Engagement Ring Settings: Everything You Need To Know

Diamond Ring Settings


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You’re looking for a diamond engagement ring, but where to begin? There are many choices available, so take your time and enjoy the process. Do you want a simple solitaire ring, a split-shank pave halo ring, a 3 stone ring, or a 5 stone ring? Do you want prongs to hold the center diamond or a bezel? Do you want an intricate gallery or an embellishment like millgrain or engraving? From classic to cutting edge, the world is your oyster when it comes to diamond engagement rings. This tutorial showcases basic styles and terminology that you will encounter whether you are shopping for engagement jewelry online or at local retail stores.

Topics in this Tutorial

Learn basic Engagement Ring terms

Overview of Metals used in Engagement Jewelry

Examples of Solitaire Engagement Rings

Three Stone Engagement Rings – Pictures and Information

Classic examples of Five Stone Engagement Rings and Anniversary Rings

A selection of different Halo Engagement Rings

Four Prong Engagement Rings, Six Prong Rings, and many other Prong Styles to explore

Classic examples of Bezel Engagement Rings

Tension Set Engagement Rings and Burnished Set Rings – Pictures and Information

Knife Edge Rings, Pavé Engagement Rings, Split Shank Rings, Channel Set Engagement Rings, and other Mounting Styles

Enhance your Engagement Ring with special features

Men’s Engagement Rings and Wedding Rings

A selection of romantic Antique Engagement Rings

Princess Cut Engagement Rings and Information about Fancy Shape Engagement Diamonds

Looking for something different? Examples of Unique Engagement Rings

A personal diamond buying story

Wedding Band information

Things to consider when planning a surprise engagement

Caring for your Engagement Ring

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