(Closed) Help me choose!! Palladium or rose gold?

posted 5 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Which metal?
    Palladium : (19 votes)
    34 %
    Rose Gold : (37 votes)
    66 %
  • Post # 2
    Member
    107 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2015

    I’m partial to rose gold because my ring is rose gold, but I love the contrast that it gives against the stones.

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    Post # 3
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    2470 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 1995

    I think the rose gold will look gorgeous! Really make the stone pop!

    Post # 4
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    10573 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2013

    I love rose gold. As for white metal I like white gold and don’t care for the gray color of palladium.

    Post # 5
    Member
    425 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2015

    I really love rose gold, but mine is rose gold so I’m kind of biased. 

    Post # 6
    Hostess
    3120 posts
    Sugar bee

    A lot of jewelers will not work with palladium and outright recommend against it.  I realize a lot of bees have, and love, palladium, but personally I would go with the rose gold.  It will look amazing with your stone.

    Post # 9
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    4258 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: February 2009

    I like rose gold better, and it would be easier to find a local jeweler to work with it.  But my own experience with moissy in rose gold was not my fav.  I find moissy clashes with rose gold and it bring out the funky tones…  I think yellow and white metals are more flattering with moissanite.

    Post # 10
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    4531 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    Rose gold.

    If it were a choice between rose and platinum my decision would be different. Palladium is not my fave metal and a lot of places don’t like to work with it, which is a big fat huge negative.

    Plus, rose gold is sooo pretty.

    Post # 11
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    481 posts
    Helper bee

    I would go with rose gold. I think that setting is gorgeous! I have all white gold so that’s definitely what I would go with for a white affordable metal but I understand what you mean about having to get it rhodium plated. 

    Post # 12
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    5891 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: October 2010

    I have a platinum e-ring and palladium wedding ring–after a while the platinum gets a matte finish to it (that can be buffed out, but who has time for that?), so you can barely see the difference between the two, even right next to each other.

    I think white metals are more classice and rose gold is very trendy. I think in 10-15 years (or sooner), they will go out of style. So I think with such a classic looking ring, it would look better in palladium.

    Post # 14
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    4014 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    Palladium

    Post # 15
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    1312 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: A very pretty church.

    minniegrace: Do they work with Palladium White Gold? That’s a white gold alloy that is a little greyer, but doesn’t need to be plated…

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