Since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's exciting engagement announcement there’s been a huge spike of interest in cushion cut engagement rings.
The ring that was given to Meghan by her now-fiancé Harry is made up of three diamonds in a trilogy style. Two of the diamonds are from his late mother Diana’s jewellery collection, and the other from Botswana. The trilogy consists of two round diamonds that support a central cushion cut diamond.
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A cushion cut diamond combines a square cut with rounded corners, giving the stone a pillow-shaped finish – hence the name ‘cushion’.
If you’re as obsessed with this stunning style as we are, then you’ll be pleased to know that we’ve rounded up some of the most unique and intricate cushion cut engagement ring styles for you to swoon over! Good luck picking a favourite...
Winsor Bishop Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
Brides looking for class and elegance in their engagement ring need look no further, as the don’t come much better than this timeless Winsor Bishop 1.20ct single stone cushion cut engagement ring. Priced at just over £15,000, it’s a high-end buy, but absolutely worth every penny.
Chapelle Cushion Cut Engagement Ring in White Gold
Continuing with the simplistic theme is this chapelle 9ct white gold engagement ring, adorned with a 6mm cushion cut moissanite in a claw setting. With a retail price of £559, it’s a cost-effective engagement ring that really does the cushion cut style justice.
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Chapelle Cushion Cut Engagement Ring in Gold
If your partner is more of a gold jewellery wearer, you’ll be excited to find out that you can order the exact same Chapelle design in a 9ct gold for the same price of £599. The contrast between the gold ring metal and the white gold claw setting gives the design a really modern feel.
77 Diamonds Roma Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
77 Diamonds offer a beautiful trilogy design which includes one central cushion cut diamond and two round cut matching diamonds either side. The stones are set on a 18ct white gold band and all three diamonds have a total weight of 0.7ct with 0.5ct coming from the central cushion diamond. The current design costs just under £1,500 but you can specify your choice of carat size, clarity and diamond colour which varies in price.
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London Victorian Ring Company Art Deco Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
This art deco styled engagement ring from the London Victorian Ring Company is a truly timeless design, unique in every way. The central cushion cut diamond is beautifully set in the middle of six round brilliant-cut diamonds that are surrounded with millegrain shoulder edging. If your partner appreciates vintage jewellery, they’re sure to enjoy this design which is priced at £3,100.
Chapelle Rose Gold Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
The rose gold trend came in a few years ago, and it’s never left (thank goodness!). Chapelle have created a super glamorous cushion cut engagement ring with a double halo and 18ct rose gold band. There’s a total of 50 diamond points in this design and the beauty retails for £2,265.
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Diamond Geezer Vintage-Look Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
This engagement ring is a really unique design, made to flatter brides with vintage flair and an eye for detail. The beautifully unique design is available in platinum, palladium or 18ct white gold and has a gorgeous amount of detail from the halo surrounding the cushion cut diamond to the embellished shoulders on the side of the band.
Diamonds Factory Yellow Gold Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
This matching engagement ring and wedding band bring all the glitz and glamour. The cushion cut diamond is held in with a 4-prong-setting and stands out beautifully against the diamond-studded band. Upon the assumption that this ring is purchased as an 18ct yellow gold band, it’s currently priced at £6,251 but there are options to change the colour, clarity and band metal for alterative prices.
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Winsor Biship Skye Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
The Skye cushion cut engagement ring, priced at £3,175, offers a stylish and trendy design which is almost too pretty to look at. The cushion cut diamond is surrounded by a halo of sparklers which frame it perfectly, and the studded shoulders give the engagement ring even more wow-factor!
Chapelle Cushion Cut Engagement Ring With Set Shoulders
This Chapelle cushion cut ring is a fabulous choice for a gold engagement ring. The moissanite set shoulders give the design that extra bit of glamour for a ‘the more sparkle, the better’ look. The solitaire style ring retails for £599 which is great value, considering all the detail!
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London Victorian Ring Company Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
If you’re looking cushion cut engagement ring with a difference, why not consider this London Victorian Ring Company design? The classic three stone engagement ring is made up of one central cushion cut diamond, but the shoulder diamonds are pear-shaped – a really unique and pretty way to set apart your engagement ring from the rest and it’s just £3,100.
Diamonds Factory Halo Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
This yellow gold halo engagement ring is perfectly designed. The halo detail really accentuates the cushion cut diamond and the cathedral setting is made even more special by the secret diamond that sits underneath the main head of the ring. With a guide price of £1,273, you’re getting a lot of detail for your money.
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Chapelle Moissanite Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
The flare and elegance of this ring’s crossed over shoulders is so pretty to look at and really adds something special to the design. The ring is made from a 9ct white gold band and a 1.2ct cushion cut moissanite – a stunning engagement ring that costs retails at £799.
Chapelle Yellow Cushion Cut Engagement Ring
Finishing with something extra unique, we bring you this Chapell sunshine diamond held up on an 18ct white gold and. There’s a total 1ct of diamonds on this ring and as you can see, it’s definitely not short in the bling department and retails at £3,950. Want to really wow with your engagement ring? This could be the one…
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Still on the hunt? Why not check out our guide to alternative engagement rings for some really unique and different ideas!