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Popular Solitaire Engagement Rings

 

Classic, elegant, timeless – it’s no wonder that solitaire engagement rings have remained one of the most popular ring styles for over a century.

What is a Solitaire Engagement Ring?

Solitaire settings feature a single diamond, which allows your diamond’s brilliance to be the focal point of your ring. The enduring simplicity of solitaire rings also means they can accommodate a wide variety of diamond shapes and sizes. Round diamonds are the classic choice for solitaire engagement rings, but fancy shaped diamonds like cushion, oval, pear, radiant, and emerald cut are popular options as well. 3 carat solitaire diamond rings or larger sizes look stunning and make an engagement ring a true statement piece, but a diamond doesn’t have to be that large to make an impact!

Elements like metal color and intricate details can give a solitaire ring a distinct look, unique to the wearer’s personal style. Rose gold solitaire engagement rings make for a look that’s at once vintage and modern in feel, and the warm metal color looks striking against many skin tones. From finishing details like elaborate filigree, hand-engraving, and milgrain to modern split shank, cathedral, and nature-inspired settings, a solitaire ring can be whatever you want it to be. The style, color, details, and diamond shape are up to you!.

To celebrate these classic beauties, we’ve rounded up some of our most popular solitaire engagement ring settings.

Petite Elodie Engagement Ring

This elegant solitaire ring features an open basket with claw prongs that cradle the center gem. The petite band adds to the sleek, classic look of the design.

Secret Halo Diamond Engagement Ring

This elegant engagement ring features a glittering hidden halo of diamonds that wraps around the center gem while a petite band complements the gallery for a chic look.

Six-Prong Petite Comfort Fit Engagement Ring

Petite and delicate, this classic six-prong solitaire engagement ring is designed for ultimate comfort and security. This setting also has white gold prongs, which blend in more seamlessly with the white of a center diamond.

2mm Comfort Fit Engagement Ring

It doesn’t get more classic than this! This four-prong solitaire engagement ring has a rounded inside edge for increased comfort.

Esme Engagement Ring

This elegant solitaire ring features an open basket with six claw prongs that cradle the center gemstone. The petite band adds to the sleek, classic look of the design.

Entwined Celtic Love Knot Engagement Ring

The entwined lovers knot is a Celtic symbol of everlasting devotion with weaving strands of lustrous precious metal that wrap seemingly endlessly across the band.

Freesia Engagement Ring

Lustrous metal flows upwards like vines reaching towards the sun in this subtly nature-inspired solitaire ring that secures the center stone in classic claw prongs.

Twisted Vine Engagement Ring

This nature-inspired solitaire design features two delicate intertwined strands of high polish precious metal. The look provides the perfect showcase for a dazzling center gemstone secured by a classic four-prong setting.

Lumiere Diamond Engagement Ring

This delightful engagement ring features a glittering diamond gallery that wraps around the center gem. The petite band complements the gallery for an elegant, chic look.

Dawn Diamond Engagement Ring

This stunning ring features a petite band that sweeps up to embrace the gemstone in delicate claw prongs. Diamond accents adorn the gallery wire and bridge adding a unique touch to a classic look.

Petal Diamond Engagement Ring

This nature-inspired ring features diamond-accented leaves that extend upwards towards a center gem cradled by four claw prongs. At once modern and unique, this design subtly sparkles for a look of sophistication and is made to sit perfectly flush with many wedding band styles.

Reverie Engagement Ring

At once feminine and contemporary, this ring divides into graceful ribbons of precious metal that intertwine and embrace the center gemstone, securing it with claw prongs.

Aimee Solitaire Engagement Ring

An ultra thin shank creates a sophisticated and alluring look in this modern solitaire ring with a prong-set center stone.

Luna Bezel Engagement Ring

This beautiful, modern ring features a bezel-set center gem with a sleek band for a contemporary look. The elevated bezel allows for maximum light play and accommodates a variety of wedding band styles to tuck underneath.

Hudson Engagement Ring

Intricate hand-engraving and subtle borders of milgrain adorn this sensational vintage-inspired ring. The elegant band gently broadens toward the brilliant center gem, producing a stunning effect.

Final Thoughts

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September 19th, 2019 at 4:36 pm

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Shannon lopez Says:
July 24th, 2019 at 9:21 pm

For you i want them all