Vintage Halo Ring

From delicate, intricately designed Victorian pieces to chunky, oversized items from the 1980s, antique and vintage jewelry is a popular genre, especially the vintage halo ring.  Depending on the quality of the stones and metals used in their construction, a vintage halo ring can also be an investment. In contrast, costume jewelry is crafted from non-precious materials, though designs may be just as complex or beautiful.  Although specific items such as necklaces, earrings, bracelets, rings, and brooches have remained popular through the ages, antique jewelry varies in design and materials depending on the era.

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This Oval Vintage Halo Engagement Ring is a shout out to the crazy engagement rings created solely by hand in the first part of the 20th century. The stones in both the halo and band are accented with milgrain while the gallery beneath the center stone is artfully cut out with ballpark squares.  There are two bands going around the shoulders for some additional decoration. 

What is Vintage Jewelry?

For example, during the Georgian period from 1714 to 1837, all jewelry was created by hand. Short necklaces, cameos, and portraits of loved ones on pendants and brooches were in demand. Queen Victoria’s rule began in 1837, marking the beginning of the Victorian period, which would last until 1901. During this time, a demand for jewelry in the mass market emerged. This resulted in semi-precious stones often being used to keep jewelry affordable. Mourning jewelry and pieces with sentimental motifs became popular. The Edwardian period, which lasted from 1901 to 1910, produced delicate and elegant jewelry.

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This is the round version of the ring above.

Diamonds and pearls set in platinum were in vogue, as were chokers, negligee pendants, and long strings of pearls worn as necklaces. Jewelry made in the Art Nouveau period from the late 1890s until the mid-1910s usually featured natural designs, as did Arts and Crafts jewelry, but flowers and the female form were particular trademarks of Art Nouveau jewelry. Glass and semi-precious stones were also common, as was the use of enamel. Between the mid-1920s and ’30s,

Why Vintage Halo Engagement Ring Designs Are So Popular

Vintage halo engagement ring designs have become increasingly popular in recent years. These timeless pieces combine the elegance of vintage styles with the sparkle and glamour of a halo setting. The intricate details and craftsmanship of vintage halo rings make them a sought-after choice for those looking for a unique and romantic engagement ring.

One reason for the popularity of vintage halo engagement ring designs is their versatility. These rings can be customized to suit individual preferences and styles. Whether you prefer a classic round diamond or a more unique shape like an oval or cushion cut. There is a vintage halo design to match your taste. Additionally, the halo setting enhances the center stone, making it appear larger and more brilliant.

Another factor that contributes to the appeal of vintage halo engagement rings is their sentimental value. Many vintage rings have a rich history and have been passed down through generations. These heirloom pieces not only hold sentimental value but also carry a sense of tradition and nostalgia. Owning a vintage halo engagement ring allows you to be a part of this history and create your own lasting memories.

Celebrities Seen Wearing Vintage Halo Engagement Rings

Vintage halo engagement rings have been making a comeback in the world of celebrities. Many A-list stars have been spotted wearing these timeless pieces of jewelry. And it adds a touch of elegance and nostalgia to their style. Celebrities such as Jennifer Aniston, Kate Middleton, and Scarlett Johansson have all been seen sporting these vintage-inspired rings, further fueling the trend.

One of the reasons why vintage halo engagement rings have become so popular among celebrities is their unique and romantic appeal. These rings often feature intricate details and craftsmanship that cannot be replicated in modern designs. The combination of the halo setting and vintage-inspired elements creates a stunning and one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry that stands out from the crowd. Celebrities are drawn to the charm and character that these rings exude, making them the perfect choice for those looking to make a statement with their engagement ring.

In addition to their aesthetic appeal, vintage halo engagement rings also hold sentimental value for many celebrities. These rings often have a rich history and may have been passed down through generations, adding to their allure. By wearing a vintage halo engagement ring, celebrities are not only showcasing their impeccable taste in jewelry.  They are also paying homage to the past. It is no wonder that these rings have become a popular choice among those in the spotlight, as they offer a unique blend of style, elegance, and sentimentality.

Vintage Halo Engagement Ring – Give Us A Chance!

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Vintage Sapphire Engagement Ring

This Custom Vintage Halo Engagement Ring has a center stone surround by swirling bulbed arches. These arches leading to a halo of 26, 1.3mm stones and accented by 2, 3mm round stones as well.  We would have removed those personally and can do so if you desire, but they were requested.  The center stone on this Custom Vintage Halo Ring is an 8x6mm oval.  However, other sizes and a few shapes could be used.

Art Deco grew in popularity and featured geometric lines, sharp angles, and bright colors. Diamonds regained popularity.  Pearls continued to be in vogue, worn in a string as either a necklace or a bracelet. More recently, during the mid-20th century, modernist jewelry has pushed vintage fine jewelry into geometric and abstract realms. This created a large demand for the vintage halo ring.

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V Halo Engagement Ring

This Vintage Halo Engagement Ring starts with a 6.5mm stone that is nestled into a V-shaped halo. The accent stones in the band are 1.3mm.  The stones on the sides of the ring start at 1mm and graduate to 2.1mm.  The top of the band has 1.5mm stones. 

For couples that will truly last the test of time, we have created a series of vintage halo ring designs. Lucas can cast his vintage halo ring designs in sterling silver, rose gold, yellow gold, white gold, palladium or platinum.  Please browse his portfolio or send him your vintage halo ring idea for an estimate.

All Custom Jewelry Is Not Created Equal

We know there are other custom jewelers who can create vintage halo ring for you.  However, there are only a few places with the skill and capabilities that we have.  Most “custom” jewelers farm the work off.  This adds to the manufacturing time as well as the cost.  It also adds another person to the mix, which can water down or change your vision as it is relayed to the actual designer.

Vintage Halo Ring – Give Us A Shot!

These custom Vintage Halo Engagement Ring designs are truly a testament to our craftsmanship, creative eye and working knowledge of jewelry design. Because each ring is individually made, no two are ever alike. You can rest assured that your rings are as uniquely made as you are.  In addition, we possess personal contacts with diamond and precious gem sources from around the world.  Consequently, we are able to ensure that the materials used to create your one-of-a-kind pieces are of the highest quality. Why settle for mass produced engagement and wedding rings at commercial chain stores? We can craft you a piece with personality? Take comfort in knowing that his main goal is to exceed your expectations.

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Click on the link to see more of our halo engagement ring designs.  Click here to learn more about custom jewelry, view our portfolio, or to contact us about a Vintage Halo Engagement Ring.  It can cost less than you think to have your very own engagement ring made just for you. Why hassle with the retail stores for boring and overpriced Vintage Halo Engagement Ring?  Give us a chance and you will wonder why you ever shopped retail in the first place.


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