Asscher cut engagement rings
Discover the depth, x-shaped facets, clean lines, and distinctive appeal of Asscher engagement rings, an Art Deco favorite.
Back to top0
Discover Asscher cut diamond engagement rings
Explore styles featuring Asscher cut VRAI created diamonds to find the one that’s right for you.
An Asscher cut diamond is a squared shape known for mesmerizing step facets and Art Deco appeal. This vintage favorite is accentuated in a Halo engagement ring setting. An Asscher cut Halo is the epitome of an Art Deco inspired engagement ring and is ideal for those wanting an heirloom look.
An Asscher cut Solitaire engagement ring highlights its clean lines and x-shaped pattern in a design that will stand the test of time. The hall-of-mirrors effect an Asscher creates when catching the light is stunning in a Classic or Signature Solitaire setting, making this particular look sought after time and time again.
Asscher cut diamonds grew in popularity during the Art Deco era in the 1920s and 1930s. When highlighted in vintage-inspired settings, they gain instant Gatsby-inspired appeal. Try Art Deco favorites like the Halo or Bezel, or feature an Asscher cut diamond in a Duet, Signature V, or Hover setting for an heirloom look you’ll adore.
With various side stones to choose from, a Three Stone Asscher cut engagement ring helps you create a look as unique as your love story. Choose Round or Pear side stones for more classic or romantic style, and Trillion or Tapered Baguette side stones for modern appeal.
Frequently asked questions about asscher cut engagement rings
An Asscher cut engagement ring is any engagement ring that features a solitaire Asscher cut diamond, or a three stone setting with an Asscher cut at its center. A Asscher cut diamond features step cut facets and is similar to an Emerald cut diamond, only squarer in shape.
Because of the Asscher’s deeper cut, some of its carat weight is actually concealed from view. This means that, on the finger, an Asscher ring will look smaller than a Round Brilliant of the same carat weight. Consider moving up in carats for a more substantial looking diamond.
Match your Asscher cut engagement ring with a wedding band based on style or metal color. For Solitaire, Halo, or Three Stone engagement rings, for example, choose a petit Eternity, Infinity, or Devotion band in matching platinum or solid gold for the perfect pair.
For certain engagement settings, like the Signature V or Curator, consider pairing with their matching wedding band styles.
Choosing between an Asscher or Cushion engagement ring is not simply choosing between a rounded or squared shape. Each diamond creates a unique look, so it’s important to consider how they would pair with your own style.
Both diamond shapes have an undeniable vintage appeal and feature predominantly in Art Deco inspired engagement rings. Their facets are what make these shapes stand apart from one another the most. An Asscher dimond ring features step cut facets that create a hall-of-mirrors effect in the light, while Cushions feature brilliant facets that resemble crushed ice. Think about the shine you want your diamond to produce before choosing.