Asscher Diamond Setting Types for Wedding Rings
Created in 1902 by Dutch jeweler Joseph Asscher, the Asscher cut has been a popular choice for classically beautiful engagement rings. A square, cut-cornered shape with step-cut facets, the Asscher carries an elegant sparkle.
The Asscher cut first became popular in the 1920s. However, it has remained a popular pick over the years, drawing the eye of celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, Pippa Middleton, and the late, great Elizabeth Taylor.
So if you’ve decided on an Asscher, you’ve made a great choice! But now, of course, comes the scary part: choosing a setting. The right setting can turn that diamond into the ring of her dreams, but the wrong one… Well, let’s just make sure you get it right. Take a look at our tips so you’ll know what to look for (and what do avoid).