Choosing a wedding band is an important decision because it will become a symbol to remind you of the vows taken on your wedding day and will remain sentimental in value for years to come. Two of the popular styles of wedding bands are eternity bands and anniversary bands. So, what is the difference between an eternity band or an anniversary band?
An eternity band is a ring with faceted stones that are typically set edge to edge to completely circle the finger. Eternity bands never require you to adjust the way the ring sits on your finger throughout the day, because the entire band looks exactly the same all the way around the entire circumference.
Asscher Cut Cubic Zirconia Eternity Band is a stunning example
of an eternity band with a shared prong setting in 14k white gold.
There are many styles of eternity bands that include prong set eternity bands, bezel set eternity bands, shared prong set eternity bands and channel set eternity bands. Eternity bands can be worn alone or next to your engagement ring. One thing to remember about eternity bands is that they usually cannot be resized. Because of the design of the band, it generally cannot be made smaller or larger if you lose or gain weight in the future.
Anniversary bands are another wedding band option to wear next to your solitaire engagement ring, and are offered in a variety of styles and designs. An anniversary “style” band is a band that consists of faceted stones that are set halfway down both sides of the shank. The stones can be prong set, channel set, or bezel set.
Round Cubic Zirconia Anniversary Band displays the channel set style of anniversary band
with stones that are set halfway down both sides in 14k yellow gold.
The anniversary “style” band can be worn as your wedding band right next to your solitaire. The anniversary band also refers to a ring that commemorates a special milestone in a marriage that is presented at a later date in the marriage. This type of anniversary band is generally worn on the right hand, or it can be added to the wedding set you already have. Anniversary bands can be resized if needed at a later date.
Eternity bands and anniversary bands are both beautiful wedding ring styles that will certainly compliment a solitaire and are just as stunning when worn alone. With the many styles and designs available in today’s marketplace, it can be a tough decision to make.
Ziamond is known as the cubic zirconia jewelry specialists and the leaders in the industry. Ziamond offers a variety of the best high quality Russian formula cubic zirconia jewelry including eternity bands and anniversary bands set in the finest solid 14k, 18k gold and platinum mountings. Additionally, if you do not see the exact ring style you are interested in on our site, you can request our custom design department to make the ring of your dreams!
Three stone round cubic zirconia anniversary ring giveaway by Ziamond, value $795
The three stone round anniversary ring is a tried and true classic style ring in the jewelry realm. Women for years have adorned this style in many ways such as engagement rings coupled with a wedding band, other women wear it as their primary wedding ring and some even wear it as a right hand ring or birth stone ring. A classic style such as the three stone round anniversary ring is such a flexible jewelry accessory and can be worn in so many ways that represents a persons style.
This month, Ziamond is giving away a classic three stone round cubic zirconia anniversary ring featuring three 1 carat round Ziamond hand cut and hand polished Russian formula cz stones for a total carat weight of 3 carats, set in 14k white gold valued at $795. The winner will be able to choose a finger size between a 5 through an 8.
Entry into the Ziamond three stone round cubic zirconia anniversary ring sweepstakes will be available through many of Ziamond’s channels. People can center via Ziamond’s Twitter Page or by liking Ziamond’s Facebook page, Ziamond’s Pinterest boards and directly on the Ziamond website by joining the Ziamond VIP Email Program. The Ziamond VIP Email Program will keep you up to date of what’s new at Ziamond in addition to sales, private promotions, and special coupon offers. This sweepstakes will be running through the month of August, 2012, a winner will be selected on September 4, 2012 and the winner will be announced via Ziamond social networks such as Ziamond’s Twitter and Ziamond’s Facebook channels.