How to propose with a temporary engagement ring

Discover the Charm of Two Rings Over One Engagement Ring

Often considered the most significant purchase one can make, surpasses even your first home, car, or wedding cake in importance. It's a piece of jewellery that will spark joy and admiration for years, possibly even decades. It may become a cherished heirloom, passed down through generations, and will likely be worn daily. So, it's crucial to make the right choice, isn't it?

Well, not exactly.

At Jollyre, we're passionate about the concept of a temporary engagement ring. We advocate for peace of mind, custom-crafted pieces, and finding the perfect engagement ring. Hence, we propose the idea of a temporary engagement ring for the proposal, allowing you and your partner to select your permanent design together. We've curated this guide to help you choose the right temporary engagement ring that suits your partner's lifestyle and taste.

The temporary engagement ring

The Quintessential Temporary Engagement Ring is a quintessential temporary engagement ring. Its single solitaire gemstone, bezel-set in a 9ct yellow gold band, makes it an ideal choice. The solid gold band will maintain its colour over time, and the precious diamond or coloured gemstone, while more affordable, still holds significant value. This option is perfect if you plan to choose your engagement ring together later or if your partner prefers a less expensive ring for everyday wear or travel. Opt for a diamond solitaire gemstone for a timeless choice, or choose a ruby, sapphire, or emerald for a touch of glamour.

Shop the Quintessential Temporary Engagement Ring


The Practical Temporary Engagement Ring

Choosing a beautiful yet practical engagement ring for a doctor, nurse, teacher, or caregiver can be challenging. High-set diamonds and claw settings often don't meet the sensible dress code requirements of these professions. This is where the temporary engagement ring shines. It can serve as both the proposal ring and the ring they wear to work. We suggest a plain band with no gemstones to comply with potential sector regulations, but you could consider a band with a wave, groove, or graduated form for added interest.

Shop The  Shine Engagement Ring 

The Adventurous Temporary Engagement Ring For the adventurous at heart, a practical yet statement-making engagement ring is ideal. When exploring rainforests or scaling mountains, a high-end diamond engagement ring might be safer in its box. However, that doesn't mean a ring can't be worn and cherished during these adventures. We recommend a temporary engagement ring with a bezel-set gemstone for travel. The gemstone is less likely to become loose, and there are no claws to snag on gloves or environmental surfaces. A smaller diamond or coloured gemstone is a less conspicuous option. A bezel-set solitaire ring is perfect for this purpose.

Shop The Solitaire Gem 

The Unique Temporary Engagement Ring If you're seeking a temporary engagement ring with a unique twist, consider a style that's enduringly wearable but has details that express your loved one's personal style. Instead of a traditional diamond or other clear gemstone, consider a temporary engagement ring with a non-traditional gemstone. Opals, moonstones, or even brightly coloured gemstones can add a unique touch to your ring. Alternatively, a temporary engagement ring with mixed metals can create an interesting and unexpected look. For example, a white gold band with a rose gold setting can be a great twist on a classic engagement ring design. The most important thing is to choose a ring that you love and that reflects your personal style. Don't be afraid to get creative and try something new, and have fun with the process of choosing your temporary engagement ring.

Shop the move ring

The Minimalist Temporary Engagement Ring For minimalists who prefer a more understated approach to jewellery and fashion, the perfect temporary engagement ring is a simple band ring in a precious metal such as gold or sterling silver. It's a classic and timeless design that won't go out of style, and is perfect for those who prefer a more subtle look. Ultimately, the best temporary engagement ring for minimalists is one that aligns with their personal style and values. Don't feel pressured to conform to traditional engagement ring standards if it doesn't resonate with you or your partner. Choose a temporary engagement ring that you know they'll love and feel comfortable wearing, and remember that it's the love and commitment behind the ring that truly matters.

Shop The Crisscross Ring

The Fashion-Forward Temporary Engagement Ring If your loved one is a fashion-conscious individual who likes to make a statement with their accessories, a temporary engagement ring that reflects their personal style and complements their wardrobe. Don't be afraid to take risks and try something new, and remember that you can have fun with the temporary engagement ring. A temporary engagement ring with bold, colourful gemstones can be a great way to express your personal style. Options like emeralds, rubies, or sapphires can add a pop of colour to your loved one's look and make a statement. Alternatively, if you're looking for something more unique, you might consider a temporary engagement ring with an unconventional design. Options like a twisted band, a geometric shape, or an asymmetrical design can add an interesting element to your look.

Shop The Teardrop ring