Category Archives: Top Picks

According to the worldwide color research institute, Pantone, the color of the year for 2012 is Tangerine Tango, a vibrant and invigorating reddish orange. Though most known for yellows, blues, and pinks, sapphires come in a wide range of colors, … Continue Reading

If you are reading this blog you are most likely to be a Natural Sapphire Company customer who usually shops on the main NSC web site. While it is the perfectly natural way to check our excellent Sapphire Jewelry collection … Continue Reading

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of working with a new customer, Evelyn, to help her create a gorgeous blue sapphire ring.  After receiving this wonderful comment from her, I decided to share her story and the … Continue Reading

With Mother’s day right around the corner what better way to show your wife or mother (this time instead of your mother showing her motherly love towards you, show her how much love and care you have for her) how … Continue Reading

If you are looking for a truly one of a kind sapphire, this gorgeous 6.18ct natural untreated bluish green modified pear cut Montana sapphire is a rare beauty.  Unlike the usual pear cut this stone combines the rounded edges with … Continue Reading

In recent years gemstone colors have begun to gain different trade names in order to describe the color  in terms that consumers are much more familiar with.  Many of these names have been drawn from such things as flowers, plantlife, … Continue Reading

Spring is in the air here in New York City! This is my favorite time of year as we celebrate nature’s renewal with a burst of fresh and lively colors after the bleak darkness of winter. Why not add a … Continue Reading

What is a Ruby? A Sapphire of course!  Very specifically – a red sapphire. All colors of sapphires (and rubies) belong to the same mineral family called Corundum.  Members of the corundum family have the same chemical composition and only … Continue Reading

Buying jewelry for a special man in your life (be it husband, father, brother, or friend) can be a challenge.  Let me suggest the perfect gift that blends practicality with sentiment…cufflinks! Cufflinks have been worn by men since the seventeenth … Continue Reading

Why do some people love green sapphires more than purple sapphires, or light blue sapphires over cornflower blue sapphires? Some of the most beautiful sapphires that I have ever seen have been undervalued by many other people. I like to … Continue Reading