Traditional and Unique Wedding Band Engraving Ideas

Traditional and Unique Wedding Band Engraving Ideas - Mokume Gane Rings - Custom Jewelry by Jaume Labro

Selecting the perfect wedding ring can take an incredible amount of patience and skill. After carefully considering your budget, you need to take sizing, band width, metalwork, and gemstones into account. Does your bride-to-be desire ethical gold and eco-friendly diamonds? Will you design your own wedding ring with a jeweler, purchase one directly from the case or perhaps go the vintage route?

When these swirling questions are finally out of the way, couples are often surprised at the final hurdle: should they include an engraving? Silly and treasured, timeless and one-of-a-kind, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite wedding band engraving ideas. Whichever one you choose, an inscription makes it yours forever.

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How to Choose a Wedding Band for Your Future Husband

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It’s no secret that most wedding band designers offer a far greater selection for future brides than for grooms. In fact, until the mid-20th century, it was uncommon for men to even wear a ring! Nowadays, men’s jewelry trends have begun taking the market by storm – clear proof that there is a strong demand for custom jewelry.

When choosing men’s wedding rings, there are a number of options to take into consideration, like durability and your loved one’s personal style. It’s important to remember that a simple band may be a wonderful ‘fit’ for your future partner, but there are personalizations that can ensure that your ‘one and only’ receives the one and only ring of its kind.

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Tips and Tricks for Fine Jewelry Care

 

Mokume Gane Fine Jewelry Care Tips - Jaume Labro Custom Jewelry

Preserving and caring for your most precious possessions should always be in the back of your mind. Heirlooms are meant to be treasured, and repair work can cost almost as much as a new piece. With these easy jewelry care instructions, you’ll keep your fine jewelry and Mokume Gane in fine shape for generations to come!

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The Ancient Japanese Technique of Mokume Gane Comes Alive at Jaume Labro

The Ancient Japanese Technique of Mokume Gane -Jaume Labro Custom Jewelry

Since the 1600s, Mokume Gane has been celebrated as an intricate Japanese metalworking art, originally inspired the ancient art of Damascus steel sword making. With Mokume Gane, wondrous, nature-inspired decorative patterns were hand-hammered to craft the handles and sheaths of katanas. Mokume Gane blades were a reflection and symbol of status in feudal Japan – specifically in samurai society – and the intricacies of each piece were intended to impress. Today, Mokume Gane is most often showcased in jewelry pieces.

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Forest protection program

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We guarantee that we will only support environmentally responsible suppliers – and you can choose to go even further as ‘your’ trees are planted in an ancient forest under threat. Perhaps one day, you will go and visit ‘your’ tree, but even if you don’t, your jewelry will remind you that somewhere in Africa, a tree is reaching towards the sky because you chose Labro.

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A better future for children

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Find out how your hand crafted jewelry goes toward building a better future for children like this little girl. Yes! We can make a difference! Your ring could change a life for the better. When you choose a wedding ring or an engagement ring from Jaume Labro’s studio, you’re not just getting something that’s uniquely beautiful to wear and to look at. You’re also making a difference to those less fortunate than you.

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