Moissanite Rings as a Substitute to Diamond Rings

Emrald Cut Sterling Silver Moissanite Ring

Diamond rings have been the traditional choice for engagement rings for decades. However, as people become more aware of the ethical and environmental concerns associated with diamond mining, many are turning to moissanite as an alternative. In this blog, we will explore why moissanite rings are a great substitute for diamond rings.

Sterling silver moissanite ring with square cut stone

What is Moissanite?

Moissanite is a mineral that was discovered in a meteorite crater in Arizona in 1893. It is a naturally occurring mineral that is extremely rare, which is why most moissanite used in jewelry is created in a lab.

The Beauty of Moissanite Rings

Moissanite has a brilliant shine that is similar to diamonds. In fact, to the untrained eye, moissanite can be mistaken for diamonds. However, moissanite has a unique sparkle that is not found in diamonds. Moissanite also comes in a variety of shapes and sizes, making it a versatile option for engagement rings.

sterling silver moissanite ring with 5 moissanite stone inlays

The Advantages of Moissanite Rings

One of the biggest advantages of moissanite rings is that they are much more affordable than diamond rings. Moissanite is also a more ethical and environmentally friendly choice than diamonds, as it is created in a lab. Additionally, moissanite is a durable material that is resistant to scratches and chips, making it a practical choice for daily wear.


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