|Article contributed by G.I.A. Gemologist, Nicole Drohan, of Gary Sachs Diamond Jewelers
Your wedding ring is a crucial aspect of your wedding day as it is not only a symbol of your love, but is the one daily memory you will have of your special day.
As styles and trends within ceremonies, wedding dresses and so forth have altered, the same can be said with engagement rings and wedding band designs. Originally designed in one simple design, weddings bands are now available in a wide variety of styles thanks to advances in jewelry design and metal manufacturing processes.
Your wedding band represents your union and the vows made on your special wedding day. Don't be afraid to be different, but be sure the style you choose is something you'll want to wear for many anniversaries to come.