Sapphire is the gem given to those born in September. Sapphire makes the perfect gift to represent faith and steadfast commitment of relationships. The breathtaking blue of sapphire has captured man’s imagination from the beginning. Ranging from the deepest midnight to brilliant cornflower blue, sapphires have long been prized for their intense velvety color. The ancients believed that blue sapphire, holding in its depths the power of sea and sky, had influence over the spirit world. The calming influence of blue has also made it an enduring symbol of loyalty and trust – one reason that women around the world choose sapphire for their engagement rings.