Finding the perfect engagement ring is no easy feat.
From settling on a precious stone to sticking to the budget, sourcing the most important jewellery of your life calls for some outside assistance – and astrology is here to help.
FEMAIL looks at the ideal ring for every star sign according to the traits and tastes of the zodiac.
Larger than life, glamorous Leos like superstar singer Jennifer Lopez (pictured) should have drama and sass in their engagement rings
Fierce, romantic and brave Aries, the primal sign of the zodiac, is ruled by Mars – so it makes perfect sense that the Ram’s engagement ring involve some sort of red gemstone.
Stereotypical Aries Princess Eugenie of York, the granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, received a stunning padparadscha sapphire and diamond engagement ring from her long-term boyfriend (now husband) Jack Brooksbank.
The coral coloured stone bears a striking similarity to Eugenie’s mother Sarah Ferguson’s engagement ring, which featured a Burmese ruby surrounded by diamonds.
Classic Aries Princess Eugenie of York received a padparadscha coral sapphire and diamond from her long-term boyfriend Jack Brooksbank
Straight-talking, stubborn Taurus knows exactly what they want – and what they most desire is usually of the utmost taste, class and price tag.
Multiple diamonds set on a luxurious yellow gold band would be the perfect ring for ‘quality over quantity’ Taurus.
And if you’re really looking for a special touch, incorporate the Bull’s love of nature and the earth by giving the band a rough brushed finish.
Gemini has a strong connection to the pearl, the symbol of intelligence and eloquence.
A pearl set in pave diamonds or a statement piece involving blue agate would suit this smart and passionate sign.
The Crab has a classically elegant and luxurious style, which means a traditional oval cut diamond inlaid in a pave setting might be the perfect ring.
For more creative Cancers, a mystic moonstone band is a fail safe because of the sign’s moon ruler.
Larger than life Leo needs a ring to match its glamorous, bold personality.
The Lion loves the spotlight, so ramp up the drama and theatrics when choosing an engagement ring for this fiery sign.
Bigger is better for Leo, so go for striking gold with a statement stone – a ruby, emerald, sapphire, or even a large opal peppered with diamonds would do the trick.
Perfectionist Virgo needs jewellery to suit their polished yet minimalist taste.
A timeless, simple and elegant diamond much like Blake Lively’s large but sophisticated solitaire could be the order of the day for the Virgin.
For the more extroverted Virgo, a nod to their zodiac birthstone in the form of a striking blue sapphire would be beautiful.
A timeless, simple and elegant diamond much like Blake Lively’s large but sophisticated solitaire could be the order of the day for the Virgin
Fashionable, on-trend Libra makes a lasting first impression wherever they go, and their engagement ring should be no different.
Classic Libra Kim Kardashian West is the epitome of her star sign with her ginormous 20 carat statement diamond by American jeweller Lorraine Schwartz.
Carid B is another stereotypical Libra, thanks to her blinding double halo per-cut diamond in a white gold setting from Pristine Jewellers NYC.
Cardi B (pictured) is a stereotypical Libra with her double halo per-cut diamond ring
Classic Libra Kim Kardashian West is the epitome of her star sign with her ginormous 20 carat statement diamond by American jeweller Lorraine Schwartz (pictured, Kardashian West’s first engagement ring before it was robbed at gunpoint in Paris in October 2016)
Dark, sexy and mysterious Scorpio deserves something to match its intense personality.
The brooding Scorpion, who’s colour is traditionally known as black, would suit a stunning black diamond on a platinum or white gold band.
Alternatively, draw on Scorpio’s birthstone – topaz – or one of its many reactive stones such as opal or amethyst for a truly one-of-a-kind engagement ring.
Lively, outgoing and adventurous Sagittarius needs a ring that matches its larger than life personality.
A statement fairy-tale piece like a yellow diamond on yellow gold or something even quirkier would be perfect for a Sag.
Think famous Sagittarius Scarlett Johansson’s unique 11 carat light-brown diamond set on a curved brown band from innovative jewellery brand Taffin.
Famous Sagittarius Scarlett Johansson wears a unique 11 carat light-brown diamond engagement ring from innovative jewellery brand Taffin
Capricorn has a lasting weakness for classic style and timeless design.
But for a Capricorn who likes to walk on the wild side a little more we suggest paying tribute to the Fish-Goat’s birthstone by incorporating garnet into the engagement ring.
Unconventional Aquarius is drawn to wonderful and wacky trinkets, so the perfect engagement ring for the Water-Bearer will need to be suitably unique.
Aquarius has a number of unusual birthstones, including amethyst, amber and garnet, any of which could incorporated into the setting.
Famous Aquarius Alicia Keys wears a unique square diamond engagement ring
Emotional Pisces loves old world glamour and treasures with a story behind them so it’s worth keeping vintage pieces in mind when choosing the perfect engagement ring for the Fish.
Pisces is also deeply connected to its water element so a smattering of sapphires around a retro diamond could be the ideal choice.