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Lily Arkwright sponsors Manchester Film Festival

Manchester Film Festival

Lily Arkwright are thrilled to support Manchester Film Festival 2023 as this years lead partner. MFF showcases the very best UK & international...

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Lily Arkwright Supports Unicef

Supporting Unicef

This year marks Lily Arkwright's 5th year of supporting Unicef during Black Friday building upon our successful 2019 Unicef Halloween Ball partner...

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Lily Arkwright Supports Global Witness

Global Witness

Global Witness brings together the issues of human rights, corruption, the trade in natural resources, the role of banks, the arms trade, conflict...

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Lily Arkwright Award Nominations


Award Winning Jeweller

Proudly nominated for two of the UK's showcase Jewellery awards.

We're thrilled to have been nominated for Showroom Design of the Year by The Retail Jewellery awards committee and also Team of The Year by the Professional Jeweller awards team.


Yellow Sapphire Engagement Rings

What are yellow sapphire engagement rings?

Yellow sapphire engagement rings feature a central yellow sapphire gemstone, prized for its warm and radiant hue. Yellow sapphires symbolise joy, prosperity, and wisdom, offering a vibrant and unique choice for engagement rings. These rings highlight the beauty of the yellow sapphire, often set in various styles—solitaires, halos, or with accent stones—providing versatility and elegance. Yellow sapphires, known for their durability, withstand daily wear well, making them suitable for long-term wear. Their sunny colour and association with positivity and enlightenment make yellow sapphire engagement rings a distinctive and charming option, infusing engagements with a sense of happiness and vibrancy.

What is the history of yellow sapphire engagement rings?

Yellow sapphire engagement rings have a historical legacy rooted in ancient beliefs and traditions. Across cultures, yellow sapphires symbolise wisdom, prosperity, and blessings. Throughout history, these gemstones were cherished for their association with enlightenment and joy. The use of yellow sapphires in jewellery, including engagement rings, became prominent as coloured gemstones gained popularity. Their radiant hue and symbolism of positivity captivated admirers, leading to their incorporation in engagement rings, especially during periods favouring vibrant and unconventional gemstones. Today, yellow sapphire engagement rings continue this legacy, offering a unique and meaningful choice that reflects optimism, happiness, and a timeless sense of prosperity in love and life.

How durable are yellow sapphire engagement rings?

Yellow sapphire engagement rings boast remarkable durability, scoring high on the Mohs scale with a rating of 9, just below diamonds. Their robustness enables them to endure daily wear well, resisting scratches and abrasions. This durability makes yellow sapphires an excellent choice for engagement rings, capable of withstanding the rigours of everyday activities. However, despite their hardness, it's crucial to handle them with care to prevent potential damage to the setting or the gemstone. Regular cleaning and occasional professional inspections ensure the long-lasting brilliance and integrity of yellow sapphire engagement rings, preserving their beauty as enduring symbols of love and commitment.


Celebrity Yellow Sapphire Rings

Kate Grigorieva’s yellow sapphire engagement ring

Kate Grigorieva's engagement ring is a show stopping piece that perfectly embodies her vibrant personality. The centrepiece of the ring is a captivating 5.03 carat Fancy Vivid Yellow diamond, renowned for its exceptional brilliance and intense colour saturation. The radiant yellow gem is embraced by a scintillating halo of 0.61 carat baguette cut diamonds, adding a touch of elegance and sophistication to the overall design. 

our favourites

Lily Arkwright Loves

Coco radiant rings

Yellow sapphire engagement rings radiate with a golden allure, symbolising joy and prosperity. These corundum gems, renowned for their durability, exhibit a vibrant hue that exudes warmth and charm. Their brilliance, coupled with significance, creates striking and meaningful pieces, embodying happiness and lasting commitment in timeless designs.