A classic three stone engagement ring is getting popular since Meghan Markle and Duchess of Sussex is wearing one. Here are some tips to understand this engagement ring style.
A three stone engagement ring represents past, present, and future. It typically has one center stone with two side stones of the same size or smaller. It is rich in meaning as it symbolizes friendship, love, and fidelity. A round brilliant diamond is the most famous diamond shape, so it’s very common to see three round brilliant diamond engagement ring. Other popular diamond shapes may include oval, princess or cushion. Even Emerald cut three diamond engagement ring also looks very sophisticated as the symmetry of emerald brings grace to the ring. Mix and match are also in trend as long as this ring style is concerned. Jewelry designers consider the color grade to give the ring a harmonious look. For that, they pick the side stones which have color grades identical or close to the center diamond’s color grade. Colors matter more in three stone engagement ring than the clarity of the diamonds. It’s better to have similar clarities but it’s not necessary to have an identical clarity. The Rubies and Sapphires are considered to add a pop of color to your three stone diamond engagement ring as the side stones. These two colored gemstones are cherished for their beauty and since they both are 9 on the Moh’s scale of hardness, it makes them durable and long-lasting choice.
The diamond cut is the most important factor in how a diamond sparkles. But what is better? A three stone diamond engagement ring or a solitaire engagement ring? If diamonds are of equal size and quality, a three stone diamond engagement ring would have more sparkle than a solitaire engagement ring. But if the diamond cuts are different, or the shapes are different, it is necessary to view the solitaire ring and the three stone diamond engagement ring under different lighting environments.
The three stone engagement ring has enchanted for quite a long time – and is presently particularly chic. Pick a lovely one, and you'll have an engagement ring that is immortal.