Underrated Engagement Ring Styles for the 2020s
It’s a new decade, and that means new styles!
While there are always going to be classic engagement rings like round cut solitaires and teardrop shaped options, if you’re looking for something different then check out these underrated engagement rings! Who knows, you might even start a new trend ✨
Cushion Cut Stones
Cushion cut stones are a mix between round cuts and princess cuts. They give off as much shine as it’s round counterparts, but the pillow-like edges give it a soft, romantic feel. If none of the classic stone cuts are calling to you, why not give cushion cut a try?
Ring: The Layla
Ring: The Lovely
Take a look around at most married women’s hands and you’ll see either an engagement ring with a plain band or a gem-lined band. If you want to to break from the status quo, why not pick a ring with a unique band? Rings with intricate bands aren’t just eye-candy, they also stand out from the crowd and make great conversation starters.
Ring: The Grace
Ring: The Meadow
Are you someone who strays away from neutrals? Do you love wearing bright colors and prints? You might want to consider getting an engagement ring with a colored gemstone! With so many different colors to choose from, there’s bound to be your favorite color set in a beautiful ring. Why settle for silver when you can mix it up and get colorful?
Ring: The Halo - Pink Sapphire
Ring: The Halo - Emerald
Vintage rings are the newest trend that, frankly, is here to stay! These ring styles are timeless and immediately elevate any look. Vintage rings are usually very intricate and place heavy focus on the small details. Modern styles and classic rings are always a great choice, but there’s definitely a certain elegance with vintage rings that you can’t get anywhere else!
Ring: The Alexandria
Ring: The Victoria
The biggest trend of the 20s is ditching expensive rings!
For decades the biggest takeaway when looking for an engagement ring is that the more you spend, the better. Interestingly enough, there's no clear reason for why you need to throw so much money on an engagement ring as diamonds depreciate over time.
Ring: The I Do
More and more couples are deciding to buy inexpensive engagement rings and wedding bands and putting that extra money towards the wedding, honeymoon, a house, or their future family. Never feel like you have to spend a fortune on an engagement or wedding ring!
Be sure to check out the full collection over at Modern Gents. There's a ring for every style, and the best part is that all of the rings are inexpensive and affordable. It's possible to have a beautiful ring without breaking the bank!
Rings: The Scarlett, The Evermore, The Grace, The Bliss