Alternative Engagement Rings: A Gemstone Guide
Diamonds may be known as a girls’ best friend but, they are not the only gemstone to pop a question with. There are a lot of gemstones you can choose from which can be great alternatives to a diamond engagement ring.
Different gemstones symbolize a lot of many different things. If you want a gemstone that symbolizes love, passion, courage, and emotion, go for ruby. If you want a gemstone that symbolizes humility and sincerity, go for amethyst. If you want a gemstone that symbolizes honesty, loyalty, purity, and trust, go for sapphire. If you want a gemstone that symbolizes youth, hope, health, and fidelity, go for aquamarine. For more gemstones you can use as substitute for diamonds, and what they symbolize, check the very detailed and beautifully presented infographic below.