Most Popular Engagement Rings
It is no secret that engagement rings are quite popular among would-be couples. People who wear these bands give a message that they are engaged and shall be married soon. Considering this, Jewelry manufacturers come up with various trendy and stylish bands for the engagement and as well as wedding couples.
However, people are always looking for new and latest styled jewelry items for the much awaited occasion of their life. Following are most popular engagement rings of the year 2012.
Rose Gold and Yellow Gold
In the early 20th century, the rising demand for yellow gold jewelry transformed the art inspired aesthetic appeals of white metals. The famous ladies of Hollywood as well as other industries adorned and possess platinum jewelry as platinum bonder are a sign of beauty which women prefer.
The style still remain to the date with little modification in the form of rose gold and yellow gold as a way to add extra beauty to even the most conventional ring styles. Miley Cyrus’s 3.5 carat cushion-cut diamond set in 18-karat gold is a good example in this regard. The ring youthful as well as fashion forward while retaining its timeless elegance.
This is one of the most popular engagement rings among women who have an attraction for traditional styled bands. Such jewelry blends the timeless traditional beauty with contemporary designs making the band a perfect fit for the event with its unique and elegant beauty.
Emerald Cut Diamond Rings
The style of bridal jewelry often takes their clue from famous celebrities and red carpet people. Therefore, it is no surprise to see that the sale of emerald cut diamond engagement rings have increased dramatically since Angelina Jolie’s engagement ring was captured by paparazzi. Beyonce and Kate Hudson are other stylish famous celebrities who can be seen wearing such rings.
This type of band is a perfect match for the woman with sophisticated and edgy sensibilities. People imitate the style of their favorite movie stars and celebrities. This is yet another reason why emerald cut diamond engagement bands are some of the most popular engagement rings among would be brides in the year 2012.
The sale of these rings witnesses a sharp increase in the year 2012 after Angelina Jolie and other celebrities were spotted wearing them.
Colored Gemstone Rings
Colored Gemstones rings have been the hot choice of famous celebrities since centuries. From Princess Diana and now Kate Middleton’s magnificent sapphire ring, to ruby engagement ring of Facebook royalty Mark Zuckerburg’s new bride. Whether a woman prefers a bold or a classic style, the wide variety of colors and gems make these bands unsurpassed in terms of style and individuality.
Every bride dreams to make her engagement event a royal one. So, those who can afford it manage it make it big affair with colored gemstone rings, while others enjoy in a simple yet memorable way.
Micro Paves and Halo Bands.
Those who wish to add a “wow factor” to the band for their would-be brides choose to go with this. Micro pave, a type of pave, uses ultra miniature diamonds that are finely set to give the impression of a solid diamond surface.
This kind of technique is commonly seen when used in conjunction with a halo setting alongside the center of the gem stone, which gives the impression of a bigger diamond.
As a result, the band stands apart and attracts the attention of others. These are most popular engagement rings among women who prefer extra sparkle. A considerable number of women bought this in the year 2012.
Vintage Glam Bands
People have a magnetic kind of attraction for Hollywood styles, old as well as new charms. Old glamour of Hollywood never goes out of fashion, even for those who are fashion-forward like Jessica Biel can be seen wearing a thrilling 6-carat, cushion cut from Justin Timberlake.
Vintage inspired rings combine the liking of romantic charms along with the intricate metalwork of antique bands. Usually, platinum metal is the preferred choice for this ornate ring. Most of the brides and grooms who have personal attachment with Hollywood and its glamour bought these for their engagement occasion in the year 2012.
The trend keeps on changing. You never know what comes to the marketing in the next few days before 2012 ends. So stay tuned! After all, what to wear and what not wear depends on the person choice and preference of the people. If you think any of the above is suitable for you, go for it. Or either have a custom-made ready, or wait till something new and more appealing hits the market sometime soon.