Tag Archives: wedding rings

24 Jul

Men – Why You Should Wear a Wedding Ring (When You Are Married)

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While it is now pretty much the norm for men to wear wedding rings when they are married, it is still not as much the standard as it is for women. If a woman chooses not to wear a ring, this is somewhat unusual, whereas for men the decision to go without one is not really questioned, with people tending to assume men are more likely to have the kind of jobs that make wearing a ring unsafe or impractical (though this is a somewhat dated idea!). If you're a man wondering whether or not you should Read more [...]
21 Oct

How Celtic Rings Make Great Wedding Bands

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Tracing their roots back to almost 2000 BC, Celtic craftsmen have been designing distinctive jewelry. Their pieces have been ornate, symbolic and enchanting, and still retain all of the history of traditional Irish jewelry. The earliest pieces of Celtic jewelry were designed in silver and gold. Celtic rings are even today considered to be symbols of friendship, loyalty and love and are therefore also called “faith rings.” What intrigues people is the symbolism that such jewelry carries along. Read more [...]
13 Aug

Unique Ring Styles To Match Your Personality

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Wedding rings have a long history. Many historians believe the tradition started with the ancient Egyptians. They would create jewelry out of plants and form them into circles, a never-ending shape that would represent their eternal love. The space for the finger was considered a gateway into the unknown future they would hold together. Although it has since been disproven, many believed that wedding rings adorned the forth finger on the left hand because it contained ‘Vena Amoris’ or the ‘Vein Read more [...]
28 Jan

What to Know Before Buying a Wedding Ring

Such a big part of an engagement has to do with the jewelry that is chosen. From the metal to the cut and color of the stone, there are thousands of varieties to choose from when it comes to picking the perfect rings for your marriage. This decision is, of course, an important one because the jewelry that you and your future spouse choose will last you a lifetime and are to be worn every day. Before you go shopping, there are a few important considerations to make to help you decide on a piece of Read more [...]