23 Unique Engagement Rings for the Unconventional Bride-to-Be

23 Unique Engagement Rings for the Unconventional Bride-to-Be
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When it comes to weddings in 2016, there are more ways to break from tradition than there are traditions themselves—which is good news for anyone who doesn’t want your typical white gown, religious ceremony, or army of bridesmaids.

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There’s also one key way to buck the norms before the wedding itself—namely, your engagement ring, which no longer has to be your classic diamond solitaire, but could incorporate colored gemstones like sapphires and tourmaline, vintage-inspired cuts, or asymmetrical shapes. Hey, you could even choose a midi ring if that’s more your speed.

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Whether the woman you love seems like the type to want something a little less conventional, or you’re browsing for rings for yourself to drop hints to bae, click through the slideshow below for 23 unique—and totally gorgeous—options, from a super-affordable $145 (see the dainty diamond beauty above) to more than $8,000 for a brilliant 13-stone ring.

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WWAKE Sapphire Bias Ring, $920; at Stone & Strand

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Stacked White Diamond Ring, $1,680; at Mociun

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Baguette Diamond Ring, $295; at Vrai & Oro

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Sapphire Multi Band Ring, $1,850; at Jennie Kwon

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A.M. Thorne Multi-Line + Diamond Trinity Ring, $565; at Local Eclectic

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Ana Khouri Eon Ring, $3,400; at Barneys New York

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Green Tourmaline Ring, $5,200; at Tiffany & Co.

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Contra Ring, $295; at Ochre Objects

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Bea Arrow Ring, $3,100; at Anna Sheffield

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18K Geometric Pink Sapphire Ring, $4,070; at Audry Rose

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White Lily Ring, $8,200; at Blanca Monros Gomez

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Spirit Warrior Ring, $1,100; at Communion by Joy Smith

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Eva Ring, $465; at J.Hannah

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Set of Three 18K Gold Diamond Rings, $525; at Net-a-Porter

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Ruby Crescendo Pave Ring, $1,200; at Kat Kim

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Tangent Ring with Red Tiger Eye, $144; at Lady Grey

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Three-Diamond Ring, $3,000; at Lauren Wolf

Photo: Lauren Wolf

Loren Stewart Opal Cinq Ring, $495; at The Dreslyn

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Dew Trio Diamond Ring, $285; at Lucy & Mui

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Polly Wales Indian Holiday Ring, $3,700; at Catbird

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Roberto Marroni Baby Sand Ring, $2,100; at The Line

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Still House Tyla Diamond Ring, $145; at Of a Kind

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Vintage Diamond Ring, $3,768; at Forevermark

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