Diamond wedding rings come in all shapes and sizes and different materials. white gold, yellow gold, 9 carat, 18 carat, platinum, single stone, multi stone. What it usually comes down to is much bling there is in the middle. We have picked 5 of the best 1/2 (0.5) carat gold diamond rings. The 0.5 carat refers to the total amount of diamond here but remember the bigger the stones the higher up the price scale you tend to go. A single 0.5 carat diamond solitaire ring will usually be more than double that of a similar style cluster of diamonds totalling 0.5 carat. The good news for the grrom to be or the bridal couple is that solitaires are traditionally used for the engagement ring. So, for a diamond wedding ring a cluster or channel of diamonds is the usual style which helps reign in the budget a little.
This 18ct white gold from Ernest Jones is set with two lines of sparkling diamonds totalling 0.5 carat
Price : £699 from Ernest Jones
This 18ct white gold from Platinum Diamonds is set with 3 diamonds totalling 0.5 carat
Price : £999 from Platinum Diamonds
This diamond wedding ring is gorgeous but attacts a heavier price tag because the dimaonds are set in Platinum rather than gold.
Price : Approx £1250 from Blue Nile
0.5 Princess cut diamonds in an 18ct yellow gold ring from Goldsmiths. Also available in White Gold.
Price : £1,199 from Goldsmiths
This unusual design features 1/2 carat of diamonds set around a yellow gold smooth edged ring.
Price : £499 from Diamond Manufacturers