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2022 is here and love is in the air. Whether you’re thinking about popping the question on the slopes, a Valentine’s engagement, or if you’re just looking to find the perfect ring down the road, don’t miss out on the top engagement ring trends of 2022.
Trend #1: Unique Accents
The classic single diamond is timeless, but don’t count out unique diamond accents in your ring to stand out from the crowd. The three stone design and unique cuts are in!
Trend #2: Large Layered Stacks
If one is good, more is better! Sparkle is the name of the game with this “go big or go home” style. Perfectly matched bridal sets of two or more bands is here to stay.
Trend #3: Colored Gemstones
There is nothing wrong with classic, but a colored gem such as an emerald or sapphire will have heads turning with its unique look. Make your engagement unique to you!
Trend #4: Gender Inclusive
2022 is seeing a rise in gender inclusive rings with a larger variety of sizes and looks to impress regardless who is wearing it.
Trend #5: Men’s
Often resembling the classic wedding band, men’s traditional gold bands are featuring diamonds, gemstones, and accents more frequently. Try a center solitaire gem for a unique look.
Trend #6: 80s Retro
The chunkier styles and unique split-shank design around a center diamond of the 80s is back! Express your style!
Trend #7: Non-Traditional
If there is one rule in 2022, it is to shop uniquely! styles like the toi et moi have risen in popularity, and there is no reason to think “traditionally” for your ring!
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