Find a ring as unique as your love when you shop the selection of east-west engagement rings at Blue Nile. These non-traditional settings arrange oblong diamonds in a right-to-left pattern instead of an up-and-down pattern. Sidestones are mounted east to west in some setting designs, allowing you to combine a traditional round center stone with an updated east-west design.
An east-west engagement ring is one where you feature an oblong diamond in a right-to-left arrangement instead of an up-and-down arrangement. East-west engagement rings position the prongs differently than a traditional 4-prong setting, enhancing the look of the ring.
What shape of diamond should I choose for an east-west setting engagement ring?
Oval and emerald are some of the most popular options for an east-west diamond engagement ring. Some east-west engagement rings offer a symmetrical center stone flanked by accent stones to create the east-west look.
Is there symbolism in east-west engagement rings?
Some people choose east-west engagement rings for no other reason than their unique appearance. Others use east-west engagement rings to symbolize a love that came together even though two people grew up in different places.
What engraving can I add to an east-west engagement ring?
You can add dates, names, or a message to your east-west engagement ring with custom engraving by Blue Nile.