(Closed) sapphires love'em or hate'em

posted 3 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Do you love or hate sapphires?
    I would never ever get a sapphire, I hate them! : (4 votes)
    5 %
    I love sapphires and think they are fantastic! : (84 votes)
    95 %
  • Post # 2
    256 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2014

    I love them.  The e-ring I have picked out has blue sapphires in the band, but can’t convince BF that a white sapphire would be a perfect center stone for the ring.  He’s pretty dead set on a diamond.

    I do have a pair of hand-me-down earrings from my mom that are sapphires (her birthstone), and they’re pretty old, but still look good.  I know she has several pieces of jewelry from my dad w/ sapphires in them, and has had no problems keeping them looking clean and brand new.

    Post # 3
    8030 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2013

    my mom took sapphires from my grandmother’s jewlery and made me a pendant on a pearl necklace for my wedding, it is beautiful.


    Post # 4
    2253 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: November 2012

    I can’t imagine why anyone would hate sapphires! They’re gorgeous! I originally wanted a rich blue sapphire for my engagement ring, but my husband stongly preferred something white instead. I plan on getting a sapphire for my right hand when we have a baby in either blue or purple, depending on the gender. (Not a huge fan of pink)

    I love sapphires because they last, they come in so many different colors and shades, and look great in a variety of cuts.

    Post # 5
    2120 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    my e ring looks a lot like this. love it! its unique and colorfull. i dont have problems with it getting dirty?? and im a get dirty kind of girl 😉 i had it pro cleaned last year but other than that i usually use toothpaste and a toothbrush for my jewlery.

    Post # 6
    3221 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2015

    I like really big sapphires! My mother has a 5carat Ceylon sapphire ring and it’s such a beautiful ring.  She was willing to let me pick a hand-me-down diamond for my engagement ring, but was unwilling to let me get anywhere near that sapphire, lol! I would love an oval blue sapphire ring on a split shank diamond band. A girl can dream 🙂

    Post # 7
    10671 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2013

    I love sapphires..though I wouldn’t want one as my main stone in my engagement ring. I have a light pink sapphire eternity band I wear on my right hand. I also really love blue sapphires and would love to own one someday. 

    Post # 8
    97 posts
    Worker bee

    I love my sapphire e-ring! I always knew I wanted color but wasn’t sure if diamond or a gem was the way to go. Glad I did a sapphire!

    Post # 9
    8471 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2013

    Melly319:  Your ring is gorgeous!  I love how intense the blue is.

    Post # 10
    2747 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2014 - Disney

    I love them 🙂 but I’m a little partial with a color changing sapphire engagement ring.

    Post # 11
    179 posts
    Blushing bee

    I love sapphires, especially deep blue ones!  My engagement ring is all diamond, but my wedding band will be a dainty blue sapphire eternity band.  My grandmother who passed away gave me her favorite piece of jewelry, which is a blue sapphire and diamond pendant necklace, and I wear it often in memory of her. I guess they have a double meaning for me 🙂

    Post # 12
    462 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2016

    My e-ring is a perfect white sapphire, mined in Sri Lanka. I clean it about once a week with a toothbrush and that keeps it just beautiful. I love how sapphires sparkle so brilliantly in indoor light and have a beautiful glow outside. There is really nothing quite like it. I definitely want a pink sapphire someday for my right hand. 

    Post # 13
    111 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    I love sapphires so much. I’ve always wanted something different, and I love the colour variety sapphires offer. Mine is blue:

    Post # 14
    1173 posts
    Bumble bee

    Sapphires are awesome!  I wear mine when I shower and never really have to clean it unless I’ve moisturosed my hands or done something messy


    Post # 15
    1837 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2016 - Gorse Hill, Surrey, UK


    I have a ruby, or red/pink sapphire. I love a coloured stone! My mum had a dark blue sapphire in her original ering, it was almost black.

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