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Collection: Vintage Inspired Lab Diamond Engagement Ring Collection

Invite some old world romance into your life with our collection of vintage inspired engagement rings, set with the highest grade VVS1 D-F lab certified lab grown diamonds. From delicate filigree patterns to intricate art deco motifs, find the right style to symbolise your unique love.


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Vintage & Antique Style Lab Diamond Engagement Rings

This collection features a range of vintage, antique inspired designs, from delicate filigree patterns to intricate art deco motifs and each ring is handcrafted by skilled artisans to the highest standards.

Our antique art-deco inspired rings are elegant and sophisticated, reflecting the glamour of the 1920s. The geometric shapes and intricate designs exemplify the beauty of this era, and evoke a sense of nostalgia for a bygone era. 

For those who prefer a more natural aesthetic, our vintage style engagement rings also feature organic shapes and designs. These rings have a rustic, bohemian feel, reminiscent of nature and the outdoors. 

Additionally, our vintage and antique inspired engagement rings can be set with lab grown coloured gemstones or fancy diamonds, adding a unique and vibrant touch to the design. Coloured gemstones are a popular choice for engagement rings, as they offer a pop of colour and personalisation. 

Sapphires, with their rich blue hue, are a classic option for vintage inspired engagement rings. They symbolise loyalty and trust, making them a meaningful choice for a lifelong commitment. Other popular gemstone choices include emeralds, rubies, and fancy coloured diamonds. Whether you're drawn to the boldness of an emerald or the romantic allure of a ruby, incorporating a coloured gemstone into your vintage inspired engagement ring will ensure that it stands out from the crowd. 

Our engagement rings are meticulously crafted, using only ethically sourced materials. Each ring is designed with precision and attention to detail, resulting in a piece that is truly special. We will create beautiful jewellery taking inspiration from the past while still being conscious of our impact on the environment. We strive to reduce our carbon footprint in the production of our jewellery by using diamonds and gemstones grown aboveground using renewable energy where possible.

By choosing one of our vintage or antique style engagement rings, you can feel confident that you're getting a beautiful piece of jewellery whilst supporting positive change within the jewellery industry.

Celebrities have always been trendsetters when it comes to fashion and style, and their choice of jewellery is no exception. High profile people who have chosen vintage inspired diamond engagement rings include Kate Middleton, Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Biel, Katy Perry, Mila Kunis, Mary-Kate Olsen and Margot Robbie.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are art deco inspired rings a good choice for an engagement ring?

Art deco rings are a style known for their elegance, geometric patterns, and bold designs, making them a popular choice for those who want a unique and eye-catching engagement ring.

Art deco engagement rings often feature intricate metalwork, geometric shapes and accent stones such as diamonds or coloured gemstones. These rings can be dazzling and stand out from the traditional solitaire engagement rings, making them perfect for someone who appreciates vintage or retro aesthetics.

Additionally, art deco inspired rings have a timeless quality to them, as they were popular in the 1920s and 1930s, and continue to be admired for their beauty and craftsmanship. They are a great choice for individuals who want a ring that will never go out of style.

What's the difference between vintage and antique or art deco style engagement rings?

Art deco style engagement rings are inspired by the art and design movement of the 1920s and 1930s. They are known for their geometry, symmetrical designs, and bold aesthetics. Art deco rings are often intricate with filigree or milgrain detailing and may incorporate gemstones or accent diamonds.

Vintage style engagement rings encompass a broader range of designs and eras. Vintage rings can include styles from the Victorian, Edwardian, Art Nouveau, and Art Deco periods, as well as retro styles from the mid-20th century. Each era has its own distinctive design features and characteristics.

The main difference between vintage and art deco style engagement rings lies in their design aesthetics. Art deco rings typically have a more angular and geometric look, with bold lines and symmetrical patterns. Vintage rings, on the other hand, may have more delicate and intricate details, with floral motifs, scrollwork, or whimsical designs.

In summary, art deco style engagement rings are a specific subset of vintage rings that draw inspiration from the 1920s and 1930s art deco movement. Vintage rings encompass a broader range of styles from different eras and design influences.

Can you design a bespoke antique art deco or vintage style lab diamond engagement ring for me?

Yes! We can create bespoke jewellery that is unique to you. Whether you want to design your own piece of jewellery from scratch or put your own stamp on an existing design, our friendly and knowledgeable team are here to make it happen.

Schedule an appointment with our team who specialise in custom design. We will help you discuss your vision and preferences, including the desired centre diamond or gemstone, accented diamonds or coloured gemstones, metal and band style.  We will work together to create a 3D rendering or sketch of the engagement ring concept and make any necessary adjustments or modifications until you are satisfied with the design.

Your bespoke antique or vintage style engagement ring will be finalised and polished to perfection and will be presented to you in a beautiful box, ready for the perfect proposal.

Are vintage and art deco style rings too old fashioned?

Quite the opposite! Vintage and art deco style rings are highly sought after and appreciated for their timeless elegance and unique design elements.

Vintage and art deco style engagement rings have a charm and beauty that is timeless and can add a touch of nostalgia and romance to an engagement ring. These rings often feature intricate details, such as filigree or engraving, and may incorporate colourful gemstones or accent diamonds. The craftsmanship and attention to detail in vintage and art deco rings are often highly regarded and can be seen as a testament to the artistry of a bygone era.

Moreover, vintage and art deco rings offer a unique and distinctive look that sets them apart from more modern and contemporary styles. They have a character and history that can make them even more special and meaningful.

Ultimately, the choice of an engagement ring style is a personal one. If you appreciate the vintage and art deco aesthetic and feel a connection to the elegance and beauty of these styles, then they are definitely not too old-fashioned.

Is it possible to design a wedding band to match my vintage art deco style engagement ring?

At Ethica, we can help you design and craft a wedding band to match your vintage or antique style ring. To create a cohesive and complementary wedding band, we could incorporate similar design elements and features from your engagement ring. This may involve using similar metal types, such as platinum or white gold, to ensure a seamless match in colour and style.

We can consider incorporating geometric patterns, milgrain detailing, or filigree work on the wedding band to align with the vintage and art deco aesthetic. Additionally, we can discuss the possibility of using accent stones in the wedding band, such as diamonds or coloured gemstones, to further enhance the overall design.

It is crucial to ensure that the wedding band is proportionate to the size and style of your engagement ring to create a balanced and harmonious set. We will provide you with various design sketches and options to choose from, allowing you to customise and create a wedding band that suits your unique style and preferences.

Once the design is finalised, our skilled artisan team will diligently work to bring your vision to life, ensuring a high-quality and beautifully crafted wedding band.

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