If you are looking for an affordable gemstone that fits today’s fashion sensibilities, you should definitely check out Yellow Topaz. Yellow Topaz has been popular in the past and is still extremely popular today. While Yellow Topaz is the most common type of Topaz, it is available in many shades of yellow and can be cut to sizes and shapes that fit your needs. It should also be noted that Topaz in general is a great gem for jewelry purposes.
Yellow Topaz obviously comes in the color of yellow; however there are many beautiful shades of yellow available. Usually you will fine either a bright yellow, canary yellow, pale yellow, yellowish brown and yellowish green. If you are looking for the color yellow to compliment your dress or other jewelry, Topaz usually delivers.
Topaz is a great gemstone for jewelry purposes because it has a decent hardness. It usually scores about an 8 on the Moh’s hardness scale and it is usually great for day to day wear.
Topaz does come in many sizes and since it is extremely affordable, you can easily find it several carats or larger. While Yellow Topaz rings are popular, beautiful earrings, bracelets and brooches are just a few other options.
It should be noted that most commercially sold Topaz is color enhanced, however since Yellow Topaz is the most common and most affordable, there is less chance that this type of Topaz is color treated. However, for those looking for enhanced Yellow Topaz, they are not difficult to find.