Shiningly symbolic two-stone engagement rings are some of the most on-trend designs available. Available in platinum or shades of gold, toi et moi rings are meaningful styles that can be customized with the diamond of your choice. Shop engagement rings with two diamonds or alternate styles including gemstone and diamond pairings. Choose the perfect two-stone ring that’s as unique as your love story.
Unique, romantic and beautifully symbolic, two-stone engagement rings feature two prominent gemstones paired together for a one-of-a-kind combination. They can be two matching diamonds, diamonds of different shapes, two different gemstones or a diamond and alternate gemstone pairing. There are many design options including rings with asymmetrical pairings, bands with two gems set on the same row, open rings with gems on either side or engagement rings in two-stone bypass styles. No matter the combination of setting and gems, these rings are wonderfully unique.
What are two-stone engagement rings called?
Two-stone engagement rings are often called toi et moi rings, forever rings, double-stone rings, you and me rings or forever us rings.
Are engagement rings with two stones popular?
Romantically symbolic forever rings featuring two prominent gemstones are growing in popularity. They first gained attention when Empress Josephine de Beauharnais was presented with a stunning two-stone engagement ring in the 1700s. The ring, gifted to her by Napoleon, featured a sapphire and a diamond set together for a contrasting look. Jacqueline Kennedy’s two-stone engagement ring reinforced the popularity of this unique style and today, the two-stone ring is seeing a resurgence. More recently, celebrities such as Megan Fox, Ariana Grande, Kylie Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski and Solange Knowles have worn this increasingly popular ring style.
What do two-stone rings symbolize?
These romantic two-stone engagement rings, often referred to as toi et moi rings, most commonly symbolize two partners. The French term “toi et moi” translates to “you and me,” signifying this ring’s representation of two people joining together. These engagement rings symbolize two hearts coming together with love, partnership and lasting connection. Two-stone toi et moi engagement rings can also symbolize two people coming together while retaining their individuality. Each person is represented by one of the stones on these two-stone rings, showing how two unique people can shine even brighter when they’re joined together.
What designs are popular?
Diamonds are the most popular choice for double-stone engagement rings, but other pairings are growing in demand. For a modern two-stone engagement ring, match a diamond with a contrasting gemstone, such as an emerald, a sapphire or other durable birthstones. For a classic look, choose a two-stone diamond ring. At Blue Nile, we offer stylish and symbolic two-stone engagement ring designs. Choose from styles in platinum, white gold or rose gold. We offer a variety of designs including today’s trendiest styles and even vintage-inspired shapes.
Which bands match this ring style?
We offer a large selection of wedding rings to accompany double-stone engagement rings. Choose the band that best matches the wearer’s style and accommodates the engagement ring’s unique shape.
How do I find my partner’s ring size?
Our online ring size chart makes it easy to learn more about the most common ring sizes and how to find the right fit for your partner.
Are there any buying tips for two-stone engagement rings?
When buying a two-stone diamond ring, you should focus on selecting two gems that pair well together. This may be two diamonds of similar color and clarity or two entirely different diamonds – it’s all about choosing the combination that best matches the wearer’s style. For a double-stone engagement ring with other gemstones such as sapphires or emeralds, focus on selecting two gems that complement each other (just as you and your partner complement one another!). While some gems such as pearls are popular in celebrity two-stone engagement rings, we suggest focusing on choosing durable gems that will be fit for daily wear. There are many strong gems that are perfect for pairing on a double-stone ring such as sapphires, rubies, diamonds and colored diamonds.
Which band styles are popular for this kind of ring?
Bands in precious metals such as platinum and gold are the best choice for an engagement ring with two stones. Popular designs include rings with two gems set next to each other on the same band. For a dramatic look, opt for an open band that features a stunning gemstone on each side. To bring added contrast in the ring, mix and match setting styles such as a classic round diamond set with a pear cut gem in an east-west setting.
Can these rings feature two different kinds of stones?
Yes, two-stone rings can feature two different kinds of gems, two different cuts and even two different setting styles. Mixing and matching two different gems is a big draw of dual-stone engagement rings. These rings most commonly include a mix of two different diamond shapes, two different setting styles or different gemstone combinations.
What is a toi et moi ring?
A toi et moi ring is a ring that features two gemstones or diamonds that are set side by side along the band or close to one another. Diamonds are a common gemstone on toi et moi rings, but other gems such as sapphires can also be found on this kind of ring. Toi et moi rings are most commonly worn as engagement rings, but they can also be worn as right hand rings. This ring style is identified by its dual gemstones or diamonds. From there, they can be customized by choosing two different diamond shapes or even a diamond and gemstone pairing. Popular diamond shapes for toi et moi engagement rings include heart diamonds, round brilliants, pears, princess cuts, ovals, emeralds, radiant cuts, cushion cuts, Asscher cuts and marquise cuts. We also offer half-moon cuts along with eye-catching yellow diamonds for standout styles.
Are toi et moi rings trendy?
Toi et moi engagement rings are some of the most popular designs available today. These rings are an on-trend choice, bringing romantic symbolism. A toi et moi engagement ring is a unique style on its own and designs with gemstones are also excellent choices.
How can I customize a toi et moi ring?
We make it easy to put together the perfect two-stone engagement ring. Choose the setting style, metal and specific diamond you’d like in the toi et moi ring. We also offer gemstone toi et moi engagement rings that combine sapphires and diamonds for a multicolor look.
What does toi et moi mean for rings?
The French words “toi et moi” translate to the words “you and me” in English. Two-stone engagement rings in the toi et moi style represent two people joining together.
What is the history of this ring style?
Two-stone toi et moi engagement rings have been popular for centuries. This romantic ring design dates back to the 1700s when Napoleon gifted a dual-stone engagement ring to his wife. Since then, it’s come into fashion over the decades with enriched demand for this ring shape in recent years.