Why Choose Natural Sapphires Ring Over Synthetic Sapphires Ring ?

Sapphires Ring some people would think is straight forward and easy but when you really think hard about Natural this question one could come up with many reasons for as well as against. Let’s start with the main difference between a Natural Sapphires Ring & synthetic sapphires.
6.00 ct Synthetic sapphire ring
5.54 ct Natural Sapphire Ring
How Natural Sapphires & Synthetic Are Created.
A Natural Sapphires Ring comes from the ground with many high-quality gems such as the Ceylon sapphire was created around 60 to 100 millions of years ago with a combination of extreme pressure creating temperatures over 1800 degrees Celsius along with the perfect mix of chemicals to form these elusive stones.
Whereas a synthetic sapphire has been created by people in most cases inside an advanced laboratory were they able to create the perfect colors, from Kashmir blues to pinks, yellows and even fancy colored, in fact, you can find synthetic sapphires in almost every spectrum of the rainbow except color change.
2.56 ct Emerald Cut Natural sapphire

Chemically there is no difference between the two, both are formed from the mineral Corundum and with identical properties, without an experienced gemologist its very difficult to tell the two apart which is why it’s so important if you choosing a natural sapphire to insist on a laboratory report!

Today it’s estimated that nearly 80% of Sapphires sold as natural have been chemically enhanced making a laboratory report from respected gemology laboratories like the GIA or AGL essential part of the sale. With the cost of natural sapphires, most respected jewelers won’t have a problem sending off your chosen engagement ring to one of these laboratories for a sapphire report as part of the sale.

GIA report for natural blue sapphire  – 7.64 ct Custom natural sapphire ring.
What’s the Difference natural over synthetic sapphires?
The biggest difference is price, a good quality Natural Sapphires Ring starts off at well over a $1,000 per carat whereas a synthetic sapphire can cost less than $100 per carat giving you over a 90% saving on a gem which technically is identical.
In fact the synthetic sapphire is most cases is going to carry the best hue created with perfect tone & saturation along with being flawless gives you a stunning gem.
3 Stone 5.25 ct Platinum natural Sapphire Ring, Both the sapphire & diamonds come with GIA reports.
So Why Choose Natural Sapphire?
The answer is probably the same as why people don’t opt for a synthetic diamond. Natural sapphires especially Ceylon Sapphires carry a romance which can’t be created in a laboratory, they carry natural birthmarks that were created millions of years ago, over this time as the earth crust has gradually pushed these gem bearing ground closer to the surface where mining of these rare natural sapphires can be found with each uniquely different to the next, carrying inclusions & unique crystal which make up these stunning gems, it’s through these fingerprints experienced gemologist and laboratories can tell you from what country these stones were created and with this knowledge gives each sapphire its own identity,
You will, of course, pay a premium for these natural sapphires and if you can afford it it’s the best way to go especially for an engagement ring set with a  Choose natural sapphire is impossible to beat!

3.02 ct Pink natural sapphire ring 13.36 ct Yellow natural sapphires Ceylon ring

How much to spend?
If you budget doesn’t allow for one of these natural sapphires then opting for a synthetic sapphire is still not a bad thing to consider, you have a stone with amazing color as well as being able to choose a much larger stone, the most important factor is you will be starting off with a sapphire engagement ring which will be just as durable as a natural sapphire and last for many generations to come.
If you looking at a natural sapphire ring or have questions on the difference contact us, we have experienced customer support available along with gemologist who can answer any questions you have no matter how big or small buying a engagement ring is a big decision & looking at all the options in front of you is always the smart choice.  727 797 0007 Customer service 24/7.

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