One of the biggest choices you need to make in the wedding planning process is selecting a straight or curved wedding band. Both styles have their pros and cons. However, if you follow your heart, what ever you choose will be perfect. Here is a quick Q & A to help you decide for yourself:
Question: Is there an advantage to buying a curved wedding band?
Answer: For some brides "yes," if you want a seamless look. We believe the best part of selecting a curved or contoured wedding band is that it gives you a uniform look by fitting flush against the engagement ring. This eliminates gaps and has a very clean appearance.
Question: Are there any disadvantages to buying a curved wedding band?
Answer: If you do not plan on wearing your engagement ring everyday then you may want to consider a straight band as it can be worn without the engagement ring.
Question: How do I know if a curved wedding band will fit against my ring?
Answer: Typically, curved wedding bands are custom fit around the engagement ring, this will ensure you have a perfect match.
Question: I like an eclectic look but don't want gaps between my wedding band and engagement ring?
Answer: In that case shop for a curved wedding band that will contrast your engagement ring. Just because the curvature matches does not mean that the ring have to match too!
Question: Are there other uses for curved wedding bands?
Answer: You can frame your engagement ring with a band on either side, using them as ring guards.