With its exquisite, soft, peachy-pink hue, the PADPARADSCHAHighly prized for its exquisite pink-orange hue, Padparadscha is the rarest variety of sapphire. Often compared to the colour of a sunset, the Padparadscha is frequently referred to as “the king of sapphires”. Their name is derived from the Sinhalese word padma radschen, which means lotus blossom. SAPPHIRE Among the most treasured of all the gemstones, sapphires are a variety of the mineral corundum that are known for their exceptional beauty, hardness and durability. Best known as a blue gemstone, the sapphire actually comes in almost every colour of the rainbow. The birthstone of September, sapphires have been revered for centuries and feature heavily in the British Crown Jewels, earning them a regal status around the world. is among the rarest of all Sapphires. Inspired by the ART DECO Art Deco, short for Arts Décoratifs, is an artistic, architectural and decorative design style dating from the late 1920s and 1930s that is characterised by rich colours, bold geometry and decadent details. era, Sophie has created the Octagonal Padparadcha and DIAMOND A precious mineral composed of pure carbon that formed deep within our planet millions of years ago, diamond is the hardest naturally occurring substance on earth. The birthstone for April, the word diamond derives from the Ancient Greek word ‘Adamas’, which means ‘unbreakable’. The most precious and enduring of all gemstones, diamond engagement rings are popular throughout the world as symbols of commitment and everlasting love. Baguette Ring, which places this certified 2.58 CARAT A unit of weight that is used to measure the physical weight of diamonds and gemstones, one carat equals 0.200 grams or 1/5 gram and is subdivided into 100 points. The term carat is believed to derive from the carob tree, whose seeds weigh approximately 0.20 grams. To determine the approximate weight of a diamond, ancient jewellers would use carob seeds placed on balance scales. While this archaic method has been replaced with high-precision electronic weighing machines, the terminology has endured. Emerald Cut Padparadscha Sapphire centre stage. The sleek setting was complex to craft, with each of the BAGUETTE CUT Traditionally long, thin, rectangular-shaped stones with a flat top, though they can also be square or tapered, baguette cut diamonds fall into the category of diamond cuts called step cuts. Rather than having 57 facets like a brilliant-cut diamond, baguette cut diamonds have just 14 parallel facets. Rarely used as a centre stone, they are more commonly accent stones and side stones in three-stone rings and eternity rings. Diamonds that frame the centre stone cut by hand to fit the design, making it truly ONE-OF-A-KIND As the name suggests, one of a kind means that a jewel is the only one of its kind and will not be replicated. .
- Metal: Platinum & 18K Yellow Gold
- Central Stone: 2.58ct Padparadscha Type Sapphire (125610) EG Lab Certified
- Surrounding Diamonds: 0.60ct Approx G Colour / VS Clarity
Please note, this ring comes in a size L. Do let us know at checkout if you would like a different size. All rings also come with a complimentary re-sizing post proposal.