Wearing a ring set with a spectacular sapphire, ruby, emerald, tanzanite, or tourmaline tells the world that you have an independent, fashion-forward sensibility. So if you think traditional diamonds "pale" in comparison to stones that are, say, magenta, brilliant orange, or a shimmering swimming-pool blue, shop (or just marvel at) our favorite colored-stone styles.

18k white gold Saidapur ring with pink sapphire center stone and diamonds, Van Cleef & Arpels

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