Styles of engagement rings you should know about

Engagement Rings

Exchanging of engagement rings is one ritual that sets forth the wedding festivities in pace. The bride and groom exchange rings to seal the deal of their marriage. From beautifully cut solitaires to bands and multicoloured diamonds — people love to splurge on their engagement rings as these symbolize the sanctity of their marriage for years. In an Indian wedding, the bride and groom usually exchange rings in an intimate ceremony before the wedding. To help you choose the perfect engagement ring, Wedding Affair has mentioned some trending styles here.

Classic Solitaire

A classic solitaire never goes out of style. Most people prefer this style of engagement rings as it is elegant, contemporary and also easy to carry. People also tend to emphasize the size of the diamond cut. The bigger the diamond, the better it is.

Coloured Diamonds

Yellow, brown, pink, grey, green, blue and orange — diamonds are available in a variety of colours, forms and sizes. And people love experimenting with these engagement rings. From engraving them in the band and the sides to incorporating various cuts, all kinds of coloured diamond rings are in vogue these days.


Platinum bands for engagement rings have gained a lot of popularity these days as they are easy to carry on a day-to-day basis and look super chic. The bands also appear contemporary for the corporate workers and office-goers that can pair them easily with their sharp outfits.Engagement Rings

Other Gemstones

Coloured and precious gemstones are ‘the trend’ of the season for engagement rings. Not only these look gorgeous with any metal but also are associated with good luck and charm according to Indian astrology. Sapphire, jade, topaz, ruby, and emerald are among the most popular choices of the people.


These days, people are also interested in investing in a lot of customized merchandise based on their favourite fictional stories and characters, and thus they also tend to get even their engagement rings customised accordingly.

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