Wedding rings should be purchased 3-4 months before the actual wedding. We recommend this time frame because it covers almost all steps and issues that may occur in the purchase of a wedding ring.
Reasons Why You Should Buy Wedding Rings Early
There are many reasons why you should purchase your wedding rings early and we'll list them below for you to consider.
1. Getting The Wedding Ring Size Correct
If you don't know your wedding ring size, you'll have to visit a local jeweler to get measured. If you're ordering online then the process might be extended due to shipping times and your sizing might not be 100% correct the on first try and may require a size exchange.
2. The Wedding Ring Style You Want Needs to be Created
If you're looking to purchase an extra special wedding band that requires time to manufacture by a manufacturer
, you'll have to purchase your wedding band early. The time it takes to create non-stock wedding bands vary drastically in manufacturing time and depends solely on the style of the ring.
3. Out of Stock Wedding Rings During Popular Seasons
Summer is the most popular season for weddings and purchasing wedding rings; followed by Fall, Spring and Winter in that ordered. There's a small chance that your tungsten wedding band might be out of stock during the more popular seasons, so calling ahead of time and reserving a size of a certain style is definitely something you should consider.
4. Time To Test Out and Try Your Wedding Rings
A certain style wedding ring might appear awesome at first, but after wearing it for a while you might change your mind! Trying out your wedding rings for a few months prior to your wedding will guarantee that you will love it. You might also want to show your friends and family the bands and see how they feel about them long before the wedding.
5. Wedding Ring Cost
If you do not have the money to pay for your wedding rings at the current time, you should definitely plan ahead and save to purchase them. This definitely applies to the more expensive wedding bands such as diamond set and precious metal wedding rings.
Don't Wait Until It's Too Late!
All these topics support the purchase of wedding rings months prior to the wedding. It's always a good idea to plan ahead for anything in life and it definitely applies to something as special as your wedding rings.