You've been dreaming about this day since you were a little girl. There's no doubt in your mind this is who you want to spend forever with. But before he gets down on one knee and pulls out that little blue box - have you thought about what kind of engagement ring you want to wear for the rest of your life?
Like the city itself, Boston's favorite engagement rings are the ideal combination of class, elegance, and modernity. Whether you've always imagined a classic solitaire or a brilliant halo, think about giving your ring that extra wow-factor most popular trend: a diamond band engagement ring.
So before you start dropping hints to your S.O., here are the top 5 engagement ring style you should keep in mind right now:
1) Cathedral Open Bridge Halo Cushion Engagement Ring
The cushion cut diamond has been popular for over a century, making it an outstanding diamond center stone choice. Recently, we've seen the classic cushion cut style being paired with another trend that has been on the rise in Boston: halo engagement rings. The surrounding ring of smaller diamonds enclosing the cushion cut center piece featured in this design is a sparkly modern twist Bostonians have fallen in love with.
2) Platinum Solitaire Eight Stone Diamond Engagement Ring
The round solitaire engagement ring is a Boston classic. This beautiful simple design will never go out of style. This season's trend? Adding more diamonds to the band!
Adding more sparkle to the classic solitaire style is an increasingly popular trend seen in the Northeast's most popular engagement rings. This eight stone diamond band compliments the brilliant center piece and gives your ring that standout look that will take her breath away.
3) French-Set Square Halo Diamond Band Engagement Ring
Featured: Ritani Square French-Set Halo Diamond Band Engagement Ring (Available at Long's)
Three stone rings seem to be a thing of the past in Boston as the ever-popular halo engagement ring design takes over the city. In addition to the smaller diamonds circling the centerpiece, many engagement rings this season are featuring pave diamonds all the way around the band as well. Sparkle from every angle with this gorgeous Ritani halo set in 18K white gold.
4) Round Cut French-Set Halo Diamond Band Engagement Ring
Featured: Ritani Round Cut French-Set Halo Diamond Band Engagement Ring (Available at Long's)
One of the season's most popular styles is the platinum french-set halo diamond band engagement ring. A combination of sparkle, class, and elegance, this Ritani design is one of the most popular choices of the season. The traditional round brilliant cut looks large when paired with the diamond halo. If you want to give her a dazzling show-stopping ring while staying in your budget, a diamond halo like this one might be exactly what you're looking for!
5) Rose Gold Cushion Halo Diamond Band Engagement Ring
Featured: Ritani Rose Gold Masterwork Cushion-Cut Halo Diamond Band Engagement Ring (Available at Long's)
Rose gold romantics continue to take over Boston this season. The visual impact of the dazzling cushion shaped halo and side diamonds is enhanced by the beautiful rose gold color of the band. While platinum still remains the most popular metal choice, the demand for regular styles in this warm pink hue continues to grow. Is a rose gold engagement ring for you? If you're looking for a unique twist on the cushion halo ring that is guaranteed to always be in style, rose gold is the choice for you.