Now, we're not knocking those who want to keep things classic. After all, diamonds are forever. But today's brides-to-be want to be original. They want to mark their special occasion with a unique piece that really captures and expresses their relationship. So, then why not consider colored engagement rings. Colored engagement rings aren't anything new. But they continue to be popular with celebrities looking to stand out - to discover what's uniquely them. It also doesn't hurt that colored engagement rings tend to be a bit softer on the price point. So without further ado, here are 9 awesome colored engagement rings that we think will allow every bride to be expressively unique. Simply chic, the single stone tsavorite ring by Ileana Markri is cut in an eye-catching pear shape, perched on a slim band of 18k yellow gold. Colorful turquoise cabochons are crisscrossed with emerald details and crowned with a single small sapphire in this colored engagement ring. Vintage-inspired and lushly romantic, this setting resides on a band of 14-karat gold - Semi Precious Flower Cross Engagement Ring by Lori McLean. A modern choice for a bride-to-be who loves color, a cool blue sapphire enhances a sculpted band of 14-karat rose gold - Cornflower Sheraton solitaire engagement ring by Lori McLean. A mysterious celestial shower of black diamonds flares in geometric patterns from an 18-karat black gold ring in this Rock Diamond Ring. The dark colored engagement ring reveals its own special passions by Anfray & Anfray. Lend a toast to an effervescent combination of champagne and cognac diamonds set in 18-karat gold - Champagne and Cognac Diamond engagement ring by Jennifer Dawes Designs. Sometimes, simplicity is best. A faceted 1-carat Colombian emerald is mounted on a 14-karat golden band encircled by pavé diamond details. The stone features small inclusions that are reflective of its natural beauty in this Rica Ring by KC Sukamto. A multicolored sapphire dazzles flanked by a trio of antique mine cut diamonds on a 14-karat white gold setting and a wavy rose gold band - Rainbow Sapphire and Old Mine Cut Diamond Ring by Lori McLean. A fancy blue diamond is surrounded by pearl enamel with perfect symmetry in this colored engagement ring. Accented with pavé diamonds and set on a band of 14-karat yellow gold, this chic cocktail style is sure to elevate your favorite finger - Korsu Ring by KC Sukamto. Completely modern in its simplicity, this architecturally inspired solitaire sparkles with a cushion cut sapphire flanked by diamond details in a band of 18-karat white gold - Sapphire Cantilever Bridge Ring by Markin. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest. For more colored engagement rings or other fine designer jewelry pieces check out the selection at Swoonery.