Yearly Archives: 2010

When we think of England’s Crown Jewels, we think of orbs and scepters, but first and foremost, we think of the Imperial State Crown, adorned with its 3 great gems. Kept in the Tower of London, the Imperial State Crown … Continue Reading

Romance is for every day, not just Valentine’s Day.  Every year, we hear protests against Valentine’s Day.  “It’s an artificial holiday!” the haters cry.  “You should show your partner how much you love them every day!” they say.  It’s an … Continue Reading

Women are complex creatures … or so we’ve been told. Whenever we think of getting ourselves a piece of jewelry, especially beautiful and colorful natural sapphires, we consider many details, such as: will this sapphire color compliment my skin tone? … Continue Reading

They say a virtuous woman is more precious than rubies, but that doesn’t mean that even the most virtuous of women wouldn’t appreciate one!  The thing is, just as she’s truly, honestly, and really virtuous – a phrase that possesses … Continue Reading

The diamond market is a relatively new industry created through a marketing phenomenon.  Not too long ago the diamond market was created and controlled by a massive mining cartel called DeBeers.  The company controlled dozens of mines worldwide for generations.  … Continue Reading

They say that no two snowflakes are alike, and they’re right.  Well, the same goes for sapphires.  Heated sapphires can acquire a sort of an assembly-line resemblance to one another, having taken chance out of the equation, but when you … Continue Reading

Some people call Valentine’s Day a Hallmark holiday: I figure, no matter what the reasoning behind it, why would you ever pass up an opportunity to tell your beloved how you feel? Sweets for the sweet, indeed, but are you … Continue Reading

White gold, palladium, or platinum?  It can be hard to pick and choose between the three precious white metals (if you like yellow or rose gold, you’re in the clear – there aren’t really any serious alternative alloys out there).  So … Continue Reading

Online shopping can seem a little intimidating sometimes, especially when you’re dealing with jewelry.  How can you buy something so valuable and so personal sight unseen, right? Would you buy your engagement ring online?  If you were looking for a … Continue Reading

We’re about to launch a new system for our jewelry suggestions.  Here at The Natural Sapphire Company, we do a lot of custom work.  Through this service, we produce custom jewelry pieces for customers; blue sapphire rings,  and red ruby … Continue Reading