Wedding Ring Trends 2016
For the girls….
Led by famous celebrities such as Scarlet Johanssen, Sarah Jessica Parker, Reese Witherspoon and Le-Ann Rimes – the new trend in wedding bands is ‘stacking’, using several diamond set bands side by side – The bands are simple, but contrasting & variety is the key – why stick to one colour when you can have two, or perhaps three? Rose gold continues to be a hot favourite in jewellery, and looks simply stunning mixed in with white gold or Platinum. You can add a ring for Anniversaries, the birth of your children, Birthdays…. So commemorate your milestones with a simple band of diamonds….
And for the men…..
Black has been in the spotlight these last couple of years. Cobalt, Tungtsen, Carbon Fibre….. Yes guys they look great and yes, they’re cheap – but these materials cannot be resized in the workshop.
Your wedding band is highly symbolic of one of the most important days in your life, and at some point you will need to have the ring sized (Regardless of how often you go to the gym – believe me, age expands us all!) For such a special piece, choose a metal that will last a lifetime and beyond…
So current trends are moving towards wider bands in the 8-10mm range, and plenty of texture. Simple wider bands with a rustic or textured finish are the new look, with white gold and Platinum still the most popular choices. You’ve never had such a large choice of rings to choose from, so express yourself with something –precious…