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Engagement Season is Here: Special Finds for Everything from “Yes” to “I Do”

Searches for engagement rings spike in October on Etsy

While fall weddings are still in full swing, engagement season – also known as the holidays – are fast approaching. On Etsy, searches for engagement rings start spiking in October, and according to Wedding Wire, Christmas Day is the most popular day of the year to pop the question. As couples move away from cookie-cutter weddings Etsy sellers are creating the most unique finds, making the journey to the aisle just as special as the relationship. And, for an even more unique celebration, partners can personalize every aspect of their big day by working directly with sellers to create the wedding of their dreams.


With the average ring cost netting out at $5,000 shoppers can find options on Etsy that won’t break the bank, from budget-friendly diamonds to the increasingly-popular gemstone alternatives.

Multi Diamond Curve Ring Solid 14k Recycled GoldMontana Sapphire Engagement RingOval Peach Sapphire and DiamondCompanions RingBi-Color Blue Green Sapphire, Imperial Topaz, Peach Sapphire + Diamond Cluster Engagement RingAsymmetrical Engagement Ring


Couples are opting for creative ways to pop the question, using items like stylized ring boxes that are sure to get any partner to say “yes”.

Personalized Proposal Jigsaw BoxWill You Marry Me MugProposal Cake StencilGreen Succulent Ring Box BearerNautical Proposal Ring Box


Proposals aren’t just for the couple. Partners are asking their loved ones to be part of the big day in ultra-special ways, from personalized portrait magnets to custom puzzles.

Will You Be My Bridesmaid GiftCustom Bridesmaid MagnetPersonalized Secret Question Confetti PopPlease Don't Let Me Ugly Cry / Will You Be My Bridesmaid Scratch Off Card


Every couple knows that organization is key when planning a wedding, and using books and binders is one of the most valuable ways to stay on track. Shoppers can find creative, personalized items on Etsy that make even the most mundane planning tasks feel special – and don’t forget the wine and beer glasses to support the process (hint: they make great engagement gifts.)

Personalized Wedding JournalWedding Planning Wine GlassVisual Journey Through Wedding PlanningWedding Planner

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Dayna Isom

Dayna Isom Johnson is Etsy’s resident trend expert. Always on the hunt for the latest and greatest products, Dayna keeps her finger firmly on the pulse of the hottest market trends, up-and-coming Etsy designers, and sellers with exciting stories.