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Engagement Ring Engraving Ideas

Engraving is an excellent way to personalize your engagement ring. Carving your emotions through the ring makes it more special. An engagement ring already has this big symbolism of love and commitment, so how much more when you add your personal touch that has a special meaning for you as a couple.

Wondering what you can engrave on your engagement ring? Here are some ideas and tips on how you can make your engagement ring an exceptional one.

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Engraving your nicknames of each other or your initials. This idea of engraving your ring is simple, but is timeless and classic. It will never go out of style.


The date when you first met, your first date, the date when you officially became a couple, your first kiss, and your engagement date are all awesome ideas. How is it sweet to celebrate an occasion with engraving on your ring.

Romantic Engravings

This may refer to the romantic words as a lovely addition to your engagement ring. It will serve as a reminder of how you are so romantically in love with each other. Here are some popular romantic engravings you might also want to put on your ring.

  • Worth the Wait
  • Always and Forever
  • Meant to be
  • To Infinity and Beyond
  • Till Death
  • From This Day Forward
  • To Have and To Hold
  • I Love You
  • Love, Honor, Cherish
  • My True Love
  • I Do
  • Together Forever
  • Yours Always
  • Happily Ever After
  • Forever with Love
  • Love you Always
  • My Love
  • Endless Love
  • True Love Waits
  • You have my heart
  • My heart is in your hands
  • Never to part
  • To my wife/husband
  • Soul mates forever
  • I’m always with you
  • To have and to hold

Different Words from an interconnected words

These are words that when combined, they form one complete phrase. The meaning is just like, you two are as one, one without the other is meaningless, or maybe you complete each other. Isn’t it a sweet gesture? Examples of such engraving is the

  • Lady’s ring saying “Two Souls” and the man’s ring saying “One heart”
  • “Truly, Madly” – “Deeply”
  • “I love you” – “I love you more”
  • “Today, Tomorrow” – “Always”
  • “Yours” – “Forever”
  • “One Life” – “One Love”
  • “Together” – “Forever”
  • “I’m yours” – “You’re mine
  • “Always” – “Forever”

One Word

Phrases are indeed lovely and descriptive, but a single word also is enough to bring out your emotions. This can be a perfect choice, especially for a ring that has a limited space. Here are examples of romantic and powerful words that can be used in engraving a ring.

  • Love
  • Eternity
  • Kiss
  • United
  • Forever
  • Always
  • Eternally
  • Infinity


These ideas may include romantic notions, significant dates, phrases, or other words that have a huge meaning to the couple. You can also engrave a song lyric that is meaningful to the two of you. Sentimental engraving ideas may include:

  • A favorite psalm or poetry line related to your love story
  • Amen
  • Yours
  • Two Friends Become One
  • A favorite Bible verse or reference number
  • Remember
  • Initials of the couple
  • Soulmates
  • Past, Present, Future
  • Dates, including the wedding date, proposal date, or first kiss date
  • Claddagh symbols
  • Crosses


There are no exceptions for words in the inscriptions so nothing will hold you to be that serious. Especially that some couples don’t take life’s imperfections too seriously. Having this kind of inscriptions can be fun and at the same time, it is a one-of-a-kind. A joke may be irrelevant to the true meaning of the ring, but some humorous options can be just as emotional and meaningful engraving ideas. In fact, a light, humorous, offbeat engraving can be as romantic as those romantic inscriptions. Humorous Inscriptions may include the following:

  • Cute nicknames the couple uses
  • Taken
  • His and Hers
  • Put It Back On
  • Non-refundable
  • Gotcha
  • Resistance is Futile
  • Mine
  • XOXOXO (Hugs and Kisses)

A Promise

This idea for inscription is just as romantic as an assertion of love. They need not be a lengthy phrase. What is important is the power of the words used. Some of the examples are:

  • “I will love you from now til the end” This vow is as sweet, romantic and extraordinary for engraving a ring.
  • “Til death do we part”
  • “Forever in my heart”
  • “From this day forward”
  • “To have and to hold”

Engraving your own engagement or wedding rings is what makes you unique as a couple. Your options for engraving ideas are endless. So make some time to think of the best inscription for the both of you and you will certainly arrive at the perfect inscription for your ring.

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