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1. Find your perfect ring setting

KATIE SAYS:
“Start with an overview of engagement ring settings. Once you find two or three categories that reflect your partner’s style it’s easier to focus and find the perfect ring.”
Solitaire
Elegant simplicity with a heroic centre stone.
Halo
Maximise your bling with a halo ring setting with sparkling pavé diamonds.
Vintage
Designs inspired by heirloom rings with handcrafted details.
The Gallery Collection™
Exclusively ours! Premium settings with details that highlight your centre diamond.

2. Consider fancy (non-round) diamond shapes to change-up your ring's personality.

KATIE SAYS:
“Try playing with different diamond shapes. It's amazing how different the same setting can look simply by changing the centre stone.”
Round
Shown in a rose gold setting with pavé-set diamonds; a round-cut centre stone keeps the look classic.
Pear
The on-trend pear has an heirloom feeling and adds a custom look to any ring.
Oval
Think of oval-cut diamonds like a cousin to round cuts—they’re a little bit different, but still in the classic family.
Emerald
Pure glamour, darling—this stunning shape has been popping up in recent celebrity engagements.

3. Feeling stumped? Think about your partner’s personality and lifestyle. These are your best clues!

KATIE SAYS:
“Classic, romantic, modern and beyond. We have great options for everyone.”
Classic
A classic bridal set can be very simple or highly detailed—but the ring and band tend to share complementary traits.
Romantic
The glow of a rose gold engagement set often feels like an heirloom, especially with hand-carved details.
Modern
Styles in this camp tend to be the most adventurous—like this engagement ring setting that splits on the sides.

4. Do you like ring-band combos with harmonious sensibilities? Go for a set that’s a perfect match, or explore complementary style elements.

KATIE SAYS:
“A matching set is instantly elegant—but there’s more than one way to achieve a refined look.”
Perfect Match
When your ring and band stylistically match and nest perfectly together.
Sidestone Match
The diamonds in your band take their cue from the sidestones in your ring.
Centre Stone Match
Love the shape of your centre stone? Choose matching diamond shapes for your band.

5. Don’t be afraid to mix things up.

KATIE SAYS:
“Try contrasting textures, or colours, or a playful-yet-elegant mix of diamond and gemstone shapes. All are fantastic ways to express personal style.”
Contrasting Textures
Micropavé diamonds on this knife-edge band add beautiful textural contrast with the smooth metal on the engagement ring.
Gemstone Accents
While the pops of colour in the ring and band bring the look together, notice how the shapes of the sapphires are different.
Mixed Metals
Different metal colours look great together. White gold or platinum are beautiful with yellow or rose gold.

6. Little details can be dramatic—just as eye-popping as a substantial centre stone.

KATIE SAYS:
“You can easily transform your engagement ring into a beautiful work of art with details like signature halos, unique pavé settings or hand-engraved details.”
Petite Fancy Diamonds
Mixed diamond shapes create a stunning dot-dash effect.
Signature Halo
The unexpected pop of rose gold in this floral halo accents brilliance.
Side-Profile Details
A classic solitaire gets a beautiful twist with exquisite side-profile details.

7. Factor in your partner’s style. Your bands needn’t match—but there are some great complementary options to consider.

KATIE SAYS:
“There are so many ways to coordinate an engagement ring set with your partner’s wedding band—through metal colour, diamond shape, texture or style.”
Wedding Set
Brushed Inlay
Mixed Metal
Channel-Set Diamonds

8. Want something unexpected? There are countless ways to show your personal style.

KATIE SAYS:
“It's your engagement ring—so go with what you love! Add colour with gemstones, stack multiple bands or keep it streamlined and sparkling with a gorgeous eternity band.”
The Mixed Stack
The best part of a stack? There are no rules! We're currently loving combos of delicate, mixed styles.
Endless Sparkle
Eternity rings are aptly named for endless sparkle around the entire band.
Gemstones + Diamonds
Whether you want to celebrate yourself with a stunning right-hand ring or flaunt a unique engagement style, gemstones and diamonds are always a beautiful choice.