10 Best Proposal Rings (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Choosing the perfect proposal ring is an exhilarating and sentimental journey, as it symbolizes the beginning of a lifetime of love and commitment. With an abundance of options available, finding the best proposal ring that captures your partner's heart can be both thrilling and challenging. From classic solitaires to dazzling halo rings and vintage-inspired designs, the world of engagement rings offers a myriad of choices. In this guide, we will explore the ten best types of proposal rings, each imbued with timeless beauty and individuality, ensuring your proposal moment becomes an unforgettable and cherished memory.


What is a Proposal Ring?

A proposal ring is a ring that is given during a marriage proposal. The proposal ring is typically presented by one partner to the other as a symbol of love, commitment, and the intention to marry. Traditionally, the proposal ring is worn by the person who has been proposed to, often on the ring finger of the left hand. In many cultures, this ring is a significant symbol of the upcoming marriage and is typically a precious metal band adorned with a gemstone, usually a diamond.


10 Best Proposal Rings

An abundant array of proposal rings awaits, presenting stunning options for your special day. Among the most popular choices are exquisite proposal rings that beautifully capture the essence of love and commitment.…

Solitaire Ring

Solitaire rings are a timeless and classic style of engagement ring, known for their elegant simplicity and understated beauty. The emphasis on the solitary diamond or gemstone allows its natural brilliance and fire to take center stage, symbolizing the focus on the unique and everlasting love shared between two individuals.


Halo Ring

 A halo ring is a dazzling and enchanting style of engagement ring that features a "halo" of smaller diamonds or gemstones surrounding the center stone. The smaller diamonds or gemstones surrounding the center stone create a stunning frame, enhancing the overall brilliance and sparkle of the ring.


Gemstone Ring

A proposal ring featuring a precious or semi-precious colored gemstone, such as sapphire, ruby, emerald, garnet, or aquamarine, for a unique and vibrant touch.


I've purchased two vintage rings from Suzanne over the past decade and my wife has loved both. Great service, communication and speedy delivery.”

 Lee S verified buyer

Vintage Ring

A proposal ring with a design inspired by styles from a particular era, such as Art Deco, Victorian, or Edwardian, offering a unique and nostalgic appeal. Choosing a vintage or secondhand ring is a sustainable option as it gives new life to pre-existing jewelry and eliminates the need for new production.


Three-Stone Ring

Also known as a trilogy ring, it features three gemstones symbolizing the past, present, and future of the relationship.


Floral Ring

A floral ring, also known as a flower ring features intricate designs inspired by flowers and nature. These rings often incorporate floral motifs, delicate petals, and sometimes even actual miniature flowers or leaves crafted from metal or adorned with gemstones.


Suzanne was amazing! I utilized the layaway service and it was a breeze. Ring made its way to Texas and was even more gorgeous in person."
 Chloe G verified buyer

Cushion Cut Ring

A cushion cut ring features a diamond or gemstone that has been cut into a square or rectangular shape with rounded corners, resembling a pillow or cushion. This cut is also sometimes referred to as a "pillow cut" because of its similarity to a cushion or pillow shape.


Emerald Cut Ring

An emerald cut diamond ring features a diamond that has been cut in a rectangular shape with beveled corners. This cut is characterized by its long lines and step-like facets that create a unique and elegant appearance. The emerald cut is one of the classic diamond shapes, known for its sophisticated and timeless appeal.


Asscher Cut Ring

An Asscher cut diamond is a unique and striking diamond cut that features a square shape with deeply cut step-like facets and cropped corners. This cut was first introduced in 1902 by the Asscher Brothers of Holland.


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.”

 Claude P verified buyer


Wedding Ring

A diamond and sapphire wedding ring is a stunning and elegant choice for couples who seek a unique and meaningful symbol of their marriage. This type of wedding ring combines the timeless brilliance of diamonds with the rich and vibrant hues of sapphires, creating a captivating and eye-catching design.


Which Proposal Ring is Right for You?

Ultimately, finding the right proposal ring is a significant decision that involves considering individual preferences, styles, and sentiments. The perfect ring is one that speaks to your heart and captures the essence of your love and commitment. Whether it's a timeless solitaire diamond ring, a dazzling halo ring, an elegant emerald cut, or any other unique style, the choice should reflect your personality and resonate with your partner's taste. The proposal ring you choose will symbolize the start of a beautiful journey, filled with love, joy, and shared moments. Embrace the process, cherish the significance, and celebrate the moment you find the perfect proposal ring that is truly right for you or your partner.

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Antique Engagement Rings For Everyone:

No matter which gemstone is your favorite, these time-honored gemstones 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. If you’re looking for a unique engagement ring that tells the world that you’re passionately in love, a vintage garnet ring is a stunning choice. Find your dream ring today!

Find The Perfect Antique Engagement Ring:

Vintage rings are prized not only for their beauty but also for their exquisite attention to detailing and design. If you’re looking for a ring with a sense of glamour, sophistication and vintage charm, explore our collection of proposal rings today!


Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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