There’s a school of thought that says engagement rings don’t go in & out of fashion and that it’s all about personal choice!!!
The theory is that you find the ring you like most or that you fall in love with and that’s the one for you. And there may be some truth in that! But, with so many engagement ring styles on the market, how do you even start to narrow it down?
The answer, of course, is that you look for the most popular engagement rings around. It may lead you to the engagement ring of your dreams. It may just point you in the direction of the style that you’re looking for.
So, what are the top 5 engagement rings of 2021?
- COLORED STONE ENGAGEMENT RINGS
These have been huge so far this year. Colored stone engagement rings are popular with brides who convey a confident modern style. Many celebrities and influencers are sporting colored stone engagement rings that express a playfulness and sense of adventure that has been missing throughout 2020. Sapphires, emeralds and rubies are all proving popular, with many brides-to-be favoring large cuts as opposed to the more traditional round cut diamonds.
2021 is about vibrancy, color and celebration. And alluring colored gemstones against a yellow gold ring epitomizes that look. If your loved one is the outgoing type that exudes personality and is always the center of attention, you won’t go far wrong with colored gemstone engagement ring.
- CHUNKY ENGAGEMENT RINGS
3. BESPOKE DESIGNED ENGAGEMENT RINGS
- ART DECO ENGAGEMENT RINGS
The move towards more modern styles has inevitably seen bespoke designed engagement rings soar in popularity. An engagement ring is a token of commitment in its own right, but it can also tell your own love story. In an increasingly ‘anything goes’ society, brides and grooms are having fun with their choice of engagement ring and adding a sense of personality and individuality.
Traditional cuts are taking a back seat for the time being as people increasingly seek out big, bold rings or something demure, minimalistic and fluidly modern. These are designs to be worn daily in comfort and understated styles
- MULTI STONE ENGAGEMENT RINGS
Ultimately, the ring you choose is a personal choice. You may have something in mind that is colorful, contemporary or classic. But shopping for an engagement ring is part of the thrill. And if you don’t take a look at what’s trending, you never know what you might miss. So, don’t be shy – come down and see us at Arctic Fame and let’s have some fun finding your perfect engagement ring.
Beth Behfar, Jewelry Blogger