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I have this white gold sapphire ring as my engagement ring, and I want to get a ring to go beneath it. I don't want to spend more than £30-£40 on it, so I was having a look at eternity rings on diamonique QVC. Which one do you think would go with it, if any?
On the other hand, I am thinking maybe I should just buy another ring? Something like this, or this?
I'd get a narrow full diamond eternity ring. I like the ones with the small round diamonds. I think you need something delicate and dainty looking because your engagement ring is pretty and dainty looking.
Is that for your wedding ring? Why not get a gold and diamond one? I know it’d be a lot more expensive but at least it would be a piece of jewellery to keep a lifetime.
When it comes to fashion jewellery, I wouldn’t buy off QVC as the stuff does look cheap and plasticky. I would recommend Swarovski, though. I’ve worn some diamond with Swarovski stuff and you literally can’t tell the difference if they are just little pave set stones. Their jewellery also has excellent longevity and doesn’t seem to wear out.
It will cost you to get it replated every year though. There are different mixes with white gold and the cheap ones are more likely to go yellowy. A ring is something that gets a lot of wear rather than something like earrings, so I'd get silver if you want inexpensive (it isn't as hard and durable as gold but is easy to keep tarnish free with a cloth. Avoid the dip as it wrecks some silver). Glamira looks like a good site because it allows you to custom build your ring. You could do silver with white sapphire or swarovski.
Frequently worn silver or fashion jewellery never lasted me more than a few years so if it’s a wedding ring, it’s worth investing. I suppose even the 9ct from Amazon would last longer than fashion jewellery from qvc.
Silver does wear out over time, white gold needs re-whitening after a few years. Titanium is a very sturdy material but it’s a very different colour to white gold unless it’s plated in which case it’s likely to wear out too. Tbh, given that you’re looking at designs with a lot of little stones in it, there’s a risk of them falling out (which I’ve had a bit over the years). Hence I suggested Swarovski as nothing has ever fallen out from them and they are fab for not showing much wear- miles better than Links of London or some budget brands. However, I don’t know all the brands listed so don’t know how good they are.