(Closed) Should I change my setting???

posted 6 years ago in Rings
Post # 3
1266 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: February 2011

I think it would look amazing with a plain shank! It looks pretty as is, no doubt, but for practical purposes I think the setting change you’re considering might be a good idea.

Post # 4
1480 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2015

I think both rings are beautiful! In regards to a band sitting flush, you could always get a curved band for your current ering.

Post # 5
3063 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

I prefer the second setting. 🙂

Post # 7
1380 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2009 - Mountain Meadow/Mansion

I like the first setting better, but can see where the second might be more practical. That said, my wedding band is about as thin (or looks to be) as yours and is set in platinum; I’ve had it for 2 years with no problems.

Post # 8
11270 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2012

both rings are stunning.  i think you should do what you feel is best.

Post # 9
3232 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2011

I actually perfer your current setting because of all the details on the  mount.  I have a thin shank with pave diamonds and have not had any issues.  As long as your shank is at least 1.8mm the intergcrity of the ring should be fine.  Now you may lose a small diamond or two but that is the risk with that setting.  I do like the setting of the second ring but I don’t think it will be quite as stunning in platinum as it is in yellow gold.  

Plus what about the extra money that would go into the second setting?  Is that a concern?  Just had to ask.

Post # 11
22 posts
  • Wedding: June 2013

i love the first one! micropaves are gorgeous and like PP said, a curved band would be practical.

Post # 12
4654 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: December 2011

I love your first one, and the second is so close in looks that it’s almost imperceptibly different. or maybe i’m just not very observant.

Post # 13
207 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

keep the original! if you’re set on rose gold get a rose gold band to go with your original ring!! 

Post # 14
4713 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 1998

I vote plain shank only because I love them and the second ring will be easier to wear day to day

Post # 16
3227 posts
Sugar bee

@Peach2986:  I am a sucker for plain shank halos especially in unique shapes. That gets my vote Cool Setting#2!!!

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