If diamonds aren’t really her style, surprise her with a gemstone engagement ring. Gemstone rings are growing in popularity and showcase her personal style and personality. Although diamonds are the most common choice for engagement rings, colorful sapphires, rubies and other gemstones make a beautiful and stylish options. The colorful gem will be a rich focal point for a special engagement ring.
Sapphires are among the most popular choice for gemstone engagement rings. They are not only stunningly beautiful with the vibrant blue color, but they also are a very durable stone. Sapphires will withstand scratches. If blue isn’t a color she likes, sapphire rings can also come in yellow, pink, orange, green, purple… Pink sapphires are a very feminine and romantic choice.
The brilliant red ruby also makes a beautiful option. With rubies as your center stone, flanking the gemstone with diamonds is a classic option. Emeralds are another popular stone used in engagement rings. The vibrant green makes it a gorgeous choice. Emeralds aren’t as durable as sapphires, but they still make a beautiful ring.
If you don’t want the daring look of a gemstone as the center stone, you can also choose to use gemstones as an accent with either two flanking the diamond or on the band.