The Ultimate Guide To Oval Wedding Rings

The Ultimate Guide To Oval Wedding Rings

Welcome to your journey through the enchanting world of oval wedding rings, where elegance meets personal expression. At Acredo, we're passionate about crafting not just jewelry, but symbols of love that tell your unique story. Let's explore the allure of oval wedding rings, diving into their design, customization options, and how to choose a ring that resonates with your heart.

The Allure of Oval Cut Diamonds

The oval cut offers an elongated shape that can make the finger appear more slender and longer. Its design, a blend of the round brilliant and marquise cuts, maximizes brilliance and fire, ensuring your ring sparkles from every angle. The oval diamond's unique shape provides a modern twist on classic elegance, making it a versatile choice for various settings and styles.

Design and Customization Options

Oval wedding rings come in an array of designs, from simple solitaires that highlight the stone's beauty to intricate halo settings that add additional sparkle and perceived size to the diamond. The cut's versatility allows it to fit seamlessly into vintage, contemporary, and minimalist designs, offering endless customization possibilities to match your personal style.

Settings and Styles

  • Solitaire Settings: A minimalist approach that highlights the oval diamond's natural beauty and symmetry.
  • Halo Designs: Enhance the center stone's visual impact with a radiant halo of smaller diamonds for an added layer of sophistication.
  • Pavé Bands: A band encrusted with diamonds complements the center stone, adding brilliance and texture.
  • Three-Stone Settings: A symbolic representation of your journey together, with the oval diamond at its heart, flanked by stones representing past, present, and future.

Considerations When Choosing an Oval Wedding Ring

Ratio and Proportions

The length-to-width ratio of an oval diamond affects its overall appearance. A classic oval shape typically has a ratio between 1.3:1 and 1.5:1, offering a balanced look. Preferences vary, with some desiring a more elongated shape while others prefer a rounder oval. It's essential to view various ratios to determine what appeals to your aesthetic preferences.

The Bow-Tie Effect

Oval diamonds can exhibit a bow-tie effect, a dark shadow across the center that resembles a bow tie. While nearly all oval diamonds have some degree of this effect, its visibility varies. When choosing your diamond, consider how pronounced the bow-tie effect is and whether it detracts from the stone's beauty.

Ethical Sourcing and Sustainability

At Acredo, our commitment to beauty extends beyond the surface. Ethical sourcing and sustainability are at the heart of our mission, ensuring that every oval wedding ring we craft not only tells a love story but also supports a legacy of responsible stewardship. From ethically sourced diamonds to recycled metals, we offer peace of mind alongside unparalleled craftsmanship.


An oval wedding ring is a beautiful symbol of love and commitment, offering elegance, versatility, and the opportunity for personal expression. Whether you're drawn to its aesthetic appeal or the way it elongates the finger, the oval cut provides a distinctive choice for your special day. By considering the cut's unique characteristics, customization options, and ethical sourcing, you can select an oval wedding ring that perfectly embodies your relationship's beauty and values.

We invite you to explore the endless possibilities of custom-designed, handcrafted jewelry at Acredo. Discover the unique, the ethical, and the exquisite in our collection of oval wedding rings. Visit our website today and let us guide you in creating a ring that captures the essence of your bond, a symbol of love meticulously crafted to last a lifetime.