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100 Years Of Engagement Ring Trends From The '20s To Today

A century's worth of bling.

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Though engagement rings are timeless, the most popular styles change from decade to decade. From 1920s art deco to minimal 1990s looks, flip through to see every engagement ring trend of the last century.

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1920s: Art Deco

In the 1920s, clean Emerald and Asscher cut diamonds rose in popularity, set in white metals like platinum and white gold. The result was a cleaner and more modern look.