While classic styles remain strong for engagement rings and wedding bands, couples are also looking for unique styles that speak to their individuality. The bridal business means big business, so make sure you and your staff are prepared to showcase the latest bridal jewelry trends and styles. Here we spotlight four ring trends that engaged couples will be seeking throughout this year and next,. All examples are the beautiful jewelry of JA Supplier Members.
The baguette, a popular cut during the Art Deco period, is poised for a huge comeback. Baguettes make a natural accent to nearly every other cut of center stone. New to the market are the influx of baguette diamond wedding bands for women. Set horizontally, the bands offer a fresh yet romantic new style of eternity band.
Leave it to celebrities to shed light on a trend that has been mounting. Fancy shaped diamonds – such as cushion, emerald, radiant, pear and marquise – are embraced by newely engaged celebrities. Lady Gaga just received a heart shaped diamond, so don't be surprised -- be prepared -- for requests for seldom asked for stones to become more frequent.