The wedding ring is the ultimate symbol of the couple’s
union and their vow of being faithful to each other. It is
worn on the couple’s left ring finger because of an ancient
belief that it had a vein that led directly to the heart.
One of the first steps that a couple takes before their
wedding is buying a wedding ring for each of them. This is
an important step because they are choosing something that
will symbolize their union throughout the rest of their
Here are some tips on buying a wedding ring for couples who
are looking for one.
1. Unlike engagement rings, wedding rings do not need to
look fancy. Most wedding rings are simple bands with very
little design on the surface. Besides, grooms have already
broken the bank in buying the engagement ring, so he might
as well find rings that will fit not only his and his
future bride’s fingers, but also his now depleted budget.
2. Couples usually choose to engrave their names or a
simple statement inside their wedding bands. While most
jewellers offer this service for free or include this
already in the bill, the couple should check out first if
this is the case in their jewellery shop of choice.
3. The couple should also be aware of the average prices of
different precious metals so they can choose what will fit
their budget. This is to prevent couples from adjusting
their budget to the price rather than the other way around.