Decision making is never easy, even for the most logical of people.
Deciding on vacations, dinner, or job offers are complicated enough, but buying an engagement ring? The possibilities are endless, and your poor sweetheart may feel like they're in way over their head.
This is one reason why many couples have decided to forgo tradition and go ring shopping together. However, is this the right choice for you? Let’s look at a few reasons why shopping for your engagement ring together is beneficial!
Less Pressure On Both Of You
Going shopping together takes the pressure off both parties. The groom doesn’t have to blindly pick a ring, and the bride doesn’t have to pretend that she likes a ring she hates. They’ll both have a clear view of each other’s tastes, and the bride is much more likely to end up with a ring that she’s proud to show off.
Rings: The Bliss
It’ll Be A Perfect Fit
The last thing you want is a beautiful ring that doesn’t fit on her finger. While some girls know their ring size like the back of their hand (get it), others have no clue. Going together to try on rings will ensure that it’ll be a smooth fit when you pop the question.
Ring: The Grace
Empower Your Other Half
Leaving ring shopping to the guy is so last century. Your other half will feel empowered by knowing she had a say in the matter. When she shows it off to her friends and family, she can feel confident in her choice and know that she got a ring she’s truly happy with.
Rings: The Evermore
You Have Options - But You’ll Still Be Surprised
Many people think going ring shopping together takes away the element of surprise, but this isn’t always true. Some couples go shopping together and narrow it down to a few choices, but leave the final ring a surprise for the big day.
Ring: The Belle
It’ll Make The Proposal More Special
Proposals are always special, but being proposed to with the perfect ring? She’ll be sure to let a few tears slip when she sees how well you know her and how much you considered her preferences as well.
A Less Risky Proposal
There is much less risk in the proposal when you shop for your engagement ring together. You’ll get the chance to talk about where you both stand on marriage, and the chances of her being caught off guard are much lower. She’s also much more likely to say yes!
Ring: The Alexandria
You’re Both In Agreement on The Budget
If you’re shopping for rings together, you’ll both have a clear idea of how much you can afford to spend. Discussing this amount before you go shopping is pertinent, as you’re less likely to be swayed by overeager ring salesmen.
If you’d like to skip the in-person pressure altogether, do some shopping online! Modern Gents has a huge collection of beautiful, yet affordable engagement rings that are sure to make any future bride happy.