GIFTING A RING : 10 + 1 THINGS TO CHECK BEFORE CHOOSING A RING AS A GIFT
4. HOW TO FIND OUT HER RING SIZE
Get a ring size chart online after borrowing one of her rings if she loves jewelry, then checks the size by yourself. There are plenty of ring sizing charts free to download. The best of course is to go with one of her rings (make sure she actually wears it to be sure it fits her!) to the local jewelry shop and let the professionals measure it. The other way would be to measure her ring carefully while she's sleeping, but the risk of ruining the surprise here is obvious.
5. HOW CAN I SURPRISE MY WIFE WITH A RING?
I. Take a Hint from her Jewelry box
Your wife’s jewelry collection is the best place to get inspiration from when you want to surprise your partner with a ring. However, the possibility of changes in your partner's jewelry taste is high, so focusing on the things that did not change over the years is the best. But once she recognise you really put some effort into choosing a ring for her, you'll be blessed! There's nothing more valuable in gifting as being really personal.
II. Set up a Memorable Trip
The best way and easiest way to surprise your wife with a ring-up is by setting up a memorable trip. Pick the place where you want to give her the gift in advance and build up the romantic tension once you're getting close to that place. Think about genuine things you love about her and start with naming those. Your partner will be so surprised with the trip and everything and will love the new ring even more because it will be always connected to that beautiful moment in her life. Also, you can pick a place where you've already done something together.
6. WHAT FINGER IS A PROMISE RING WORN ON?
A promise ring can be worn on the ring finger of either hand. If it is given and accepted as a symbol of future commitment, it is typically worn on the left hand. Continue reading for more detailed description of each finger.
7. THE MEANING OF EACH FINGER
1. Left pinky finger
Rings are worn on the pinky finger by married men in the 19th and early 20th centuries, while rings on both pinky fingers are related to Mafia.
2. Left ring finger
In most western counties like the united kingdom, engagement rings are worn on the left ring finger. The left finger is mostly reserved for engagement rings and wedding rings but this depends on personal preference. And lastly, it can be used as a promise ring.
3. Left middle finger
The left middle finger doesn’t stand for anything special or significant. Wearing a ring on the left middle finger has no particular meaning.
4. Left index finger (Fashion or Royalty)
In some countries, the rings are worn on the left index finger represent or stand as a sign of royalty. Visitors and people do have to kneel before the individual (King or Queen) to kiss the ring. This shows and proves their respect for the king or queen. However, nowadays people stacks ring on their left index finger for fashion.
5. Left thumb
Some centuries ago, the left thumb finger used to be reserved only for the rich in society. Due to the cost of creating a thumb ring and the number of materials used in creating a thumb ring. People began to see it as a sign of riches and wealth.
6. Right thumb
The right thumb has the same characteristic as the left thumb finger. A ring on the finger represents wealth among people in society. Nowadays, wearing a ring on the thumb is just for fashion and nothing more.
7. Right index finger (Marriage)
In some cultures and tribes or countries, the right index finger is reserved for wedding rings. For example, in traditional Jewish ceremonies, the rings are mostly to be placed on the right index finger. After the traditional ceremony, the bride can move the ring, if she feels like to the left-hand finger.
8. Right middle finger
Wearing a ring on your middle finger doesn’t hold any meaning. Hence, it is a great place to put your fashion ring or diamond rings.
9. Right ring finger( In some cultures marriage or engagement)
In countries like Germany, Russia, and India. The marriage or engagement rings are worn on the right ring finger. Just like how some tribes or cultures prefer wearing their engagement or wedding rings on their left ring finger.
10. Right pinky finger - Professional status
Wearing rings on the right pinky finger has the same meaning as wearing them on the left. Sometimes wearing a ring on the right, however, symbolizes professional status. A ring on the pinky can be a symbol of graduating with a degree in a specific field, usually in engineering or ecology.
8. WHAT ARE COMMITMENT RINGS FOR COUPLES?
A commitment ring, as its name suggests, indicates that you want to commit to another person. Whether this commitment comes in the form of a pre-pre-engagement or just a general “I'm stuck with you and I like it,” is up to the giver.
9. HOW DO YOU GIVE A RING WITHOUT PROPOSING?
Present the ring or other "promise gift" simply by opening a gift box and showing it to her; you don't want it mistaken for a marriage proposal. If you left it somewhere secret for the recipient to find, give them a moment to take it in. The easiest way would be to leave a personal note with describing the occasion of gifting.
10. WHAT DO YOU LOOK FOR WHEN BUYING A RING?
- Choose a Metal for the Band.
- Have a Carat Size in Mind.
- Consider How Your Engagement Ring Will Look with Your Wedding Band.
- Always Buy Certified.
- Make Sure the Certificate Matches the Diamond.
- Be Smart About the Quality of the Cut and Clarity
- Narrow Down What Shape You Want.
- Get Measured Correctly.
+1 BONUS: WHAT ARE THE BEST RINGS FOR GIFTING?
The easiest way of buying a ring as a gift is to pick an adjustable ring. You don't have to worry about the size and the versatility of the rings is one of the biggest pros. However, be careful as most of the adjustable rings (especially on Amazon, Etsy, you name it...) are a cheap quality counterfeits of well-known brands. Be sure to check the brand before buying as there are actually not so many you can rely on. You might be interested in checking our patented design resizable ring - Allring.
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PROS OF GIFTING THE ALLRING
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- Allring made by Satinski is very durable, classy, and lustrous.
- Allring is easy to adjust – You Don't worry about size anymore. One ring fits all sizes 5-9 US.
- Perfect fit. It adjusts to your finger's unique shape and prevents sliding and rotating.
It can be worn on different fingers.
Whether you want a ring as a gift for a special someone or as a marriage proposal, or as a symbol for something important or maybe you just love it as an accessory to complement your outfit, then an Allring might be your best bet. You can shop a wide range of adjustable rings and adjustable sticks here.