A new generation of brides are taking "engagement rings" in a new direction. As a result of social conscience shoppers and an increasing amount of financial constraints, gemstone engagement rings are finding their way into the world of engagement rings. These rings allow couples to invest in a more affordable engagement ring, that is still considered precious in value. Likewise, colored stones are less controversial than diamonds which is appealing to social conscience shoppers. Regardless of why brides want gemstone engagement rings, these beautiful alternative engagement rings are worth considering. Here are 5 gorgeous example of sapphire engagement rings that can be special ordered in almost any colored gemstone.
Three Stone Sapphire Engagement Ring
(Plus, it's a Halo!)This spectacular ring is a true show stopper! Not only is it a halo ring, which is very popular these days, but it reminiscent of three stone rings which are seeing a renaissance after the engagement of Prince Harry with Meghan Markle. Each round cut sapphire is surrounded by a halo of brilliant diamonds; all of which are perched on a classic gold band.
Hand Engraved Vintage Engagement Ring
This vintage style engagement ring setting is a fun play on three stone rings, with small round side stones. The band is adorned with a combination of hand engraved millgrain and wheat details as well as smaller round brilliant diamonds that are bead set within the band.
Engraved Sapphire Baguette Engagement Rings
Nothing says luxury like baguettes! And, these sapphire baguettes combined with the intricate Jabel hand engraved details make for an awe inspiring engagement ring! This ring can also be reversed through special order with diamond baguettes and a sapphire center.
Ornate Princess Di Style Engagement Ring
This halo style engagement ring setting was made popular by Princess Diana and reaffirmed as a true royal engagement ring when Prince William proposed to Kate Middleton. However, this Jabel ring has two diamond set in statuesque tear drop reliefs on shoulders that accentuate the split shank band.
Unique Sapphire Engagement Rings
Embrace non-traditional engagement rings with this unique designs featuring intricate millgraining and lots of diamond sparkle! While this ladies ring is not what you would normally consider an engagement ring, it shows us that any ring can be used to celebrate an engagement, giving couples of all budgets exciting engagement ring options.