How to Buy an Engagement Ring?

Our mission at Clean Origin is to provide you with the simplest way to purchase an Eco-Friendly, Socially Responsible hand crafted engagement ring. Here are a few simple steps to follow to ensure a stunning engagement ring you both will love!


We have all heard the two month salary rule; a rule that was marketed by the world’s largest diamond mining company in the 1940’s to take advantage of WWII veterans trying to return their lives to normalcy. Every couple is as unique as their love story and no one should be locked in to a 70 year old rule! We at Clean Origin believe that the only budgetary rules that should apply are the ones that are correct for you and your situation.

Here are some tips to maximize your budget –

  • Choose an Eco-friendly, Socially Responsible lab created diamond from Clean Origin. Our Lab Created diamonds are as much as 40% less expensive than comparable mined diamonds without any of the negative associations. Our stones are also up to 15% less expensive than our competitors (we’ve checked and you should too). Our Lab Created diamonds.
  • Consider 14kt gold. There’s a reason 14kt is the most prevalent gold karat in the US. It’s level of purity (58%) is balanced with durability for a lifetime of wear at a reasonable cost. Our Engagement Rings.
  • Explore our Halo style rings which use multiple smaller Lab Created diamonds to maximize the impact of your center stone. Selecting one of our detailed Halo designs and pairing it with a smaller Lab Created diamond will give you lots of sparkle for less. Our Halo Collection.

Choose a Lab Created diamond

Diamond mining companies have done everything possible to convince folks that the unique properties and origins of a diamond should be shrouded in secrecy and Old World mystery all while destroying the environments and societies the diamonds come from Mining and Conflict Diamond Education. We at Clean Origin believe that it is time for transparency. The origins of our Lab Created diamonds are clear and certified Lab Created Education and with over 100 years of combined diamond industry experience on staff we can guide you through the selection process with concise information and educated advice. The 4 C's.


If you don't know your partner's ring size, that's no problem at all. We'll teach you a few simple tips and tricks that can help you figure it out. Check out our Ring Guide.


We accept all major credit cards. Bank Wire payments are also accepted for purchases over $500. Please feel free to call us at 1 (888) 487- 2145 to explore all of your options.


We believe it is our obligation to help you select an engagement ring that is completely right for you on every level from budget to size, to sparkle. Clean Origin representatives are trained to educate, guide and work with you to get the most value out of your budget and create an engagement ring that she will absolutely adore.