Tag Archives: blue sapphires

Sapphire: A rainbow of colors

Sapphire is the birthstone for September, and while most people think of sapphire as being blue, sapphire is actually available in a rainbow of colors. I mentioned in my previous post that the gem species corundum is colorless in its … Continue reading

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Gem Cutting Demonstration

I have a friend who is a well-known gem cutter out of Denver…Denton Anderson of Denver Gem Cutting. I needed him to trim a gem quality Chatham #2 blue sapphire for one of my jewelryimpressions.com customers. Barbara needed the stone … Continue reading

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Rainbow Sapphires…

Most people tend to think of blue sapphire when they hear the term “sapphire.” But sapphires aren’t just limited to blue. Did you know sapphires actually grow in a rainbow of colors including green, yellow, pink, orange, blue, purple and … Continue reading

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