The Best Way to Buy a Diamond Engagement Ring
At Steven Stone we understand that an engagement ring is probably the most important gift you will give. It’s also more than just a gift; it’s a promise to each other to commit to marriage. This is why we offer a costume engagement ring service allowing you to create your very own perfect diamond engagement ring.
Our engagement ring selector is designed to allow you to choose the ring you want in the easiest way possible.
The Four Steps to Create Your Perfect Ring
Engagement Ring SettingBrowse our wide range of engagement ring designs in platinum, 18ct white gold, 18ct yellow gold and also 18ct rose gold. Select the ring design you want. This is shows you the style and cost of the ring you want. The most popular are the classic round brilliant solitaire engagement rings – where the diamond is set on its own in either a 4 or 6 claw setting. We have a wide selection of styles for everyone, the classic three stone diamond setting, more contemporary designs with diamonds set on the shoulders of the band or a vintage style halo diamond setting where smaller diamond surround the centre stone, giving an overall look of a larger centre stone.
Metal TypeSelect the metal you want your ring to be made from. Depending on your taste we can create engagement rings in 18ct white gold, 18ct yellow gold, 18 ct rose gold and platinum. The most popular metal for an engagement ring is Platinum as it does not lose its shine and is the most durable.
The DiamondThe net step is to choose your diamond (or diamonds if you are looking for a 3 stone engagement ring). It is vital you do a small amount of research before making your diamond purchase. You need to find out which characteristics you are looking for most in your diamond, are you more interested in a larger size with lower quality or want a perfect clear cut diamond? You want to optimise your budget to maximise your diamond purchase. It is best to start with the shape of stone you want, this will guide you in the overall look of the ring. Then you using our filters you can select the characteristics you want, known as the 4Cs of a diamond – cut, colour, clarity and carat weight.
The Ring SizeThe final step in choosing the size of your engagement ring. We have helpful hints and tips for finding the right size but if you are totally unsure opt for our ‘Stock Size’ option on the ring size selector. This will qualify you for a free resizing when purchasing an engagement ring from our website. We will make your engagement ring in a stock size, which is the most common women’s ring size. Choosing the ‘Stock Size’ option guarantees we will happily resize the engagement ring, free of charge, within one year of purchase. Please be aware that not all rings can be resized, if the ‘Stock Size’ options is not available please contact us and we will be happy to help.