Do you want an engagement ring as multifaceted as you are? Design your own bauble that both celebrates your love and reflects your creative streak. Many jewelers will work with you to fashion a unique setting: At Cartier, you can pair loose stones with one of four classic settings; at Leviev, choose from different shapes and sizes to find the diamond that suits you best; Varna, Graff, and Katharine James can customize your ring's band and setting; and Royal Asscher lets you have your wedding date or a private sentiment laser-inscribed on your diamond.
1. Cartier 1895 Solitaire in Platinum
2. Brilliant-Cut D Diamond with Pear-Shaped Diamonds, Leviev.
3. Contessa ring set in platinum, Varna.
4. Cushion-cut diamond with pav band set in platinum, Graff.
5. Juliets maiden ring set in platinum, Katharine James, $6,700.
6. Harry Winston, Harry Winston.
7. Royal Asscher deco three-stone engagement ring, Royal Asscher, from $17,000.