Even though diamond rings are what many girls dream of wearing on their ring-finger at their weddings, chances are that your bride-to-be may not fancy them. Sure diamonds are beautiful and sparkly but they are also way too expensive. On the contrary, gems are lustrous too and the transparent clear colored stone will just make the ring stand out. Here are the top gemstones that you can present at the wedding to get an exuberant “Yes” from the bride:
The superb blue sapphires have a touch of old Victorian era romantic feeling about them. The gem of stones has a rating of 9 on the Mohs scale and they are right next to diamonds which have a rating of 10. Did you know that Princess Diana’s engagement ring has a sapphire stone? The ring later [passed on to Kate Middleton. Truly sapphire is the best “imperial” alternative to diamonds. They are, however, more expensive than other gemstones.
Rubies can truly be called geological miracles. These royal stones are called the Queen of stones. There is nothing better than slipping a ruby ring in the finger of the princess of your heart. The exuberant reddish tones of the stone will depict your massive love for the bride. The crimson-hued gemstone will definitely pump up the romance.
The gemstone has a fantastic greenish shade which keep all the attraction revert back to your bride’s fingers. Most women love emeralds. The vibrant gemstone is said to bring lots of good fortune so if you posses a mystical soul then who knows maybe the stone will bring luck to you and your spouse?
Amethysts are a cost-effective alternative for a diamond ring. They have the rank 7 on Mohs scale. The beautiful lavender hue of amethysts can be paired with a metallic setting of either light gold or rose gold. You can also opt for silver setting will also look terrific with the purplish gemstone.