by Suzanne Sachs • 5 min read
THE BASICS --
Indulge in the world of vintage jewelry with a custom engagement ring that goes beyond conventional beauty. From the geometric precision of Art Deco, and romantic charm of the Victorian era, to the retro glamour of Hollywood, these meticulously crafted rings transport you through the annals of time. With intricate details, exquisite gemstones, and designs that capture the essence of their respective epochs, these custom creations celebrate the artistry and craftsmanship of a bygone era, bringing forth a collection that is as unique as your love story.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW--
In this guide, we will explain the following:
- Why choose an engagement ring from a different era?
- 10 best custom rings any women can love
- Victorian ring
- Edwardian ring
- Art Deco ring
- Retro ring
- Cocktail ring
- Moonstone ring
- Twin Stone ring
- Gemstone ring
- Three Stone ring
- Promise ring
- Choosing a Custom Engagement Ring
Why Choose an Engagement Ring From a Different Era?
A custom vintage engagement ring offers a multitude of compelling reasons to consider it as the perfect choice for your special occasion. Vintage rings possess a distinct charm and character that sets them apart from modern designs. Each vintage piece carries a rich history and tells a unique story, making it truly one-of-a-kind.
Vintage engagement rings often exhibit exceptional craftsmanship, showcasing intricate details and intricate designs that were meticulously created by skilled artisans of the past. Vintage rings often feature unique and rare gemstones that are not commonly found in modern designs. You might discover captivating gemstone varieties or cuts that add a touch of individuality to your ring.
Opting for a vintage piece promotes sustainability and ethical practices. By choosing a ring that has already been crafted, you are reducing the demand for newly mined gemstones and metals, minimizing the environmental impact of the jewelry industry.
10 Best Custom Rings Any Woman Can Love
When it comes to custom engagement ring designs, the possibilities are virtually endless. Here are some popular and unique design elements and styles that you can consider for your engagement ring. The most popular styles that offer timeless beauty include…
• Victorian Ring
The timeless Victorian solitaire design showcases a single center stone, often a diamond, which takes center stage and exudes elegance and simplicity. Solitaire engagement rings can be found in a wide range of styles and eras suitable for any woman’s preferences.
• Edwardian Ring
Edwardian era rings feature delicate filigree work, milgrain detailing, and a shimmering center diamond, evoking the elegance and refinement of the time.
• Art Deco Ring
Channeling the geometric shapes and bold designs of the early Art Deco era, this custom ring showcases a striking architectural style with geometric lines, old European cut diamonds, and intricate metalwork.
• Retro Ring
Inspired by the glamorous Hollywood era of the 1940s, this custom ring features a bold and colorful rubies, accentuated by diamond accents.
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• Cocktail Ring
Often large and flashy, cocktail rings are eye-catching pieces often worn for special events or a night on the town. These rings often have very distinctive style and are worn solo so no other rings detract from their beauty.
• Moonstone Ring
Victorian moonstone rings often feature intricate and elaborate designs, reflecting the ornate aesthetic of the era. They may incorporate delicate filigree work, floral motifs, scrollwork, and intricate metalwork. The attention to detail in these rings is remarkable, showcasing the skilled craftsmanship of Victorian jewelers.
• Twin Stone Ring
Art Deco twin stone rings are characterized by bold geometric shapes and clean lines. The symmetrical arrangement of the twin stones creates a visually balanced and harmonious look.
• Gemstone Ring
This Art Deco ring is a breathtaking and luxurious piece of jewelry that combines the vintage charm of an old European cut diamonds and kite-shaped sapphires as accent stones. The ring showcases the best of Art Deco design elements, inlcuding geometric patterns, filigree work, and milgrain detailing.
“My experience with Vintage Diamond Ring was so excellent I really had to think about it for a while. First their selection of jewelry is profound. The quality is superior.”
• Three Stone Ring
Victorian three stone rings showcase a timeless and balanced design. The center stone is usually the focal point and is often a semi-precious gemstone, while the two side stones complement and enhance its beauty. The arrangement creates a sense of harmony and symmetry.
• Promise Ring
Vintage promise rings are romantic and sentimental pieces of jewelry that carry the charm and character of a previous era. These rings symbolize a commitment between two individuals and can be worn as a token of love, loyalty, or a prelude to an engagement.
“I've purchased two vintage rings from Suzanne over the past decade and my wife has loved both. Great service, communication and speedy delivery.”
Choosing a Custom Engagement Ring
Exploring custom engagement rings from different eras allows you to discover a world of enchanting and captivating designs that transcend time. Whether you're drawn to the romantic and intricate details of the Victorian era, the geometric elegance of Art Deco, or the sleek simplicity of Mid-Century Modern, there is a custom engagement ring waiting to tell your love story in a way that resonates with your personal style.
Antique Engagement Rings For Everyone:
No matter which era is your favorite, these time-honored rings have a rich history and individualized character and will continue to have a timeless beauty and elegant appeal that is part of a legacy to pass on to future generations.
Find The Perfect Engagement Ring:
Antique diamond cuts are prized not only for their beauty but also for their exquisite attention to detailing and faceting. If you’re looking for a ring with a sense of glamour, sophistication and vintage charm, explore our collection of custom engagement rings today!