How to buy a men’s wedding ring?  March 30, 2020

In the market for a men’s wedding ring? We will step you through what you require to get yourself the perfect men’s wedding ring, on time and the right size.

  1. Choose between buying in-store or online.
    • Interested in buying online? Buying online allows you to purchase from home and your ring will be delivered to your house. You can browse a multitude of sites or head to thegentlemanssmith.com to see our simple process. We have all our sizes in stock and so once you know your size we can send a ring straight out. We include a sizing kit so we can sort out the sizing for you. If the size isn’t right, just let us know and we will organise a replacement. Head to thegentlemanssmith.com and see for yourself how simple and quick it can be to buy online. Our process takes between 2-3 weeks depending on postage times and maybe be longer if multiple resizes are required. Make sure you allow enough time before your wedding to receive you ring.Order process
    • Buying in-store will require to head into the store. They will size you and up and generally the ring will then be made up in the size required. This will usually take about 4-6 weeks.
    • Make sure you consider your time frame here. You should be looking at organising your ring at least 3-4 months prior to the wedding day.
    • For more understanding of what the difference between buying online or in-store head here.
  2. Choose your metal – Gold, Tungsten, Titanium, Platinum….?
    • There is a multitude of different metals to choose from. Below is a short list of the benefits of the four main metals.
      • Gold – hardy precious metal, can be resized, scratched easily, both silver and gold colours available. Expensive.
      • Tungsten – hardest metal, very hard to scratch, will stay looking like new for some time. Cannot be resized, similar to weight of gold. Reasonable price.
      • Titanium – hard metal, can scratch but less so than gold, very lightweight, lighter in colour than Tungsten. Reasonable price
      • Platinum – hard metal, similar weight to Gold, very expensive.
    • For more info on the differences of each metal please read the following articles; Gold Vs Plantium, Which ring should I choose?, Tungsten V Titanium
  3.  Choose your budget*
    • $150-$300 – Will get you a Tungsten or Titanium Ring
    • $800 – $1200 – Gold band
    • $1200+ – Platinum
  4.  Choose your style
    • Brushed – this produces a matte finish. Is not as shiny as polished and can hide scratches a bit more. All our rings are a brushed finish check them out here.
    • Polished – a smooth, shiny finish.
    • Other – Black, inlaid stones, hammered.

Key Points:

  • Ensure you allow enough time prior to your wedding to receive your ring. Contact us for express service.
  • Buying online is quicker than heading in store. Check out our process here.
  • Choose a metal which suits you and your lifestyle.
  • Choose a budget which works for you.

If you have any further questions, contact us here.

*These are approximate.

 

 

 

 

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