Recommended Engagement Ring Retailers
Where to buy your diamond ring
Buying your engagement ring is a significant decision, both financially and emotionally.
These retailers offer the best choice, the best value and the best service, no matter what you’re looking for.
Each has a detailed review which shows why they are the smart choice when buying your ring.
Top recommendation: Blue Nile
One of the pioneers of online diamond sales, Blue Nile have built a dedicated production and distribution center in Ireland, which means that if you’re in the UK or the EU, it’s just like buying from a local online retailer.. But with much more choice and much lower prices.
Blue Nile’s scale means that buying a certified diamond is a much better, and better value, experience than local retailers.
Best for custom: Taylor & Hart
If you are looking for a bespoke engagement ring, you need a jeweler that will listen to your ideas, give you guidance, deliver incredible workmanship and stand behind their product with incredible after-sales service.
Taylor & Hart deliver all of that and more, with a level of service and value that you will rarely find in any arena.
Ethical choice recommendation: Brilliant Earth
Brilliant Earth goes above and beyond current recommended standards for responsible sourcing with their Beyond Conflict Free Diamonds, which have been selected for their ethical and environmentally responsible origins.
Whether you’re looking for a lab-grown or a natural diamond, Brilliant Earth is the jeweler to choose if making a conscious, ethical choice factors into your decision when choosing your ring.
Best for diamond quality: Whiteflash
Whiteflash is one of the most well respected jewelers online, having built an international reputation for top quality diamonds and designer engagement rings since their founding in 2000.
They are developer and sole provider of ‘A Cut Above’ round and Princess cut diamonds, which are cut to ‘super ideal’ ie. higher quality even than ‘ideal cut’ diamonds, making them some of the finest and most brilliant diamonds in the world.
Whiteflash are also authorized distributors for some of the finest designer engagement rings in the market including Tacori, Verragio and Simon G.
Colored Diamond Recommendation: Leibish & Co.
Leibish & Co. specialize in just one thing – fancy colored diamonds. Whether it’s a yellow, black, pink or any other color of diamond that you’re looking for, Leibish & Co. is the store to check out.
And with a wide range of ring setting styles on offer, there should definitely be a ring that ticks all of your boxes.