Published 31.01.2017 in category Rings
Rings in antique and vintage styles evoke the mood of sentimentality and romance. If you choose an antique wedding ring for the wedding ceremony, you have a great sense of style, and romance is the main feature of your character. Each such item is characterized by long and rich history.
Decorative scrollwork, lace filigree, floral garlands, bows and tassels are the main features of the Edwardian rings. The strength and light tones of platinum made it the base metal for jewelry of those times. Antique cut diamonds as well as pearls so gently inserted into the jewelry it seems that they stay on the surface of the water. Such ring must be attributed to the jeweler for cleaning and restoration to the wedding ceremony.
Art Deco style became popular after World War. Antique wedding ring in the art deco style recognizable by patterns of geometric shapes, they are inherent in strict straight lines. Egyptian, Asian and Indian motifs, the beginning of scientific and technological progress, the popularity of Russian ballet - all this is reflected in the fashion of the time, in all aspects, including jewelry. Wedding bands of this style are use square or rectangular precious stones, faceted in platinum or gold.
Buying antique ring visit several jewelers and choose what you really like. Pay attention not only to technical aspects of jewelry, but also check the relevant documentation. Make sure you buy a really antique wedding ring.
Bright color stones, such as rubies, sapphires and emeralds used for centuries to make wedding rings. Light color stones, such as natural zirconium, quartz, citrine and aquamarine - beautiful alternative to diamonds.
Ring styles have changed throughout history. Your ring will be a kind of journey through time. Changes in politics, economics and technology are the cause of changes in fashion and beauty standards. Today you can find the most ancient antique wedding ring of Edwardian (early 1900s) until the time of new art styles, art deco and retro. Antique rings can be with precious stones and without it, but it is original in any way.