We know that the round brilliant diamonds are always a classic style and they go really well with traditional as well as contemporary designs. Most people prefer round brilliant diamond engagement rings for its amazing bling, but there are a few alternatives to it as well that offer stunning sparkle and value for money.
The cushion cut diamonds have grown dramatically popular after Meghan Markle was seen wearing a diamond ring with cushion diamond as the centerpiece. This shape features rounded corners and can have rectangular or square shape.
The oval cut was designed in the 1960’s, and is a modern version of the round brilliant cut. This is a great alternative to round brilliant diamond engagement rings and is the best choice for those who prefer the brilliance of the round cut but need something unique. Oval diamond rings can create the illusion of longer fingers as well.
The pear cut diamond shape combines the marquise and the oval shapes to form a teardrop shape. This cut has spectacular brilliance like that of a round brilliant. If you purchase a pear cut diamond ring, make sure to check the symmetry of the ring and avoid the ones with bow tie effect.