Dainty Engagement Rings

Dainty Engagement Rings for the Minimalist Soonlywed

Brittny Drye Founder + Editor-in-Chief of Love Inc. Magazine | On-Air Wedding Expert | LGBTQ+ Inclusivity in the Wedding Industry

We're in full engagement season mode and the amount of ring bling that has filled our feed has left us with serious heart eyes. One big trend that we're seeing? Dainty rings. 

Couples are swapping big diamonds for thin bands and smaller stones, without sacrificing style. Loving this minimalist look for your own finger? Check out 10 of our favorites:

Rosey West Rosecut Solitaire Engagement Ring

For the soonlywed who wants just a kiss of bling, this pretty solitaire from Rosey West is for you. The diamondā€™s delicate cut imitates the narrowing spiral of petals in a rosebud and is set on a modern, thin halo of gold. Starting price: $330

Polly Wales Engagement Ring

Greenwich St. Jewelers has brought applauded British designer Polly Wales stateside, and we can't get enough of her “rough luxe” aesthetic. Starting price: $1,000

Trumpet & Horn Rose Gold Hammered Engagement Ring

The Challis Farm ring by Trumpet & Horn featured a single bezel set diamond in a gorgeous hammered rose gold setting and looks gorgeous with a round or marquise cut. Starting price: $4,600

Dainty Sapphire Engagement Ring

Colored gemstone engagement rings are rising in popularity, and we love this pretty blue sapphire stone paired with a simple band and textured halo from Etsy designer Minimal VSStarting price: $530

Catbird Asymmetrical Engagement Ring
Dainty Drop Engagement Ring

Designed to mimic stars, this asymmetrical beauty from Catbird also taps into the celestial trend that we're seeing for 2018 weddings. Starting price: $1,388

The architectural band gives this diamond from Sarah & Sebastian a modern edge. Starting price: $450

Susie Saltzman Baguette Engagement Ring

The single baguette cut on this ring by Susie Saltzman is giving us serious vintage vibes. Starting price: $1,250

Jaymark Jewelers Engagement Ring

Aptly named New York, New York, this skyline-inspired design by Jaymark Jewelers is perfect for a city chic soonlywed style. Starting price: $1,000

Dainty Pearl Engagement Ring

Soft and sophisticated, this single pearl ring from Mejuri makes an elegant statement. Starting price: $149

Cluster Dainty Engagement Ring

This cluster ring by Etsy designer HelloRing is perfect for the Art Deco lover. Starting price: $328

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