Characteristics of Suitable Wedding and Engagement Rings
A small band in a circular shape commonly known as a ring is made using a precious metal or any other material and can be having a one or more set of gemstones such as ruby, diamond, emerald or even sapphire. An ornament for beauty purposes, a marriage token, engagement or as a symbol of authority and is worn around the finger are some of the common uses of wearing a ring. There are other types of rings that can be ornamentally worn such as bracelets around the wrist, earring, arm rings or armlets, toe rings as well as neck rings. Other than metals, there are other materials that can be used to make rings such as stones, plastics, bones, wood, glass, and others. In the world, there are so many types of rings such as birthstones rings, carving ring, championship rings, class ring, cocktail ring, doctoral ring engagement ring, wedding ring among others that are used for various purposes.
When referring to rings, most people refer to those that are worn around the finger and there are various locations on the fingers that the ring can be worn. A wedding ring is usually worn on the third finger also referred to as ring finger which can either be of the left or right hand depending on the culture and beliefs of a person. Also before marriage, when one proposes and the proposal is accepted, an engagement ring is offered which is usually worn on the second finger. There are various materials used to make wedding and engagement rings such as white gold, yellow gold or rose gold as well as those made of platinum and they usually come in various styles and one can get any which they prefer. Silver, titanium, and stainless steel can be used to make wedding and engagement rings other than just gold and platinum.
In order to mark the engagement or wedding, it is important to consider some factors when purchasing in order to get the most suited ring to mark the milestones in the relationship. One can request for custom made rings from the manufacturer which will be unique to match the style of the person. In case when proposing doesn’t know the exact finger size to get a suitable engagement ring, one can get a floor sample of the ring for proposal purposes then afterwards go get one that fits the person. One can also purchase a ring that can be resized so that it can be adjusted to fit the person well. When purchasing, one should consider the carat, cut, colour and the clarity of the ring so as know about the quality of the given ring and its price. It is also very important to work on a budget so that one gets a suitable ring.