Modern Diamond Engagement Rings
Combining pure, elegant forms with exquisite gemstones, these modern diamond engagement rings are a selection of recent commissions and favourites from our collection. All exhibit the signature McCaul style, characterised by clean lines and graceful curves. Designs range from minimal and delicate rings to stand-out sculptural pieces. All of our modern diamond engagement rings can be commissioned and adapted to accommodate your tastes and budget. We also work with clients to create entirely bespoke engagement rings.
A unique, modern diamond engagement ring set with an emerald-cut white diamond. The diamond is set at an angle across the finger, giving this ring a distinctly contemporary feel. Gentle hand-carved curves balance the angular diamond. This unusual modern engagement ring is made with generous quantities of precious metal and is available in 18 carat white, yellow or rose gold or platinum.
A modern diamond engagement ring set with an oval white diamond. Commissioned by a customer, this ring has sharply pointed claws that add a modern edge. The dramatically pointed claws are highlighted by a bright mirror-polish. The ring is based on one of our signature designs, the modern 4-claw engagement ring, which is also set with an oval stone but has softly sculpted, rounded claws.
Made as a commission, this sweet hand-carved diamond engagement ring is set with a round cognac diamond. It is one-of-a kind and has been carved by hand from wax. The design is based on our carved Arris rings, each of these unique rings is designed to house a particular gemstone. This unique modern diamond engagement ring is made from 18-carat rose gold, which pairs beautifully with the cognac diamond. The stone is set in a sculpted bezel, which is partly open on each side to expose the stone to view.
Inspired by the form of a breaking wave, this modern diamond engagement ring has timeless appeal. A fluid wave of brushed platinum bar curves around the diamond to form an open bezel setting. One of our signature designs, this modern diamond engagement ring can be worn with a matching fitted wedding band. The Wave wedding band follows the curve of the engagement ring and can be set with pave white diamonds or left plain.
An elegant modern engagement ring set with a beautiful brilliant cut cognac diamond. This simple, modern design has softly sculpted claws, which add a modern touch to the classic solitaire. This design can be made with a range of stone shapes and looks beautiful with white or cognac diamonds.
This unusual rose gold and white diamond ring is perfect as an alternative modern engagement ring. The ring flows in a smooth wave across the finger and is set with a line of white diamonds along the crest, which emphasise its undulating curves. Its sculptural carved form has an understated elegance that is distinctly modern. The ring’s surface is brushed to a satin-matt finish, which enhances the colour of the metal and contrasts with the brilliance of the white diamonds. This modern engagement ring with castelle diamonds is available in 18-carat white, rose or yellow gold or platinum.
Made as a commission, this modern 4-claw diamond engagement ring combines 18-carat rose gold with a white brilliant-cut diamond. The design is our signature 4-claw engagement ring, a modern diamond engagement ring with softly sculpted claws. The rose gold ring is brushed to a soft matt-satin finish, which enhances the colour of the metal. This design can be made in white, yellow or rose gold and set with diamond of various shapes and sizes. View more four claw engagement rings in our collection.
An alternative modern engagement ring, the Twist ring is forged by hand from platinum and set with a white pear diamond. One of our signature designs, this modern diamond engagement ring has an unusual open band, which is hand-forged and tapers to a delicate flick. The Twist ring is set with a pear white diamond, which is surrounded by a platinum bezel. This design can be made with round, pear and marquise cut gemstones. View more Twist engagement rings in our modern engagement ring collection or drop into the store to see our newest pieces.
This unusual modern 18-carat gold and diamond engagement ring flows in a smooth wave across the finger. A line of sparkling white diamonds pavé set along the crest emphasises the curves of the ring. This sculptural diamond ring has an understated elegance that is distinctly modern. The metal is brushed to a soft satin/matt finish, which enhances it's colour and contrasts with the brilliance of the pavé diamonds.
Elegant and modern, this ‘Wave’ engagement ring is made from platinum and set with an oval white diamond. The Wave is one of our signature designs and remains one of our most popular engagement rings. It consists of a fluid wave of precious metal, which sweeps around the diamond to form an open bezel setting. This clean, modern design can be adapted to accommodate diamonds and gemstones of various shapes and sizes. The ring shown here was commissioned by a customer. You can see more examples of this modern engagement ring in our collection or browse our journal.
Striking yet simple, this modern diamond engagement ring is hand-forged from 18-carat yellow gold bar. The angular modern engagement ring was made as a customer commission and is based on our hand-forged ‘Overlap’ rings. Forged by hand, the yellow gold and diamond engagement ring wraps around the finger, tapering as it does. A yellow princess-cut diamond is set into the widest end. Its bold, straight lines make this a distinctive and undeniably modern engagement ring.
To find out about commissioning your own bespoke engagement ring contact us for a chat, or visit our London atelier. We will work with you throughout the commissioning process to design and create the perfect ring for you. The modern engagement and wedding ring commission shown here was hand carved in wax, cast in 18 carat rose gold and set with a cognac diamond.
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