Sapphire Articles & Essays

Below is a list of published articles from various sources relating to the treatment of sapphires. Please click to view any of the following:

1. "Gemstone Scandals" Karen Mazurkewich, The Wall Street Journal

Gemstone Scandals

2. "Why Natural Untreated Sapphires?" Preston Holmes, Writer, Editor and Consumer ****Excellent writing, highly recommended reading.

Why Natural Untreated Sapphires?

3. "If You Can’t Stand The Heat" Gary Roskin, Senior Editor: JCK Magazine (3 part series)

Chapter 1
Sapphires Part 1
Sapphires Part 2
Sapphires Part 3
Sapphires Part 4

Chapter 2
Sapphires Part 1
Sapphires Part 2
Sapphires Part 3

Chapter 3
Sapphires Part 1
Sapphires Part 2
Sapphires Part 3

4. "Better Safe Than Sorry" Barbara Moss, Editor: Modern Jeweler Magazine

Better Safe Then Sorry

5. "Natural Color Sapphire" Gary Roskin, Senior Editor: JCK Magazine

Blue Sapphires Part 1
Blue Sapphires Part 2
Blue Sapphires Part 3

6. "De Beer’s Fined 10M for Price Fixing" Newswire

De Beers Fined 10M for Price Fixing