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How much should you spend on an engagement ring?

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It is generally said that you should spend at least two months' salary on an engagement ring. So, if you make $120,000 a year, you should spend roughly $20,000 on an engagement ring. On 1stDibs, you can find a wide variety of engagement rings for sale.
1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
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Diamond Gold Engagement Ring
By De Maria fine&antique jewelry
Located in Napoli, Italy
18K White Gold Engagement Ring centered with a gorgeous round brilliant cut Diamond weighing 2.04 ct graded H color with VS1 clarity. It is set with a double diamond halo, and a dia...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Engagement Rings

Materials

Diamond, 18k Gold

Diamond Gold Engagement Ring
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1.21 Carat Diamond and Sapphire Antique Engagement Ring
Located in San Francisco, CA
With an engraved and pierced vintage mounting, the platinum ring features a gorgeous bezel-set transitional round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing approximately 1.21 carats, graded F ...
Category

Early 20th Century Art Deco Engagement Rings

Materials

Diamond, Blue Sapphire, Platinum

Certified Emerald Diamond Engagement Gold Ring
By De Maria fine&antique jewelry
Located in Napoli, Italy
This beautiful handmade Diamond Ring is hand crafted in solid 18k white gold. Made by master jewelers in Italy, the quality of the craftsmanship and setting is excellent. The large ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Engagement Rings

Materials

Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold

Roman Malakov Double Old European Cut Diamond Antique Engagement Ring
Located in New York, NY
This is a unique late 19th century antique piece showcasing two old european cut diamond centers. Each diamond securely set in 5 prongs on a platinum composition. More diamonds accen...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Engagement Rings

Materials

Diamond, Platinum

HRD Certified 1 Carat Diamond Gold Engagement Ring
By De Maria fine&antique jewelry
Located in Napoli, Italy
18k Gold Engagement ring consisting of 1 Round Brilliant Cut Diamond grades G color and VS2 clarity, weighing 1 ct. with HRD Antwerp and 10 full cut round diamonds set on the shoulde...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Engagement Rings

Materials

Diamond, White Diamond, 18k Gold, Gold

Antique Art Deco Platinum Ruby and Diamond Engagement Ring
Located in Great Neck, NY
A gorgeous Antique Art Deco Platinum Ruby and Diamond Engagement Ring. This beautiful ring features a beautiful red ruby in the center of an art deco mounting that has single cut dia...
Category

Vintage 1920s Art Deco Engagement Rings

Materials

Diamond, Ruby, Platinum

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