Your wedding Ring needs to be perfect as it is something that you'll want to wear for the rest of your life. This symbol of love and commitment reflects each of your individual styles. To choose a perfect wedding band that should also accompanies and compliment your engagement ring, Fiona guide will help you with some great following tips that symbolize your love and affection.
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CHOOSE A STYLE
There are different styles of wedding bands for Men and Women. You can choose from plain gold band with some matte or glossy effect for men and for women you can choose from textured gold with some diamond accents or can go with some unique style of eternity bands as per what suits you the best. Depending on the style of the wedding band, you can either wear individually or can be stacked together with your engagement ring.
DIAMOND STYLE BANDS
WOMEN'S WEDDING RINGS
Scalloped Pave Eternity Band
These wedding band evokes the classic beauty with Scalloped Pave diamonds set in a beautiful sculpted shared-prongs. In this wedding band, all you can see is high brilliance due to the pave diamond accents which gives more shines and sparkle.
U-Prong Diamond Band
In this wedding band, the base, plate or the collet of the design forms a rounded U-Shaped cut-out on the sides and four prongs individually support the diamond, which minimize the amount of precious metal and maximize the amount of light that hits them from the sides, increasing their sparkle. The U-shape forms an elegant curve as a design element in this type of setting, adding to the general beauty of the ring rather than simply holding the stone in place.
Channel Set Wedding Band
Channel setting is a neat style of setting in which channels are cut into metal to house a row of diamonds. The diamonds sit securely into recesses that are cut into the walls of the metal. This type of setting gives enough place for light to pass, hence more brilliance to diamonds. Mostly round and Princess cut diamonds are used in this type of setting.
If your style is modern and sophisticated, then channel setting might just be the ideal choice for you. Channel setting is the perfect way to create a contemporary look.
Bezel Set Wedding Band
The bezel setting is the second most popular ring setting due to its modern look and suitability for an active lifestyle. The bezel setting encircles the diamond, or centre stone, with a thin metal rim custom-made to hold the stone tightly in place. Usually people who wear jewellery piece on a daily basis prefer this kind of setting.
Flush Set Wedding Band
In Flush setting diamonds are set in tapered metal holes and the surrounding metal is pressed around its ring. To secure the diamond, the hammering of the metal around the diamond is done to hold it in place. If your style is modern and contemporary, then flush setting might be a perfect choice for you.
MORE POPULAR STYLES
Plain Wedding Bands
According to your style and look you can choose a plain metal band to emphasize your engagement ring. These plain bands crafted in 14K gold can be glossy, matte or textured. Narrower bands can make for a subtle choice, while wider ones create a more noticeable.
Contoured Wedding Band
This wedding ring evokes the beauty of elegance that features prong-set round diamonds with a subtle contour to align and beautifully complement your engagement ring. This subtle curved with a signature shank fits perfectly with your engagement ring.
Trinity Wedding Band
The combination of trio gold colour i.e. yellow, pink and white gives a unique eye-catching style and look that beautifully complement each other. Depending on the style of the engagement ring, you can either wear individually or can be stacked together.
MEN'S WEDDING BANDS
A men's wedding ring is an important expression of his love and commitment. They perfectly signify their solidity as a partnership. They have uncommon options in wedding rings. The most popular styles for men are plain metal bands, or more of contemporary rings. The perfect gift to express your never-ending love is to define your affection with each other with plain metal bands.
MEN'S WEDDING BAND STYLES
Plain metal band
The most popular and preferable men's wedding rings are plain metal bands. In this wedding band, a plain precious metal band in gold, have more choices of broad band with brushed surfaces to suit your style and preference. If you are looking for subtler look, then this would be a great choice.
Engraved Metal Band
In this Men's wedding band, you have more choices with engraved surface in gold to have a unique style of contemporary look. This would be an ideal choice if you are looking for a vintage look.
Matte Metal Band
To add a subtle and classy look to your style and personality, you can choose a different type of finishing like a matte finish on the metal surface.
Glossy Metal Band
The secondly most popular men's wedding rings are plain metal bands with a glossy effect on the metal surface with a broader look to feel the shine that suits your individuality and taste.
Broad Metal Band
Men have the option to choose a design that reflects their own unique personality and taste. Wider rings tend to be more expensive, as they require a larger quantity of precious metal. These wider bands can be easily noticeable.
Textured Metal band
To add a bit more detail to your wedding band, you can choose one with some texture effect on the surface of precious metal, that can adore the unique style of your personality and preference.
CHOOSE A METAL COLOUR
It is not difficult to choose a metal colour for your wedding band. To choose a perfect metal colour, it is very important to know that it should always complement your engagement ring if it is to be stacked together. Accordingly, you can choose a metal colour that even enhance and suits your and your partner's personality.
TYPES OF METAL COLOUR
To complement your engagement ring, you can choose a perfect metal colour – yellow, white and rose.
YELLOW GOLD - A yellow gold is a versatile metal. It is combined with other metals such as zinc and copper to make a stronger alloy. The durability of a metal depends on the actual pure gold content. For engagement rings, majorly and preferably 18K or 14K gold is used. This gives them a beautiful golden hue to stand up for everyday wear.
WHITE GOLD - White gold has a cool, sophisticated gleam. White Gold is a metal created by combining pure gold with other alloys such as palladium, manganese or nickel. The strength and durability of white gold is due to the presence of nickel.
ROSE GOLD - Rose gold is a metal made by combining gold and copper alloy that is sometimes referred to as red gold or pink gold. Rose Gold showcases a vintage style and a unique romantic look to your engagement and wedding rings. It can be combined with white or yellow gold rings to create a unique multi-coloured setting that creates an artistic look.
HOW TO WEAR YOUR WEDDING RING
Fiona guides you to wear your wedding band as per your choice and personality, whether you choose it to wear together with your engagement ring or to be worn individually.
MATCHING SETS WITH YOUR ENGAGEMENT RING
Wedding band can be matched with your engagement ring in two ways- Straight bands or contoured bands.
A straight wedding band are simply classic. These refined bands complementing your engagement ring will never go out of style. Glittering diamonds accents provide sophisticated sparkle that reflects your abiding love and commitment.
A contoured wedding band is particularly designed to match the contours of an engagement ring. It means that the face of the band slightly curves around the centrepiece of your engagement ring that stays straight for the rest of the part. Contouring makes it possible for a wedding band to sit flush with an engagement ring.
WEDDING RING WEARING SEPARATELY
MODERN WEDDING RING
You might be looking for a unique style of wedding band which you don't want it to be stacked with your engagement ring. You may also prefer wearing your wedding band separately to showcase more sparkle and shine.
STACKABLE WEDDING RING
You might be looking for a different style of more than one wedding band that can be stacked together for a stylish look. Stacked wedding bands can be worn individually or can be worn together as per your preference and style. It really gives a spectacular effect and a hefty look.