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Engagement Rings for Valentine's Day Proposal

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Engagement Rings for Valentine's Day Proposal

Updated 1/13/2024

A milestone occasion for countless couples, Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular times to propose. The romantic symbolism sets the stage for magical moments, especially if you’ve selected a ring worthy of your bride-to-be. No matter their taste or individual style, you will find that one magical ring at John Atencio.

Valentine’s Rings

A Colorado native, John is a master artisan known worldwide for designing beautifully bold rings for life’s monumental moments. Demanding exceptional aesthetic balance and unyielding attention to detail, he crafts each engagement ring as a masterpiece to be treasured for all time.

Designed to be an heirloom that can be passed down through generations, every one of John’s rings has a higher metal content than the average piece. This makes a John Atencio engagement ring more durable and heavier while providing that reassuring feeling modern women crave and the elegance they adore. 

You’ve found the love of your life. Now it’s time to start your future together. Enrich that special moment with one of John’s breathtaking Valentine's Day engagement rings. If you’re not sure where to start, consider the following suggestions.

Proposal Ready Ring Choices

When you simply can’t wait to get down on one knee, a proposal-ready ring is an intelligent way to go. But shopping for a pre-set Valentine’s Day engagement ring doesn’t mean choosing any old design off the shelf at the nearest jewelry store. 

Your bride deserves a high-quality ring that suits her personality and style. It’s important to put some thought into the process and consult with knowledgeable jewelry experts who can help you select a piece that will suit her preferences and lifestyle. 

John’s exquisite proposal-ready rings include a curated collection of alluring designs. From classic solitaires to intriguing, ornate designs layered with glittering accent stones, these dazzling pieces are available in an array of unique styles. 

John Atencio Valentine's day engagement rings

You can select from the most popular designs, including three-stone, halo, and vintage-inspired settings in yellow, white, and blush rose gold. There are many options to choose from, and each ring is available in your favorite gemstone shapes, including cushion, pear, oval, round, princess, emerald, and marquise. 

From John’s breathtaking Signature/Signature Legacy rings to his intriguing Elite Collection featuring inspired pieces, each custom crafted for with a brilliant lab-grown or natural center diamond, John’s proposal-ready rings meet the highest standards. Each piece pairs a uniquely iconic John Atencio design in 18-karat gold and an exceptional hand-selected diamond. Best of all, it’s ready and waiting, so you can seamlessly plan your Valentine’s Day proposal.

Alternative Gemstone Engagement Rings

Glittering with brilliant hues, alternative engagement rings radiate vibrant color. Available in a complete rainbow of options, these breathtaking diamond ring alternatives have become a trendy choice among many modern brides-to-be. 


garnet engagement ring by John Atencio


Enchanting many of John Atencio’s uniquely gorgeous engagement ring designs, colorful gemstones boast striking facets and compelling depth. Whether you decide to enliven your engagement ring with a plum-colored amethyst, romantic red ruby, regal green emerald, or bold blue sapphire, the results are intensely eye-catching, especially when the gems are enhanced with fiery luxe diamond accents.

Bursting with radiant color, precious and semi-precious gemstones exquisitely complement timeless yellow gold, blush rose gold and icy white gold settings. Providing the best of both worlds, alternative rings infuse mesmerizing color with a nod to traditional engagement ring styles. 

There are many options, from amethyst and sapphire to ruby, emerald, peridot, tanzanite, garnet, morganite, topaz, and more. And each ring is also available in a range of gemstone shapes, including cushion, pear, oval, round, princess, emerald, and marquise, many of which include fiery diamonds that complement each gemstone's colorful hues. 

Gemstone rings can be breathtaking alternatives to traditional diamond engagement rings, especially when you work with John Atencio. Unlike most designers, John crafts each ring around the center stone, creating a uniquely beautiful piece as distinctive as your love. 

Customized Valentine's Engagement Rings by John Atencio

No one knows the love of your life better than you. What better way to show it than by giving her a personalized expression of love? When you customize your Valentine's engagement ring, you are in charge of how the piece looks and feels. From romantic Toi et Moi designs to three-stone rings, there are many ways to customize your ring to make it truly one of a kind. 

Every relationship is truly unique, and John Atencio celebrates this fact with customized rings inspired by the beauty and passion that is integral to love itself. John’s expert consultants work in collaboration with countless customers to design distinctive tokens of love that match the personality and style of their brides-to-be.

Because John wants you to be absolutely thrilled with your ring selection, we put the power of personalization into your hands. Whatever your request, we can design a custom ring around your vision as long as the design meets John’s standards for excellence. With close counsel from the professionals at John Atencio, the final custom ring will be an iconic representation of your beautiful love story.

John makes it easy to custom-design a stunning engagement ring. Simply browse our engagement rings and select a gemstone by browsing his diamond database for lab-grown diamonds and responsibly mined natural diamonds. Then, schedule a virtual appointment or sit down with a consultant who will work with you to design a stunning ring that meets John Atencio’s strict standards for quality. 

How long does it take to make a customized engagement ring? From the moment you first bring your idea to a John Atencio boutique to the date of completion, it will generally take at least two months to handcraft your engagement ring and turn your vision into reality. 

While it requires a bit of planning, the results are breathtaking, so consider a customized engagement ring if you want a meaningful design she won't see anywhere else in the world. 

Finding your true love is one of life’s most beautiful things. When you’re ready to pop the question, it’s time to start thinking about the ideal engagement ring. Shop online or visit one of our convenient locations where our attentive consultants can help you choose a ring or the perfect Valentine's day gift she will treasure for all time.