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Engagement Rings and Wedding Bands in New Haven

Antique inspired custom engagement ring in New Haven with a bezel set center oval diamond on a knife edge hand engraved band.

Couples looking for engagement rings in New Haven, Connecticut have an opportunity to browse through the online selection offered by Knox Jewelers. If you are in the market for a set of wedding bands in New Haven you do not need to look further than our one-of-a-kind masterpieces, created in the form of gemstone and diamond jewelry. You took great care in selecting your partner and they deserve a unique engagement ring and wedding bands that have been forged by hand with the same level of care.

Planning the perfect proposal can be overwhelming. At Knox Jewelers, we create unique wedding bands and engagement rings and every once and a while we have an opportunity to help make the proposal just as unique by offering a few ideas to the suitor. New Haven is a beautiful location for presenting gemstone or diamond jewelry and there are many venues for asking the big question. Whether you're a foodie with a big appetite for fresh produce and local flavors and wines, an avid art lover in search of hidden treasures, a fan of live music or entertainment, or even if you're entranced by history and architecture New Haven has the perfect setting for your proposal any time of year.

Looking out across Long Island Sound, New Haven is one of America's oldest cities. Settled by English Puritans in the mid-seventeenth century, it's illustrious history is peppered with names such as Noah Webster, Nathan Hale and Eli Whitney. Yale University reveals a well known cultural and educational presence and magnificent architecture. The city's charm is particularly evident in tree-lined Wooster Square, the historic Town Green and the College-Chapel Street district. Other claims to fame include the premiere of the hamburger in 1895 and the introduction of pizza to the United States. So for your proposal, don't miss the exceptional museums or the extraordinary theater productions in New Haven. And by all means, try the pizza!

New Haven custom engagement ring with a halo design and profile view featuring scroll engraving, milgrain and a bezel set surprise stone.


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As home of one of New Haven's Firsts, the Corkscrew invented in 1860, New Haven has been a marquee destination for epicurean feasts, live music and entertainment for decades. Setting your proposal among an intimate Tuscan styled tasting room, with beautiful chandeliers and mahogany tables, will provide a romantic setting to relax and enjoy the countryside with a fine glass of wine and a scintillating micro pave custom engagement ring.

Like Knox Jewelers' passion for quality, craftsmanship and the importance of traditions, Paradise Hills Vineyard & Winery is family owned and operated, established in 1997. Nestled among 65 acres of rolling hills along the Washington Trail, the Ruggiero Family welcomes your proposal at their Boutique Tuscan Winery. The intimate Tuscan styled tasting room has a hand crafted copper bar and romantic decor. With a passion to share the love of wine and the art of wine making with all who visit, pack your delectable gourmet meal and take in all the sites among the vines or cozy up by the wood stove in the winter and create a proposal memory that can be revisited at any anniversary.

For the adventurous palate, Taste of New Haven provides private walking culinary tours of New Haven. Experienced tour guides will lead you and your guest on a foodie adventure to reflect the city's rich culture and history. For food lovers, spend a date walking hand in hand, nibbling and learning the history of New Haven on a tour through different neighborhoods. Taste of New Haven aims to create an enjoyable evening connecting people with local food, culture and each other. Each month, Taste of New Haven features a different route which lets you and your partner sample everything from coffee and cupcakes to wine, cheese or sushi cuisine during your private tour. The ever changing nature of this even results in a completely uncontrived and unconventional way to propose with a unique handcrafted engagement ring or vintage inspired piece of diamond jewelery.

Custom wide band ring in New Haven with an intricate pattern of scrolls and bezel set round diamonds bordered by diamond rails.

On an upbeat path to the heart of the city you will find everything from symphony orchestras to rock n' roll and many legendary performers at the local clubs. The gathering pubs around Yale University are lively, fun and bring together a mix of locals and visitors. For the poetic and creative, setting a proposal at The Space offers a new and energetic way to propose with a selection of diamond jewelry from Knox Jewelers. Since 2002, The Space has existed to build a safe, positive community for people of all ages through music and the arts. The Space is a listening room venue located in an unlikely suburb industrial park. As a venue run by musicians for musicians, you can propose during an open-mic night with poems or prose of your own pen. When the day comes to exchange your wedding bands you can personalize that special moment just like you did when you asked for your loved one's hand in marriage.

If your partner falls weak to the knees at the thought of a serenade proposal and you just don't carry a tune, The Yale Whiffenpoofs can come to the rescue. As the oldest, and arguably most famous, all-male collegiate A Cappella group in the states, they have performed for presidents from Reagan through Obama.

Custom engagement ring in New Haven with a cushion cut center diamond surrounded by a diamond halo and split band.


They have toured the world’s most famous concert halls and performed on Saturday Night Live and The West Wing. Travel downtown to Mory’s or the Union League Cafe to hear the 14-member group perform in the background during your proposal. Both locations are quintessentially New Haven and proposing in such a unique location is sure to please, especially with a performance by these suave singers!

New Haven is one of America's oldest cities and carries plenty of historical sites waiting to be discovered and talk about a cast of characters rich with facts, tall tales, and intrigue. The area’s history, complete with the story of state hero Nathan Hale, inventor Eli Whitney and the founding of Yale University which would become one of the most respected educational institutions in the country. And lucky for you, there are plenty of historical institutions, societies and museums dedicated to the story. For a proper proposal, you can’t miss the New Haven Museum for a vast offering of all things New Haven. Propose with a classic engagement ring and start your future together surrounded by three hundred and seventy-five years of history. From the colony’s founding as a puritan village, through its growth into a major industrial center, and now a thriving metropolitan area, New Haven’s history is brought to life, inspiring a rich appreciation of the past, present, and future. Selecting a custom crafted piece of diamond jewelery from Knox Jewelers will mark the moment in time when you knew your partner was the one!

A stroll through downtown New Haven is kaleidoscopic: a look back into early colonial history, then a hip new restaurant, then a glimpse of the monumental town green or the rising austere architecture of a grand university. We believe marriage is a precious bond and your proposal should invoke memories of the start of your lives together, memories that will last a lifetime. Which ever New Haven destination, venue or experience you choose remember one thing; your true love will look at their left hand everyday. On that hand rests your tribute to a commitment for the rest of time. This unique piece of gemstone or diamond jewelry from Knox Jewelers will remain a symbol of your love as it is passed down to your children, and their children, and it will be a breathtaking reminder of the care and devotion that started your new family.

New Haven custom three stone engagement ring with a bead set diamond band and floral profile design.

Spilt Shank Engagement Rings

Custom engagement ring in New Haven with a bead set diamond split band and a cushion cut center diamond.

Solitaire Engagement Rings

Custom solitaire engagement ring in New Haven with a twisted asymmetrical band holding a round brilliant center stone.

Filigree Engagement Rings

New Haven custom engagement with a round diamond center stone and antique details including profile filigree curls.

Halo Engagement Rings

Antique inspired custom engagement ring in New Haven with a unique pierced diamond halo surround the round diamond center stone.