Tips for Buying Wedding Rings

You’ve said “yes” and wedding planning is in full swing, but for many couples a ceremony isn’t a ceremony without the exchange of rings – the symbols of lifelong commitment and love. If you’re still shopping, use the below tips for buying wedding rings to find the right ring for you.


Brilliant Earth’s wedding ring guide is a great resource for figuring out what style of wedding ring each of you would like, whether you’d like matching bands or not, and what metal (gold, white gold, or platinum) is best for you. Place your order in time to receive them before the big day and make sure they’re safely stored until the time is right. Your Maid of Honor and Best Man will be responsible for holding onto the wedding rings until the big exchange, so you’ll want to plan to hand them off the week of the wedding.


It’s also a good idea to look into jewelry insurance before the wedding to make sure that your investment is safe and sound. Look into whether or not the policy covers both loss and theft. Sometimes you can save money by packaging your jewelry insurance with homeowners or renters’ insurance. If you’re not sure where to start, visit the companies below:

Using the above tips for buying wedding rings should make the process quicker and less confusing. Once you’ve bought and insured your rings, store them somewhere safe until your big day and don’t forget to pack them into your day-of kit!