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Unique Engagement Rings Keep Getting Better—Here's the Latest Trend to Surface

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There’s no denying it anymore: Nontraditional engagement rings are more than just a fad. And if you’ve been keeping tabs on the biggest engagement ring trends in recent years—regardless of where you are in terms of having a ring on your finger—then you already know that alternative stones have been steadily gaining traction in the jewelry world.

We’ve already told you about the trends of classic pearls and rich green emeralds and even the unexpected moment of aquamarine options. Now, there’s a new trend taking over the unconventional bridal jewelry world: amethyst engagement rings. Perhaps it’s the soft, romantic shade of purple that’s drawn our attention or the fact that designers have taken on the stone in a variety of shapes and settings. But one thing’s for sure: You won’t find many engagement rings like these.

Whether you’re searching for options to drop hints to your S.O., or you simply want to add to your vision board, we’ve pulled together the prettiest (and coolest) amethyst rings that’ll be perfect for any nontraditional bride's engagement. Check them all out below.

Alison Lou Amethyst Enamel Stack Ring ($650)

The enamel halo gives this ring such a modern appeal.

Bony Levy Amethyst Ring ($795)

Simple and chic.

Brent Neale Single Puff Heart Ring With Inset Stone ($1950)

For the playful bride-to-be.

Santo by Zani Hot Pink Enamel With Amethyst Shield Ring ($2650)

Want a ring that feels like more than an engagement ring? Get yourself this shield ring, which opens up to reveal a hidden gem.

David Yurman Novella 16mm Stone Ring With 18k Gold & Amethyst ($1900)

David Yurman will always be a classic in our books.

Edward Avedis Amandine Ring ($0)

Price upon request.

Talk about an unconventional engagement ring.

Jenny Dee Taygeta Ring ($1725)

If you're constantly inspired by the galaxy and solar system, this ring is for you.

Katey Walker Large Heart 18k Gold and Amethyst Ring ($1295)

Could it get any more romantic than this?

Lagos 18k Beaded Stacking Band Ring ($625)

If you think of yourself as a low-key bride, consider this dainty ring for your engagement.

Luisa Alexander 18k White Gold and Amethyst Interlocked Hearts Band ($3500)

Why have one amethyst stone when you can have a full band?

Marco Bicego Jaipur 18k Faceted Round Ring ($1200)

Two words: Show stopper.

My Story The Julia 14k Birthstone Ring ($905)

Any unconventional minimalist bride would approve.

Pomellato M’ama non M’ama Ring ($2000)

With the accompanying diamonds, this is truly classic.

Sophie Ratner 14k Amethyst Pave Apex Ring ($600)

When you want a ring that feels unquestionably unique but still feels classic.

Stephen Dweck Flower-Engraved Medium Amethyst Ring ($665)

How cool is the shape of this one?

The Last Line Large Solitaire Amethyst Ring ($345)

You can never go wrong with a timeless solitaire setting.

Wempe Classics Ring ($1335)

But just in case round cuts aren't your thing, an emerald looks just as good.

Up next, check out the most stunning Art Deco rings on the market.

This article originally appeared on Who What Wear

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