25 Unique Engagement Rings For Those Who Like ‘Something Different’

Choosing a unique engagement ring for a woman who’s equally one-of-a-kind can rightly be considered a pretty difficult task. So if you’re planning on popping the question soon in a romantically unexpected way, better do it with one of these unique engagement rings that she’d be happy to wear for the rest of her life!

Even if you know your SO’s tastes, the large variety of ring styles can be pretty overwhelming. What metals are there to choose from? What gemstones go well together? Which diamond weight is best? All are typical questions in looking for the perfect ring!

To choose a ring that will match your future wife’s personality to perfection and make your proposal an unparalleled success, we’ve uncovered 25 unique engagement rings for all types of brides-to-be out there!

 

5.) For the Vintage-Inclined Fiancée

You can’t go wrong with a vintage and traditional type of ring, with a modern little twist to make it of-the-moment. If your fiancée likes the vintage vibes on her accessories, then she will absolutely love these 5 unique engagement rings that are both antique AND stylish!

B Point 18k Rose Gold Diamond Flower Ring 

Creator/Seller | B Point – London Jewelers
Metal |
 Rose gold
Gemstones | Diamond, lapis, onyx
Price | $3,160

This beautiful ring by London Jewelers has an undeniable Victorian-era vibe with its quarter-cut petals and attention-getting central gemstone. We love the unique colors of the flower that are nicely brought together with the 0.15ct diamonds.

The Tripoli Ring

Creator/Seller | Brilliant Earth
Metal |
 Rose gold
Gemstones | Round garnet cabochons, seed pearls
Price | $690

This exquisite Victorian-era ring by Brilliant Earth is studded with round garnet cabochons and seed pearls set in 10k rose gold for an entirely unique vintage look. Perfect if your woman wants the kick of an elegant red color gemstone!

Art Deco Oval Onyx Ring

Creator/Seller | Natalie Marie Jewellery
Metal |
10k yellow gold
Gemstones | Onyx, white diamond
Price | $1,600 AUD

If you aren’t afraid of breaking some boundaries and taking risks, then the Art Deco Oval Onyx Ring is up your alley. This one-off, ready-to-wear piece from the Natalie Marie Jewellery Vintage Collection is a fine item from the 1930s. We are particularly fond of the sober yet imposing look of the black onyx stone.

Bennassay Ring

 

Creator/Seller | Brilliant Earth
Metal |
18k white gold
Gemstones | White diamond
Price | $1,750

Now, this is a perfect ring for the diva in your life. Its alluring Art Deco-era details make the 18k white gold and old European-cut diamond Bennassay ring a rare vintage treasure. With an approximate total diamond weight of 0.15ct and the sumptuous lines of white gold, this ring truly embodies its French origin.

Bloomfield

Creator/Seller | Trumpet & Horn
Metal |
14k yellow gold
Gemstones | Brownish-red garnet, seed pearls
Price | $975

Bloomfield is a sweet and authentic Victorian-era (circa 1880) 14k yellow gold ring centered by a bezel-set brownish-red garnet. The ring is further accented by four seed pearls perched on the top, bottom and each side of the garnet.

This simple, yet timeless beauty would be a show-stopper on any girl’s finger!

4.) For the Whimsical Bride-to-Be

If your fiancée is well known for her quirky fashion style (that you unquestionably adore!), then you should absolutely match it with one of these unique engagement rings.

Moonstone Wandering Cosmos Ring

Moonstone Wandering Cosmos Ring

Creator/Seller | Local Eclectic
Metal | 14k yellow gold
Gemstones | Faceted rainbow moonstone, white diamonds
Price | $2,100

Inspired by a line from an e.e. cummings poem — “You are my sun, my moon, and all my stars…” — this ring should be thought of as a piece of wearable poetry. The quote from the poem is also printed on the inside of each box. How romantic is that?

A 5mm faceted rainbow moonstone is the star of the show, surrounded by 10 clear-as-day white diamonds and two gold carved crescent moons. This is one of the most unique engagement rings out there. It will put the galaxy at your chosen one’s fingertips, literally.

Armenta Old World Cravelli Diamond Stack Ring

Armenta Old World Cravelli Diamond Stack Ring

Creator/Seller | London Jewelers – Armenta
Metals |
 Blackened sterling silver and 18k yellow gold
Gemstones | White diamonds
Price | $990

How can we put it? It’s like this Armenta ring perfectly combined the whimsical spirit of a Celtic piece of jewelry and the dramatic vibe of a Gothic church. Its sleek design and harmoniously wrought colors allow the diamonds to shine even more. We are in love!

