Fine jewelry is always a fantastic Valentine’s Day gift. It’s beautiful, meaningful, and practical, so it’s a perfect present for the special someone in your life. Of course, within the fine jewelry category, you have many options to choose from. So, what type of jewelry should you give your Valentine?

While everyone’s tastes are different, there are a few types of fine jewelry that virtually everyone loves. If you want to be sure your Valentine will adore their gift this year, wrapping up one of these classic pieces is an ideal strategy. Not sure which classic piece to choose? Find your loved one’s perfect gift among our list of the 5 classic jewelry gifts your Valentine will adore.

Diamond or Gemstone Band

Modern Style Ruby & Diamond Band

A beautiful diamond or gemstone band can fit many gift needs. It can serve as an upgraded wedding band that will take your spouse’s breath away, a dazzling promise ring that will express your commitment, or a gorgeous fashion ring that will make your loved one feel incredibly special. No matter what message you want to convey or who you’re shopping for, a diamond or gemstone band offers an ideal way to put a smile on your love’s face this year (or any year, really).

Depending on your budget and how extravagant you want to go with your Valentine’s Day ring, you could go with a more delicate pavé diamond ring or select something more extravagant. If you’re looking for something on the glamorous side, the modern style ruby and diamond ring featured above is one of our favorites for Valentine’s Day. With 5.27 carats of emerald cut rubies and dozens of glittering round cut diamonds, this lush and luxe piece is sure to stun.

Classic Diamond Engagement Ring

Classic Engraved Diamond Engagement Ring

An engagement ring is a Valentine’s Day gift your sweetheart will never forget. So if you’re planning on proposing this year, this Valentine’s Day offers an ideal opportunity to create a memorable and magical proposal.

If you’re still on the hunt for your perfect engagement ring, we’d suggest a classic option with some unique detailing that makes it feel more personal, such as the diamond band style pictured above. At first glance, this ring has all the hallmarks of a traditional diamond band style. But upon closer inspection, you’ll notice this piece has a variety of distinctive elements, including a triple row curved pavé diamond band, delicate engravings in hidden areas, and double round prong settings. You can make this ring even more striking and personal by having it crafted in your choice of white gold, yellow gold, rose gold, platinum, or palladium.

Round Cut Diamond Stud Earrings

Round Diamond Studs, 1.01 Total Carat Weight

There are so many reasons why diamond stud earrings make a great Valentine’s Day gift. Diamond stud earrings are, of course, gorgeous. They’re also timeless and versatile, making them something that your love will get quite a lot of wear out of. It’s also worth pointing out that diamond studs are perhaps the most universally desired fine jewelry piece. If your Valentine doesn’t already have a pair of diamond studs, they’ll surely be thrilled to receive a pair this Valentine’s Day. And, additionally, even if your love already has a pair of diamond studs, they’d probably be quite happy to receive an upgraded pair or a pair in another style.

If you opt to give your Valentine a pair of diamond studs this year, our top style recommendation is a pair of round diamond stud earrings with prong settings. Round is easily the most popular diamond shape, so round diamonds are always a safe bet for diamond jewelry. Then, prong settings have a classic look and allow for excellent light entry, which will help their enclosed diamonds sparkle to maximum effect.

Diamond Tennis Necklace

Classic Style Diamond Necklace, 8.39 Total Carat Weight

If you want to sweep your love of their feet this year, gifting a diamond tennis necklace is an excellent choice. This sophisticated, traditional piece has plenty of wow factor. It also has a timeless beauty, so your Valentine will be able to wear it on special occasions for decades to come.

One of our favorite classic takes on the diamond tennis necklace is the exquisitely elegant version featured above. This handcrafted piece features 8.39 total carats of round cut diamonds set in three prong settings. All of the diamonds used here feature an excellent cut, giving this piece breathtaking brilliance and a true heirloom quality.

Diamond Bangle Bracelet

Classic Style Diamond and Sapphire Bangle Bracelet

A diamond bangle bracelet is a chic staple piece that your Valentine can wear with casual, workplace, or upscale attire, making it the perfect go-anywhere accessory. Diamond bangles can also be worn alone or added to a stylish bracelet stack, giving them versatility. Wherever and however your love chooses to wear their new diamond bracelet, it’s certain to be a much-loved addition to their jewelry box.

When you’re picking out a diamond bangle for your sweetheart, you can choose to go with an all diamond design. Or, if you want to add a bit more variety to your significant other’s jewelry collection, you can choose to gift them with a diamond and gemstone option. The blue sapphire and diamond bangle featured above is one of our top picks in this category, as blue sapphires add stunning color to the piece while still being quite subtle and elegant. Blue sapphire, one of the four precious gemstones and the birthstone of September, is also an eternally classic choice that will be forever in style.

Final Thoughts on Our Valentine’s Day Jewelry Gift Guide

Still don’t think you’ve found the right gift for your Valentine? Let’s fix that. We have something for everyone in our fine jewelry selection, which includes a stunning array of diamond jewelry, pearl jewelry, and colorful gemstone jewelry. Examples of Valentine’s Day classics we offer include diamond heart necklaces, tennis bracelets, diamond hoop earrings, diamond dangle and drop earrings, and birthstone pieces that feature amethyst, aquamarine, garnet, topaz, and more.

If you need assistance with finding the perfect piece of jewelry for your Valentine from within our selection, please reach out. You can get in touch with us by emailing or by calling 1-800-566-7334.