The first recorded use of a diamond engagement ring occurred in 1477 when archduke maximilian of austria presented mary of burgundy with a ring featuring hogback diamonds modern day baguette diamonds arranged in the shape of the gothic letter m lawler trustey says.
Wearing eternity ring on right hand.
Another traditional way to wear your eternity ring is to wear the wedding band and engagement ring on your left and the eternity ring on your right ring finger.
Some also suggest wearing your eternity ring first then your wedding band and then your engagement ring.
It wasn t until more recently that engagement rings appeared on the scene.
This keeps the weight of the rings from all piling up on one finger and creates a symmetrical appearance if you wear your wedding band on its own.
A good alternative that will help you avoid this is to wear both engagement and wedding ring on your left hand and the eternity ring on your third finger on your right hand.
To wear an eternity ring as an anniversary ring either replace your wedding band with the anniversary ring or wear it alone on the fourth finger of your left hand.
Avoid weighing down your left hand with the eternity ring on the right.
Another suggested order is to wear your eternity ring in between your wedding ring and engagement ring.
The engagement ring finger.
But this can be uncomfortable for some especially if you have a very active lifestyle.
Large eternity band as a right hand ring.
Traditionally you should wear them on your ring finger on your left hand.
In much of the western world it is traditional to wear a wedding ring on the left hand ring finger.
If you want your wedding rings to remain more traditional wear the eternity ring on the fourth finger of your right hand keeping your original wedding rings on your left hand.
Ultimately the wedding ring hand is a personal choice.
Some people wear wedding rings on the right hand.
In that case the eternity ring can either be worn on the left hand ring finger or the finger of the bride s choice.
An eternity ring.
When it comes to engagement rings and eternity bands we have to tell you that you do not need to wear ayour rings on one hand only.
These rings which usually feature channel set diamonds in a full or half circle are usually given to mark an occasion such as a 10 or 15 year wedding anniversary or the birth of a child.
On the other hand wearing a ring on the yin hand represents the willingness to accept guidance from the leadership of others.
If your engagement ring has a thin pave band you should definitely consider a larger band for the right hand.
Eastern orthodox christians like those in greece continue the tradition of the romans in this manner.
However in nations around the world wedding rings are worn on the right ring finger.
Some women also choose to wear eternity rings on their right hand ring finger.