The Mia Pear East West Engagement Ring | Lisa Robin

2023's Top 11 Engagement Ring Trends You Want To Know About

From vintage-inspired designs to minimalist solitaires, the 2023 engagement ring trends promise to turn heads and capture hearts. Explore the latest creations crafted by talented jewelry designers that celebrate individuality and personal style. With this diverse array of choices, you can find the perfect ring that reflects your personality and tells your love story.

Delicate pave bands, geometric shapes, and colorful gemstones are just a few of the enchanting trends that will make a statement in the coming year. So, whether you're planning to pop the question or you're the one who’ll be wearing the ring, get ready to be inspired by our curated collection of the top 11 engagement ring trends for 2023.

Let the anticipation begin as we unveil the enchanting styles that will mark the start of your happily ever after.


Importance of staying up-to-date with engagement ring trends

When it comes to engagement rings, staying up-to-date with the latest trends is more than just following fashion. It is about finding a ring that represents your unique style and personality. Trends change with time, and by staying in the loop, you can choose a ring that not only reflects your individuality but also stands the test of time. With the right engagement ring, you can make a lasting impression and create a symbol of love that will be cherished for a lifetime.

It's important to note that trends can be a great source of inspiration, but they should not dictate your choice entirely. Ultimately, it's all about finding a ring that speaks to you and makes you feel special. So, let's dive into the top 11 engagement ring trends for 2023 and find the one that resonates with your heart.

TREND #1: UNIQUE GEMSTONE CHOICES

Gone are the days when diamonds were the only choice for engagement rings. In 2023, unique gemstone choices are taking center stage. From sapphires to emeralds to aquamarine, there's a rainbow of colors to choose from. These vibrant gemstones add a touch of individuality and personality to your ring, making it truly one-of-a-kind.

Gemstone engagement rings offer endless possibilities for customization. You can opt for a single gemstone as the center stone or mix and match different colors for a more eclectic look. Whether you prefer a classic princess cut or a trendy pear shape, there's a gemstone engagement ring that will capture your heart.

Engagement Ring Journal
Alternative Diamond Trend

When is a diamond the alternative engagement ring choice? When it has the unconventional beauty of unique color and inclusions.

The off-kilter beauty of a salt and pepper diamond lends an individual edge to your engagement ring. Or choose a naturally rich-brown diamond for a warm and luxurious look.

Shown here: The Peyton Salt and Pepper Pear Diamond Ring and The Parker Rustic Diamond Engagement Ring

Trend #2: Sustainable and ethical engagement rings

As sustainability becomes a growing concern, more couples are opting for engagement rings that are ethically sourced and environmentally friendly. Sustainable engagement rings are crafted using recycled metals and conflict-free natural diamonds or lab created diamonds. These rings not only look fabulous but also give you peace of mind, knowing that they are made with a commitment to ethical practices.

Choosing a sustainable engagement ring allows you to celebrate your love while also contributing to a better world. With a wide range of options available, you can find a ring that aligns with your values and showcases your style.

Trend #3: Vintage inspired designs

Vintage inspired engagement rings are making a big impact in 2023. These timeless designs evoke a sense of nostalgia and romance, perfect for couples who appreciate the beauty of the past. From intricate filigree details to milgrain edges, these rings exude old-world charm and elegance.

Vintage inspired engagement rings offer a touch of history and individuality. Each ring has its own story to tell, making it a truly special choice for your engagement.

Engagement Ring Journal
Vintage Style Engagement Rings

Decidedly romantic, ring styles evoking nostalgia are appealing for their distinctive character. If you are seeking a timeless unique look, a vintage style engagement ring may be just what you desire. Let's take a closer look at our most popular vintage style engagement rings by period influences.

Shown here: The Zakari Starlight Princess Engagement Ring and The Genevieve Round Diamond Hexagon Engagement Ring

Trend #4: Colored metal bands

While traditional yellow gold and platinum bands will always be popular choices, colored gold bands are emerging as a stylish alternative. Rose gold, in particular, has gained immense popularity for its warm and romantic hue. Its soft blush color adds a feminine touch to any engagement ring.

Jewelry Inspiration Journal
Rose Gold

The process of creating colored gold involves mixing pure gold with other metals to form an alloy. The choice of alloying metals and their proportions determine the color of the resulting gold. For instance, the addition of copper creates rose gold To create colored gold, the alloys are melted together at high temperatures and then cooled to form a solid metal.

Shown here: The Chloe Diamond Cluster Engagement Ring and The Madison Halo Engagement Ring

Trend #5: Stackable engagement rings

Why settle for just one engagement ring when you can have a whole stack? Stackable engagement rings are a fun and fashionable trend for 2023. These rings allow you to mix and match different styles, metals, and gemstones to create a unique and personalized look.

Stackable rings offer endless possibilities for customization. You can start with a simple solitaire ring and add more bands over time to celebrate milestones or special moments in your relationship. The result is a ring that tells a story and evolves with you throughout your journey together.

The subtle change in this engagement ring stack of four rings gives you options on how you wear the stack.

The stack rings are a combination of custom rings and rings that can be found on our website.

Left: three custom rings and The Katharine Solitire Engagement Ring

Right: two custom rings and The Katharine with The Teagan Five Stone Wedding Ring.

