Engagement rings that sparkle

From choice diamonds to rare emeralds and sapphires, these engagement rings are just the thing to persuade you to say I do

1. Chaumet Aigrette ImpÇriale JosÇphine emerald ring copy (1)
Pear-shaped Colombian emerald with fine supporting diamonds from Chaumet

Engagement rings should be special – and Chaumet’s glorious Aigrette Impériale Josephine design scores full marks for sparkle. It features a fabulous pear-shaped Colombian emerald with six supporting diamonds and a diamond-encrusted twin band. POA. chaumet.com

2. Dominic Walmsley EG-R-013-A
A glamorous bespoke ring featuring antique diamond from Dominic Walmsley

Diamonds with a twist,  this design by the Clerkenwell studio of Dominic Walmsley features a beautiful antique cut pear-shaped yellow diamond as centre stone in a red and white gold setting. POA. dominicwalmsley.com

3. Emmy London for H. Samuel 4541626 Emmy London Platinum 0.4 carat diamond solitaire ú1,999.00
A classic diamond solitaire set in platinum band by Emmy London for H. Samuel

Designed by Emmy London as part of a new range for H. Samuel, and with the classic feminine and vintage hallmarks of her bridal shoes and accessories brand, this platinum engagement ring features a diamond solitaire with two supporting diamond baguettes. £1,999. hsamuel.co.uk

4. Jo Hayes Ward Diamond slice ring A_18ct gold copy
Fabulous Diamond Slice ring by London fine jeweller Jo Hayes Ward

This one-of-a-kind Diamond Slice Stratus ring is by London jeweller Jo Hayes Ward, who is inspired by organic and architectural forms. It features a warm white gold setting with large diamond slice and brown diamond edge. POA. johayesward.com

5. Boodles boodles_vintage_ashoka_diamond_ring.jpg--760x0-q80-crop-scale-media-1x-subsampling-2-upscale-false copy
Ashoka-cut diamond with supporting smaller diamonds on platinum band by Boodles

A stunning Ashoka-cut diamond, surrounded by brilliant-cut gems in a platinum setting, this design is from Boodles’ Vintage collection. The patented Ashoka cut, which is designed to enhance the beauty of the stone, is unique in the UK to Boodles. From £6,300. boodles.com


Joubi Jewellery
A mighty 15-carat square amethyst supported by pink sapphires, this knockout ring is by Joubi London

An engagement ring with fabulous feminine credentials, this Capella design from Joubi London features a 15 carat purple amethyst set in rose gold and surrounded by twinkling pink sapphires. POA. joubi.co.uk



Mappin & Webb Solitaires_Alba copy
Alba from Mappin & Webb is a timeless diamond ring in circular setting

With pure white diamonds in an elegant circular setting, Alba is a timeless engagement ring design. It is available to order from Mappin & Webb. From £5,950. mappinandwebb.com

8. Sweet Pea gold_lavendar_ring_3 no refelction copy
Lavender sapphire and diamond ring by the Primrose Hill studio of Sweet Pea Fine Jewellery

This unusual lavender sapphire and pavé diamond ring in a brushed white gold setting is by Sweet Pea Fine Jewellery, a Primrose Hill studio that creates beautiful bespoke pieces to order using handpicked gemstones. POA. sweetpeajewellery.com

9 Hattie Rickards Greek Sapphire & Diamond Ring copy
A commission piece by Hattie Rickards featuring claw-set sapphire and diamonds

Hattie Rickards designs to commission, so every piece is unique. This recent engagement ring design, inspired by the bride’s Greek heritage, features a fine claw set sapphire surrounded by pavé diamonds. POA. hattierickards.com

10. Elise Dray @totheninelondon.com (9) copy (1)
This unusual diamond-encrusted ring is by French jewellery designer Elise Dray

This sweet diamond-encrusted ring is by French jewellery designer Elise Dray. It’s available from the concept store To The Nine in Beauchamp Place. From £808. totheninelondon.com

11. London Rocks Karl Karter Green tourmaline with baguette shoulders copy
Statement green tourmaline and diamond ring by Karl Karter at Hatton Garden studio London Rocks

This unusual green tourmaline with baguette diamond shoulders was created as a special commission at Hatton Garden jewellery studio London Rocks by designer Karl Karter. London Rocks is a studio that specialises in handmade pieces and gives you the opportunity to co-create your dream engagement ring. londonrocksjewellery.co.uk

12. Ellie Stickland Forget-me-not front_logoHR copy 2
Elegant diamond ring created as a special commission by Ellie Stickland

This Forget Me Not diamond ring was created by Ellie Stickland, a Central Saint Martins alumnus who designs bespoke pieces in close consultation with clients. In this case, a diamond from a treasured family ring was incorporated into a new piece that also features a secret flower design on the reverse.  elliestickland.co.uk

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