Engagement Rings for Women: Everything you need to know!
In this Blog you will learn about:
- What does your Engagement Ring say about you?
- How much should you spend on an engagement ring?
- Should you buy an engagement ring & a wedding band?
- Choosing the right Solitaire for your engagement ring
- Which hand should you wear your engagement ring on?
- Which is the engagement ring finger?
What does your Engagement Ring say about you?
The most significant expression of love, and probably the most treasured item of jewelery you will ever possess is an engagement ring. Your style and approach towards life can be reflected by the size, cut, colour, and placement of the stones in the ring.
How much should you spend on an Engagement Ring?
Buying an engagement ring is an extremely emotional experience. You want to create the most loving memory with your partner during the engagement proposal. So make sure you buy an engagement ring that she will like, but also a one that fits your budget.
While buying this special ring, feel free to splurge a little bit on your budget. We believe, your engagement ring budget should be based on a few important factors like: your annual income, your annual savings & the utility of the ring in the future.
Spending around 4-5 months of your annual savings can land you a beautiful ring for your partner
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Choosing the right Solitaire for your engagement ring
The solitaire for your engagement ring is going to be the show stopper! You want to choose a solitaire that reflects the uniqueness of your relationship, as you'll join hands for the rest of your lives.
In addition to the exclusivity, there are few other factors that should be considered before choosing the solitaire. The size and type of your solitaire will hold a lot of weight. A 1 carat diamond will add some great shine & brilliance to your engagement ring.
Lastly, remember to factor in your partner's lifestyle before choosing the ring. A women with an active lifestyle may require a much more durable engagement ring compared to some one whose lifestyle doesn't demand alot of activity
Which hand should you wear your Engagement Ring on?
The answer to this question lies in understanding both the sides of the coin & believing in what you think is right!
Why are Engagement Rings worn on the left hand?
The belief of wearing the ring on your left hand, traces all the way back to the Ancient Rome times. People believed, that a vein called "Vena Amoris" (vein of love), ran through the 4th finger of your left hand directly to the heart. Signifying the eternal love a married couple carries, the left hand was chosen as the engagement ring hand!
Why are Engagement Rings worn on the right hand?
Right hand rings have been in the limelight since the 1920's. Over the years, women have become significantly independent. Moreover, engagement rings for women have become a moment of celebration, to enjoy their success. Right hands rings, simply put, is a celebration of you!
Which is the Engagement Ring finger?
There is no hard and fast rule about the engagement ring finger. However, traditionally people have chosen the fourth finger as the 'Ring Finger.'
This doesn't mean you have to follow the same! Every marriage is unique and so is the engagement ring. You want this moment to be cherished forever.
Feel free to choose your engagement ring finger.