Instagram is one of our favorite sources for bridal inspiration, especially when it comes to all things engagement rings. Whether you're in the market for a diamond sparkler or want to drop some hints, look no further than the 'gram for a daily dose of inspiration. Remember, it's never too early to start looking for your dream ring. Perhaps you're going the custom design route and want to be in on every step of the process or maybe you're just window shopping for now. Either way, you'll get a pretty good idea of what's trending in the world of engagement rings—as indicated by influencers, celebrities, and real brides.
As you're scrolling through for ring inspo, be sure to store your favorites in a saved collection on Instagram so that you can easily find them later.
With IG entering the equation, you'll be able to see what's out there without even having to step foot in a brick-and-mortar store (at least not initially, anyway). Need engagement ring shopping advice or an overview of the different types of engagement ring settings? Between IGTV and Instagram stories, it's not uncommon for jewelers to do Q&As that walk you through the 4Cs (cut, color, clarity, and carat). Between 360-degree videos of lust-worthy solitaire diamonds and aesthetically pleasing ring selfies, trust us, you won't be able to stop double-tapping.
Ahead, discover 10 of our favorite engagement ring accounts to follow on Instagram.
Los Angeles-based jewelry designer Heidi Gibson got her start in ring design when her original engagement ring was lost in a house fire. She seized the opportunity to create a new ring for herself, now known as the Gatsby piece, and has been designing stunning pieces ever since. Equal parts contemporary and timeless, each of Gibson's custom-designed creations shines bright (literally). Sprinkled throughout her feed, you'll find engagement ring stories from fellow brides-to-be with their bridal bling. From emerald-cut stunners with pavé set bands to vintage detailing, it's all here.
If the folks over at The Clear Cut know one thing, it's diamonds (and how to create an envy-inducing Instagram feed). Founded by fourth-generation diamond expert Olivia Landau and her husband, Kyle Simon, all of their rings are bespoke and made in New York City. Follow their IG for a curated diamond selection like no other. Beyond engagement ring selfies, you'll definitely stop scrolling to check out their "The Clear Cut Classroom" video series, which takes a deep dive into all things diamonds.
For the less flashy and more minimal brides-to-be, Jennie Kwon is the account for you. Known for her delicate designs, Kwon's pieces are tiny and timeless, yet full of intricate detail. In a world full of shiny diamonds and larger-than-life rocks, this Instagram is a much-needed dose of elegant and sophisticated simplicity. For stacks on stacks of dainty engagement rings—including Jennie Kwon classics—you've come to the right place.
If you haven't uncovered your engagement ring style yet, The Carat Club is the perfect place to start. As the world's largest feed of stunning engagement rings, this account pulls ring selfies from all kinds of jewelers so each post comes with a new surprise. They also regram plenty of proposal content in case you ever need help dropping hints to your S.O. For wow-worthy ring bling at your fingertips, go ahead and give The Carat Club a follow.
NYC-based jewelry designer Stephanie Gottlieb may have perfected the art of stacking, but brides-to-be will swoon over her classic, yet modern, aesthetic. Her specialty is creating custom engagement rings (right down to the design, shape, and metal color), but her SG Fine jewelry line is not to be missed. Her rainbow feed is filled with tips for finding the perfect ring and—oh, you know—the occasional 700-plus carat diamond. Mixed in with client love and swoon-inducing sparklers, you'll also get a glimpse of the designer's oh-so colorful style.
If romantic and timeless is what you want your ring to evoke, look no further than the San Francisco–based folks at Trabert Goldsmiths. We can always count on this Instagram account to get a look at oval-shaped diamonds, delicate bands, and some of the most beautiful under-$5,000 sparklers around. Customization options are aplenty here as they cater to all brides with an array of shapes and stones. A scroll through their feed may uncover your dream solitaire engagement ring, in which case, be sure to tag your girls!
The husband and wife team behind Trumpet & Horn specializes in finding couples a one-of-a-kind piece that's as special as the proposal itself. The L.A.-based brand's feed is filled with a curated assortment of vintage engagement rings you can conveniently shop online. (The brand also offers free shipping, returns, and ring sizing). If you're searching for a ring with a unique story, then one of their Art Deco diamonds or mid-century beauties is sure to pique your interest.
Sparkle is the name of the game on Lauren B Jewelry's feed. Almost every video is a stunning close-up of the latest custom creation from the NYC-based jeweler. However, the standouts are the short videos detailing the ins and outs of diamonds, including this one about Harro Gem moissanite. Whether you're unable to do an in-person try-on or you just want an idea of how a carat size or diamond shape will look, their side-by-side comparison posts can serve as a reference point.
Using a mix of unexpected materials—like champagne diamonds, moonstone, and other precious gemstones—Anna Sheffield is known for appealing to the bride looking for something traditional with a cool edge. Bonus: All her pieces are responsibly sourced from ethical diamonds. This Instagram page is chock-full of the dreamiest rings that are the perfect juxtaposition of feminine yet unconventional. Get ready to fall in la-la-love with the Bea solitaire series.
Fine jewelry for women, by women—now that's a mantra we can get behind. You'll find no shortage of sophisticated, antique-inspired designs on Nicole Wegman's Ring Concierge Instagram page. The NYC-based private jeweler's signature ring boasts an old-mine-cut or old-European-cut diamond, which you'll fall for as soon as it pops up on her feed. Follow for unboxing videos of their more budget-conscious VOW Ring Concierge Home Try-On kit, daily ring stacks, and congratulatory engagement posts featuring happy RC couples.