Four Favorite Diamond Solitaires
The classic diamond solitaire showcases the beauty, brilliance and sparkle of one perfect diamond. Here are four of our favorites from the collections of James Allen, Whiteflash and Brian Gavin…
Four Diamond Solitaires
The First three settings are our three favorite versions of the classic 1886 six-prong Tiffany style diamond solitaire engagement ring.
The first is a beautiful handcrafted design by James Allen. The prongs are “scalloped claw” and this setting is available in white, yellow and rose gold and platinum. Matched with a high quality GIA 1 carat diamond, the ring will go for around $6900.
Next is a classic “Tiffany Style” Six Prong Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring by the renowned designer Vatche. This ring is considered by many to be one of the finest solitaire settings on the market. Matched with a super high quality 1 carat diamond from the “A Cut Above”, “Hearts and Arrows” Super Ideal Round Cut Diamond Collection, the ring will cost about $11,000. The “A Cut Above” line offers some of the finest cut diamonds in the world.
Six Prong Knife-Edge Diamond Ring
Vatche Six Prong Solitaire Engagement Ring
Third [below] is Brian Gavin’s Tiffany style setting, designed to showcase one of their top of the line Signature Collection diamonds. A Signature Collection, AGS0 rated diamond, will offer the ultimate in Light Performance. Matching this setting with a 1 carat “Hearts and Arrows” Round Cut Signature Collection diamond, the ring will sell for about $8800.
Lastly [below] is a versatile 4-prong setting from James Allen. This “presentation” setting, selling for under $200, works for either a round cut or princess cut diamond. This setting is great for entry-level rings, or any ring where you want to spend the majority of your budget on the diamond. When matched with a good quality 0.5 carat princess cut diamond, the ring can be purchased for under $1000. Matching it with a high-quality GIA 1 carat round cut diamond the ring will sell for about $6300. See our article on The Classic Solitaire Engagement Ring for more information.
Classic Style Solitaire Knife Edge
2mm Knife Edge Solitaire Ring
Of course depending upon your budget you may need to select a different sized diamond, but whatever you should decide, you can be assured that the classic diamond solitaire setting will always be one of the most desirable engagement ring styles.