Why you should choose a YELLOW Sapphires?
Yellow Sapphires, the most outstanding features would be its bright and crisp brilliance sparkles like a Sun on summer. The strong and bright yellow Sapphires bring out energetic, joy and happiness, which makes it perfect for young couples as engagement rings. Another perk of getting a yellow Sapphires is because of it scratch resistant and high durability, it scored a 9 over 10 in terms of hardness, as the second hardest materials in jewelry. Yellow Sapphires are also associate with wisdom and prosperity. Married couples celebrating 5th and 45th anniversary often choose yellow Sapphires as a gift. It is the best alternative for a yellow diamond, if not a better one.
How to choose a YELLOW Sapphires ring?
Like most gemstones and rare stone, we can evaluate and verify them through the “4 Cs”, which is colour, clarity, cut and carat.
Yellow Sapphires offer a wide range of colour from light to dark. You should look at the saturation of the blue Sapphires. Saturation means the amount of colour present in the. A yellow Sapphire with brighter and purer tend to be more valuable. Most popular colour of yellow Sapphire is medium canary vibrant. But essentially, you should pick a yellow Sapphires ring which suit your personal preference and taste.
Choosing a YELLOW sapphires ring
In clarity, inclusions are the determining factor. Inclusions are flaws which can be a scratch, fingerprint, etc. Ideally, you should choose a Sapphires with no inclusions visible to naked eyes. However, it is highly advisable to not selecting a yellow Sapphires which has zero inclusions, as a perfect yellow Sapphires are very rare and it is most likely synthetic.
Cut is another factor which greatly influence the outlook of a gemstones. Window and symmetry are the main factors to evaluate blue Sapphires with good cut.
Cut is another factor which greatly influence the outlook of a gemstones. For yellow Sapphires, good cut able to bring out the sparkling of the gemstones, especially those with light colours.
Besides that, yellow Sapphires with specialty cuts such as radiant cuts and emerald cuts are also more readily available due to its cheaper price. Specialty cuts such as radiant able to improve the colour and brilliance of the gemstones.
Last aspect for evaluation would be carat, the weight of the yellow Sapphires. As many of you already know, the heavier the gemstones is, the more rare and expensive it would be. For yellow Sapphires, it would be more affordable compared to diamond and other Sapphires.
Example of yellow sapphire
Grading of yellow Sapphires
Top 2% of the natural yellow Sapphires. AAA grade Sapphires are slightly included with a canary vibrant yellow colour.
Top 10% of the natural yellow Sapphires. AA grade Sapphires are moderately to slightly included with medium rich yellow colour.
Top 20% of the natural yellow Sapphires. A grade Sapphires are heavily to moderately included with a slight dark or light undertone.
Top 50% of the natural yellow Sapphires. A grade Sapphires are heavily to moderately included with a very dark and opaque yellow color.