Want to know everything about the available engagement ring designs
before you purchase it?
Guide to Engagement Ring Designs
When you begin
shopping for a ring, you will realize that there are hundreds of
options to consider when selecting the perfect engagement ring
design. With so many styles to choose from, how do you know which
engagement ring is best? Full of sparkle, glitter, and shine, there
are many different diamond ring designs to choose from when selecting
the perfect engagement ring. From classic designs to contemporary
creations, there are perfect designs to accent any wardrobe or occasion.
Engagement ring designs and diamond shapes
popular engagement ring designs consisted mostly of round diamonds.
now a days, couples can choose diamonds cut in a variety of shapes.
The diamond cut and the resulting shape does affect the pricing of
A brief list
of some diamond shapes used in engagement ring designs:
Princess - square cut diamond is often used in engagement ring
designs using the solitaire style and is perfect for hands with long
fingers. Princess cut diamond rings in platinum are stunning
- is symmetrical and elongated similar to the round shape, but
slightly different and are great for small hands or stocky fingers.
Emerald - is rectangular with cut, not sharp, corners. It's broad,
flat surfaces resemble steps, so it's also known as a step cut. Good
quality stones are usually used with Emerald cut, as it can highlight
the flaws, if there are any.
Heart - the universal symbol of love. Exceptionally skilled jewelers
prefers diamond heart cut.
- known as a designer, or hybrid cut, a cross between the oval and
marquise. It is often described as a small raindrop and is more
common with earrings or pendants, and it's also used in some unique
engagement ring designs.
Marquise - is elongated similar to the oval and has sharp pointed
ends. Solitaire diamonds looks great with marquise cut.
Round - the most traditional and popular option, the standard round
cut diamond. Simple yet spectacular.
Men's engagement ring designs
engagement ring designs differ from those for women in style, tone,
settings, metal used and to even the stone used. Most engagement ring
designs for men focus on the band-usually made of silver, white or
yellow gold, or platinum. More often men's engagement rings are
engraved with names of loved one or declaration of love or vows. Even
when diamonds are used most men's rings are designed in such a way to
look simple yet stylish and somber and perfect for daily use.
Appealing engagement ring designs
several types of designs now a days, to be appealing choose the most
popular one's or you can design one yourself to be a unique ring or
match the design with the style and personality of your intended.
Just as every
woman is complex, different and beautiful, so is every engagement
ring designs. Even if it isn't a perfect match, your thoughtful
consideration will be valued far beyond the price of the ring.