The affection, devotion, love and trust between the bride and groom are all symbolized by these wedding bands. When wedding bands are made, most often several semi precious and precious metals are used.
When getting their wedding bands made, gold, platinum, titanium or white gold are some of the metals that are typically preferred by the brides and grooms. However, there is more to choosing wedding bands than just the metal they are made of. That is why, Singaporean brides- and grooms-to-be, should know how to choose wedding bands in Singapore.
Choosing The Perfect Wedding Band
The wedding is an occasion that is cherished by couples who are about to get married and the uniqueness of the event is reflected by their wedding band. In fact, not only the uniqueness of the occasion but also the uniqueness of the person is emphasized by the wedding bands. Usually when selecting their wedding bands, some of the things that couples keep in mind include their choice, design, size, style and taste. At times, as a symbol of togetherness, similar wedding bands are selected by brides and grooms. Other couples want their wedding bands to match their personalities so they go for unique designs.
Custom-Made &/Or Engraved Wedding Bands
Often, grooms get the name of their bride engraved on their wedding band as a result of which a more sensitive touch is added to the ring. Brides and grooms might also choose to give their wedding bands a unique look by getting each others’ initials engraved on the outer or inner side of the band. Many couples even go for custom-made wedding bands or design their own. Couples who choose to get custom-made wedding bands have to keep in mind that these bands are personalized so returning them can be difficult once these bands have been made. The uniqueness of these wedding bands can also be emphasizes if matching wedding gowns are designed. For couples who live in towns where there are not enough craftsmen and jewelry shops to choose from, they can even buy their wedding bands online.
There are many jewelry designers who specialize in a variety of categories of gemstones such as diamond, emerald, ruby and sapphire that are used to adorn wedding bands. Generally, the most preferred types of wedding bands are the ones with diamonds. For couples who want to go for a more classic style and want to wear unique wedding bands will also find antique, traditional or vintage bands as well.
Special Wedding Bands
Antique wedding bands usually have diamonds, emeralds or rubies embedded in them. It is considered a privilege by brides who get to wear rings that were once worn by celebrities, ladies of royal families or queens. Since the heritage and culture of the past is represented by antique and traditional wedding bands while they have unique styles and designs, so these bands are highly in demand.
Unique wedding bands are often quite expensive, but since the wedding is such a special, once in a lifetime occasion, couples usually do not hesitate spending on a one of a kind wedding band.