Most Popular Engagement Ring Trends of 2021

Top Engagement Ring Trends for 2021 - Brilliant Earth Blog

There are many jewellery trends out there that have a modern twist. Engagement rings have also seen some great trends this year. Bring back some of the old fashioned styles for jewellery. Here are some of the most popular trends this year that you could consider. 

Sustainable Diamond Rings 

With the world facing the issues of global warming, there has been a change in the fashion industry. It has also had an impact on the jewellery industry. Mining gemstones has always damaged the environment. The gas emissions that get produced when mining the earth is very high. 

The concern for people around the world is whether or not the gemstones that are mined are sustainable. Including whether they have been mined ethically. Both of these are equally as important as each other. It can be difficult to mine gemstones sustainably however, transporting them can be carbon neutral which will tick everybody’s boxes. Sustainable engagement rings are one of the biggest trends of 2021. 

Pear-Cut Diamond Engagement Rings

The pear cut diamond rings have been a popular trend this year and it is very easy to see why. It is a very subtle ring yet it still has that glimmer of beauty. This ring can be worn in two different ways as well. The ring can be worn with the tip of the diamond facing down the hand or away from the hand. It all depends on how the person wearing it would like it. 

Coloured Gemstones 

Gemstones are beautiful and are great to look at when it comes to jewellery. They can come at a cost however, they are worth every single penny. There are so many gemstones to choose from which, is why it is such a trend this year. They come in a variety of different colours, even gemstones have multiple colours. Did you know that you can get a pink coloured diamond? Coloured gemstones are popular with vintage engagement rings so, this is something you should buy. 

Pearl Rings

Pearls are a thing of beauty from the ocean. Pearl jewellery has seemed to become popular in recent years. One of the reasons why this has become so popular in recent years is due to the rings being eco-friendly. Well, they are not completely eco friendly. However, they are better for the environment compared to gemstones. Not to mention that it is far more affordable compared to diamonds, emeralds and other gemstones. 

Halo Engagement Rings 

Halo engagement rings have seemed to have made a return. Halo rings are when the centre gemstone, usually a diamond, has a ring of smaller diamonds above. They are designed so they catch the light at all times and sparkle away as you walk. 

Summary

There are many great styles out there to choose from. At the end of the day, it is all about the person wearing the engagement ring. Is it in the style they would like? Does it include their favourite gemstone and material? Would they prefer an art deco engagement ring? All of these questions have got to be asked before you purchase a ring.