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Want To Find The Perfect Ring? Take This Engagement Ring Style Quiz Now!
If you’re looking for the perfect engagement ring, the first step is finding the perfect style. Take this engagement ring style quiz to find your perfect match in 7 easy questions
- What item(s) are on heavy rotation from your closet?
A. Your massive collection of Anthropologie blouses, dresses and skirts
B. A crocheted vintage maxi dress you found thrifting in Palm Springs & awesome mules
C. The perfect heels, all designer, of course, and nothing under 3 inches
D. Your favorite, perfectly worn jeans
E. The most flattering sundress of all time in your favorite color
2. What’s your everyday jewelry style?
A. I like Minimal classics. The watch I received as a graduation gift, a pair of tasteful diamond studs, maybe a pendant my sister gave me as a bridesmaid gift.
B. I prefer funky vintage pieces, and dainty organic shapes and stackable bracelets and rings, like Catbird.
C. Any outfit is incomplete without statement pieces like Dannijo makes.
E. I like to play dress up with bright, feminine pieces from places like Kate Spade and J. Crew.
3. What’s your first choice song for your first dance?
A. The same song my grandparents danced to at their wedding
C. “Love on Top” performed by Beyonce herself
D. A piano rendition of “Can’t Help Falling in Love”
4. What phrase would you use to describe your style?
5. You’d most like a shopping spree at:
B. Free People
6. How did you two meet?
A. Your best friend set you up on a blind date
B. At a friend of a friend’s band’s show
C. At a gala or wedding
D. In school (high school, college, law school or otherwise!)
E. At a mutual friend’s party
7. What’s your favorite social network?
Mostly A’s: Antique Engagement Rings
You’re sentimental and prefer handcrafted touches. Authentic romance and warmth is what you crave.
This 2.10 carat Old European Cut diamond in an antique style setting is a perfect option.
This trio of Henri Daussi rings are inspired by Victorian & Edwardian romance, each one designed around its own perfect cushion cut center stone.
And this Gabriel setting uses bright pops of color with sapphire side stones, plus its antique inspired shape to stand out.
Mostly B’s: Alternative Engagement Rings
You’re edgy, not trendy, and you need a ring that isn’t cookie cutter. But it still needs to “wow” you.
This Gabriel split shank embrace ring is a unique style we don’t see often, with approximately .55ctw of beautiful round brilliant accent diamonds.
This pear shaped emerald engagement ring makes for a gorgeous gemstone alternative.
This Gabriel version of a bypass ring is modern with a twist, and features .29ctw of white diamonds set in white gold, but it comes in yellow gold too.
Mostly C’s: Glamorous Engagement Rings
You are drawn to all things glittery, and the more bling the better. Nothing but the best will do.
This halo ring Tacori created is perfect for glamorous brides to be. From the Petite Crescent collection, its a glittering round halo ring with approximately .61ctw of Gorgeous, Very Sexy diamonds.
A cushion shaped double halo engagement ring with a round diamond? Perfection. With diamonds as far as the eye can see and rose gold accents, it’s jaw-dropping.
A twisted halo engagement ring is a dream come true with Henri Daussi. This .45ctw D colored diamond gets a boost from .77ctw of round brilliant accents set in 18kt white gold.
Mostly D’s: Classic Engagement Rings
You prefer simple construction executed perfectly. You want a ring that will stand the test of time both in both style and quality.
A Tacori princess cut solitaire with princess cut band is sheer elegance, and purely classic
This RoyalT Tacori engagement ring is a classic setting with graduated diamond accents weighing a carat and a half.
This beautiful rose gold Tacori halo ring keeps it classic with a plain, bright polish shank and a perfectly paired diamond wedding band.
Mostly E’s: Contemporary Engagement Rings
You love the feminine and on-trend. You love to wear the latest fashions, but don’t stray too far from your tried and true favorites.
This Rose gold halo engagement ring by Verragio is perfection! The combination of Old World rose gold with modern lace shanks and the soft square halo makes it a beautiful blend.
Finally, there’s no better combo than the halo style and cushion cut, the two biggest trends in contemporary bridal. Henri Daussi demonstrated perfectly!
Which style did you get? Share your results in the comments!