5 Most Popular Styles Of Engagement Rings

5 Most Popular Styles Of Engagement Rings

It's no secret that the cut of the stone makes all the difference when finding the engagement ring of your or your partner's dreams. We have made the discovery process a little simpler by curating the 5 most sought-after engagement ring styles that showcase stunning, exclusive designs that will never go out of style.


Round Brilliant Cut

Despite a rise in popularity of fancy cuts, some things never change. The round cut is still a firm favourite amongst those looking for engagement rings. Blending classic with modern, it’s no secret why the round cut remains a favourite amongst brides-to-be. The precise cut creates optimal light and intense sparkle. The result? A Skydiamond engagement ring to impress in all settings. .

If you are romantic and traditional, the round cut is for you. 

Round brilliant engagement ring on hand.


Oval Cut

Essentially an elongated version of a round diamond, the oval cut combines the brilliance of a round cut with the flattering shape of a marquise cut, creating a beautiful and elegant appearance. Known for its versatility, it’s creeping up to the round cut for popularity making it a winning choice. 

If you want a balance of classic and contemporary elegance in your engagement ring, the oval cut could be for you.

Skydiamond oval cut engagement ring - ecomm image.


Cushion Cut

A timeless classic dating back to the 18th century, the cushion cut is often a preferred choice for couples, with a square-cut combination with rounded corners. Timeless and elegant, the exquisite classic cushion cut engagement ring exudes sophistication and romance. 

If you are somewhat nostalgic and fashionable, the cushion cut is for you. 

Cushion cut engagement ring on hand.


Emerald Cut

The emerald cut is a rectangular or square shape with trimmed corners, recognised by its step-cut facets, creating a hall-of-mirrors effect. This cut emphasises clarity and highlights the stone's natural brilliance rather than sparkle. Emerald cut engagement rings are renowned for their elegance, sophistication, and vintage-inspired appeal. 

For the independent and confident, the emerald cut is for you.

Emerald engagement ring on hands with plain background.


Radiant Cut

If you're looking for a distinctive yet glamorous engagement ring, the radiant cut could be for you. A radiant cut engagement ring features a diamond or gemstone cut that combines the elegance of emerald cut with the brilliance of round cut stones. This unique combination creates a stunning play of light and brilliance, making radiant cut engagement rings highly sought after for their sparkle and elegance.

Radiant cut engagement ring.


If ring shopping is new to you, now you have decided on your cut, you can brush up your Skydiamond setting knowledge with our simple guide. You can also choose to have your dream ring designed just for you with our bespoke services. Whatever your preference, you can rest assured that our star-born engagement rings are hand-crafted with the finest sustainable materials and are designed to last a lifetime.

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