It seems every year the summer continues to fly and here comes September. Fall weather is here, school starts for the Kids and yes we wish our friend the great precious gemstone sapphire a happy birthday. Sapphires are from the corundum family and come in many colors including pink, orange , yellow and the ever popular blue. Sapphires legend is one of mental stability and was used to cure health problems. Sapphires come from mines including Kashmir, Burma and Ceylon and have been coveted from many eras including, Victorian, Art Deco, Retro, and the 1960's and the 1970's. A Burma or Kashmir sapphire without heat treatment is rare and highly collectable. Let's wish sapphire a happy birthday and here are 5 stunning sapphire engagement rings you will love!

Art Deco Sapphire Engagement Ring

This stunning art deco sapphire engagement ring is fantastic and very hard to find. This vintage ring features a bezel set old european cut diamond weighing approximately .25 carat surrounded by twenty Burma sapphire square cut and thirty european cut diamond accents residng in a 1930's platinum setting. Sapphires will change colors from blue and red to such beautiful colors like purple and green!

Art Deco Sapphire Cocktail Rings

Sapphire engagement rings and antique sapphire cocktail rings are very special and this cocktail ring features a .80 old european cut diamond flanked by twenty four synthetic sapphires and twenty four single cut diamond accents. Kings believed that sapphires legend was one of protection and wearing sapphires was a show of wealth.

Edwardian Sapphire Engagement Ring

Edwardian engagement rings are beautiful and this antique sapphire ring features a 1.00 carat Burma Sapphire surrounded by four mine cut diamonds and ten mine cut diamond accents residing in a 1920's platinum setting. A beautiful antique ring! On the Moh's scale of hardness is a 9, so its a very durable gemstone and please have master jewelers use a steam cleaner to clean sapphire rings.

Vintage Sapphire Engagement Ring

We love blue sapphires but do have a special place in our heart for orange sapphires. This stunning sapphire engagement ring features a conflict free oval orange sapphire flanked by six european cut diamonds residing in a platinum 1980's setting. Sapphires today are routinely heated and treated yet, will not hurt the durability of a sapphire.

Art Nouveau Sapphire Ring

We adore pink sapphires and this Art Nouveau engagement ring showcases a blue and pink sapphire flanked by european cut diamonds residing in a 14 Kt yellow gold setting circa early 1900's. Discover our selection of sapphire engagement rings with vivid colors including blue, pink and orange. Our sapphire rings are timeless and conflict free!

 

Final Thoughts:

Happy birthday to sapphires. We treasure sapphires and antique engagement rings with sapphires of all colors. Do you love sapphires and our blogs? Please tell us on Facebook or Twitter!