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8 Types of Engagement Rings for a Valentine’s Day Proposal Including A Megan Fox Lookalike

From radiant rubies and timeless vintage pieces to ornate diamond pavés and green emeralds a la Megan Fox, we’re looking for an extra helping of romance as we scout out the best engagement rings for a Valentine’s Day proposal.

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Megan Fox’s engagement ring. Credit: Stephen Webster

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner and engagement season still in full-flow, love is most definitely in the air and we’ve got a sneaky suspicion a few of you have been bookmarking engagement ring pages and dropping some not-so-subtle hints about diamond shapes and sizes, especially after Megan Fox brought the emerald green ring trend back after her engagement to Machine Gun Kelly, estimated to cost an incredible $300,000.

If your partner does need another gentle nudge, however, point them in the direction of our edit of engagement rings perfect for a Valentine’s Day proposal. From heart-shaped diamonds to radiant rubies, jewellery designers have amped up the romance to create some swoon-worthy pieces for February 14th.

Read More: Top Tips for Proposing on Valentine’s Day 

8 Engagement Rings for a Valentine’s Day Proposal

Emerald Green Ring

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Baunat Toi et Moi ring in platinum with round diamond and emerald, £2,730

We’ve been totally inspired by Megan Fox’s engagement ring and emerald green symbolises a happy and successful marriage, so is the perfect choice this Valentine’s Day. We love this two-stone version that emanates Megan Fox’s engagement ring.

Buy now from Baunat

Romantic Ruby Ring

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Alicia J Diamonds bespoke ruby ring
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A classic symbol of love and romance, thanks to their evocative red hues, if there was ever a gem stone made for Valentine’s Day it would be a ruby. Ruby rings are becoming increasingly popular for engagement rings and would make a stand-out choice for a Valentine’s Day proposal like this Alicia J Diamonds version. They offer a bespoke service that allows you to design a one-of-a-kind piece of luxury ruby jewellery with their resident gemstone experts.

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Pink Gemstone Ring

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Astteria Vert Light Pink Diamond Ring, £7,622

A more subtle nod to the pink and red tones synonymous with all things love and Saint Valentine, an engagement ring with pink diamonds, pink sapphires or pink morganite can add a pop of colour to traditional ring designs like this gorgeous Astteria version.

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A Heart-Shaped Diamond Ring

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77 Diamonds Muse Heart Engagement Ring, £1,188

Stepping away from traditional cuts, a heart-shaped diamond makes a bold statement but there’s no denying it’s a romantic one. Whether a solitaire or surrounded by a pavé of smaller stones, if there was ever a day to propose with a heart-shaped engagement ring it’s Valentine’s Day.

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The New Rose Gold

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Fenton Trilogy Emerald Rose Gold Ring, £2,850

If you’re planning to pop the question this Valentine’s Day, you may have drilled down your search for the perfect ring into two colour criteria: yellow or white gold. However, a new hue is pushing its way to the forefront. And while the words ‘rose gold’ may conjure images of cocktail jewellery for some brides-to-be, the warm tones of this green engagement ring from Fenton provides a more sophisticated take on the trend.

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Vintage Engagement Rings

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Jenny Packham Three Stone Art Deco Style Ring, £3,750

There’s something about a vintage piece that just exudes romance. From opulent Edwardian finery to bold and striking Art Deco, a vintage engagement ring is guaranteed to set hearts racing on Valentine’s Day – and tongues wagging when you share a picture of the rock for your engagement announcement.

Buy now from Goldsmiths

Personalised Birthstone Engagement Ring

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Alicia J Diamonds bespoke aquamarine ring

Add a personal touch to your proposal and choose a ring with your partner’s birthstone or a gemstone that has a special meaning to the both of you. “Each birthstone also holds individual and personal meanings,” explains the team at Alicia J Diamonds. “For example aquamarine, the birthstone of March, is believed to reawaken the love of married couples, and for those with a February birthday, purple-toned amethysts make a perfect birthday and Valentine’s gift.”

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Read More: How to Propose According to Your Partner’s Star Sign

Eternity Rings

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The Diamond Store Chloe Eternity Ring, £1,490

Traditionally, the third member of the ‘holy trinity’ of bridal jewellery, an eternity joins the engagement ring and wedding ring as to symbolise everlasting love between a couple. However, always keen push away from tradition and celebrate unique declarations of love, there’s no reason a diamond eternity ring can’t make for a stunning engagement ring on Valentine’s Day. After all, an engagement is the start of your commitment to a lifetime together.

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