(Closed) Tiffany Style Setting – Tapered or Not?

posted 5 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Which setting would you choose for an e-ring?
    #1 Classic Tiffany Style Half Round : (22 votes)
    35 %
    #2 Tapered Tiffany Style Half Round : (40 votes)
    65 %
  • Post # 3
    Member
    2680 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2007

    Tapered, tapered *chanted like a frat boy* 

    lol. 

    I like the tapered band better, I think it’s more interesting to look at, there’s something I just love about tapered shanks..

    Post # 4
    Member
    1024 posts
    Bumble bee

    I like the tapered best also. But I’m biased 😛

    This is mine, if it helps you decide:

    Post # 5
    Member
    5405 posts
    Bee Keeper

    I voted for the tapered band because I’m eyeing that same setting myself! I tried on a comfort fit solitaire once and it looked terrible on my hand. I knew that any solitaire I would like would have to have some “shape” to it rather than just a comfort fit kind of style. Also, for me, the thinner the setting the better because I have very short fingers and it makes the center stone look larger. 

    Post # 6
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    64 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I am totally biased. I have a tapered ring, but with such a simple setting, it’s a little visual interest. Gorgeous either way! There is no bad decision here. Congrats! 

    Post # 7
    Member
    12248 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2013

    Everyone has a tapered ring… Go for the other one!

    Post # 8
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    507 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2012 - Cabin

    Mmmmm! Brian Gavin!  It’s a win either way, but I think the taper.. It probably isn’t thinner, just looks that way? I have a knife edge, almost 3mm, bout it looks thin because of that taper look. Ask them for dimensions. 

    Post # 9
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    2269 posts
    Buzzing bee

    I think tapered rings are much more beautiful then rings with straight bands.

    Post # 10
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    4663 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: December 2011

    i have the same setting and it is quite plain. at first i wanted super plain and simple just like this, but then i found it to be a bit too plain, and i know there was another post on here by another bee who had the same setting and found the same problem. so just make sure you really want that setting. just as a warning from a bee who has one 🙂

    Post # 11
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    3227 posts
    Sugar bee

    @MrsRose7:  I like ring #1 because its so classic. I like tapered settings but I don’t like the second option for some reason. 

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