If you think a gorgeous engagement ring has to cost as much as a down payment on a house, think again. We found 7 sites that not only sell stunning engagement rings--they have amazing options for under $2,500. Click through the slideshow to see for yourself.
Don't sleep--Etsy is a goldmine for gorgeous, affordable engagement rings. You can find tons of amazing diamond options, but also engagement rings with other seriously pretty center stones, as well.
Diamond Envy specializes in gemstones and colored diamonds--think pink, yellow and more--that are all ethical and conflict-free. Even better, they offer free global shipping and have several stunning options under $2,500.
Trumpet & Horn
Trumpet & Horn's collection is made up of vintage and unique rings, in an array of styles ranging from dainty and delicate to overstated and colorful.
90210 Jewelry loves catering to couples who want quality jewelry but may not have a celebrity-worthy budget. This 1 carat Asscher Cut Diamond Engagement Ring is only $2,149.99.
And solitaries aren't the only price-effective option on the site; this 1.10 Emerald Cut Infinity Engagement Ring is only $2,169.99.
Customers can also customize an engagement ring based on their budget, choosing the diamond shape and the 4Cs within their price range.
Not only does James Allen have a variety of affordable rings, but customers can also make their own custom engagement ring for under $2,500 by browsing the 100,000+ diamonds and various settings available on the site to find the perfect look for their budget.
Brilliant Earth offers many beautiful engagement rings for under $2,500. Couples can order online or come into one of the company's showrooms in Los Angeles, Boston or San Francisco. All of the diamonds are ethically sourced and conflict-free.