Wedding rings or bands for grooms have undergone a much needed make-over recently. You will find a lot more variety now apart from just the usual traditional bands of yore, for even the most discerning groom. A lot of men aren’t used to wearing any kind of jewelry to begin with, so be sure to buy him a ring he will love and one that will always remind him of you!
One of the main things to keep in mind while selecting a ring for your man is that in this instance size does matter! Choose a size and band width that suits the groom, and also one that he will be comfortable with; don’t push for something more in your face or big just because you prefer it to another, he is going to have to wear it for the rest of his life after all. Another aspect to consider is your groom’s profession. If he is a professional arena or even an avid hobby enthusiast where he needs to be more hands on, then a big, bulky ring or one with a rough texture or a stone, will just be in the way.
One of the nicest changes in men’s jewellery nowadays is the fact that you will find rings in numerous metals that have a look of their own. You will find the wedding bands of gold and platinum too, but also great contemporary styles made with titanium, cobalt chrome, tungsten and palladium giving you a range of colours to choose from like gold, silver-gray to even metallic blackish hues.
There’s tons to choose from design wise as well from raised edge designs, multi-metal bands, woven bands, diamond embedded bands, domed bands, matte look bands, etched rings and a lot, lot more. If your favourite jewellery store doesn’t have the designs you want, comb through the net and you will find hundreds of varieties that you could also possibly get recreated. You will also find coordinated his and hers wedding band sets for a simpler alternative.
A great finishing touch would be getting your groom’s wedding ring inscribed with a sweet, personal message!