Unique Engagement Rings: Making a Statement While Popping the Question, Introducing the Sunseekers range.

The Bramble ring sits on a rock. a deep red oval garnet bezel set alongside a diamond set in vines wrapped around it.

Unique Engagement Rings: Making a Statement While Popping the Question

In a world that celebrates individuality, why settle for a cookie-cutter engagement ring? When it comes to popping the question, alternative engagement rings are gaining popularity for their ability to make a bold statement. These distinctive designs not only reflect the wearer's personality but also serve as a daily reminder of their love story. Wether you're proposing in secret to your loved one, or both of you would like to design something together, the new Sunseekers ring range offers a variety of unique gemstones, materials and details to customise, or use inspiration to create something bespoke and uniquely yours.

From unique gemstone choices to non-traditional setting styles, these contemporary engagement rings offer a refreshing departure from the norm. With striking designs that celebrate creativity and uniqueness, these rings are capturing the attention of couples who want their love to shine as bright as their ring.

Explore the contemporary genderless engagement ring range, Sunseekers, and discover stunning alternatives to traditional diamond solitaires. Whether you're drawn to coloured gemstones, nature-inspired motifs, or asymmetrical settings, there's an unique engagement ring waiting to be found that perfectly captures your personal style and tells your love story in a way that is true to you.

Don't be afraid to break the mold and embrace an engagement ring that makes a statement as unique as your love.

A large oval white diamond is set in a exaggerated rectangular setting. The ring is gold with olive leaves engraved on the ring band

Why choose a contemporary engagement ring?

Contemporary engagement rings offer a fresh take on a timeless tradition. Here's why you should consider choosing a contemporary engagement ring.


An contemporary engagement ring allows you to stand out from the crowd. It's a piece of jewellery that reflects your individuality and sets you apart from traditional engagement rings. With a contemporary ring, you can express your personal style and create a unique symbol of your love.


Every engagement ring tells a story, but a unique or bespoke ring allows you to tell a story that is true to you. From the choice of gemstone to the design elements, every detail can be infused with meaning and symbolism. Your engagement ring becomes a daily reminder of your love story and the journey you're embarking on together.

Breaking Tradition

Not everyone wants a traditional engagement ring, and that's perfectly okay. A contemporary ring allows you to break free from societal expectations and create a ring that speaks to your personal values and preferences. It's a chance to celebrate your uniqueness and forge your own path.

Customising your unique engagement ring

When it comes to an engagement ring, customisation is key. Working on a bespoke engagement ring allows you to create a one-of-a-kind piece that truly reflects your partner's personality and your relationship. From selecting the perfect gemstone to choosing a unique band design or engraving, the possibilities are endless.

Gemstone Choices

While diamonds are a classic choice, contemporary engagement rings open up a world of possibilities when it comes to gemstones. Consider vibrant colored gemstones like sapphires, garnets, or rubies for a bold and eye-catching look. Each gemstone carries its own symbolic meaning, allowing you to infuse your ring with even more personal significance.

Band Details

In addition to gemstones, the band details of your engagement ring can also make a statement. Each ring band can be customised in shape and width in 9kt & 18kt rose, white, and yellow gold. Each ring band can also e customised with personal details, such as floral engravings or small gemstones for some extra sparkle. These special details not only add visual interest but also provide a modern twist on a traditional symbol of love.

Engravings and Personalisation

To truly make your engagement ring unique, consider adding engravings or personalisation. Whether it's a special date, a meaningful quote, or your partner's initials, these personalised touches add an extra layer of sentimentality and ensure that your ring is truly one-of-a-kind.

A golden vine wraps around a rectangular blue Australian sapphire and creates a ring

Unique gemstones and settings for engagement rings

When it comes to contemporary engagement rings, the gemstone and setting choices are endless. Here are some unique options to consider.


Sapphires are not only stunning but also come in a variety of colors. From deep blue to vibrant pink, sapphires offer a bold and striking alternative to traditional diamonds. They are also known for their durability, making them a practical choice for everyday wear.

Lab Created Diamonds

Lab created diamonds are chemically exactly the same as an earth mined diamond, so they're incredibly sparkly, and most importantly, durable for a ring designed to last a lifetime! They are also more budget friendly than an earth mined diamond.

Salt and Pepper Diamonds

Salt and pepper diamonds are a unique type of diamond that feature a mix of black and white inclusions. These diamonds have a mesmerizing and ethereal quality, making them an ideal choice for those who want a truly one-of-a-kind engagement ring. Salt and pepper diamonds are gaining popularity for their unique and rustic charm.

Nature-Inspired Settings

Nature-inspired settings bring a touch of whimsy and romance to your engagement ring. From delicate leaf motifs to intricate floral designs, these settings capture the beauty of the natural world. Consider settings that incorporate vines, petals or leaves a ring that celebrates the beauty of nature.

A pink sapphire, emerald and diamond set in three panels of gold to create a textural, art deco inspired ring.

Celebrating individuality with an unconventional engagement ring

Choosing an engagement ring is a deeply personal decision. It's a chance to celebrate your love and commitment in a way that is true to you and your partner. Contemporary engagement rings offer a refreshing departure from traditional diamond solitaires, allowing you to create a ring that reflects your unique style and love story.

From customising your ring with unique gemstones and settings to breaking free from societal expectations, there are countless ways to celebrate individuality with an unconventional engagement ring. Embrace the opportunity to make a bold statement and create a ring that is as unique as your love.

Remember, the most important thing is to choose a ring that resonates with you and your partner. Let your love shine through every detail and celebrate the start of your journey together with an engagement ring that tells your love story in a way that is true to you.

To view the collection or to work on a bespoke ring especially for you, book a one on one appointment in my Melbourne studio. Appointments can be help in Melbourne or virtually no matter where you are in the world! Find more information  here about the bespoke design process and how we can work together. 




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