The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall

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The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
There's no earthly way of knowing, which direction your ring is going…

We're laying it all out today: one-of-a-kind custom rings from our longtime partner, Joseph Jewelry. We've seen their stellar work for years now, but this time, we're taking it to a whole nutha level. All of these rings we're scoping out today used their custom design process, both in person and online, and each took their ring dreams into a new realm of awesome.

We've actually been through the process of customizing a ring with Joseph Jewelry and it.is.amazing. The artisans and designers are SKILLED and so ready to make your idea come to life. Here's how they do it.

But I digress…

Joseph Jewelry is also featured in our Offbeat Vendors guide!
We're here today to talk about rings you'll NEVER see at the mall or your chain jewelry store. These are the most non-basic engagement rings y'all will ever see. From custom-cut gemstones to diamonds surrounded by black ceramic (WUT) to sandblasted gold, these are some of the most unique, most intriguing, and most gorgeous rings we've ever seen. Bonus: many of them utilize lab-grown diamonds and gemstones.

Find one you love? Click on the photo and Joseph Jewelry can create it for you. Or, even better, find inspiration and have the designers customize it to your tastes. A different gemstone, a different metal, extra stones, a whole new setting based on another ring you saw elsewhere… make it yours, baby. Now, let's get to the bling already!

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Aquamarine and Diamond Engagement Ring
The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
This ring has an emerald cut diamond surrounded by a black ceramic halo(!) and accented with grey diamonds. Be still my heart!

An emerald cut diamond surrounded by a black ceramic halo(!) and accented with grey diamonds. This is the most dapper, tuxedo-fancy looking ring. I WANT IT.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Organic Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring

This fab organic engagement ring features a solitaire diamond set in unplated white gold. It was created for a couple as part of a matching bridal set that also included the women’s wedding band and the men’s band.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Black and White Diamond Engagement Ring

An asscher cut diamond set in the compass position in black rhodium-plated white gold, with alternating black and white diamond accents lined with milgrain on the band below. Sign me up to marry this ring.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Alexandrite, Blue and Purple Sapphire and Diamond Halo Engagement Ring

This custom ring was made for someone who already had the beautiful oval alexandrite. It's prong set in the center of a double halo, with various shades of sapphires split prong set closest to the stone, and split prong set white diamonds on the outside.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Emerald, Black and White Diamond Engagement Ring

This ring features a round emerald in the center of a halo of alternating black and white diamonds, with additional diamond and amethyst accents on the white gold shank. That little pop of purple, though!

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Two-Tone Purple Sapphire Engagement Ring

More purple, but a totally different look. This ring has a round purple sapphire in the center of a modified halo of lavender sapphires. The two-tone band incorporates a lily design as well, and contrasting finishes help highlight the details.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Black Diamond Halo Engagement Ring

This ring was a labor or love to include the tiny details their client wanted to include. And the result shows all the love that went into it. Don't miss the tiny pop of green!

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Rose Gold Purple and Pink Sapphire and Diamond Engagement Ring

Rose gold and purple and pink sapphires? This is like our childhood princess dreams come to life.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Yellow Gold Sandblasted Diamond Engagement Ring

This ring is part of a set that features a round brilliant cut diamond in a four prong yellow gold setting, accented with baguette and round diamonds as well as milgrain beading on the sandblasted shank.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Two-Tone Diamond Engagement Ring

You've got to look at this one from all angles. It makes a STATEMENT. It was created for a client alongside a matching pair of diamond earrings. Yep, you can do that, too. It's not just rings!

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall
Custom Orange Sapphire Engagement Ring

OMG an orange sapphire? It's stoking flames in my heart.

The most non-basic engagement rings you won't find at the mall

And of course, you can include all of the symbolism, interests, hobbies, and seriously anything else you'd like into your rings or ring set. Get yourself over to Joseph Jewelry with your ring dreams ready to fly from your head and into the hands of their designers.

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