Couples these days have a truly wonderful way of expressing their love for each other – they wear couples rings and sometimes even necklaces as a symbol of their mutual affection. Gone are the days when men did not wear any jewelry apart from a wedding ring. These days, lots of men like to wear jewelry that matches what their significant other is wearing. As a result, many jewelry stores offer plenty of options when it comes to couples necklaces and rings.
Men tend to be far less adventurous when it comes to rings and so the couples rings that are available these days tend to be very simple. These rings come in many different metal options such as platinum, titanium, stainless steel and gold in a variety colors. Couples also sometimes buy matching rings studded with diamonds or any other precious stone that has particular relevance to them. In case one half of the couple is female then the ring tends to be quite flashy. Celtic designs tend to be extremely popular decorative motifs for these rings.
There are innumerable choices for matching necklaces, especially when it comes to the pendants worn with them. Matching lockets have become quite passé; what people now want is pendants that fit into each other as part of a two piece set. A popular option is a lock and key pendant set. Another great choice is a jigsaw pendant set. The appeal of these lockets is that while they symbolize the interlocking of the two people who wear them they are also whimsical and eye catching. These pendants are also available in a variety of metals. Currently, a locket set in gold and black is proving to be very popular.
Many couples opt to have their names or a romantic message engraved on the matching jewelry and rings. Customization of the jewelry can also be done using religious messages. This personalization makes the jewelry even more special to the pair. Interestingly these necklaces and rings can be won by all sorts of couples and not just married ones. People buy them when they first start dating or to commemorate an important event. They also make lovely gifts for Christmas or Valentine’s Day. Lots of same sex couples also order this kind of jewelry. Make sure that you select a really good looking set of jewelry to mark your important event with your loved one.