What Your Choice Of Engagement Ring Says About Your Personality


There are so many types of engagement ring out there, it can be hard to know which style you favour.

We mean, you’ll (hopefully) be wearing that jewel on your left hand for the rest of your life, so you want it to be a good one.

For those searching for inspiration, luxury high street jeweller Goldsmiths has given us an insight into what different rings say about their wearers. Think one of these sounds like you? Tell your other half stat…

The Brilliant Cut – The Timeless Bride

Andrea McLean

Andrea McLean is a timeless bride

Trends donโ€™t interest this blushing bride, as she prefers timeless pieces that never go out of fashion.

She is drawn to quintessential romance and may choose the brilliant cut diamond ring, considered the most classic of diamond cuts with its symmetrical shape maximising all of its reflective multi-dimensional qualities.

The Princess Cut – The Vintage Bride

Michelle Keegan's engagement ring *is* quite a big'un

Michelle Keegan’s ring is a pretty princess cut

This bride-to-be will be dreaming of a unique retro-themed wedding, and draws her creative references from eras gone by. Dating back to the 1960s, the princess cut entails sophistication and elegance.

The delicate diamond is shaped into four pointed corners, and set to best show off the beautiful shine of the stone.

The Multi Stone – The Modern Bride

Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle’s three-diamond engagement ring is a stunner

She considers herself to be a strong-minded, fashionable woman and a modern romantic at heart, so sheโ€™ll be keen to have something a little different on her finger.

The multi-stone ring uses a state-of-the-art diamond setting technique to create a larger visual appearance and one of a full stone, creating a high impact design and sparkling statement. The possibilities and shapes vary so the wearer can find a one-of-a-kind look to suit her contemporary taste.