Engagement rings today can be so much more than a traditional solitaire diamond. Here are a few fun fabulous alternatives to think about when choosing an the main gemstone for your engagement ring.
Is a Sapphire Engagement Ring for Me?
Blue as the ocean and just as alluring, a sapphire engagement ring is something a little different without being entirely "New". Princess Diana chose a sapphire engagement ring surrounded by a halo of diamonds. Her son, Prince William gave this same ring to his bride Kate because it was a favorite of his mothers. Sapphires are hard enough to withstand daily wear and tear and they wear beautifully. Sapphires also come is a variety of shapes and they tend to have good clarity.
Colored Diamonds? Pink & Yellow Fancy Diamonds for an Engagement Ring?
Striking out in style is easy with a Fancy Diamond engagement ring. These gemstones are as hard as clear diamonds but they also have beautiful vivid color like no other gemstones. Yellow and pink diamonds are pricey but they are also a good investment because these rare stones keep going up in price. If the budget really isn't a primary concern, absolutely look at these amazing gemstones for your engagement ring; they are fabulous and you will fall in love.
Alternative Engagement Ring Gemstones: Morganite and More
Morganite is an amazing sister stone to sapphire. Morganite includes tantalizing stones in pink and purple and it is a hard stone that can withstand the daily wear of an engagement ring. Morganite actually captures the term "blushing bride" like no other. Additional interesting stones to consider include emeralds and rubies. All of these stones come in a variety of cuts and they tend to have good clarity and luster which is important for an engagement ring.
Come into GDS in Clearwater, Florida and let us help you find exactly the right engagement ring stone to fit you. There are so many unique and beautiful choices! Express yourself!
The GDS Juleve Jewelry Collection is a cut above the rest in both design and quality. We love making rings and necklaces that are exceptional. These are pieces that stand out in a room; rings that draw compliments and admirers. Here are a few of our favorite rings.
One-of-a-kind Trillion Cut Paraiba Tourmaline & Diamond Ring
The dilemma with this stunning G.I.A. certified 38.05 carat Trillion Cut Paraiba Tourmaline was how to create a ring worthy of this stone’s amazing brilliance. After much thought, we finally settled on a design worthy of this exceptional gemstone. This Paraiba Tourmaline is set off by a 7 row split shank set with 2.30 carat total weight round brilliant diamonds in 18 karat white gold. This one of a kind ring is only available at the Gold & Diamond Source.
Fancy Diamonds from Gold & Diamond Source
GDS has embraced unusual gemstones for years, including Fancy Diamonds. Fancy Diamonds come in breathtaking colors and their brilliance is always a show-stopper. What we love about Fancy Diamonds in rings is that these stones are hardy as well as beautiful. Wear them every day if you want to!
A honey colored Fancy Brown Yellow Diamond is the focus of this usual Juleve masterpiece. This one of a kind 6.04 carat Radiant Cut Fancy Brown Yellow Diamond with SI2 Clarity, GIA Certified, and is accompanied by 1.04 carat total weight round brilliant / trapezoid diamonds set in 18 karat white and yellow gold. Proudly designed & Manufactured in the U.S.A, this ring can be used as a cocktail ring or even as an elegant engagement ring.
Fancy Intense Yellow Diamonds are rarely Emerald Cut. This is because the Emerald Cut demands both exceptional color and exceptional clarity. It is extremely rare to find an Intense Yellow Diamond that has the size, clarity and color to pull off an Emerald Cut. This stunning G.I.A Certified 2.23 Carat Center Fancy Intense Yellow Diamond with SI2 clarity has it all. Accompanied by 1.14 Carats Total Weight white baguette and round diamonds placed in a split shank in 18 Karat white gold, this is a ring to remember.
Colombian Emerald and Diamond Ring: Oolala!
Summer never seemed so cool. This exquisite emerald and diamond ring features an impressive 3.98 carat gem quality Colombian Emerald mounted in an 18K white gold split shank ring. The shanks are encrusted with 0.66 carats total weight bright, sparkling round brilliant diamonds to create an usual one-of-a-kind masterpiece in a size 6-1/2.
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