Nowadays you don’t have to pry a ring off your grandmother’s hand in order to find something that looks antique (not that we’re against doing that!). When it comes to channelling an old-world aesthetic, it’s all about the details: think art deco settings, etched metals, floral motifs, micro-pavé and triple-set stones.
From miligrain bands to cushion-cut stones, we’ve found 13 engagement rings that ooze timeless appeal and an antique feel. Slide through the gallery below to shop our favourite vintage-inspired engagement rings.
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