Uniformly green sapphires that are saturated in color are actually rare and many collectors prize them.
Padparadscha sapphire engagement rings offer an incredibly beautiful, unique, and personal choice that pair perfectly with so many like yellow and rose gold, and vintage cuts.
The finest yellow sapphire is yellow to orangy yellow with vivid saturation.
Blue sapphire often has angular zones of blue and lighter blue.
These sapphires range from yellow to a deep yellow-orange color called golden to highly saturated reddish orange.
Ideally, the rays should be uniform in strength, reach from girdle to girdle on the cabochon, and intersect at the top center of the stone.