Eternity Bands and Wedding Rings: What’s the Difference?

Eternity bands and wedding rings are often confused to being the same item. However, there are differences between the two ring styles ranging from design and construction to purpose. While wedding bands are traditionally exchanged as part of the ceremony, some couples do opt to use eternity rings instead. Keep reading the Adiamor blog to learn more about the differences between eternity bands and wedding rings.

Wedding Rings


wedding ringsTraditionally, wedding rings are used in the wedding ceremony. The rings are symbolic, representing an unbroken circle of love. During a ceremony, the wedding ring is placed on the ring finger of the bride by the husband and vice versa. For brides, the wedding ring typically matches the engagement ring. While most classic rings feature a plain band, contemporary rings often include diamond accents. For matched sets, the wedding band will directly match the engagement ring. However, many modern brides like to mix and match their ring styles. Additionally, many wedding rings include a notched base that allows the band to fit flush against the engagement ring. Some times, the wedding band and engagement ring are soldered together to prevent damage to either ring.

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Eternity Bandseternity bands

While wedding rings that include diamonds generally only wrap halfway around, eternity bands feature diamonds that go all the way around the band. Although many eternity bands feature round diamonds, these rings can be made with fancy shapes ranging form princess cut diamonds to emerald cut and more. Although wedding bands are generally used as part of the wedding ceremony, eternity bands are often used to celebrate sentimental moments such as an anniversary or the birth of a child. Eternity rings are incredibly versatile in that they can be worn  on their own or stacked with other types of rings. The never-ending circle of diamonds is meant to represent an everlasting love.

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Diamond Eternity Ring Sweepstakes Winner Alert – Congratulations Gloria Sanders!

Huge congratulations to Gloria Sanders on winning our Diamond Eternity Ring Band Sweepstakes. Gloria & her husband are from New York and were ecstatic to hear the news that they won the diamond eternity ring!

“Adiamor has such beautiful jewelry, I am left speechless at winning such stunning piece of their collection. The diamond eternity ring band will be my new favorite piece of jewelry. Thank you Adiamor!”

Gloria Sanders

Gloria is a stay at home mother to 3 beautiful children. She and here husband have been together 9 years, married for 1 year. They are both 29 and love to travel with their children. They enjoy camping, fishing and of course going to the beach


Adiamor Diamond Eternity Band Sweepstakes Winner Gloria S. & Branden S.

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