Benefits of Cathedral Engagement Rings
There are many benefits that come with choosing this type 0f ring setting. One very appealing aspect is their elegance. This is mainly due to the extra fine detail that can be incorporated into these engagement rings. So much detail can be found and added to the gallery and underside of the center diamond or gemstone.
Cathedral engagement rings provide more room to work with, allowing for leniency with extra pave diamonds or metal work. This gives these rings even more appeal and makes them very customizable.
The fact that cathedral engagement rings are a classic setting is also very appealing to many. Just by its stunning appearance, you can tell that it's a classic.
Another main benefit of cathedral engagement ring settings is that it provides a lot of protection for the center stone. This is especially true and comes in handy if the stone is sitting low, and the arches extend to the stone’s girdle. This added protection is extremely important for people who want to go with softer center gemstones, such as emerald. If you want to have a larger and heavier center stone, the cathedral setting will certainly protect and support that stone as well. The natural curving nature of cathedral engagement rings provide an overall well-structured and solid feel and look.
We can’t ignore the main benefit of this setting - its aesthetics. Cathedral engagement rings are absolutely gorgeous, and this setting goes very well with either a small or large budget. Whether you prefer diamonds or not, the ring will look gorgeous either way. With, or without diamonds on the shank, you can have yourself a very elegant and attractive engagement ring.