Emeralds are for spring and well being. They are the most ancient gemstone discoveries and were treasured for their healing properties. A fine emerald with intense hue is even costlier than diamond and is very rare. These fascinating gemstones because of their radiant green are loved by jewelry makers and buyers. In fact emerald engagement rings are popular among royalties and celebrities since time immemorial.
Cleopatra had her own emerald mines and she was highly fond of the bold green miracle of nature. Queen Victoria had also chosen emeralds for her engagement ring and Jackie Kennedy was given a brilliant cut emerald and diamond engagement ring by the then senator John F. Kennedy.
The shine and grace of emerald is still same and its popularity as engagement stone is growing gradually. This member of beryl family holds the hardness of 7.5 to 8 on moh’s scale which makes it a good option for fine jewelry. Emerald signifies nature, growth and eternity.
So in an engagement ring when it is set in the center of diamond halo in platinum prong or bezel setting, it means you want eternal, growing relation filled with romance and love resembling the blossom of spring. Platinum is a precious metal that never goes out of shine and prong or bezel setting means strong holding. Diamonds halo expresses divine and timeless commitment.
Isn’t that enough to choose an emerald engagement ring for making the moment an unforgettable one. Whether your choice is the old style bling or the modern design with some ethnic blend, you can easily get a perfect piece of your thought.
From vintage and bold rings to classic solitaires and sleek bands and eternity rings a wide range of emerald rings are available at the stores. So simply get an emerald ring and treasure that million dollar smile!