As blue and beautiful as the ocean itself, aquamarine engagement rings offer a colorful alternative to a traditional diamond ring. A gemstone engagement ring is captivating, capturing the uniqueness of the wearer and the love it symbolizes. If you admire this gemstone, you may also want to consider an aquamarine wedding band to complement your aquamarine engagement ring.
An aquamarine engagement ring trades out the traditional diamond center stone for a beautiful blue aquamarine.
What does the aquamarine symbolize?
Aquamarine is the birthstone for March, and it represents crystal-clear waters, truth, and trust.
What metal is ideal for an aquamarine diamond engagement ring?
The cool, crisp blue tone of an aquamarine makes it a beautiful pairing with white metals, such as white gold and platinum.
Is an aquamarine as durable as a diamond?
No. Diamonds rank a 10 on the Mohs Hardness Scale, making them the hardest gemstone. By contrast, an aquamarine is a 7, making it more susceptible to scratches and chips—and therefore not suited to everyday wear if you’re very active.