The cushion cut engagement ring is not only beautiful, but it's verges on the unique. Many people choose round or princess because of the timeless nature of the shape, but the cushion cut diamond not only dates back to the Victorian Era it is also one of the most brilliant cuts you can get.
Sapphires are a great alternative to diamonds when it comes to jewelry, especially engagement rings. They offer a unique opportunity for new colors, and a wide range of interesting combinations between gems and metal bands. While diamonds are consistently the more popular stone of choice when it comes to engagement rings, it is a lesser-known fact that sapphires are significantly more rare than the diamond especially the Padparadscha Sapphire.