No matter what the budget, the oval cut can be incorporated into your very own custom design and here are a few ideas on how to maximize this look without breaking the bank! The oval cut is the one top trending shapes for this year and for good reason! It's elongated appearance looks flattering on many hand types and they have a big face up look to them making them a great value option. However, oval diamonds are also one of the more expensive diamond cuts available due to being rare- simply not as many of them exist as they have only been around since 1957! We've compiled a list of five ways to hop on the oval trending train without breaking the bank. The oval shape + a high quality setting are the most important parts of this equation. There are plenty of stones available in an oval shape other than diamond.

Sapphires come in a variety of colors, sizes and qualities, just like diamonds. However, unlike diamonds of fine quality, they come in at a fraction of the price! Take a look at this beautiful oval sapphires ring. For a 5 carat center this stunning model comes in under $120!

Sapphires are a classic precious gem and come in a multitude of colors. Most notable would be a blue sapphire. Sapphires can be quite expensive depending on their qualit and color saturation however, will come in at a lower price tag than a diamond of equal weight or face up appearance. Check out this stunning oval sapphire center stone ring with half moon and tapered baguette diamonds all in one! For an even more fun look, try hot pink sapphire oval engagement rings such as this one set in a rose gold halo. This beauty comes in at under $200 for a 3.85 carat center making for an awesome deal and huge look!

While white oval diamonds are quite pricey, oval sapphires are definitely going to save you quite a bit! Many love the look of fancy yellow diamonds- while sapphires may not be as intense you can definitely set it in an amazing setting to give it the appearance of being a fancy yellow diamond while still saving a lot! Check out this stunning oval halo design with split band and 3 carat oval center. If this were a white diamond the ring could easily be over $20,000 however this one comes in at below $150 for a great savings!

Our halo designs are custom crafted to perfectly wrap around the center diamond for a seamless appearance. We are easily able to craft an oval shaped halo for a center stone to give the illusion that your center is an actually an oval!

Contact us today to discuss your oval cut design for any budget! We make every setting by hand to accommodate the exact shape and measurements of any center stone, guarenteed to give your custom design the seamless and delicate look that has become so well known for. For more information about our custom design process, we welcome you to reach out today: