Rose gold is a huge trend for engagement rings this year, and the appeal is clear. Its romantic warmth brings a stunning contrast to the brilliant whiteness of diamonds. The metal is both traditional and unusual, ideal for those who want a ring that stands out from the crowd. Here are our favorite rose gold engagement rings as worn by the stars.
Blake Lively’s engagement ring features a light pink oval-cut diamond, set into a double band of delicate rose gold. Tiny micropavé diamonds adorn the slim bands, while a traditional four-prong setting secures the stunning center stone.
Blake’s not the only former Gossip Girl who’s a rose gold fan. Leighton Meester, who recently said “I do” with The OC star Adam Brody, wears a bezel-set cushion-cut diamond on a thin rose gold band with small side stones. Her wedding band features what look to be round French-set diamonds, also set in rose gold.
Fashion designer and reality star Whitney Port got engaged to Tim Rosenman in November 2013 and wears a beautiful oval-cut French-set diamond band engagement ring in rose gold. Feminine and subtly quirky, it’s perfect for Whitney’s playful yet stylish look.
While Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise didn’t last, the Dawson Creek star’s engagement ring was one of our favorite celebrity styles. Katie’s center diamond, a gorgeous oval-cut, was set in a rose gold head, adorned with micropavé diamonds. The setting connects to a platinum band, for a very unique and stylish piece. Tom worked with Tacori engagement rings to create the perfect custom design for his bride to be.
Teresa Palmer’s rose gold engagement ring has a rose quartz center stone, rather than a diamond. French-set diamonds run seamlessly along its slim band for a look that blends modern and vintage flair. Says Teresa, Just got my beautiful ring…Stone of the heart. Exactly me.” Morganite engagement rings have a similar feminine pink hue to rose quartz gems, while peach sapphire engagement rings are another chic alternative.
Nashville’s Hayden Panettiere wears a six-carat emerald-cut engagement ring on a split-shank rose gold band. The star, who is engaged to boxer Wladimir Klitschko, apparently helped design the ring herself. The double band frames her distinctive choice of diamond shape, for an antique-inspired yet on-trend look.
Naya Rivera who was just married July 19, wears this stunning oval-cut halo engagement ring. Set in platinum, with an 18kt rose gold band that weaves in and out of the setting, it is estimated to be worth around $100k. The Glee star was previously engaged to rapper Big Sean. He proposed with a cushion-cut halo engagement ring.
Which of these celebrity rose gold engagement rings is your favorite? Are you looking for the perfect ring in rose gold? Let us know in the comments!