Far be it from us to claim that all women want a giant engagement ring—in fact, we firmly believe the opposite to be true: There are plenty of women who don’t want a rock too big to fit in her new purse. (Bonus points if you caught that Beyoncé reference.)
But at the same time, there’s nothing wrong with wanting a sizable stone. Whether you’re shopping for rings or you’ve already got one on your finger, here are five solid tricks for making an engagement ring look bigger than it actually is.
The best part? These tricks don’t always require spending extra cash.
Keep scrolling to see what we mean!
Blanca Monros Gomez Aura Ring, White Diamond ($2385)
David Yurman Capri Pave Engagement Ring in Platinum (Price Upon Request)
Fred Leighton Three Stone Rose Cut Diamond Ring ($11500)