Sunday, April 21, 2013

All you need to know about purchasing wedding bands

Let’s be frank - buying a wedding ring isn’t always easy. There are lots of different factors you need to put into the equation. Not only this, but the decision is a monumental one. The ring is a symbol of you and your partner’s love and you are going to be wearing it on your hand for eternity. No pressure! 

The first thing you need to do is think about your wedding band in conjunction with your engagement ring. Engagement bands tend to be more elaborate and detailed in style, and the wedding band usually acts as a complement to this. Don’t try and overcomplicate things. This is not the battle of wedding bands vs. engagement bands. They should be working together. Therefore, go for a metal choice that’s the same as your engagement ring, you should also make sure it is similar in style too. 

As mentioned in the previous paragraph your metal choice is very important. The most common choices regarding wedding jewelry in Hong Kong are platinum, gold, and white gold. Platinum tends to be very popular because it is rare and long lasting, meaning not only does it look beautiful but it will look that way for a lifetime. In addition to this, yellow gold is very traditional and a lot of women prefer it because it matches the jewelry they have at present. And then there’s white gold; not only does this look stunning but it matches into most people’s budgets as well.

And that leads on perfectly to the next point - cost. A lot of people feel obliged to spend fortunes on their wedding rings. But these days are long gone. Don’t spend what you haven’t got. There are some fantastic wedding rings out there and they don’t cost extortionate amounts. Be sensible. You want to look at your ring and smile, not be filled with regret because you spent too much. 

It is also worth bearing in mind the fact that you can always go down the custom made route. This is the only way to purchase a wedding ring that is a complete replication of what you want. Not only this; but nobody else will have the same ring as you. And let’s not lie about it ladies; you know you hate it when somebody turns up wearing the same outfit or piece of jewelry that you have on!

And finally, don’t purchase the first ring you see! You need to make sure that you take the time to contemplate your decision. So many people rush into buying a ring because they panic that it won’t be there or they say that they are certain it’s the one for them. But the only way you truly know this is when you have left the jeweller and come back to see it with a refreshed mind on a new day.

Hopefully this article will have given you the insight needed, however when it comes to buying your wedding ring you should speak to Haywards. They offer fantastic bespoke jewelry in Hong Kong, with wedding jewelry making up a monumental sector of their work. They will converse with you in order to ensure you have covered all aspects of the design process. Furthermore, their custom made service is unrivalled and assured to make you feel delighted. 

1 comment:

  1. Once you have found the girl of your dreams, now you must be thinking of buying a perfect wedding ring for her. Well, there are several factors including cut, shape, size of stone, and design that come to mind while choosing the desired ring. There are several perfect jewellers who stock a wide range of wedding rings and you can literally find a variety of designs in wedding ring ranging from simple solitaire to perfect sapphire diamond wedding ring. Diamond wedding rings are highly preferred these days by most of the couples.