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Try Engagement Rings Before You Buy

May 15th, 2023

Oval cut diamond engagement ring in a wooden box on the beach.

An engagement ring is one of the most significant purchases a person can make in their lifetime. It is a symbol of love and commitment and something that will be worn and cherished forever. With so many options available, choosing the perfect ring can be overwhelming. While online shopping has made it more convenient to buy engagement rings, there is no substitute for trying on a ring in person. This article will explore why trying on engagement rings before buying is important and why this experience can make all the difference in finding the perfect ring.

Ring Size

It is essential to have a ring that fits well, as it will be worn daily. If the ring is too loose, there is a risk of losing it, while a ring that is too tight can be uncomfortable and can cause damage to the finger. Moreover, incorrect sizing can result in costly resizing or remounting, which can be a hassle. To ensure a perfect fit, it's always best to have a professional jeweler size your finger accurately. At Adlers Jewelers, we aim to ensure your ring fits perfectly and is comfortable to wear daily. A jeweler will take precise measurements to ensure the ring is comfortable, secure, and fits the wearer's finger properly. With our help, you can avoid the hassle and expense of resizing and remounting in the future.

Fancy person wearing a brilliant halo engagement ring.

Diamond’s Shine

Seeing the diamond in person before purchasing it is crucial to enjoying its beauty and quality. Although high-quality images and videos can provide a good sense of a diamond's appearance, the sparkle and fire of a diamond can only be fully appreciated in person. How a diamond reflects light and interacts with its environment is essential in determining its overall quality and beauty. Observing the diamond's features up close and in person, such as its color, clarity, and cut, can help to make an informed decision when selecting a diamond for an engagement ring.

Work with a Jeweler

A professional jeweler can play a vital role in helping customers navigate the vast inventory of engagement rings. With years of experience in the industry, a jeweler can provide invaluable advice and recommendations to customers looking to find the perfect ring. They can help customers understand the styles, settings, and diamond options available while giving guidance on which ones may best fit one’s preferences and budget. Additionally, a jeweler can offer insight into the quality of the diamonds and provide grading reports from reputable organizations such as the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) to ensure customers make informed decisions. Working with a professional jeweler can help customers feel more confident in their purchase and ensure they have a ring they will cherish for a lifetime.

Pear shaped diamond engagement ring with a halo sitting on a frosty leaf.

See the Setting

Some engagement ring settings are best seen in person to fully appreciate their beauty and intricacy. For example, the stunning glamor of a three-stone engagement ring can be challenging to convey in a picture or video, but in-person viewing can reveal the arrangement and harmony of the three stones. The understated elegance of solitaire engagement rings can also be better seen in person, as one can observe the details of the setting, including the size, shape, and style of the center stone. Other intricate settings, such as those with complex filigree or pave designs, can be better appreciated when viewed in person, as their details can be difficult to capture accurately in photographs or videos. Ultimately, seeing an engagement ring in person is the best way to determine whether it is the perfect choice for one's significant other.

Solitaire engagement ring held up to the camera by a fuzzy individual.

Try Engagement Rings at Adlers Jewelers

Adlers Jewelers is the premier destination for engagement rings in Westfield, New Jersey. Our team of experts has decades of experience in the jewelry industry and is committed to providing exceptional customer service. We offer a vast selection of engagement rings, from classic designs to contemporary styles, ensuring that every couple finds the perfect ring to symbolize their love. Our commitment to quality and craftsmanship is evident in every piece of jewelry we sell, and we only work with the most reputable designers and suppliers. Call (908) 233-6900 to ask all of your engagement ring questions.