Your #LucceLove in Numbers: PH Engagement Ring Trends from 2023

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As we bid farewell to 2023, the year that witnessed countless love stories blooming into forever promises, here at Lucce Rings, we can't help but feel a spark of joy. Each engagement ring we craft carries a unique love story, and reflecting on your choices throughout the year paints a fascinating picture of your one-of-a-kind love. So, dive into our Engagement Ring Trends Round-Up, where we reveal the trends that captured your hearts and helped you say "Yes" in style!

Precious Metals: A Symphony of Strength and Sentiment

Last year, 14k gold engagement rings reigned supreme (61.11%), offering a balance of affordability and durability, with a choice that securely holds the lifetime symbol of your brilliant love. 18k Gold (31.37%) added a touch of luxury, while platinum engagement rings (7.52%) offered exceptional elegance and strength, each reflecting your diverse preferences and styles.

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Paula Lab Diamond with a Lavish™ Oval Cut

More Than Just White: Embracing the Spectrum of Metals

White gold engagement rings (58.17%) remained a classic favorite, but colored metals saw a rise! Next in line are yellow gold engagement rings (25.82%), exuding warmth and vintage charm, and rose gold engagement rings (8.50%) adding a touch of romantic whimsy. This trend resonates with the growing consumer desire for personalization and unique aesthetics for a unique symbol of love.

Beyond Diamonds: The Rise of Ethical Sparkle

When it comes to your engagement ring's center stone, lab diamonds (54.58%) were the clear winner, proving their ethical brilliance resonates with couples seeking eco-conscious choices. A 2023 McKinsey report confirms this trend, with 70% of consumers preferring sustainable engagement ring options. Meanwhile, Supernova Moissanite (36.60%) offered a stunning alternative through fancy gemstone cuts, while Forever ONE by Charles and Colvard (6.21%) added a unique spin with its brilliant fire in a round-cut jewel.

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Christine Lab Diamond with a Lavish™ 1.54ct D VS1 

Shapes of Forever: Time-Honored & Modern Favorites

The unchanging winner when it comes to center stone shapes is the round cut (65.36%), symbolizing tradition and timeless elegance. Oval cut (11.11%) and pear cut lab diamonds and moissanite (10.13%) also emerged as popular choices, showcasing a growing trend for unique yet timeless engagement ring silhouettes.

Size Matters, But So Does Meaning

Engagement rings between 1.00 to 1.49 carats (40.56%) were the most popular choice, striking a beautiful balance between size and value. Rings between 0.50 to 0.99 carats (38.81%) appealed to budget-conscious couples, while 1.50-1.99 carat rings (15.73%) exuded a touch of luxury and artistry in one Lucce engagement ring.

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Lucia Pavé Sunburst with a Lavish™ 1.50ct D VVS2 and Yellow Lab Diamond Accents

Color Me Dazzling: The Quest for Brilliance

D-color diamonds (44.19%) ruled the roost, representing the highest color grade—because she deserves nothing less than the best. E-color diamonds (40.70%) followed closely, still offering exceptional color (or lack thereof). On the other hand, F-color diamonds (8.72%) provided a near-colorless center jewel.

Clarity: VVS2 Takes the Lead

You read that right! VVS2 clarity diamonds (69.19%) were your most sought-after, offering near-flawless beauty to the naked eye. VS1 diamonds (28.49%) provided a great balance of quality and affordability, while VVS1 diamonds (1.74%) presented a rare and exquisite choice for a one-in-a-lifetime engagement ring.

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 Sophia Luxe with a Lavish™ 2.09ct Oval Cut

Beyond the Numbers: Unique Insights from Lucce Rings

While these statistics offer a fascinating glimpse into your preferences, here's what truly sets Lucce Rings apart:

  • Customization Reigns Supreme: 45% of our engagement rings featured custom elements, reflecting a trend for rings as unique as your love story.
  • Pink Diamonds on the Rise: 5% of couples opted for fancy vivid pink lab diamonds, showcasing a love for the extraordinary. Read more about Lucce's Rosé pink lab diamonds.
  • Everblooming Flowers Stole Hearts: The Petal Signature Lab Diamond Selection with petal-pronged engagement rings saw an increase in popularity, symbolizing love's journey and eternal promises.

Thank You for Letting Us Be Part of Your Journey

The year 2023 has been a beautiful mosaic of love stories brought to life by Lucce. We are grateful for your trust as you found the perfect symbol of your forever commitment. As we look to the future, we remain dedicated to:

  • Crafting exquisite engagement rings with delicate craftsmanship and thoughtful design catering to diverse styles and preferences.
  • Championing ethical sourcing with lab-grown diamonds and moissanite that sparkle with brilliance and responsibility.
  • Offering a lifetime of service, standing with you through every chapter of your love story.

Whether you're newly engaged or celebrating a milestone anniversary, Lucce Rings remains your partner in love and sparkle. Together, let's keep writing beautiful love stories, one dazzling ring at a time.

P.S. Don't forget to share your #LucceLove moments with us by tagging us on social (@luccerings). We love to see your joy and celebrate your love stories!