Seriously? Gothic engagement rings? Yep! As we say throughout this site, your engagement and wedding are all about you so if you're sense of personal style is Goth, we say go for it!
Although Goth style is typically thought of as being dark it is in fact strongly influenced by the Elizabethan & Victorian periods and is rich in symbolism and religious imagery.
For some, it might always be 'dark' but for those that follow the movement it is a culture in which they feel most comfortable.
Engaging Fact: The Goth movement began in England in the 1980s in the post-punk era and has continued to evolve since then.
It's influence is so strong and prevalent throughout the world that some of the top fashion designers have incorporated Goth style into their collections (known as 'Haute-Goth').
These beautiful rings may not be gothic engagement rings per se but they are all in keeping with the creativity and intricate details found in gothic style and design. All these rings come courtesy of Apples Of Gold. Check'm out by clicking on them.
A great feature of these particular rings is that they will never go out of style and you can 'Goth' them up or down depending on the situation you find yourself in.
If you're going all out with gothic style these rings will work beautifully. On the other hand, if for some reason you need to tone things down on a particular day, they will simply look unique and elegant.
Black diamond engagement rings, white diamonds, dark rich red rubies, filigree work, white gold, rose gold etc. can all be worked in a way that gives the end product a rich Goth feel.
Metal work, engraving, detailing, and high contrast with light & dark elements are the key ingredients for the Medieval influences that Goth style embraces.
Some of our favorite gothic influenced wedding rings are below. They are beautifully crafted and rich in design. What's not to love? Click on any of them to learn more...
Goth style and design is so rich in history that gothic engagement rings and wedding bands are often incredibly intricate and beautifully worked pieces of art.
Although not many engagement rings on the market today are specifically designed for a Goth audience there are some incredible pieces out there that subscribe to its rich sense of aesthetic.
An important thing to keep in mind for engagement rings and wedding bands is that we will likely wear them every day for the rest of our lives. And, there aren't many things that we buy, keep, and wear forever so that's what we kept in mind when we selected the rings we showcase on this page.
They are all timeless, beautiful, a 'classic' in their own way, but more importantly, will work whether your style is Goth or not in the next 50 years.
As you can see, gothic engagement rings and wedding bands can be very beautiful and are a testament to a special relationship with all that they represent. They can be elegant, stylish and classic and just as beautiful as any other ring style.