Are you getting ready to propose to your significant other? Do you want to choose a unique engagement ring that will show your eternal love for your soulmate? The engagement ring has to speak up to you. It has to represent the love, caring and the connection between you and your partner. Of course, it should fit the style of your partner. An engagement ring symbolizes the commitment to living the entire life together with dedication. So it’s no surprise that finding the perfect ring can sometimes be challenging.
It is also a difficult task because there are so many things that you need to focus on while purchasing the engagement ring. Some of them are the different styles of rings, the number of cuts from which you can choose, identifying the gemstones, looking for the best metal, focusing on the budget, etc.
In this article, we will guide you through the things you need to focus on to find the perfect engagement ring for your soulmate.
FOCUS ON THE STYLE OF YOUR PARTNER
Knowing your partner’s style and taste in the engagement rings is key to choosing the right ring. If you don’t know for example which metal your partner likes, you can ask their friends and involve them in the process of finding the ring. You should also match the ring to your soulmate’s personality. It’s no surprise that if your lover is a minimalist, choosing a ring with colourful big gemstone is not a good idea. Don’t forget to take your time. In the end, it is your partner who will wear this engagement ring.
DO YOUR RESEARCH
Research the ring styles you are most attracted to. There are several places to look online, so search the ends of the internet to find the best ring style for your soulmate. In the modern jewellery market, you can see vintage engagement rings and custom jewellery designed rings. These will surely help you to make the ring truly unique.
Also, look for what is trendy. For example, the princess cut diamond ring is one of the most popular engagement rings.
After the research phase, think about where to buy your engagement rings. You can buy the ring from expensive jewellery brands, famous jewellers, expert suppliers, and online jewellery shops.
CHOOSE THE RING ACCORDING TO YOUR BUDGET
Today, you can find an exclusive variety of options that can fit your budget. You can choose a minimalist ring without stone which can be bought under 300£, rings with cheaper stones such as zircon or crystal modifications and finally diamond rings, which are a popular choice for future brides especially in combination with white gold.
BEST GEMSTONES FOR ENGAGEMENT RINGS
The first thing you notice when looking at an engagement ring is the shining gemstone in the centre of it. Everyone looks for a stunning gemstone that will attract people and make the engagement ring look amazing. There are various gemstones, which are very popular available on the market, such as Ruby, Sapphire, Aquamarine, Emerald, Opal, Pearl, Amethyst, Morganite, Tourmaline, etc.
You don’t necessarily have to look only at the colour of the gemstone. Some gemstones have amazing properties and meaning, which will help you choose which gemstone will be the best for your engagement ring.
TAKE A LOOK AT THE CUTS OF ENGAGEMENT RINGS
After choosing the gemstone of your engagement ring, you should take a look at all the different cuts used in engagement rings. There are a lot of unique cuts on the jewellery market and every single one of them is prices differently. The most popular cut ever is round brilliant. Other popular cuts are princess, emerald, oval, cushion, pear, heart and others.
DECIDE THE METAL TYPE FOR YOUR RING
The gemstone in the middle of the ring is significant, but you also need to choose the metal of your engagement ring. The most precious metals for rings are – rose gold, white gold, yellow gold, silver, platinum, and palladium. The metal you choose for your ring will determine how prone to scratching will the ring be and how the whole ring will look. Some gemstones don’t look great with some metals, so we would suggest looking into that to find the best metal.