Solitaires with a Twis – A new spin on classic styles for the refined brides-to-be

Solitaires with a Twis – A new spin on classic styles for the refined brides-to-be

Think back to classics 1965 Mustang, Coca-cola, Frank Sinatra, and Audrey Hepburn. These icons have withstood the test of time, bringing nostalgia and happiness to our lives. These classics continue to inspire us with their multi-generational appeal. Likewise, solitaires are another timeless trend that has yet to fade away. Long a symbol of sophistication and grace, these timeless options have served as staple choices for decades, withstanding the test of time.
Why are solitaires a classic? They’re simple and refined. And there’s no better way to show off a gorgeous diamond than with a shank and mounting that directs onlookers to the center stone’s brilliance.
At a glance, each ring featured here shines as a solitaire. But closer inspection reveals their intricate design and accents. With the custom jewelry creations featured below, I have set out to create styles that remained faithful to the solitaire’s proven aesthetic while incorporating fresh details that fashionable brides are sure to appreciate. Best of all, these special, subtle features don’t detract from the beauty of the center stone– they enhance it!

Valeria Custom Jewelry | Beaded Solitaire Engagement Ring Valeria Custom Jewelry | Beaded Solitaire Engagement Ring

From an overhead view, this style seems like a simple solitaire ring. But peer underneath the head for silky scrollwork and a hidden gem. Influenced by the Baroque period, this ring adds intricate beaded details to its classic form.

Valeria Custom Jewelry | Knife edged, 6 Prong Solitaire Ring Valeria Custom Jewelry | Knife edged, 6 Prong Solitaire Ring

This ring features two fascinating twists. A six prong setting is an easy way to make any simple solitaire distinctive. This design goes further by detailing the bottom of each prong with a diamond-accented heart motif. Then the knife-edge shank adds depth and dimension that keeps the design simple, yet elegant.

 Valeria Custom Jewelry | Accented Cathedral Solitaire Ring Valeria Custom Jewelry | Accented Cathedral Solitaire Ring

With its subtle arches, this solitaire ring is robust, yet delicate. Small diamonds take discreet refuge in the bridge of this striking cathedral setting.