It’s engagement ring season…and chances are someone you know (is it you?) will become engaged between now and Valentine’s Day. These days, more and more couples are forgoing traditional white diamonds in favor of Fancy Color Diamonds or colored gemstones for their engagement rings. Here are three magnificent, one-of-a-kind designs that any bride-to-be would say yes to — wouldn’t you?
Imperial Yellow. This 36-carat Cushion-cut Natural Fancy Yellow Diamond from South Africa combines a popular engagement ring color with a sought-after shape. The rich golden stone is showcased by an open basket platinum setting of micro-set diamonds. GIA-certified VS2. One-of-a-kind.
Price upon request at TheOneAndOnlyOne.com
Purple Reign. As seen on the October cover of O, The Oprah Magazine, this Alexandra Mor Emerald-Cut Purple Amethyst & Diamond Ring is 67.81 carats. It is set with Alexandra Mor’s signature details of 1mm knife-edged wire and 1.40 carats of 1mm “floating” diamond melee. Platinum set on a 1mm 18-karat yellow gold band with AM logo gallery. Signed by the artist. Crafted in the USA. One-of-a-kind. Price on request, exclusively at DorfmanJewelers.com
Romantic Blue and Pink. This 2.06-carat Fancy Intense Blue Diamond Ring features a Pear Modified Brilliant-cut center stone surrounded by Argyle pink diamonds from Australia. The Fancy Intense Blue Diamond exhibits an incredibly rare combination of size, strength of color, and clarity. GIA-certified VS2. One-of-a-kind. Price on request at TheOneAndOnlyOne.com
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Imitation Game”) and his director/girlfriend Sophie Hunter are among many celebrity couples choosing colorful engagement rings. He presented her with a huge yellow diamond ring last month. Bravo!
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