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Choosing a Sapphire

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A well-cut sapphire will display its color to its best ability, while still enhancing luster and brilliance.

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Carat Weight & Size

Sapphires vary in density, so they are measured by size as well as carat weight.

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COLOR

Sapphire color is evaluated on three qualities: hue, tone, and saturation.

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CLARITY

Sapphires form in an environment rich with trace minerals, which affect sapphire clarity.

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About sapphires

Origins

Sapphires are among the earliest known gemstones and are highly valued for their durability.

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Treatments

Sapphires are commonly heat-treated to improve color, clarity, and overall appearance.

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CERTIFICATION

All of our sapphires are ethically sourced from mines with fair trade practices.

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Caring For Your Sapphire

Sapphires can be cleaned at home with warm water and any cleaning detergent.

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