Rings and Jewelry Directory
This antiques-and-collectibles shop also sells an eclectic mix of contemporary jewelry, with everything from gorgeous vintage engagement rings (from $750) to timeless platinum wedding bands by Christian Bauer and Michael Bondanza (from $950).asprey.com
A symbol of the luxurious British lifestyle, Asprey’s A-cut diamond ring ($5,200) makes a glam engagement ring. The Madison Avenue boutique also does custom designs.belenky.com
The owners of this sixth-generation family jeweler sell high-end custom and designer pieces. Engagement rings are $1,500 to $500,000; wedding bands are $200 to $40,000.buccellati.com
These finely detailed, handmade gold wedding bands are popular among women who want a traditional and feminine look, but also something they won’t see all over town. The eye-catching Eternelles line ($7,000 to $40,000) showcases rings so delicate that they look like diamond netting.bulgari.com
Bulgari’s bold, signature style makes for glamorous engagement rings and wedding bands. Some couples opt for the snake-shaped Tubogas bands in place of traditional wedding rings. Engagement rings start at $3,000.cartier.com
This international jeweler has an ample selection of classic, high-end engagement bands. The signature Trinity ring of rose, yellow, and white gold, first produced in 1924, would make any lady smile. Engagement rings start at $4,200.catherineangiel.com
This West Village boutique carries chic, well-priced reproductions of covetable vintage styles, all designed by owner Catherine Angiel. Prices for engagement rings start at $3,000.cellinijewelers.com
Specializing in micro-pavé settings and eternity bands, Cellini custom-makes platinum and eighteen-karat-gold engagement rings with white and natural-color diamonds. Stones are available in one to ten carats; from $6,500.chanel.com
The venerable French fashion house has an equally stylish line of fine jewelry. Bridal favorites are the company’s signature "quilted" gold bands as well as the camellia-shaped diamond rings. Prices upon request.
From the Winter 2008 New York Wedding Guide
- Greenwich Jewelers
64 Trinity Place New York, NY 10006 ; Tel: 212-964-7592 ; www.greenwichjewelers.com
Independent jewelry store with fantastic selection of designer engagement rings & wedding bands. 35 years of custom design experience using ethnical gems, conflict-free Canadian diamonds, recycled metals. Expert, on-site jewelers repair/restyle antique and heirloom jewelry.
- Marisa Perry Atelier
154 Prince Street New York, NY 10012 ; Tel: 212-566-8977 ; www.marisaperry.com
Reported to offer the best micro-pave diamond rings plus an exquisite vintage collection, they'll source any shape and size diamond or gemstone at unbeatable prices for custom jewelry with designer on premise. Authorized Forevermark dealer.
- The Diamond Co.
62 West 47th Street New York, NY 10036 ; Tel: 212-819-0336 ; www.thediamondco.com
The Diamond Co. is a third generation jewelry manufacturer specializing in Engagement rings, Weddings bands, Necklaces, and Earrings. Platinum wedding bands are priced from $200 and platinum diamond eternity bands from $800.
- Wedding Ring Originals
608 Fifth Avenue, Suite 509 New York, NY 10020 ; Tel: 212-751-3940 or 800-522-1175 ; www.weddingrings.com
Since 1953, with factory on premises, offering a huge selection of engagement and wedding rings in styles from modern to vintage-inspired. Complete selection of alternative metals for men also available. Prices upon request.