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Top 10 Engagement Rings Under $1000

Unique Engagement Rings For The Future Bride-to-Be

Unique Engagement Rings For The Future Bride-to-Be

Planning a wedding can be one of the most delightful and exciting experiences of a lifetime. Not so secretly, it can also be quite pricey. The engagement ring is obviously one of the main events when it comes to tying the knot, but that doesn’t mean you should have to shell out all of your savings to buy a meaningful piece. Smaller brands are filling the void in the engagement ring market, making thoughtful, unique, and eye-catching pieces at reasonable and fair price points. We searched the Web to find 10 of those brands favorite and most popular rings so you don't have to waste any more time finding the perfect sparkle.  Enjoy browsing the following highlighted pieces that cost less than a grand and are just as unique and special as the future bride-to-be. Opening image: catbirdnyc.com

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November 9, 2017

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Catbird Jewelry Moon Flower Ring
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Catbird Jewelry Moon Flower Ring

BEST FOR: The stylish, understated bride. This ring focuses on unique and vintage simplicity.

FUN FACT: This ring is handmade in Brooklyn. 

I+I 14-Karat Gold Diamond Ring

BEST FOR: This ring is perfect for the contemporary, minimal bride. Sparkle with a side of subtlety. Sign us up!

LOVED FOR: This circular setting gives the shine of a large gem while staying economic.

Suzanne Kalan Fireworks 18k Gold Diamond Cluster Ring

LOVED FOR: The trendy, asymmetrical style

FUN FACT: This timely piece comes in the oh, so popular rose gold colorway. 

DiamondForGood Prong Set Unique Solitaire Ring Engagement Band

FUN FACT: This style comes in pink, white, and yellow.

USERS SAID: “Absolutely beautiful, sparkly ring! Love it already!”

Zoe Chicco Diamond Bezel Ring

USERS SAID: “Diamonds are a good size and seem to be great quality- so much sparkle!”

STYLE WITH: More minimal bands. This style is easily stackable.

LaMoreDesign Floral Aquamarine Engagement Ring in 14k White Gold

USERS SAID: “This was the best purchase I have made! Fiancé is in love with it and the compliments are heart felt. Perfection”

LOVED FOR: The unique, yet subtle color

Bony Levy Iris Double Semiprecious Stone & Diamond Ring

USERS SAID: “Gorgeous ring. Unique and delicate with a touch of sparkle!”

STYLE WITH: Classic, simpler pieces to let the asymmetric style pop. 

Carried Jewels Rainbow Moonstone & White Sapphire Duchess Ring

LOVED FOR: The photogenic silhouette

FUN FACT: This style comes in rose, white, and yellow gold.

Jennie Kwon Opal Reese Ring

LOVED FOR: The eye-catching, vintage style

FUN FACT: This brand always offers free shipping.

Catbird Painter's Blue Sapphire Ring

LOVED FOR: The stunning, blue hue

FUN FACT: These rings are handmade in California.

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