10 of the Hottest Engagement Ring Trends Right Now

Ready to pop the question? There's just one minor detail to figure out — the perfect ring. With so many styles to choose from, shopping for an engagement ring can be totally overwhelming. To help you out, our friends at Blue Nile pulled together a list of this year's most popular engagement ring styles. 

1. Rose Gold

The hottest gold color: Rose! This coppery shade is flattering on all skin tones and puts a modern twist on a traditional look. 

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Classic Halo Diamond Engagement Ring in 14k Rose Gold (1/4 ct. tw.), $1,190

2. Asscher Cut Diamonds

Fancy cut diamonds are rising in popularity, and the Asscher cut's squared shape makes it perfect for adorning the band.

blue nile asscher cut diamond engagement ring
Asscher Cut Diamond Engagement Ring in Platinum (1 ct. tw.), $3,950


3. Sapphires

Adding "something blue" is a great way to make your ring more unique. 

blue nile garland sapphire and diamond engagement ring
Garland Sapphire and Diamond Engagement Ring in Platinum, $2,910

4. Classic With a Twist

Solitaire settings will never go out of style, but you can increase the uniqueness factor by adding delicate details on the band.

blue nile hand engraved profile solitaire diamond engagement ring
Hand Engraved Profile Solitaire Engagement Ring in Platinum, $1,200

5. Pavé Settings

Add a little extra bling to your ring with pavé diamonds on the band. 

blue nile french pave diamond engagement ring
French Pave Diamond Engagement Ring in Platinum (1/4 ct. tw.), $1,580

6. Micropavé Diamonds

Shrinking down your diamonds means you can add sparkle in even more places — like the sides of the band and around the stone — so that your ring sparkles from all angles.

blue nile studio imperial micropav diamond engagement ring
Blue Nile Studio Imperial Micropav Diamond Engagement Ring in Platinum (2/5 ct. tw.), $2,970

7. Double-Banded Halos

The split band lined with pavé-set diamonds adds extra sparkle to the halo setting.

blue nile studio cambridge halo diamond engagement ring
Blue Nile Studio Cambridge Halo Diamond Engagement Ring in Platinum (1/2 ct. tw.), $3,450

8. Flat Solitaires

Perfect for a minimalist bride, this ring's flat profile is a modern take on the classic yellow gold solitaire. 

blue nile flat solitaire engagement ring
Flat Solitaire Engagement Ring in 18k Yellow Gold (5mm), $790

9. Vintage-Inspired

Vintage rings are beloved for their intricate details. Give your ring an heirloom quality with milgrain detailing and pavé diamonds on a twisted band.

blue nile petite vintage pav leaf diamond engagement ring
Petite Vintage Pav Leaf Diamond Engagement Ring in 14k White Gold (1/4 ct. tw.), $920

10. Framed

Elegantly frame your center diamond with marquise and petite round stones.

blue nile fiore diamond engagement ring
Fiore Diamond Engagement Ring in 14k White Gold (1/2 ct. tw.), $1,370

Tell us: Which style is your favorite?

—Kristen Klein