second guessing e-ring choice: unique vs. traditional?

posted 3 years ago in Rings
Post # 3
451 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

OMG!! I love diamond in the rough! I’m so jealous. I wanted one for my engagement ring, but there wasn’t anything in yellow gold that worked for us. And for me yellow was a must. Maybe a right hand ring one day…..

I’m sure she’ll love it!

Post # 4
92 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

I think it’s beautiful.  I’m usually not into halos but I think this ione is very unique and pretty.

Post # 5
1403 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

That ring is awesome, and if you know her well enough to think that this is something she would love, you’re probably right!

Post # 6
610 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2014 - Brazil Room

Looks beautiful to me!

Post # 7
11300 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: August 2013

I agree that only you know what your SO likes, but I think that ring is gorgeous.

Post # 8
6407 posts
Bee Keeper

Personally, I like rough-hewn stones, including diamonds, in other jewelry, but I wouldn’t prefer it in my engagement ring because, in my mind, the wedding set is supposed to be “fine”/”precious”/”classic,” to represent the gravity and meaningfulness of the oath. I also love the appearance and lightplay of a very fine diamond (even if small, it looks like nothing else on earth). But, this ring is beautiful, and I would love to wear such a ring on my right hand.

Post # 9
1340 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

I think it’s stunning and very unusual.

Post # 10
181 posts
Blushing bee

i absolutely love that ring you picked out and purchased and i´m not even a rough diamond kind of girl.

Post # 11
1517 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: February 2012

It’s an interesting look and if she is into unique jewellery, she will love it. If she isn’t, she might not appreciate it’s beauty as much as she would a more traditional look.

I do agree with joya_aspera and would be thrilled to wear it as a rhr.

Post # 12
917 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: February 2014

I think it’s beautiful! A friend of mine has a triangle-shaped diamond and she gets compliments on it all the time!

Post # 13
3777 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: February 2013

Love it! If you’re worried, ask her friends. My friends were a great help to DH when he was shopping.

Post # 14
2893 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

i think it’s beautiful. i love unique jewelry 🙂

Post # 15
3112 posts
Sugar bee

@tanzacat:  Is it returnable?  Yes, it’s absolutely beautiful.  But IMO you should either ask her exactly what her style is or get her something more traditional.  Good luck!

Post # 16
77 posts
Worker bee

@tanzacat:   Omg I died, LOVE IT.   I see you posted this 7 months ago, did you end up proposing with this ring? Did she love it?? We need an update!

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