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Titanium Wedding Bands

Titanium Wedding Bands

Titanium wedding bands are a specialty at Vansweden Jewelers. As a lightweight, easy-to-wear option, titanium has become the go-to metal for anyone seeking an essentially weightless wedding ring. lt is comparable to the weight of silicone rings, but with the classy look of real metal. Overall, it's the metal of choice for both the jewelry lover and the "I don't wear jewelry" man or woman…
Wedding Band Engraving Message Ideas

Wedding Band Engraving Message Ideas

The engraving inside your ring is a small, private message that will be rarely, if ever, seen by anyone besides the two of you. It will touch your spouse's skin every time they wear their ring. It's a perfect opportunity to add a unique sentiment. You can engrave your initials, your name, a loving quote, or a meaningful date. You can also engrave something wild, inappropriate, or embarrassing -…
Wedding Band Widths Comparison

Wedding Band Widths Comparison

When shopping for a wedding band, the main choices outside of the actual wedding band style are the size and the width. If you're curious about sizing, Vansweden Jewelers covers ring sizing here. As far as the wedding band width, however, there is a lot to consider.Rings range in width from a single millimeter to 20 or more in width. At Vansweden Jewelers, we offer rings from 2mm wide all the…
Wedding Band Materials

Wedding Band Materials

Metals & Materials for Men's Wedding BandsCeramic Men's Wedding Bands Men's wedding bands made from black ceramic give a touch of darkness to otherwise classic silhouettes. Ceramic is extremely durable and difficult to scratch. It can also be cracked or broken in case of an emergency which is an absolute must for any man or woman who works with his or her hands. Ceramic is a popular choice for m…
Tungsten vs Tungsten Carbide Wedding Bands

Tungsten vs Tungsten Carbide Wedding Bands

When shopping for an alternative metal wedding band, you will come across the terms tungsten and tungsten carbide frequently during your search for the perfect ring. To make an informed decision, you may want to know what the differences between them are and which you should focus on as you look for a ring.When it comes to jewelry, tungsten and tungsten carbide are the same.Although tungsten…
A Romantic Charleston Proposal

A Romantic Charleston Proposal

This dreamy proposal is exactly what 2020 needed. Jessica & Jordan were engaged in November in Charleston, South Carolina. Jessica planned a surprise proposal which included "Will You Marry Me" and a sweet personal sentiment spelled out on the marquee of the American Theater.  Jessica chose the gorgeous Dexa Black Tungsten Wedding Band with Black Sapphires from…