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Padparadscha Sapphire

Padparadscha Sapphire

Padparadscha Sapphire These uniquely coloured  Sapphires have been around for centuries but it is in recent years, due to the Queen’s granddaughter, Princess Eugenie choosing one as an engagement ring, that they have made a real splash and been brought back to the...

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Blue Sapphire Engagement ring

Blue Sapphire Engagement ring

Blue Sapphire Engagement Ring There are at least 50 shades of blue but most people are familiar with two main blue Sapphire colours. Rich blue Ceylon Sapphire which has been adorned by kings and queens for centuries and recently became famous, because it now sits on...

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Teal Sapphire

Teal Sapphire

Teal Sapphires The "newest colour" in the Sapphire spectrum, which has only just been recognised as a genuine Sapphire colour. 40 years ago, there was no teal, but today it seems that everyone knows it and even better, everyone wants one. It always existed, but it was...

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Pink Sapphire

Pink Sapphire

Pink Sapphire From pale baby pink hues to intense hot pink and every colour in between, pink Sapphires are the perfect engagement ring stone, especially if your budget doesn't allow for a pink Diamond. Each stone is different and choosing them in person is definitely...

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Coloured Gemstone Engagement Rings

Coloured Gemstone Engagement Rings

Top coloured gems in engagement rings 2019 Colour has been huge in 2019! There has been a large increase in popularity of coloured stones in engagement rings and after Sapphires (in first place) Aquamarine and Morganite are the runner ups. Both in the Beryl family and...

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Parti Sapphire Engagement Rings

Parti Sapphire Engagement Rings

THE COLOURS OF PARTI SAPPHIRES  Parti Sapphires are such amazing gems, where a fusion of yellow and blue colours form stunning variations in one gemstone. This occurrence is completely natural and impossible to be recreated in a laboratory. The other popular multi...

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