Working with clients who are buying engagement and wedding rings is an opportunity to create lifelong memories and to build a relationship with lifelong customers. To make sure that crucial transaction gets off to a good start, cover the bases with the most in-demand styles. There’s been a return to understated solitaires, pear-shaped stones and diamond-studded bands.

Gabriel & Co.

WHY WE LOVE IT: The hammered finish gives the piece a lovingly handwrought quality.

DESCRIPTION: 14K white gold diamond solitaire  

MSRP: $1,040
(excluding center stone)

(212)-519-1400 |


WHY WE LOVE IT: The softly hued rose gold, gently rounded silhouette and repeating pairs of diamonds have a romantic aura.

DESCRIPTION: 14K rose gold 6.5mm round engagement ring mounting

MSRP: $510
(excluding center stone)

(800) 877-7777 |

Simply Diamonds

WHY WE LOVE IT: A gently tapered shank and contrasting gold prongs draw the eye directly to the glittering center stone.

DESCRIPTION: 14K white and rose gold ring with diamond pavé (0.89 TCW) and center diamond (0.75 TCW)

MSRP: $2,399

(800) 746-7062 |

Jewelry Innovations

WHY WE LOVE IT: It has sleek, contemporary good looks with a metal to match. The ring is made from a patented alloy that doesn’t oxidize, change shape or color.

DESCRIPTION: Serinium and diamond engagement ring

MSRP: $1,380
(excluding center stone)

(800) 872-6840 |

Noam Carver

WHY WE LOVE IT: No one can resist a ring with graceful engraved details. It will look like an heirloom on the first day it’s worn.

DESCRIPTION: 14K yellow gold hand engraved engagement ring

MSRP: $950
(excluding center stone)

(866) 214-7464 |

Goldstein Diamonds

WHY WE LOVE IT: The combination of stone shapes adds dimension.

DESCRIPTION: 18K white gold band with baguette diamonds (1.84 TCW) and round brilliant diamonds (1.55 TCW)

MSRP: $13,000

(480) 945-4367 |


WHY WE LOVE IT: It’s not just the diamonds that give this ring shine. The textured gold catches lots of light.

DESCRIPTION: 14K white and yellow gold ring with diamonds (0.68 TCW)

MSRP: $4,194

(800) 800-8908 |

Under the Crown/Bernard Nacht & Co.

WHY WE LOVE IT: The yellow diamonds look like sunshine.

DESCRIPTION: Wedding ring with radiant-cut fancy yellow diamonds (6.95 TCW)

MSRP: $41,000

(212) 371-8100 |

GN Diamond

WHY WE LOVE IT: The diamonds’ low profile and bezel setting keep them protected.

DESCRIPTION: 14K white gold and diamond band

MSRP: from $5,000

(800) 724-8810 |

Kim International

WHY WE LOVE IT: Placing a fancy shape center stone in a classic halo mounting gives the style an unexpected spin.

DESCRIPTION: 18K gold and diamond pear shape halo ring

MSRP: $3,099
(excluding center stone)

(800) 275-5555 |

Martin Flyer

WHY WE LOVE IT: It’s a clever design. The intersecting lines of the shank seamlessly match the contours of the center diamond.

DESCRIPTION: 14K white gold and diamond (0.48 TCW) ring

MSRP: $3,025
(excluding center stone)

(212) 840-8899 |

Roman + Jules

WHY WE LOVE IT: Concentric halos of yellow and white diamond pavé frame the center stone and make it look huge.

DESCRIPTION: 18K ring in white and yellow gold with a center yellow diamond (1.18 TCW) and round white and yellow diamonds

MSRP: $19,725

(516) 498-8282 |


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