The oval shape is one of the most popular and beautiful cuts of stone. These oval stone rings serve as great inspiration for the next addition to your jewelry collection!
The oval faceted cut emerged in the 1950s and 1960s. It has sustained popularity because of its elegant shape and ability to create an illusion of a larger gemstone. Oval cut stones have been used in halo settings, in floral design rings, and as solitaire stones. Popular stones that are cut in an oval shape are rubies and sapphires.
Oval Ruby Rings
Oval Sapphire Rings
Cabochon oval stones are also popular in rings. Star rubies and star sapphires are cabochon stones, meaning that they are not faceted and have a smooth, rounded finish. Jade stones are also cut as cabochons.