yellow, pink or
greenish except red are called sapphire; however, red colored stone
was named as ruby
by the jewellery specialists. In ancient times it was believed by the
Persians that the sky is a reflection of sapphire on which the earth
The truest blue colored sapphires represent truth, sincerity, and
faithfulness. Sapphire rings are excellent for engagements because of
the meaning attached to them. A sapphire used in jewellery comes in
different cuts like; a cushion shape cut, a rounded rectangle, or an
oval shape. And other shapes like; triangles, squares,
marquises, pear shapes, baguette shapes, and cabochon cuts, or
smooth domes. Sapphire jewellery is easily available everywhere
having a diverse range of truly amazing and beautiful designs.
When buying articles having sapphire you should have some knowledge
about these precious sapphire
You should know that sapphire
comes in many different colors and shapes with beautiful cuts.
Moreover sapphire is graded by carat weight. The blue colored
sapphire are more costly than other colors and sapphire with deep
blue color are most expensive. Always look for the make of the stone.
It is also created in the lab and these lab created stones have the
label of created on them. Sapphire jewelry also needs care like any
other jewelry. Sapphire articles should be protected from extreme
heat and cold. For cleaning the pieces of sapphire you can use
jewelry cleaners that are easily available on the market.