A symbol of the eternal love and togetherness, sapphire engagement rings is one of the favorite engagement rings of the couple's today. Sapphires are a part of the Corundum family, and they are considered second in hardness to diamonds.
Sapphires are a symbol of faithfulness, beauty an exquisiteness that makes them a ready choice for engagement rings.
Sapphires come in many colors. However the most natural and beautiful color is deep, royal blue. While selecting a sapphire one should see that the color of the sapphire should not change in varying light. Sapphires come in different colors like:
These sapphires are plum in color and are of light and dark shades. The lighter shades are almost closer to pink in color, especially when exposed to any light.
Many times pink sapphires are mistaken as pink rubies. So one should be very clear while selecting the sapphire.
These sapphires are considered to be the most expensive. Those with a darker, red-orange color are the finest of the lot.
Selecting a yellow sapphire is a bit tricky. Be sure to know what you are going for. Its light appearance makes it more transparent, but a light-yellow coloring is what you will want.
This is a very rare and expensive sapphire and is pink-orange in color. The stone should have both colors evident to be considered this type of fancy sapphire.
Star sapphires are the engagement rings that give a star in the sapphire. It should be centered in the stone, and its six rays should branch out to the edges of the sapphire creating a starburst illusion.
Sapphire engagement rings are a beautiful and delicate choice of engagement ring. One can select from a range of different types of sapphires and get yourself a wonderful and unique engagement ring. So select the color of the sapphire for engagement ring and be prepared to dazzle your beloved with the best engagement ring in the world.