Vintage Wedding Rings - Infusing old world charms in modern styles
Isn't wearing a vintage ring about adorning a beautifully crafted unique piece of jewelry, that articulates its own history.
It's not about new age work-wear jewelry, it's walking the past memory lane in present. Also, in today's times when "eco-friendly" is the buzzword, vintage rings (and vintage jewelry in general) are environmentally safe because these are recycled.
These days, many people find money-making opportunity with investment in vintage luxury and fashion items (usually from 18th, 19th and 20th centuries that comprise of Victorian, Edwardian, Art Deco and Art Nouveau era) - often termed as collectibles - due to their high return value. But, is this the case with vintage wedding rings as well?
an extent it may be true, however you may not find dearth of admirers
of vintage ornaments, who appreciate vintage jewelry for style and
splendor, and not for future return value. You may also read about vintage diamond engagement rings.
For them, dressing-up with vintage wedding rings is like embracing style, where classicism meets modernism with the fusion of modern and conventional formats.
In this post, I have listed my choice of stylishly designed and richly decorated vintage wedding rings, that I came across web. I hope you will also like these striking vintage beauties. You may click images for enlarged view.
It's a remarkable estate piece (from Etsy.com) with a weaving of black opal, white sapphire and yellow gold. Beautiful opal shows a dramatic coloration in light. Combining with white sapphire, no wonder this vintage charm is pulsating with rhythm and life.
It's a classic Art Deco emerald and diamond vintage ring decorated with a bright green cabochon emerald (approx 2.00cts). The fantastic ring (from Trumpet and Horn) with center stone bounded by three rows of diamond-studded stepped-down shoulders, is a geometric beauty in no lesser way.
Vintage pearl wedding ring (from Ross Simons) appears like a bouquet of gold and pearl. The freshwater pearl is leading the way for sparkling 0.6 tcw diamonds. Intricate woven design and pattern in gold gives a feel of "poetry in gold".
First look, and no one can deny the burst of energy! This elegant two tone vintage wedding ring has the perfect mix of colors with nothing out of place. Shank rims in rose gold are linked by exquisite filigree work crafted in yellow gold. The rose and yellow gold combine has spruced up the charm quotient of center ruby.
Crafted in 14K yellow gold and platinum, this men antique wedding band ring (from Era Gems) has Old European cut diamond gracing its center. The diamond is firmly secured by four raised platinum prongs running down the sides and shoulders of the ring. Engravings on prongs and the subtle detailing on sides and shoulders are spelling a perfect vintage aura.
This vintage Edwardian wedding ring (from Georgian Jewelry) is showcasing the beauty of natural 0.45 carats emerald in center, with support role being played by dazzling diamonds. Ring has cluster setting that was symbolic of Edwardian era. One look at this ring, and you know your heart is stolen by its mesmerizing sparkle!
This sophisticated and elegant Sapphire and Diamond Wedding Band is from Kwiat Vintage Collection. Bright sapphires are peacefully resting on 18K white gold frame with border of sparkling diamonds. In short, it's a harmonious and soothing assemblage of blue and white jewels.
The sensational princess cut vintage wedding ring (from Fascinating Diamonds) has the fusion of rose gold and princess shaped diamond, making it a truly romantic piece. With excellent finish and fine detailing on the band, no one can doubt the vintage scent it has.
This splendid romantic aquamarine wedding ring is bedecked with round diamonds set in an unusual bezel setting. Little detailing on bezel has unfolded its true vintage mood, with minimum diamonds on shoulders emphasizing the center of ring.
Stunning and stand-out wedding band (from Diamond Wave) has round diamonds fixated between fine detailing on the shank. While having the vintage shadow, it can easily combine with engagement ring of any style.