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Top Options On Engagement Rings

Friday, May 29th, 2009

An unique custom engagement ring is one that is up to your own design, so it has no other twin in the world. You are the one that makes it unique by choosing the precious metals and gemstones that together will create engagement rings as your own style and interest. The following are gemstones you should choose to have unique engagement rings.

Unique Diamond Engagement Rings

Diamonds were a woman’s best friend even as far back as the days of Cleopatra. The sparkle and beauty of this gem have made it one of the most popular components when constructing an unique engagement rings. With a hardness of 10 on the Mohl scale, it is the hardest gemstone found on our planet. Because a diamond is considered a traditional choice for an engagement ring, using unique engagement rings setting for a diamond will make it stand out among other rings.

Unique Ruby Engagement Ring

Since rubies are not traditionally thought of as engagement ring gemstones, by choosing a ruby you have an unusual engagement ring. The ruby is the most oft-mentioned precious or semi-precious gemstone in the English translation of the Bible. Same with the diamond, emerald, and sapphire, it is considered one of four precious stones. The price of the rubies that you intend to use in your unique engagement rings is almost all determined by the quality of the ruby’s color. The red in the highest quality rubies is called Pigeon Blood Red. The rubies that contain this shade command a huge premium in price.

Unique Sapphire Engagement Ring

If ruby is not your choice, another choice of unusual engagement ring is the sapphire. With a 9 on the Mohs scale this gemstone is as hard as a ruby. It is has not only been used in jewelry but also in many other applications which include industrial uses like infrared optical components, watch crystals, and semi-conductor wafers.

Although blue is considered to be the normal color for sapphires, they can be found across a full range of colors, including colorless, white, or black. Clear sapphires usually come out of the ground as grey or brown and are heated to make them clear.

Unique Emerald Engagement Ring

Since the emerald is the birthstone for the month of May, so it would be a great choice for a May bride or May wedding to choose these gemstone for their unique engagement rings. With hardness on the Mohs for Emeralds scale is 7.5; so their brittleness is classified as quite poor. However emeralds has many color of green and blue-green. and has a large spectrum of clarity, from crystal clear to nearly opaque which rely on the inclusions and fractures in the crystal.

You are getting engaged to somebody soon and you also want to prepare an unique engagement ring, the best way is to choose gemstones which are introduced above to make the right choice of your engagement ring.