Yearly Archives: 2013

We are gearing up for Memorial Day here in the USA, a time when we are thinking of servicemen and women. The Natural Sapphire Company is proud to support our troops, so we offer service members and family members  a … Continue Reading

The Future Of Sapphires Without a doubt, the most rare, legendary, and prized sapphires in the world; the Kashmir sapphire’s velvety cornflower blue color is as well-known and regarded as Burmese “Pigeon Blood” Rubies. With the height of production lasting … Continue Reading

The Jazz Age, also known as the “Roaring 20s” has seen a resurgence in popularity as of late with the upcoming film The Great Gatsby starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan. This era is known as Art Deco in the … Continue Reading

I came across an article around Valentine’s Day entitled, “Secrets of the Jewelry Industry: What Your Jeweler Won’t Tell You.”  The article goes on to explain the plethora of treatments that are commonly used to enhance gemstones and make them … Continue Reading

The Weekly Eleven News reports in its February 13, 2013 issue that a gem laboratory that meets international standards will be open in Yangon, Myanmar, this year. Secretary Kyaw Htay of Myanmar Gems and Jewelry Entrepreneurs Association says gems produced … Continue Reading

The worldwide color institute Pantone (with the Pantone Colors) has announced that the color of the year for 2013 is emerald green (see that article here). Emeralds exhibit a lush, vibrant green color often with the slightest hint of blue.  Along … Continue Reading