Such an intriguing necklace! A delicate tracery of sterling silver holds a deep blue sapphire at its very heart. So beautiful, you'll want to wear it every day. Just look at those delicate vines and flowers in the setting, Isn't it exquisite!
The True Blue Necklace is made of sterling silver, with a lab grown faceted sapphire at its heart. The focal piece is made up of three panels, joined by hidden hinges, which allow the necklace to conform to the shape of the wearer's neck, reinforcing the soft, almost organic look of this lovely piece of jewelry. The necklace measures 18" long, but is adjustable down to 16". The necklace design measures 2 5/8" across.
Is that a real sapphire? The gemstone in this necklace is man-made, but chemically identical to to a naturally occurring one. Such stones come at a lower cost than stones which must be mined, and they also are free of unsightly inclusions that can lower the value of a gemstone. What's not to love about that!
What gemstone lore is connected with sapphires? Sapphires are symbols of loyalty and love. "True blue" is more than just a catch phrase. It really does sum up the essence of this magnificent blue gemstone. Sapphires are reputed to encourage inner peace and happiness. They are also a birthstone for the month of September.