Bridie WilkinsEmerald stones, traditional bands and statement shapes- Instagram has all the engagement ring inspiration you need
Engagement ring inspiration is certainly not short on social media. Last year, searches on Pinterest increased by 40 per cent within six months, and now a whole host of brands are adopting an Instagram-first marketing approach. They’ve since seen huge surges in sales. For us, this means that our feeds are likely to see a lot more sparkle, while we won’t even need to leave the house to find our dream engagement ring- just whittle your faves into an Instagram collection. To make things even easier, we’ve already handpicked the ones that’ve caught our eye. Enjoy.
Make a statement with your engagement ring and choose an emerald cut diamond in a coloured hue. Canary yellow is both sophisticated and stand-out.
Sustainable stones are the number one choice for eco-brides, like CARAT London's lab-grown diamonds.
Take your cue from the Duchess of Cambridge’s engagement ring and opt for an oval sapphire ring surrounded by diamonds. Make it the focal point of your ring finger and team with a minimalist wedding band.
If sentiment takes precedent for you, a split shank running into a single symbolises the union of two paths- the joining of you and your fiancé.