Instagram is famous for capturing the highlights of our daily lives, so surely a snapshot of your new engagement ring will be your biggest online statement! Since your loyal followers are counting on you to truly shine, we’re going to give you some inspiration to make your ring debut a memorable one. Here’s the top engagement ring shots from Instagram, along with the look-alike version from Gottlieb & Sons.
Ring with a View
This shot is one of our favorites and it's easy to see why. Firstly, who doesn't love a view of the turquoise ocean, paired with the perfect nude mani? This post screams, “I just got engaged on a yacht in the Caribbean islands”...what more could a girl want? Oh right, the same ring! Get this gorgeous solitaire stone engagement ring complete with the diamond band from Gottlieb & Sons.
The Coolest Coffee Snap
Nothing says “engaged” like a Starbucks cup with your wedding date on it! Hilary Bontempo is the queen of stunning Instagram shots, and her engagement ring photo is no exception. She knows how to stage everything from her hands to the ring itself, so take a page out of Hilary’s play book with your favorite chic beverage. Get the look with this precious vintage prong diamond engagement ring.
Channel Your Inner Trendsetter
Everything about this shot is trendy, from the swirled latte art to the perfectly placed Gucci purse. Emily Jenny is a well-known instagram blogger and for good reason: she knows how to set up her photos. Want to be a trendsetter like Emily? Be unique with a pear-shaped engagement ring like this one from Gottlieb & Sons.
Floral and Fabulous
If your instagram is a little more girlie and a lot more earthy, a shot like this is going to make your page go from a few hundred to a few thousand followers very quickly. Pretty in the Pines Instagrammer, Shelby mixes her jewel tones with fresh flowers and draws attention to her beautiful rounded square diamond engagement ring. This ring from Gottlieb & Sons is a close match for those of you that fell in love with hers!
There is no better prop for the most epic engagement ring photo than your fiancé’s own hand. Clearly, famous Instagrammer, Nat Vanessen is no stranger to this trick It's one of our favorite engagement announcements because there's so much love being celebrated in this photo. The combination of the romantic island waves and her carefree baseball cap says it all. It’s romantic isolation at its finest, with the two of them on the water. For a gorgeous intertwined band and vintage ring like Nat’s, refer to this iconic piece by Gottlieb & Sons.
So whether you have a gorgeous ocean nearby to use as your backdrop, or you simply use some colorful flowers, remember that the best engagement ring shots bring focus to the jewelry itself. Of course, it always helps to add some extra flare with picturesque backgrounds. Happy snapping!