These beautiful earrings are set with 2.3 total carat size of Shelby synthetic blue sapphire. These earrings are made from 14kt solid gold. We can make them in white gold as well. We really make all of our Sapphires. They have the same physical, chemical and visual properties as a natural sapphire. Guaranteed! They look better than any but the very best natural sapphire. It's impossible to tell the difference with just your eyes! If you use a microscope, you will see flaws in all but the very best natural sapphires. You will see no flaws in ours!!