It’s no secret that weddings are expensive. If you are your partner are worrying about shelling out for an engagement ring before diving into the wallet-draining thing that is wedding planning, we’ve got some news for you: You don’t have to spend a bundle on a ring!
You can still have a beautiful, meaningful, special piece of jewelry without shelling out $20k. Better yet, you’re more likely to have something totally offbeat and original if you opt for this route. So whether you’re trying to save some cash, aren’t that into diamonds, or simply want to stand out among the crowd, these unusual, affordable rings have your name written all over them. They are all stunning, unusual, fairly priced, and totally modern. No massive diamonds here — just a whole bunch of gorgeous statement pieces for the modern-day bride.
From affordable black garnets to more high-end pink sapphires, here are 25 non-diamond engagement rings that will make any bride-to-be feel unique.
1 Dioptase Ring, $49.99
4 Birthstone Halo Ring, $120-125
5 White Gold Blue Topaz Leaf Ring, $122.50
6 Natural Opal Statement Ring, $124.99
7 Blue Dragon Ring, $125
8Moonstone Ring, $135
9 Pearl Cocktail Ring, $155
10 Amethyst Marquise Ring, $210
11 Pave Heart Ring, $275
12 Pink Tourmaline Ring, $359+
14 Rosette Gemstone Ring, $420
15 Jaipur Lapis Ring, $505
16 Rose Gold Morganite Ring, $700
17 Blue Sapphire Ring, $985
18 Tapered Shank Cushion Cut Morganite Ring, $1,129
19 Colored Sapphire Band with Princess Cuts, $1,245
20 Amethyst Willow Ring, $1,600
21 Magic Opal Ring, $1,800
22 Aquamarine Solitaire Ring, $1,880
23 Yellow Sapphire Band, $1,980
24Wandering Opal Star Ring, $1,260