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Since 1890, the Kirk Kara artists and artisans have handcrafted rings and fine jewelry. Each exquisite piece is designed to be forever captivating.

Engagement Rings

Glamorous and Extraordinary: The Carmella Collection

Elizabeth Taylor famously said "big girls need big diamonds," and we know that starlets like Liz would be head-over-heels for the big, bold diamonds in our glamorous Carmella Collection. Carmella evokes a sense of timeless grandness and luxury. The collection features architecturally stunning designs inspired by classic European structures and brilliant, vintage-inspired details, all crafted by hand. Carmella offers every spellbinding diamond shape imaginable, from round to emerald, most of them surrounded by brilliant halos and intricate hand-engravings. Here are a few of the designs we're absolutely dying for!

This dazzling split-shank, halo engagement ring features 1 1/2 ctw of diamonds — not even counting the customized 2-carat center stone option! Each layer of decadent diamonds is bordered with our meticulously crafted, antique-inspired milgrain edging. 

Pear-shaped diamonds are truly the epitome of vintage glamour. This breathtaking design features 5/8 ctw of diamonds: a gorgeous, sparkling halo around the stunning pear-shaped setting, which sits on a platform of diamonds and our signature filigree design so it's awe-inspiring from every angle. 

This mesmerizing round-cut design features a romantic, feminine band elaborately detailed with our signature wheat hand-engravings. The halo and diamond-covered band feature 1/4 ctw of diamonds, all surrounded with beautiful milgrain edging. 

Start shopping the Carmella Collection today for your own forever captivating ring and piece of truly vintage-inspired glamour. After all, every starlet needs big, bold diamonds, doesn't she?