While every piece of jewelry you own tells a story, engagement rings crafted by artisans are meant to begin your new life together. After all, your love is written in the stars. Why not customize your ring to match? Based on your zodiac sign, here are the best fitting of colors and gems:
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19): Capricorns are an earth sign. Their personal traits reflect those of pragmatism, maturity, and discipline. Their sensibility and grounded qualities make black pearls a nice fit for their custom made engagement rings.
Aquarius (January 20 – Feb 18): As a water sign, Aquarius’ are innovative, social, outgoing and generally ahead of the curve. They’re often attracted to sapphire and turquoise gems, either set around a beautiful diamond or sparkling on its own, or sported on a silver band. An Aquarius’ engagement ring has a vast potential for creation!
Pisces (February 19 – March 20): Pisces are compassionate, caring, and empathetic. They’re also sensitive, idealistic, empathetic and kind. Often, they harmonize with silver, blue, amethyst, as well as other dark blue hues, which are a great fit for the Pisces’ unique personality and style.
Aries (March 21 – April 20) Aries are a strong willed, powerful, driven, results oriented and adventurous. Born leaders, the most suitable unique engagement ring colour is – yes, you guessed it – red. So that means rubies galore, which can be set in silver to adorn a lovely Aries bride.
Taurus (April 21 – May 21) Taurus’ are reliable, affectionate and productive planners. Their steadfast patience and persistence is true of the earth sign. They’re attracted to gems with a yellow hue, such as topaz, amber and agate.
Gemini (May 22 – June 20) – Gemini are loveable learners who absorb information and are enthusiastic about life around them. If you’re seeking handcrafted rings, consider amethyst and all jewels made of silver and steel. Essentially, any purple precious stone aligns with the Gemini’s confident nature.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22) – Cancers are sensitive, gentle listeners who provide sage advice to their loved ones. For a Cancer’s vintage engagement ring design, moonstones, pearl, white jade or emeralds set in silver or gold are perfect expressions of their kind and calm nature.
Leo (July 23 – August 22): Leos are confident, courageous, ambitious and loyal. An ideal ring would showcase copper and feature amber hues. Plus, gold is a fitting band for their strong and encouraging natures, and for an extra touch, these warm metals can be engraved to make for an incredibly personal ring.
Virgo (August 23 – Sept 22): Gentle, observant, self-sufficient and analytical, Virgos are attracted naturally to darker hued jewels. A dark silver band combined with black or deep purple gems and jewels will best create a Virgo’s unusual engagement ring.
Libra (Sept 23 – Oct 22): Libra’s are the great balancers and thinkers who use their talents of grace, charm and diplomacy to help others. When you’re looking for a Libra’s engagement ring, keep the colors amber, topaz and aquamarine in mind, as they strengthen and inspire the Libra. Paired with silver, these gems and jewels also highlight the balancing aspect of a Libra.
Scorpios (Oct 23 – Nov 21): Scorpio’s have a natural inclination toward silver metals. Their resourceful natures, mixed with their loyal and passionate attitude, help maintain their powerful presences. Scorpio’s should focus on gems colored with garnet, red corals, rubies and yellow sapphire.
Sagittarius (November 22 -December 21): Sagittarius’ are larger than life! They’re free, honest, outgoing and generous. Their key gems are yellow sapphire, golden topaz, ruby and red coral or anything blue. Their opulent nature lends itself perfectly to and heirloom unusual engagement rings.