Turning a promise into a commitment means more than giving the finest there is to give. It’s about giving your entire heart to the person you want to spend the rest of your life with.
Luxe High Life takes a look at the best commitment rings for 2014.
1. TIFFANY & CO, THE TIFFANY SETTING
The simplicity and elegance of “The Tiffany Setting” ring is what makes it so breathtakingly special. Described by Tiffanyas the “ring of rings,” it was introduced by Charles Lewis Tiffany more than a century ago and today, it is their most popular piece.
The ring is available in carat sizes of .25 to 2.5 and is priced from $11,000 upwards.
2. DE BEERS, AURA SOLITAIRE
A truly spectacular piece, De BeersAura Solitaire ring is prefect for those who love a dramatic but elegant ring. The yellow cushion-cut diamond solitaire, surrounded by a micropavéd halo setting, is complimented beautiful by a wide side diamond encrusted band. The ring is available in a wide selection of cuts and color grade. Ring is available to see on appointment
3.HARRY WINSTON, BELLE, ROUND BRILLIANT ENGAGEMENT RING
Retro and elegant, the Harry WinstonBelle ring stands out from its contemporaries due its “vintage” design. The ring, definitely worthy to be placed on the finger of a leading lady in a Gatsby film, features a round brilliant center stone surrounded by a geometric and art deco zigzag micropavé bezel. The collection is available from 0.50 carats and upwards.
The ring starts from $11, 800
4. HARRY WINSTON, CLASSIC WINSTON, OVAL DIAMOND ENGAGEMENT RING
Unique and chic, Harry Winston’s oval diamond engagement ring features a 2.01 carat oval diamond and tapered baguette side stones mounted in a platinum setting. The contrasting shape of the baguette stones against the centre oval diamond makes for a distinctive and memorable design. Ring is available to see on appointment
. TRINITY DE CARTIER RING
Nobody does refined and exquisite jewelry quite like Cartier. The most unique ring on our list, Cartier’s Trinity De Cartier ring features a ribbon of platinum paved with diamonds that coils around the centre solitaire. The brilliant Trinity Ruban ring is said to celebrate the infinite connection of the eternal bond between a married couple. The ring is available from .5 carats and upwards. Ring is available to see on appointment
6. VAN CLEEF AND ARPELS, COUTURE SOLITAIRE
Featuring an asymmetrical shape and button hole design, Van Cleef and ArpelsCouture Solitaire is designed for women who appreciate something a little different than the norm. The platinum pavé setting surrounds the stunning center stone for a dramatic yet elegant look. The solitaire stone is available from .3ct to 1ct. Price starts from $7,950
7. TIFFANY & CO. LUCIDA WITH DIAMOND BAND
A timeless classic, Tiffany & Co’s Lucia ring features an open curved diamond band complimented by a stunning solitaire. Named after the brightest star in the constellation, the Lucida, the brilliant diamond is available in square and rectangular silhouettes. The ring is available from .3 carats and upwards. Price starts from $13,700
CHOPARD FOR EVER RING PAVÉ
The prestigious Swiss-based jewelry and watch company is renowned for its high quality materials and craftsmanship so selecting a ring from the brand is always a good investment.Its Forever Ring Pavé is a sleek yet dramatic piece that will withstand the test of time for many years to come. The feminine platinum setting is paved with 18 sparkling diamonds and compliment beautifully the round solitaire diamond. The internal part of the band is engraved with the ChopardC.
Ring is available to see on appointment
A. JAFFE FLORAL EMERALD CUT DELICATE PAVÉ
For those who adore a glamourous and “can’t miss it” silhouette, then the Jaffe Floral EmeraldCut might be your perfect match. Featuring an emerald cut diamond surrounded by brilliant pavé diamonds that merge into a two tier band, it truly is a spectacular retro piece.
Pricing starts from $5,350 (without centre diamond)
TACORI, BLOOMING BEAUTIES
Tacori, a family run business, has been crafting and designing engagement rings for almost four decades. The company has become known for its fusion of classic elegance with modern inspiration. The stunning Blooming Beauties is a sparkling three stone ring surrounded by smaller pavé diamonds and set off in a beautiful platinum band.