Sapphrire rings have become trendy for engagement rings due to the recent engagement of Kate Middleton and Prince William. She is wearing an 18 carat engagement ring on her finger that once belonged to Princess Diana. This had made sapphire rings trendy and popular as engagement rings in 2016.
The sapphire is the second hardest gemstone next to diamonds. It comes in several colors blue, pink, orange, yellow, purple, and green. It comes from the mineral clan corundum. The stone is often cut deeper than diamonds and often is sized by diameter not carat. A sapphire round stone that is 6.5 millimeters is equal to a one carat diamond.
The color of the stone can be enhanced with heat treatments. Always ask about enhancements if you want to change the color. These stone look stunning in a variety of ring styles and make great engagement rings. They can be worn as a stylish ring for all occasions.
The Natural Sapphire Company has been in the gemstone and jewelry business since 1939. They specialize in natural untreated sapphire rings. Their artisans and designers have years of experience in traditional jewelry design. They use the most up to date advanced technology and production techniques.
The company has their own Gemological laboratory where their trained gemologists inspect the gems. They test the gems to find out the difference between synthetic and natural stones. The staff looks for heat treatment that changes the color of stone and other minerals that may be present.
Customers can design their own setting. The Natural Sapphire Company uses automated cutting, CAD/CAM production, metal casting and assembly and finishing to make the rings.