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Princess Eugenie (daughter of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and granddaughter of the Queen, in case you didn’t know) and her beau Jack Brooksbank recently announced their engagement and upcoming wedding this fall. But that’s not all that had us giddy with excitement–the couple also showed off Eugenie’s incredible engagement ring, which featured a stunning round pink padparadscha sapphire, surrounded by diamonds. In an interview with the BBC, Eugenie and Jack revealed that Jack had purchased the sapphire prior to the engagement, and only after Jack proposed did the couple design their ring together (Jack proposed without a ring!)

But wait, the bride and groom designed the ring together? This isn’t an entirely new concept, but we predict Princess Eugenie and Jack will popularize the idea. Toronto-based jewellery designer Erin Tracy says this is a trend that’s catching on. “I am seeing more couples design the ring together,” Tracy shares. “I think it’s a great idea, especially if the bride has

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