Gone are the days of the matching 14k yellow gold wedding bands.
Today’s grooms are expressing themselves by choosing alternative metals such as titanium, cobalt chrome, or even tungsten steel for their wedding bands.
Why alternative metals? The last decade has seen has seen significant increases in precious metals whereas alternative metals are available at extremely reasonable price points. Alternative metals offer durability, comfort, scratch and crack resistance, as well as being hypoallergenic.
The most effective way to choose a wedding band is to come into Jem Jewelers showroom in Warrington, Pa. and try on the various styles and metals we carry.
It is important to keep in mind your daily lifestyle when choosing your wedding band. If you work with your hands you want to choose a lightweight, durable band like titanium.
If you prefer the feel of a heavier ring you may want to try cobalt chrome or tungsten steel. There are at least a half a dozen alternative metals or more that are currently being used in jewelry production today.
Once you’ve identified your style band, please know that you may customize your band in many ways such as width, inlays, finishes, and personalization.
Most alternative metals are unable to be altered. Should your finger size change, please be aware that Jem Jewelers offers you complete peace of mind by providing the service of having your wedding band re-made for a nominal fee.