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Buying An Anniversary Band

Introduction

Now that you’ve spent the past few years being married to the partner of your dreams, you want to surprise them with a new anniversary band as a token of your undying love. Depending on which particular anniversary this is for you, your choice in ring selection will vary. Finding the perfect anniversary band can be a challenging task if you are not sure what to look for. There are many designs, gemstones and metals that you can choose from, but if you want to find the perfect ring, you need to consider a few things before you make your selection.

History

Determine which year anniversary this is for you and your partner. If you have been married only a few years, you want to avoid going all out and buying the first most expensive anniversary band you see. The typical schedule for new rings that symbolize a renewal of vows and commitment is at least every five years or so. On the other hand, if when you and your spouse were married and you weren’t able to buy an expensive ring, now is the perfect time to surprise the love of your life with an expensive anniversary band.

If you are going for a more traditional look, you may want to consider looking at the gold and diamond wedding bands. If you are opting for a more classical appeal, there are anniversary bands that are made with gem stones and antique designs.

Features

Once you have determined what kind of band you are looking for, you need to think about what style of stone insets you would like. You can choose from the bands that have the stones set into the circumference of the whole band or you can even choose from the anniversary bands that have one or two large diamonds or gems and smaller stones on each side of them. If you opt for the latter, which by the way is very popular nowadays, know that this type of design really emphasizes the type of commitment you have to each other; past present and future. You can even have an inscription engraved into the bands to symbolize even further the depth of your love.

No matter what type of anniversary band you ultimately chose for your partner, know that they will truly love and appreciate you even more for the thought. Since you took the time and money to find the perfect anniversary gift for them, shows that you are truly committed to your relationship and its longevity. In a world where there is a high risk of divorce and an emphasis being placed on situations that can compromise a couple’s marriage, you have chosen to do what many others can only dream about and that is staying with your spouse and showing them that you value them with an anniversary band.

 

Tips and comments

There is no such thing as the wrong type of anniversary band. The ring that you choose based off of your sentimental values, feelings and budget is the ring that is best for your partner.

By Dellareese Camille Baron, published at 04/04/2012
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