Your engagement ring and wedding band should complement one another without feeling too matchy-matchy. Here are ten pairings we think work well together and tips for picking your own unique combination.

Your Engagement Ring: Modern

A heavily-adorned band will look out of place next to a modern engagement ring. Avoid flowery designs and opt for a sleek band with minimal decoration.

18k white gold engagement ring with round-cut diamond center stone, $1,580 (without center stone), Sholdt Design; Platinum band with three diamonds, $1,500, De Beers

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