MOCIUN Mask Ring

Mask Ring

Creator/Seller | MOCIUN
Metals |
 14k yellow and rose gold
Gemstones | White diamond and mabe pearl
Price | $1,960

This handmade MOCIUN Mask Ring is inspired by the mechanical elegance of Oskar Schlemmer’s Triadissches Ballet. Indeed, the symmetrically situated gemstones remind us of the futuristic shapes of the ballet. Simple and yet eye-catching, it’s far from your typical engagement ring.

The mabe pearls are conscientiously sourced from the Sea of Cortez in Baja California, and the white diamond is recycled/repurposed – perfect for the eco- and socio-responsible bride-to-be.

Chevron Reveal Ring 

Chevron Reveal Ring

Creator/Seller | Pamela Love
Metals | 
10k rose gold
Gemstones | Champagne diamond
Price | $1,400

This Chevron Reveal Ring has such a distinguished design that we wonder why we don’t see it more often. The idea of the arrows is simple and elegant, and they bring the attention to the fierce champagne diamond. We can envision it on the finger of the cool, strong and active woman.

Bonus: If you want a similar (but way cheaper) ring, then try this one out!

Opal Dragon Ring

Opal Dragon

Creator/Seller | SilveryLake
Metals | 
Sterling silver
Gemstones | Opal
Price | $174

Why are we so obsessed with this fantasy ring? Is it because of the dragon scales or the leaves? This unique Opal Dragon engagement ring is made of sterling silver and decorated with natural Ethiopian opal. Every detail of this ring is carefully worked out.

We also can’t take our eyes off the opal ring’s shimmering colors. Can an engagement ring get any more whimsical?

3.) For the Minimalist S.O.

Coco Chanel once said, “Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance,” and we couldn’t agree more. Unique engagement rings don’t have to be big or shiny to be noticeable. Some of them are as simple as wedding bands, and yet can have double that wow factor that we all look for.

Her Sapphire Blue Eyes Ring

Her Sapphire Blue Eyes Ring

Creator/Seller | Local Eclectic
Metals | 
Sterling silver base, yellow gold vermeil
Gemstones | Faceted natural blue sapphire, 5A-grade simulated diamonds
Price | $110

We are head-over-heels for this minimalist ring. Although it’s named for them, it’s not just for the blue-eyed babes! A 2.2 mm deep-blue sapphire stone is prong-set on a yellow gold band with detailing and four micro-pavé white stones.

You will surely want to keep an eye on this one, as its relatively low price makes it even more attractive!

Triple Diamond Speckled Band

Triple Diamond Speckled Band

Creator/Seller | Local Eclectic
Metals | 
Available in your choice of yellow gold, rose gold or white gold
Gemstones | Conflict-free white diamonds
Price | $400

Talk about unique: This delicate stacking ring is accented with three bezel-set, white diamonds. The airy speckled details give this ring a light, uncluttered look and a breezy feel. This beauty is a timeless and elegant selection.

Moss Agate Ring Set

Moss Agate Ring Set

Creator/Seller | MinimalVS
Metals | 
18k gold
Gemstones | Opal, moss agate (can be custom-made)
Price | $1,020 and up

This beautiful half-moon ring set is arranged with opal and moss agate. The opal sits atop a sophisticated curled ring, while the semi-precious gemstone reminds us of chimerical places and dreams, all good for a minimalist and yet dreamy person. Bonus: You can choose which gemstones to use.

V-Diamond Ring

V-Diamond Ring

Creator/Seller | MinimalVS
Metals | 
14k yellow gold
Gemstones | Diamond
Price | $610

This delicate V-Diamond ring is everything a real minimalist could wish for. A 0.085ct pear diamond, accentuated by the 14k yellow gold pointy band, boasts a slightly different style depending on which direction it’s worn.

We love the fact that it easily can match many other ring styles out there, making it a truly versatile engagement ring.

Dana Rebecca Diamond Dangle Ring

Dana Rebecca Diamond Dangle Ring

Creator/Seller | London Jewelers
Metals | 
14k white gold or 14k rose gold
Gemstones | Diamond
Price | $770

These dangling diamond stones are sure to win the hearts of all creative and playful ladies out there. We are delighted by how lively, light and free these stones look. It surely breaks from the traditional mold of band-enclosed gemstones, all while staying simple and neat. We absolutely dig it!

2.) For the Nature-Inspired Girlfriend 

Leaves, flowers and bright colors all fit the nature-inspired gal’s tastes. If you are thinking of proposing in a park, during a hike or at the beach, then you should match the mood with one of these five rings.

Sun Ring Set

Sun Ring Set

Creator/Seller | MinimalVS
Metals | 
14k or 18k solid gold
Gemstones | Diamonds, golden yellow sapphire
Price | $3,120 and up

This whole set is surely one big explosion of energy. This Sun Ring Set feels like it absorbed the vital energy of the sun and is now casting it on anyone who wears it. The set is actually three different rings: two rings with yellow sapphires and light-diffusing diamond specks, and a single golden yellow round sapphire. It’s a signature set perfect for vibrant and energetic ladies.

