Known for its on unprecedented color it is no surprise that the name ruby comes from the latin word ruber which means “red.”  The ruby a variety of corundum is one of the rarest and most sort after gemstones. Over … Continue Reading

Rubies? At the Natural Sapphire Company? Well simply put YES, and WHY NOT? Rubies and Sapphire are from the same species (Corundum) and differ only in their color causing elements. As a sapphire company we have always had an eye and ear on … Continue Reading

Rubies are rare. In fact, far more rare than sapphires.  Natural Untreated rubies that are a fine red color with good clarity are almost impossible to find. For thousands of years rubies have been mined in parts of Asia, mostly … Continue Reading

Prized throughout history sapphires have been coveted by kings, queens and nobility of many cultures. Sapphires epitomize all of the desires of royalty they signify good fortune, virtue, wisdom and holiness. Ancient Persian history tells a tale of the earth … Continue Reading

Lotus flowers!  If you like the color of the sunset or lotus flowers, you will definitely love natural untreated Padparadscha Sapphires.  The tone of the Padparadscha sapphire is the combination of two colors, orange and pink.  What a beautiful combination!   … Continue Reading

Working at the Natural Sapphire Company I have heard a lot of unique proposal ideas and stories from our clientele that have purchased engagement rings from us in the past but this story is a breed of its own. Corny? … Continue Reading

Oh, it is really true…. I can’t believe my eyes! I’ve been hearing all the reports from my scouts in Tanzania and Sri Lanka about the new ‘out of this world’ ruby deposits being discovered. I was waiting and waiting … Continue Reading

Recently I have just taken up a new sapphire inventory evaluation project at work and I am very excited to share with you what I have been doing. Here at the Natural Sapphire Company we pride ourselves on our great … Continue Reading

Gemstones (Natural Untreated Sapphires being our focus of course) have been used and adorned for thousands of years. Up until the very recent present, gemstones traded very slowly from traveling merchants.  Nothing about gemstones was transferable without actually seeing the … Continue Reading

Spring 08 has very defined trends that are blossoming. Chic metal choices comprise of rose gold and alternative metals such as palladium. Dangling earrings are on the top of the hot trends for 08’. Earrings are said to be one … Continue Reading