About Sapphire Engagement Rings
Sapphire engagement rings have been exchanged as symbols of faithfulness and union throughout history. The vivid spectrum of colours in which they naturally occur are perfect for capturing the personality of your partner, though it is the rich blue sapphires that are most precious and adored by all. From the deep royal blue Ceylon sapphires of Sri Lanka to the captivating cornflower blue Kashmir sapphires of India, with texture often likened to velvet, sapphires offer a striking alternative to gift your beloved. Celebrated for their regal stature and enduring appeal, the most notable sapphire engagement ring was bestowed upon Princess Diana in 1981. An eighteen-carat Ceylon blue oval cut set into a diamond rich vintage cluster design. Now worn by the Duchess of Cambridge, this treasured royal heirloom demonstrates the timeless allure of the precious gem. Popular styles include vintage cluster and trilogy designs as sapphires are often paired with diamonds to draw out the gemstones depth of colour.