Sunset Ring Set

Sunset Ring Set

Creator/Seller | MinimalVS
Metals | 
14k solid gold
Gemstones | Orange sapphire, blue sapphire
Price | $2,390 and up

Alright, maybe we’re guilty of sharing too many sun-themed unique engagement rings, but can you blame us? They’re just so splendid!

This Sunset Ring takes our breath away. The round yellow sapphire solitaire is already a lively ring all by itself, thanks to the glistening rays of sunlight engraved on the golden ring setting. Then MinimalVS added the two arched orange and blue sapphire rings, and we were instantly sold.

Leafy Stacking Rings

Leafy Stacking Rings

Creator/Seller | GispanDesigns
Metals | 
14k yellow gold, white gold, rose gold
Gemstones | Diamonds
Price | $1,600

This ring embodies the definition of “one of a kind.” The intricately designed leaf details, sparkling diamonds and an incredible fusion of yellow and rose gold will light up your loved one’s eyes and heart. Two eternity bands surround the ring at the top and bottom while a stunning center band features sparkling diamonds intertwined within a leaf pattern. So classy!

Vintage Peacock Ring

Vintage Peacock Ring

Creator/Seller | FergusonsFineJewelry
Metals | 
14k yellow gold
Gemstones | Opal, sapphire, meerald
Price | $1,100

How would you feel about having a shiny peacock perched on your finger?

Cast in 14k yellow gold, this one-of-a-kind ring was designed by the House of Fabergé for the Franklin Mint in 1988 and fashioned in honor of the brilliant plumage of the peacock. Two arching rows of bright sapphires and emeralds surround a center-set opal that displays a fiery inner glow. This ring will be a definite ‘yes’ for the divas out there.

1.) For The Modern-Day Diamond Gal

“I will buy you a diamond ring, my friend, if it makes you feel alright …” — the Beatles knew what they were talking about!

A diamond ring is still a No. 1 choice for many brides-to-be, and despite being a traditional choice, they make unique engagement rings as well!

Argyle Pink Diamonds Blue and Pink Diamond Ring

Argyle Pink Diamonds Blue and Pink Diamond Ring

Creator/Seller | LondonJewelers – Argyle Pink Diamond
Metals | 
18k rose gold
Gemstones | Blue diamond, pink diamond
Price | $10,000

When it comes to diamond rings, this little Argyle Pink Diamond baby doesn’t mess around. Its symmetrical shape and dazzling flower-shaped set is a vintage-inspired-yet-princess-like take on the traditional diamond ring. You can see why it is the most expensive item on our list of unique engagement rings.

Diamond Engagement Ring 

Diamond Engagement Ring

Creator/Seller | J3Rings
Metals | 
Gold, platinum, rose gold, white gold
Gemstones | White diamond
Price | $2,840 and up

Strike up the (bi-colored ring) band! This sophisticated ring reminds us of the tiara of a trendy princess. Furthermore, the big diamond ring sitting on top of it makes a powerful statement. We are particularly fond of the pink reflection of the rose gold band under the diamonds.

The Freddie Ring

The Freddie Ring

Creator/Seller | Brilliant Earth
Metals | 
Yellow gold, rhodium
Gemstones | Diamonds, synthetic sapphires
Price | $990

This gorgeous Edwardian-era ring features 10 rose-cut diamonds and four synthetic sapphires set in a uniquely sculpted diamond shape accenting a single cut diamond. Two-toned with an 18K yellow gold band and a rhodium-plated head, this ring is sure to catch your eye … and hers.

Rose Gold Tiara

Rose Gold Tiara

Creator/Seller | Trumpet & Horn
Metals | 
18k rose gold
Gemstones | Diamond
Price | $7,450

Trumpet & Horn’s exclusive Tiara ring is reminiscent of Victorian times when jewelry and fashion were inspired by nature and romance. This ring is made from 18k rose gold and features a number of differently cut white diamonds. This is a ring worthy of royalty, and we are swooning over it!

Pear Diamond Ring

Marquise Diamond Ring

Creator/Seller | SillyShinyDiamonds
Metals | 
18k yellow solid gold
Gemstones | Light yellow marquise diamond, white diamonds, marquise diamonds
Price | $2,365

A marquise cut is already a unique shape. Therefore, to glam up their light yellow marquise, SillyShinyDiamonds crowned it with exquisite white diamonds on the top and the bottom of the ring. The combination is sleek, beautiful and tasteful. This ring is a stunning statement piece guaranteed to turn heads.

 

Which one of these unique engagement rings do you like best? Let us know your favorites in the comments below!

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