Blue Sapphire falls in the precious stone category. It has a shade of blue tinged with purple and violet.


Blue Sapphire falls in the precious stone category. It has a shade of blue tinged with purple and violet. Its value depends on the hue of blue in addition to its quality, clarity, color, cut, and size. determines the gem stones value. Darker blue shade increases its value a great deal. Its name is derived from the Greek word ‘Sappheiros’ meaning blue. Blue Sapphire belongs to the corundum family like ruby and it is one of the hardest stones. The most known and popular type of blue sapphire is the star sapphire that exhibits a star like phenomenon. Largest star sapphire of the world is the Black Star of Queensland which weighs 733 carats.
Sapphire Engagement Rings
Blue Sapphire is found in abundance in Eastern Australia, Thailand, Sri Lanka, China, Madagascar, East Africa and in few areas of North America specially Montana. Often rubies and sapphires are mined from the same geographical environment. It’s the traditional September birthstone and is associated with the zodiac sign Sagittarius. From ancient times it is considered as the stone that brings peace and happiness. In ancient Persia, people believed that blue sapphire will bring blue skies and peace to their land.
Sapphire Necklaces
Glamira supplies high quality blue sapphires of different carats with AAA stone clarity. These gemstones are then used to create unique blue sapphire jewelry. Glamira usually chooses the most prized color the royal blue ones. You can customize your jewelry with various designs, alloys and colours. Blue sapphire is such a special gem for it goes well with light or dark hair and with every style. It blends brilliantly with any skin tone; it flatters a women’s natural beauty and a man’s charisma. You can make your outfit more eye-catching when you wear blue sapphire earrings, rings, necklaces and cufflinks. If you want to showcase your blue blood with royal blue then Glamira has the perfect jewelries for you. Want to propose your loved one in a very special way? Get a blue sapphire engagement ring and customize it the way your lover likes. Another interesting fun fact about the blue sapphire is that it is the traditional gift for a 45th wedding anniversary .
Sapphire Earrings