Ahh, engagement ring shopping: the only singular event that is likely to give one gender heart flutters while simultaneously giving the other heart attacks. While we'd venture a guess that no one hates looking at super-sparkly diamonds all day, the price tag attached to such beautiful stones is often (unfortunately) less than dazzling.
Luckily for you and your man, there are actually quite a number of relatively affordable engagement rings out there. We did the research for you and came up with 45 stunning ring-finger pieces that all come in under $3,000. And we broke them down by category so it's incredibly easy to find a ring that works for you! (You're welcome.)
Keep scrolling to shop 45 gorgeous rings that won't break his bank!
Loren Stewart Emerald, Opal & Diamond Ring ($295)
Maurian Maurer Ariel Ring with Three Diamonds ($1200)
Monique Pean Diamond & Rose Gold Stacking Band ($1465)
Blanca Monrós Gómez Rosecut Diamond Solitaire Ring ($2500)
Elisa Solomon Anna Kerenina Marquise Diamond Ring ($2124)
Jennifer Meyer 18-Karat Gold Diamond Triangle Ring ($2150)
Bittersweet NY Brilliant Diamond Twig Ring ($2800)
Sophie Bille Brahe Diamond & Gold Pleine de Lune Ring ($2580)