Sylvia & Cie Byblos Oval Citrine and Diamond Ring
Sylvia & Cie Byblos Oval Citrine and Diamond Ring. (Stylist Anna Ruiz / Photography Bridges Aderhold)

Art of Style


Ring Pop

A slate of glitzy galas for 2022 calls for oversized cocktail rings with big, luscious gemstones that dazzle.

Popularized by partygoers during Prohibition as a sign of their unabashed defiance, cocktail rings once again stand out as the accessory du jour for commanding a room. Pile them on lavishly as you raise a glass to the new year.

 

Tanzanite and Diamond Ring, Robert Procop Blue, Pink and Purple Sapphire Rings

Whether you go traditionalist with a ring that flaunts a single stone as its centerpoint (hello, stunning tanzanite!), or you lean more playful with stacked stones in a riot of shades, these three pieces promise to steal the show. Center: Tanzanite and Diamond Ring, providentjewelry.com; Left and right: Robert Procop Blue, Pink and Purple Sapphire Rings, yamron.com 

 

Sylvia & Cie Byblos Oval Citrine and Diamond Ring

For a modern take on the cocktail ring, this citrine design more than delivers. Sylvia & Cie Byblos Oval Citrine and Diamond Ring, marissacollections.com

 

Gems of Note Multicolored Diamond Ring

Naples-based gemologist Brian Denney designed this beauty with multiple bands—lined in orange, green, brown and white diamonds—creating the look of stacked rings in one fabulous piece. Gems of Note Multicolored Diamond Ring, gemsofnote.com

 

Opal Ring with Pink Sapphire and Diamond Halo

White diamonds and pink sapphires add to the hypnotic effect of the 10.33-carat opal that anchors this rose gold piece from Provident Jewelry’s estate collection. Opal Ring with Pink Sapphire and Diamond Halo, providentjewelry.com

 

Harry Winston Colombian Emerald and Diamond Ring

In this Harry Winston treasure, a juicy-hued, 6.81-carat Colombian emerald is ringed in white diamonds. Harry Winston Colombian Emerald and Diamond Ring, lamaisonyamron.com

 

Paul Morelli 18K White Gold Blue Sapphire with Diamonds Moderne Octagon Ring and 18K White Gold Pinkish Purple Spinel Cushion-Cut Ring with Diamonds

The squared-off lines read as modern in these elegant styles. Paul Morelli 18K White Gold Blue Sapphire with Diamonds Moderne Octagon Ring and 18K White Gold Pinkish Purple Spinel Cushion-Cut Ring with Diamonds, shannongreencollections.com

 

Verdura Turquoise and Lapis Candy Ring

You (and everyone who admires your ringed hand) will want to dive right into the deep, blue cabochon lapis stone in this Verdura piece. Verdura Turquoise and Lapis Candy Ring, marissacollections.com