Custom Stack Rings with Katharine Round Engagement Ring | Lisa Robin
Stack Wedding Rings with Katharine Engagement Ring and Teagan Wedding Ring | Lisa Robin

Trend #6: Custom-designed engagement rings

If you want a truly unique and personalized engagement ring, then custom-designed rings are the way to go. In 2023, more couples are opting for custom designs that reflect their individuality and love story. With a custom-designed ring, you have full control over every aspect, from the choice of metal to the selection of gemstones.

Custom-designed engagement rings allow you to create a ring that is truly one-of-a-kind. You can incorporate meaningful symbols or engravings that hold a special significance to you and your partner. This trend ensures that your engagement ring is as unique as your love story.

Discover what makes Lisa Robin different
and why we take our work so personally…

Work with us virtually or in our Dayton, Ohio studio.

Trend #7: Unique Halo Settings

Halo settings have been a popular choice for engagement rings for several years, and with unique styles they continue to dominate the scene in 2023. A halo setting features a center stone surrounded by smaller diamonds or gemstones, creating a dazzling halo effect. This setting not only adds extra sparkle but also makes the center stone appear larger and more prominent.

Halo engagement rings come in a variety of styles, from classic round halos to more intricate designs featuring geometric or floral motifs. Whether you prefer a vintage-inspired halo or a modern and minimalist design, this trend is sure to make a statement on your finger.

Engagement Ring Journal
HALO ENGAGEMENT RING STYLES

A halo setting refers to a ring design that features a center stone surrounded by a circle or multiple circles of smaller gemstones. This arrangement not only enhances the overall appearance of the ring but also creates an illusion of a larger center stone, giving it a more glamorous and luxurious look.

Shown here: The Revel Halo Diamond Engagement Ring

Trend #8: Delicate and minimalist designs

Less is more when it comes to engagement ring trends in 2023. Delicate and minimalist designs are gaining popularity for their understated elegance and timeless appeal. These rings feature clean lines, simple settings, and a focus on the beauty of the center stone.

Minimalist engagement rings are perfect for those who prefer a more subtle and refined look. They allow the beauty of the diamond or gemstone to take center stage, without any distractions. Whether you choose a solitaire engagement ring or a delicate pavé band, this trend is all about celebrating the beauty of simplicity.

Engagement Ring Journal
Solitaire Engagement Rings

A solitaire engagement ring features a single, central diamond or gemstone without any additional side stones or accent gems.

Trend #9: Side Diamond Engagement Rings

Side diamonds not only enhance the beauty of the engagement ring but also hold symbolic meaning. The placement of these diamonds represents the support and love that surrounds the center stone, symbolizing the eternal bond between two individuals. They represent the shared journey and commitment to a lifetime of love and partnership.

Engagement Ring Journal
A Step-by-Step Guide

By following our expert advice, you'll be able to confidently navigate the vast world of side diamond engagement rings and choose the perfect one for your loved one. From timeless elegance to modern sophistication, our guide will help you find the ring that not only fits your partner's style but also symbolizes your everlasting commitment.

Shown here: The Ari Pave' Diamond Engagement Ring and The Sophia Marquie Diamond Accented Engagement Ring

Sophia Marquise Accented Engagement Ring | Lisa Robin

Trend #10: Gender Neutral Engagement Rings

With their sleek and minimalist designs, gender-neutral rings offer a refreshing alternative to the traditional styles. Crafted with a focus on simplicity and elegance, these rings symbolize love without assigning it to a specific gender. They celebrate individuality and offer a way for couples to express their unique bond in a way that feels authentic to them.

Engagement Ring Journal
Love Unboxed: Celebrating Inclusivity

With their unique designs, gender-neutral rings offer a refreshing alternative to the traditional styles. Crafted with a focus on simplicity and elegance, these rings symbolize love without assigning it to a specific gender. They celebrate individuality and offer a way for couples to express their unique bond in a way that feels authentic to them.

Shown here: Vintage Floral Diamond Wedding Ring and The Benson Diamond Band

Engagement Ring Journal
21 Beautiful Engagement Rings For Men

We are thrilled to work with men interested in having an engagement ring for themselves. Finding the balance between bling, lifestyle, and styling to suit a man is the same process we follow when assisting a woman. Since women’s lists of styles abound, we thought it was time for suggestions for the guys.

Trend #11: Hidden Halo Engagement Rings

Sometimes, the most special details are the ones crafted for your eyes only.

Discover the individual beauty of our hidden halo engagement rings. Our beautiful designs hide a twinkling row of diamonds under the setting of the center gemstone. This exquisite design touch adds a delicate accent only seen from the side.

Conclusion

As we look forward to 2023, the world of engagement rings is brimming with exciting trends that cater to every style and personality. From unique gemstone choices to sustainable and ethical designs, there's a trend for everyone. Whether you prefer vintage-inspired rings or minimalist designs, the top 11 engagement ring trends for 2023 offer endless options to create a ring that reflects your love story and captures your heart.

So, get ready to say "yes" to the most stunning engagement ring trends of 2023. Let your ring be a symbol of your love and a testament to your individuality. With the right ring on your finger, you can embark on your journey of happily ever after in style.