8 Alternative Engagement Ring Designers You Should Know About

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Alternative engagement rings are a great way to start off your new union with a totally personalized approach. Whether you're next in line to say "yes" or you just can't resist looking at beautiful, shiny baubles, we've put together a list of our favorite non traditional engagement ring designers. From eclectic stones, to non diamond engagement rings, and eco-friendly metals, to art deco designs and vintage inspired styles, check out some of the best options out there for alternative engagement rings.

The Best Alternative Engagement Ring Designers

Before you pick out your engagement ring, you need to find an engagement ring designers that fits your style! There are many non-traditional engagement ring designers that use unusual stones paired with unique designs as well. Just because you're going for the non-diamond engagement ring, doesn't mean your design has to be anything but untraditional. 

Heidi Gibson Designs

Heidi Gibson is known for her art deco-inspired designs featuring diamonds and white sapphires, perfect for the alternative engagement ring lover. Each piece is a unique blend of artistry and precision, making it easy to understand why we love and admire the brand's commitment to creating heirloom-quality treasures.
Location: Southern California 

Catbird NYC

Catbird NYC has a curated collection of fine jewelry, including their own line made using ethically sourced materials. Each piece tells a unique story, and the brand's commitment to sustainability and ethical sourcing adds to the allure, making it a favorite among conscious and fashion-forward jewelry enthusiasts.
Location: Brooklyn, New York

Bario Neal

Bario Neal is an alternative engagement ring designer focused on handmade pieces made with reclaimed metals and ethically sourced gems. Their distinctive designs not only showcase a deep appreciation for ethical sourcing, but also empower wearers to express their individuality through their meaningful, handcrafted pieces.
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  

Mociun Rings

Mociun Jewelry is affordable, handmade, has eclectic designs, one-of-a-kind clusters, and unique combinations of turquoise and diamonds--perfect for someone who is looking for a non-traditional ring!
Location: Brooklyn, New York  

Grew & Co

Grew & Co. is bespoke fine jewelry made with mixed materials and using time-honored design techniques, whose designs are unusual, yet so stunning!
Location: Sydney, Australia  

KC Sukamto

 KC Sukamto creates stunning, heirloom pieces that evoke fresh glamour. Matched with the perfect alternative stone, her designs are the most beautiful non-traditional engagement rings!
Location: Los Angeles, California  

Giacomelli Jewelry

Giacomelli has bold, creative designs that feel perfectly fresh and modern. These alternative engagement rings are sure to grab everyone's attention!
Location: Los Angeles, California  

Katie Carder

Katie Carder is handcrafted jewelry made from recycled 14k gold and sterling silver with ethically sourced, reclaimed, and antique diamonds and gemstones. So if you're looking for an alternative engagement ring that is non-traditional but also sustainable -- Katie Carder is a perfect choice!
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana  
Kellee Khalil
About The Author
Kellee Khalil is the Founder & CEO of Loverly. She lives in upstate NY with her fiancé and two dogs.
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