(Closed) Can’t Decide? Which Ring is Best?

posted 8 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Which ring do you favor?
    The first one! love the clean lines and simplicity. : (62 votes)
    42 %
    The second ring, gotta love that bling! : (72 votes)
    48 %
    Eh... I don't really care for either. Maybe keep looking? : (15 votes)
    10 %
  • Post # 3
    1570 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 1996

    These are very different rings! I think it’s hard for someone to judge them objectively because a person tends to either like one style or the other. Personally I am not into really big blingy jewelry, so I am put off by the second one, but someone who is into that style could really rock it. It will be hard for us to tell you which one to go with. Maybe a simple clean ring for your e-ring and then you could ask for the blingy one for a future anniversary present for your right hand?

    Post # 4
    7152 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2010

    I love bling, but I voted for the first one. Yu can always step up the second one with a great enhancer as your wedding band.

    Post # 6
    11325 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: February 2011

    I voted for #1 but I think that its really a matter of preference. For what it is worth, this is why I like the first better: 

    1- I feel that halo style often takes away from the diamond it is surrounding

    2- I think that the halo style can make the center diamond look smaller (i know a lot of people say the exact opposite so its really a matter of opinion… but i guess i assume if something is halo it is TRYING to look bigger than it is so i feel like its smaller)

    3- i think #1 is just more classic. thats a ring that is still going to be in style in 40 years. 

    Post # 8
    14186 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2009

    What about #1 with 2 contoured skinny diamond bands? You can get a little extra bling but still hold onto the 3 main stones of the first e-ring?

    I dunno, i like them both…leaning towards #2 b/c i like more flair in general and shy away from classic styles personally.

    Post # 10
    2006 posts
    Buzzing bee

    Normally I live by the motto “the more bling the better.” However, I am leaning more towards the first one because I think it shows off the stones better and it actually looks more “blingy” to me. The second one has so many stones and so much metal that I think it loses some of that bling factor and everything gets lost.

    Post # 12
    2280 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2011

    Are you getting diamonds or moissanite? You would get a TON of fire from #2 if it was set with moiss! (This is what I mean by fire; the rainbow flashes on that big moissanite ring)

    Personally, I dislike the look of plain white metal, it seems very cold and industrial, so my preference would be #2.

    Post # 14
    5670 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2010

    I have an enegagement ring similiar to the first one and for the bling effect, I picked a beautiful band. While the second ring is beautiful, those diamonds can be extremely hard to clean.

    Post # 16
    400 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2010

    I love the second one but either ring would be fab!

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