Engagement ring

Thin Band Engagement Rings That Are the Epitome of Elegance

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Many engagement rings dazzle customers with large, sparkling diamonds set in wide metal bands. These rings are beautiful, to be sure, but they can look crowded and busy on smaller, more delicate fingers. So, what should you do? Try taking a look at some engagement rings with thin bands and see if you can find the right ring for your delicate sweetheart!

A brief rundown of thin band engagement rings

Thin band engagement rings aren’t rings that have been deprived of the beauty, diamond carat, or precious metal used to make the ring. They are simply rings with, you guessed it, thinner bands than the average ring on the market. None of the ring’s qualities are compromised, they’re just “compacted” for a smaller, but powerful, engagement ring appearance.

Reasons some people prefer thin band engagement rings

Flashier isn’t necessarily better to some people when it comes to engagement rings. Women who enjoy a ring with simple designs and smaller diamonds would love a thin band diamond engagement ring. A woman with smaller hands or more slender fingers would likely prefer a thinner ring because it is more proportionate. Women who work desk jobs, or jobs that don’t involve manual labor or a great deal of working with her hands in chemicals or machinery would also probably love a thin band engagement ring, as opposed to a wider, more elaborate one.

Benefits of buying a thin band engagement ring

Not only are thin band engagement rings smaller and daintier, they’re also lower in cost, which make them easier on any budget, without sacrificing any of the quality. Thinner rings are also easier to find in-store, which means you can find a wider selection of thin rings without having them special ordered. If, however, you opt for a custom-made ring, it often takes less time to make and ship than larger rings.

Tips for shopping for the perfect thin band engagement ring

Remember that the band size of thin band engagement rings is no indication of carat weight. When in doubt, ask the jewelry retailer or look up the ring you want on the jewelry website on which you’re shopping. Smaller and thinner simply means condensed. Keep in mind that there are some styles of rings that may not be available in the thin band versions. Certain diamond cuts and settings may also look different on a thinner ring than one with a wider band. Again, it doesn’t mean it’s a lesser quality or in carat weight.

Also keep the hands and lifestyle of your intended in mind when doing your ring shopping. If her job or hobbies would be hard on her hands, and thus, her jewelry, a thin band engagement ring might not be the one for her.

Our favorite thin band engagement rings

Is your head spinning from the chaos of looking for the perfect thin band engagement ring for your sweetheart? Are you at a total loss as to where to begin your search? We can help! Here are a just a few ideas for thin band engagement rings that she will love!

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Graduated Pave Diamond Engagement Ring

Unsure what size diamond your bride-to-be would prefer? This diamond engagement ring has an assortment of sizes, from the tiny diamonds at the bottom of the gemstone procession, to the larger center pave diamond, so neither you, nor she, have to choose!

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Micropave Diamond Engagement Ring

When it comes to thin band engagement rings, a micropave setting is the end all, be all. This delicate band with its tiny accent diamonds will make your center stone look even largr by comparison, which only adds to this setting's appeal.

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Ribbon Diamond Engagement Ring

This is a thin band diamond engagement ring adorned with various sized diamonds along the band in a ribbon-shaped design that wind up toward a single sparkling center diamond.

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Floral Diamond Engagement Ring

You can’t go wrong with the combination of flowers and diamonds! The entire band of this engagement ring is decorated with delicate, floral patterns and accent diamonds, garnished with a classic touch of milgrain metalwork.

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Classic Four Prong Solitaire Diamond Engagement Ring

Back to the classics! For centuries, women have fallen in love with traditional engagement rings, such as this white gold beauty with a single round-cut diamond shining proudly in the center.

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Sleek Cathedral Solitaire Engagement Ring

Of all the simple thin band engagement rings on the market, this is one of the fanciest looking, with its brilliant solitaire diamond nested inside the exquisite cathedral setting, and surrounded by smoothly polished white gold.

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Poise Basket Diamond Engagement Ring

The basket setting in which the diamond solitaire rests in this thin band engagement ring gives it a classy, elegant look that can’t be matched.

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Enchant Diamond Engagement Ring

Enchant her as she’s enchanted you with the six varied sizes of diamonds leading up to the mesmerizing center stone in this thin band engagement ring.