The re-emergence of halo engagement rings may appear to be a new trend, here today and gone tomorrow.
However, it is clear by history that the
practice of surrounding a larger stone with smaller ones has never really disappeared completely. Halo settings are among the most popular in engagement rings this season. Classic halo rings feature a central round diamond (or gemstone) surrounded by a circle (halo) of smaller accent diamonds. This setting finds its origins in the diamond surrounds so popular in the Georgian and Victorian Eras. If you love the halo setting, you are certainly not alone in this facet of history! Check out our current halo ring trends and see why halo engagement rings are one of the most popular styles of today.