How much are sapphires?

Answer Sapphires, beautiful blue-colored gemstones, are a variety of prices depending on the shape, size, color and type. Overall, sapphires usually range between $10 and $1,000 per carat.Sapphire Carving... Read More »

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How to Buy Sapphires?

Sapphires range in color from the deepest darkest blue to light pale blue to even yellows and pinks. Sapphire, like its sister stone the ruby, is the second hardest mineral on earth after the diamo... Read More »

What Are Diffusion Sapphires?

Diffusion sapphires are those that have been heat-treated with chemicals in a process known as "bulk diffusion" to artificially alter their color. Does this Spark an idea?

How to Tell if Sapphires Are Real?

When presented with a variety of rings for her engagement to Prince Charles, Princess Diana chose a stunning blue sapphire ring. Sapphires are the second-hardest stone after diamonds and are availa... Read More »

Can sapphires be repaired?

Jewelers can repair a scratched or chipped sapphire, but not without making changes to the stone. Sapphires are crystals, and cutting down or polishing the stone is the only way to remove the damag... Read More »