Sapphire – gemstone beads for jewelry


Sapphire is a precious stone mostly known for its intense blue colour. However, natural sapphires in other colours like yellow, purple, orange, and green do occur. Sapphires are extremely hard, this is why this mineral is not only used in jewelry and decoration, but also in areas such as electronics.

In astrology, Sapphire is the birthstone of the September-born. Besides, it is one of the lucky stones of the zodiac signs Taurus, Virgo, Libra, Sagittarius, Aquarius and Pisces.


For inspiration and DIY tutorials on how to make jewellery with sapphire beads and other gemstones, please visit our blog. We recommend the post DIY Jewelry with precious stones.

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Create your own beautiful and exclusive jewelry with blue sapphire

There is something truly special about making your own jewelry with real gemstones - such as sapphire stones. Especially the blue sapphire stones have a uniquely exclusive quality that elevates your homemade creations to entirely new heights, making them resemble something bought from expensive jewelry stores.


Blue sapphire stones are linked to a plethora of myths and stories dating back to ancient Rome and Greece. There, it was believed that sapphires protected their owner from misfortune and possessed special powers. Historically, they have been associated with qualities such as strength and judgment.


Sapphire is the birthstone for the month of September

The birthstone for September is sapphire, making a homemade jewelry piece with sapphire an obvious gift for a loved one born in September. Similar to zodiac signs, birthstones are connected to specific traits for those born at a certain time - thus, a piece of jewelry with one or more birthstones is both a delicate and very personal gift.


In addition to being September's birthstone, sapphire is associated with the zodiac signs Taurus, Virgo, Libra, Sagittarius, Aquarius, and Pisces. This can also be utilized when creating personalized jewelry for yourself, friends, or family.


Find sapphire stones in a variety of colors and sizes at Smyks

Regardless of the jewelry project you dream of starting, you can find just the right sapphire beads with us. A larger, drilled sapphire bead is perfect for rings or earrings, while small beads on strings are suitable for bead necklaces or bracelets. Here, you can choose whether to create pure and simple sapphire jewelry or combine them with other colors and materials for a more diverse expression.


While exploring the selection, you will quickly discover that a sapphire is not just a sapphire. In terms of color, the range spans from classic deep blue to gray-blue shades. This allows you to give your jewelry exactly the character you desire.