Some engagement rings hold subtle yet striking details. Many of which most people will never notice, but you as owner will always know. Many details of engagement rings only reveal when you gesture in a particular way due to careful placement. Others to need the light to strike your stones at just the right angle due to the carefully selected cut of the stone. Here are nine engagement rings with surprise features that grant subtle elegance. You should definitely consider these designs for your matrimonial promise.
1. The Pirouette Ring
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Pirouette engagement rings carry an ageless solitaire design revealing a splendorous surprise. Hidden from above but clear from the side are sparkling pavé diamonds. They encircle the bottom-most part of the striking center gem. Diamonds accentuating the curves formed from precious metal mimic the beauty of flower petals. The six claws clutching the center gemstone finish off with intricate, tiny diamonds thus granting a perfect finish to the superior ring.
Katie Holmes’ Pirouette styled Ring
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Tom Cruise proposed to Katie Holmes with a Pirouette styled engagement ring. The oval cut Edwardian diamond solitaire is nothing short of striking. Carrying a five carat stone set in rose hold and platinum, the ring is worth about $1.5 million. The marriage did not last and the two split in 2012 however the details of what happened to the ring remain unknown.