We can all relate to those viral memes about #adulting – what on earth are we doing? Should I be buying this? Who knows! Our parents’ dream of white picket fence and 2.5 children, has been replaced with #millenialmagic, the ultimate in life goals. Juggling being an art dealer-cum-photographer-cum-CEO-cum-cleaning lady-cum-accountant. Meaning it is difficult to know what it is we want and where to begin.

When speaking to my Gen Z relatives about this millennial’s guide to buying sapphires, they chuckled and said: Don’t complicate any of it. Think of it this way… One day we are trying to figure out the best filter to use on Snapchat, the next day we are trying to combat climate change and which career path to take. If I were you, I’d keep it simple, that is the easiest way to explain and understand gemstones. Stellar advice! So here goes…