The Sapphire is a durable stone that's best known for the color blue. But it is also widely available in many other colors making it an excellent gemstone to inspire an artists imagination.
Natural sapphires form in a hexagonal structure, which provides a delightful discovery when the stone is cut to retain a stripe or color block.
Many cultures have revered the sapphire as a sacred stone. It is believed to have a calming presence, promote wisdom and bring spiritual truth.
The sapphire is the birthstone of September and is believed to have a special power to protect those born in this month.