If you already found your one true love and you are absolutely sure that you are ready to settle down, the first thing you will have to consider is whether she will accept your marriage proposal or not. Now, you need an engagement ring to propose your undying love for her. The question is how much should you be spending and what type of a ring are you going to get for her.

You do not need an abundance of wealth to be able to afford a quality kind of a ring, so below are some tips that can help you choose from the different rings you can consider getting for the woman you love.

Personality

When choosing an engagement ring for your future bride, take into consideration her personality. You have been dating all these time, so you know whether she opts for simplicity or flamboyance. If she is a simple type of a person, get a ring that is not studded with stones or a ring with a complicated design.

If she opts for simplicity, get one that has a simple design. If you are not sure as to what kind of engagement ring to get for her, you can work with an accomplice, maybe her sister or anyone who knows her too well. For all you know, your future bride may have already specified to her best friend the type of ring she wants to receive.

Your accomplice can also help you with the ring size of your future bride. You cannot ask her yourself as to the size of ring she wears, so it is always good to work with an accomplice.

Price

You’ve heard it before – the price of the ring should be equal two months of your salary. This is not etched in stone. If you have a small budget, you do not have to spend a fortune for a ring. There are other alternatives that you can find that would surprise her and appreciate the ring you have chosen for her.

Choose other stones other than a diamond. You can opt for a sapphire or even choose a ring with her birth stone. There are rings that are studded with stones, but you can have it copied with lesser stones for a more affordable price.

Rose Cut Diamond

If you want to surprise her with a diamond engagement ring but you are on a budget, you can opt for a rose cut diamond. It is lighter in weight and costs less as compared to a more brilliant diamond.

Family Heirloom

A family heirloom piece of jewelry is a good way to present her with an engagement ring. It is a way of expressing to her your desire for her to be a part of your family. This is an antique jewelry and it usually costs a fortune.

Preparing for the wedding day begins with a presentation of a ring to your future bride. Choosing one is not easy because you have to be certain that it fits her style and personality. There are many rings to choose from and you only have one chance to present it to the woman you want to spend the rest of your life with.