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The Best Ring Style for Your Hand Shape

What is the best engagement ring style for your hand? As jewellery experts, we recommend you choose a ring according to your hand shape and skin tone. Find the best ring for you below. FIRST, A LOOK AT HAND SHAPES 1. Dainty hands If you have petite hands, it’s best to keep your ring delicate and simple, for example a classic solitaire ring. A dainty ring doesn’t mean you have to forgo sparkle. Simply choose a round or princess cut (square) diamond – they are the most radiant diamond shapes. For even more glamour, you can also add sidestone diamonds along the ring’s band. Sidestones increase dazzle without looking overpowering. Click to view these rings in detail 2. Long fingers If you have long fingers, you can carry off a striking ring design. Wide bands will look good on you. If you want make your hand appear shorter, pick a design that sits across your finger horizontally  – such as an ‘east-west’ gemstone mount (see the blue sapphire ring below) or a three-stone ring (see bottom left ring below). Click to …