He popped the question and of course you said yes! If you’re like many brides, you had a say in the ring that’s now the center of attention on your perfectly manicured left hand, right? Here at Ever After, we know from experience that the style of your engagement ring can be an accurate predictor of the type of venue you plan to book for your wedding and reception. Here’s a list of 10 Engagement Rings and the Perfect Wedding Venues in Southern California that are sure to be a reflection of your unique style:

  1. Tiffany Diamond Engagement Ring: You know what you want and will wait for the best. The moment the love of your life dropped to one knee and pulled out the blue box you started to cry. Then you saw it: the most beautiful diamond ring in the world. You want to have that same feeling on your wedding day, and this luxury La Jolla estate will fulfill every dream you’ve had about the perfect venue. La Jolla Wedding Venue
  2. Three Stone Diamond Engagement Ring: This bride knows the importance of celebrating the past, present and future of her relationship with the groom. Experience vintage glamour at this Victorian mansion that’s just a short drive from Los Angeles in a setting that’s ideal for both your ceremony and reception. There’s a gorgeous garden and gazebo and even a room for the newlyweds to spend their honeymoon night. Los Angeles Castle Venue
  3. Oval Solitaire Engagement Ring: Nothing but the best for this bride will do. The ceremony and reception may be small and intimate but every detail will be ultra-elegant, including cocktails and dinner in this luxurious private penthouse overlooking San Diego’s Mission Bay. Stay the night at this resort and enjoy brunch with your guests the following day for the ultimate destination wedding weekend at one of the most beautiful spots in the world.San Diego Venue with Oval Ring
  4. The Halo Diamond Engagement Ring: This style is a favorite with many of our brides as well as celebs Jessica Biel (who wears a stunning cushion-cut double-diamond halo engagement ring that hubby Justin Timberlake picked out), Natalie Portman and singer Kelly Rowland. This chic city venue, built in 1925, is a Los Angeles gem and the Art-Deco overtones are ideal for a Gatsby-themed wedding. Absolutely the venue you must check out if you’re planning a luxe celebrity-worthy ceremony and reception. Oval Ring and Los Angeles Venue
  5. Princess Cut Diamond Engagement Ring: Every princess should get married in a castle, but chartering a plane to England and renting out Buckingham Castle just isn’t an option, unless you’re marrying Harry. Ever After has found a castle in the Hollywood Hills that many locals don’t even know exists. Luscious gardens, breathtaking views and even a moat, turrets and drawbridge will enchant you and your wedding guests and offer memories you’ll cherish forever. Princess Cut and Hollywood Castle
  6. Heart Shaped Diamond Engagement Ring: Your first date included red roses, champagne and a romantic comedy. You wish that everyday was Valentine’s Day. Escape to Big Bear and host a weekend wedding at a dreamy 1920s-era historic bed and breakfast mansion in the mountains. The perfect romantic wedding venue. Heart Engagement Ring and Mountain Wedding
  7. Diamond Band Engagement Ring: Nothing about you is ordinary. You even said “no” to a traditional diamond engagement ring and instead chose a diamond eternity band. This luxurious Newport Beach Villa with stunning Spanish architecture overlooks the harbor is definitely out-of-the-ordinary. Picture your wedding here as the sun sets, sipping champagne and listening to a romantic jazz quartet before dinner. Quite extraordinary.Diamond Band and Newport Venue
  8. Sapphire Engagement Ring: You said forget the diamond and go for “something blue.” Ever After has the perfect venue for this bride, surrounded by the sparkling blue Pacific Ocean: a multi-million dollar yacht with space for up to 200 guests. Imagine sailing along the Southern California shore where your entire wedding day is taken care of by experts who will ensure you get the VIP treatment. Blue Sapphire and Yacht Wedding
  9. Art Deco Platinum Ring with Emerald Cut Diamond: Dance the night away in a 1920s-inspired ballroom in beautiful Pasadena. Host between 150 and 600 guests in this extraordinary venue that has views of City Hall and the San Gabriel Mountains. There’s a separate foyer and a long bar decorated with ornate Art Deco carvings. Art Deco Wedding
  10. Tattoo on the Left Finger: The ultimate commitment! This bride’s ideal wedding and reception site is likely at a chic, contemporary courtyard in Santa Monica. There’s nothing more memorable than exchanging vows in this enchanting setting, complete with a tranquil reflecting pool. Tattoo Rings and Outdoor Courtyard in Santa MonicaFall in love with any of the above engagement rings? Find their source here: 1. Tiffany & Co. Diamond Engagement Ring, 2. 3-Stone Diamond Engagement Ring, 3. Oval Solitaire Engagement Ring, 4. Halo Diamond Engagement Ring, 5. Princess Cut Diamond Engagement Ring, 6. Heart Shaped Diamond Engagement Ring, 7. Diamond Engagement Band, 8. Sapphire Engagement Ring, 9. Art Decor Platinum Ring With Emerald Cut Diamond Engagement Ring, 10. Tattoo Engagement Ring