The word sapphire originates for the hebrew word sapir most people
think that a sapphire ring would be blue however this is a common
misconception a sapphire ring can come in a variety of colours
including purple, green and yellow.
the perfect gem for rings,
they are extremely durable and almost as tough as a diamond. If you
purchase a sapphire
ring you will be rest assured that it can withstand more than
most gem stones.
Sapphires are the birthstone
for the month of september, If you are buying a sapphire ring for an engagement,
what better month to propose than that of its birthstone.
A purple sapphire
often costs less than the traditional blue
sapphire but bear in mind the shape of the sapphire will also
affect the cost, most often the round sapphires being slightly more
costly than the pear cut or marquis.
When buying a sapphire ring the
costs can vary dramatically depending on the size, shape and setting.
It is always wise to set yourself a budget before heading out and
purchasing a sapphire ring.
Have a look on the internet to get some idea of the style you are
looking for, think carefully about the person who will be wearing the
ring to make sure they will be happy with what they receive and that
it will suit them for example a petite person would suite a more
simple ring rather than a large heavy sapphire ring. a younger lady
may prefer a pink
Choose who you purchase your sapphire ring from wisely, ask for
recommendations from friends and family, make sure the dealer is
willing to spend some time with you and listen to your requirements
before you part with your money.
If you decide to purchase your sapphire
ring over the internet make sure that they have a returns policy
in place and that you can return the ring if it is not what you
thought it was, also check there are no costs incurred should this
happen and you do decide to return the sapphire ring.
Make sure you use a secure payment method when purchasing over the
internet, never give you bank details unless you are 100% sure the
company is reportable, the most common safe method for online payment
is pay pal. Make sure you keep documents and copies of any emails or
correspondence once the payment has been made.
If the sapphire ring is for engagement
then remember at some point the ring will be worn along side another
so you do not want them to clash or for one to outstand the other.
Make sure you have a good look around before you make your decision
there is a huge range of designs
and you need to make sure you have chosen the perfect one.
Which ever design of ring you choose I am sure the lucky lady will be
more than happy to receive a classy and unique sapphire