Sapphire is the most popular member of the gemstone species corundum and is available in a rainbow of exciting “fancy” colors such as pink! Pink sapphires range from softest blush to light carnation pink to medium lavender-pink to bright bubblegum to vivid fuchsia and everything between. These sapphires are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. Sapphires are very durable, making them a perfect alternative to diamonds for engagement rings. Sapphire is the birthstone for those born in September and is designated for the 5th and 45th wedding anniversaries.