(Closed) Mismatched rings – Opinions Please!!

posted 5 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Which set?
    White gold pave diamond ring $900 : (16 votes)
    19 %
    Plain gold band $80 : (1 votes)
    1 %
    Neither : (64 votes)
    77 %
    Other - below : (2 votes)
    2 %
  • Post # 4
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    Helper bee
    Post # 5
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    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I’m sorry, but I just dont think either of them are very well suited to your e-ring. The first one is too big and has too much going on, it just distracts from the e-ring. The second one is too thick for my taste, and I’m just not fond of plain gold bands.

    Sorry!

    Post # 6
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2014

    I’d get a thinner wedding band than either of the ones you’ve pictured.  Could be plain gold, or have some diamonds in the band.  But I think the biggest problem with both bands is that they’re too wide and they’re overwhelming the beauty of your engagement ring.  A thinner band that was a similar width  to your engagement ring would suit it best.

    Post # 7
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    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I think the first ring tha @HulaGirl1977 posted would look amazing!

    Post # 8
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I agree with everyone else. They’re both too wide and the first too much to suit the engagement ring. Unfortunately, I don’t have a different suggestion to make up for my negative comments. :-/ 

    Post # 9
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    @allyfally:  +1 

    the blue nile ring would look stunning with your e-ring!!

    Post # 10
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    Um i love all 3 rings but not together, sorry!

    Post # 11
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: February 2010

    I agree both rings are too thick looking but if those were the only choices, I would go with the first one. It would be easy to wear it alone when you don’t feel like wearing your e-ring.

    My vote is for the 3rd ring hulagirl1977 posted, the swirl

    Post # 12
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    Sadly I have to agree with the PPs that both of those rings seem to not work quite as well as something else might.

    Something like this plain-ish domed ring might work:

    http://www.debebians.com/white-metal-domed-blue-sapphire-landmark-eternity-ring-13-cttw.html

    Or this rolling ring with blue sapphires if you have your heart set on mixing metals:

    http://www.debebians.com/blue-sapphire-rolling-ring-in-three-colors.html

    Or an eternity ring with blue sapphires and diamonds would look divine!

    http://www.debebians.com/diblsaetriw0.html

     

    It might be a good idea to go visit a local store and see how some other rings look in person.  Take some pics with your phone and then you can post pics for us and a poll if you’d like.  Good luck 🙂

    Post # 13
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    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I think the first one is way too much for your e-ring (it over-shadows it) and the second one is to thick.

    I really like the rings HulaGirl1977 posted.  I think that would be a better style to go with your e-ring.

    Post # 14
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    Unfortunately neither work very well – they just look bulky and mismatched. I really love the idea of the saphire eternity band, it would look fabulous

    Post # 15
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I’d either go with a slimmer (1.5-2mm) plain white gold band, or a diamond/diamond sapphire combo chevron-shaped ring to match.

    Since I’m not familiar with which stores you have in NZ, I’ll just post some examples of what I mean:

     

    http://www.ebay.ca/itm/VINTAGE-9ct-GOLD-SAPPHIRE-SET-WISHBONE-RING-SIZE-O-/140863041681?pt=UK_Jewellery_Watches_VintageFineJewellery_CA&hash=item20cc177091#ht_2530wt_1111

    Post # 16
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I think a plain, thin, white gold band would be the best option here. I also like the sapphire and diamond band that someone else suggested, as well. 

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