(Closed) Is it wrong to love a ring style similar to what a close friend has?

posted 5 years ago in Rings
Post # 16
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149 posts
Blushing bee

The more and more I look at rings the more I see how different even solitare settings can be!! There are ways to have differemces beyond the stone shape and still have a classic solitare setting! Go for it and get the ring you want. You don’t wanna regret not getting the ring you love just because you want to be different than your friend. 

Post # 17
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268 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

I say go with what you love Bee! Solitaires are such a classic style and also fairly common, plus you’d be getting a princess-cut rather than a round so it’s not going to be exactly the same 🙂

Post # 18
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686 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2017

It’s a solitaire. That’s like feeling bad for copying a friend’s idea to wear a little black dress to a cocktail party. You’re fine. 

Post # 19
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Newbee

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sunnierdaysahead2:  Totally fine! Your friend’s ring looks like someone else’s for sure, and since this is probably the most important piece of jewelry in every girl’s life…just choose the one you like! 

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Post # 20
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120 posts
Blushing bee

Don’t stress! Two of my friends asked if they could get my ring because they liked it so much, and I was honestly flattered. Now I have ring twins and theyre like gang charms lol! Besides, it’s a common pairing. Whatever your boyfriend chooses will be beautiful and unique to you as a couple regardless of style. Stressing about it will detract from your time now. Your friend said she doesn’t mind, so enjoy the shopping while you can! It’s part of the fun!

Post # 21
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569 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2017

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sunnierdaysahead2:  If she said she doesn’t care and is, in fact, flattered, you’re overthinking it. Go for it, and enjoy! 🙂

Post # 22
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

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sunnierdaysahead2:  Do you know popular solitaires are??? (she asked, typing with a solitaire engagement ring on her hand). Even if you were to get the exact same ring as her she couldn’t really be that chuffed because almost everyone and their mother has a solitaire or knows someone with a solitaire. They are a classic and popular option. 

In my opinion, you are getting a completely different ring than her. No one will even think they are similar. 

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