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17 Mar, 2023 | Gemstone | Gem Selection

When it comes to engagement rings, diamonds are without a doubt the women's first pick. But times are changing, and better alternatives are entering the market to provide you with the same elegance and dignity. Diamonds are not in everyone's price range, thus they are not a viable alternative for individuals who do not want to spend money on pricey rings. Diamond rings face stiff competition from a variety of alternatives. We'll talk about them here and make you more aware of them. Diamond alternatives are gaining popularity in the market since they keep grace and are best suited for the big day. Let us examine a few of the alternatives that fit best as an engagement ring.


This gemstone is well-known as diamond of diamonds and serves as an excellent substitute for diamonds. It is made of silicon carbide and is one of the toughest stones on the planet, proving that this gemstone provides durability and a promising hand that will never leave your side. If you want an economical band that has the same elegance as a diamond but is less expensive, these rings are the ideal option. You can wear moissanite rings as a gesture of affection. This stone is not as well-known as diamonds, but it is gaining popularity among consumers looking for an alternative to traditional rings.

In comparison to diamonds, moissanite rings are more resistant to scratches and shattering. As we all know, diamonds come from mines that are ruled by conflicts and hurt the environment; on the other hand, moissanite stone is manufactured in labs and is more ethical and environmentally friendly; this is also one of the key reasons why people choose moissanite over diamonds. Moissanite is available in a variety of shapes and sizes, including round, princess cut, emerald cut, oval, pear, and many others.


Blue sapphires are already well-known in the market but gained popularity when they became a pick of celebrities. White sapphire is also a new name in the business. This is a translucent stone that acted as an excellent substitute for diamond. If you are on a tight budget and want rings that can withstand the allure of a diamond, white sapphire is an excellent choice. Sapphires come in a variety of colors; sapphires get their color from the natural elements found on the earth's surface, but white sapphires are the rarest of all since they were unaffected by the earth's elements and so stay as a pure crystal.

These sapphires require special care because they can become dull if left unclear for an extended period of time. Unlike diamonds, they do not retain their clarity and lose their luster rapidly. This can also be used as an engagement ring and will undoubtedly add to your grace on your wedding day. Among all jewels, white sapphire is the cheapest.


White Topaz has many defects and inclusions, therefore it must go through a number of procedures to become clearer and more brilliant. White topaz is one of the purest forms of topaz, and unlike diamonds, it can be cut into numerous facets.

White sapphire is also gaining popularity as an engagement ring, but keep in mind that these gems are not as sparkling as diamonds but retain the shine of diamonds. If you want a modest and exquisite looking engagement ring at an affordable price, white topaz is also a perfect option. It is said that this diamond is one of nature's greatest gifts that can be worn to increase honor and status. A white topaz ring comes in a number of forms and sizes, and if you're lucky, you might even find one that looks like a diamond.

There is no need to buy a costly ring when these alternatives are accessible. These alternatives can save a lot of your money by providing the same glory and class. 

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