6 Minimal Engagement Rings That Prove Simple Is Striking

An engagement ring should reflect the personal style of the bride-to-be. After all, it's a piece of jewelry she'll wear for the rest of her life. While side stones, sparkling pavé details, and ornate embellishments make for stunning engagement rings, an understated design can prove just as striking. For women who define their style as more pared-back, minimal engagement rings are the right choice.

While all of our rings are completely customizable, we've rounded up seven of our best selling minimalist-approved designs to get you started. From impeccable solitaires that stand out against delicate bands to sleek side stones that don't distract to an unexpected setting that's just as clean

Head below to browse seven minimal engagement rings that show how a simple design can make for a stunning showstopper.

1. Round Brilliant Solitaire Engagement Ring

As classic as it gets, a round brilliant solitaire allows your diamond to be the star of the show.

2. Whisper Thin™ Engagement Ring

For our Whisper Thin® setting, we use a barely-there band and platinum prongs to enhance the diamond's brilliance. For a gorgeous detail that's out of sight on first glance, add a hidden halo for a striking way to turn up the sparkle while still keeping things beautifully minimal.

3. Whisper Thin™ with Pavé Engagement Ring

Here's proof that pavé can enhance a band without detracting from your diamond.

4. Round with Baguette Side Stones Engagement Ring

A side-stone design that's still simple and clean is possible. Tapered side stones that blend into the band make for a beautiful finish.

5. 'The Hannah' Engagement Ring

An antique diamond is made modern in this minimalist setting.

6. Old European Cut Bezel-Set Engagement Ring

For an unexpected design that's still clean and refined, this bezel-set engagement ring is a standout.

Interested in more minimal designs? Shop our simple gold jewelry pieces made for minimalists.