The versatility and durability of silver rings make them great choices to add to your jewellery collection. Whether you are looking for a wedding band or a plain silver ring you can wear every day, you will find one to suit your needs. Silver bands can be engraved, or you could add few simple stones for something with a little more character. The choices are endless wen it comes to silver jewellery.
925 Sterling silver
Not all silver jewellery is actually Sterling. There are imitations or low-quality metals that are used and passed off as sterling silver. If the plain silver ring you are buying does not have the 925 stamp, then it is not sterling silver. The 925 stamp shows that the silver used is made up of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% metal alloy. When you are buying silver jewellery, always look for this stamp.
Finding the right plain silver ring
When you are looking for a new ring to add to your collection, or if you are just starting your ring collection, it is important to make sure you buy a ring that fits you perfectly. A ring that is too small will be uncomfortable to wear while a ring that is too big will roll around and might even be at risk of falling off. If you are buying a ring for the first time, ask a jewellery to measure your finger to find the right size or alternatively measure it at home using a piece of string or paper.
While plain silver rings will work well with any hand shape it is important to consider your style when buying silver rings. If you have shorter fingers you might want to avoid thicker silver bands as they won’t be as flattering as thinner, more elegant band.
Cleaning your silver ring
Silver jewellery is easy to clean and the natural oils from your skin do help to clean the jewellery while you are wearing it. You can clean your silver jewellery with a simple solution of soap and warm water or alternatively you can mix white vinegar and baking soda and gentle wipe each piece of jewellery with it, making sure you dry them all properly. You can also buy silver jewellery cleaners that you can use to clean your simple silver ring. If you have older pieces or more expensive silver rings and necklaces, you can have them professionally cleaned.
Trending silver rings
Sterling silver rings have always been fashionable. The only thing that changes is the style of the ring. The most current trend is to opt for a plain simple ring. Even though the trend is towards a more minimal, simple look, it does not mean these silver rings do not make a bold statement. It is their simplicity that makes them so beautiful.
A plain silver ring can still feature a stone, or a little bit of sparkle and the trends definitely support this. We are seeing delicate silver bands set with simple a simple stone. Sparkling diamonds are being used sparingly to just add a touch of color and sparkle to the rings.
The width of silver rings also varies at the moment, from delicate thin rings to thicker, bolder rings. The width is used to make the statement this season and we are seeing dome shaped rings and more wider silver rings being seen as popular accessories.
This move to a plain silver ring means stacking rings is also a growing trend. One way to make a statement with your plain silver ring is to stack it with other silver rings. You can really play around with the style of ring when you stack them. Use plain bands with rings with a more geometric design and you can even add in a ring that has a few stones embedded in for a little sparkle and shine.
When stones are being used in the design of silver rings, they are the more neutral shades. The trend at the moment is not to use too much color in the design of silver rings. When color is used it is generally various shades of blue, with the lighter shades being the more popular choice.
Pearls are also being used in the design of the pain silver ring at the moment, but they are being used elegantly to create simple, understated pieces that are more elegant than they are bold.
The pieces that are popular at the moment are likely to become classic pieces that will last for years to come. There simplicity makes them versatile and they can be worn with any outfit or occasion. They lack bright colors also means they can be worn with any style or color outfit, making them must have pieces for any jewellery lover.