What present to choose for a special person? In Ukraine, the ring has always been considered a romantic gift. If a man gives a ring, then his feelings are sincere. This article will help you if you want to buy a ring in Ukraine.
When you choose a ring, you should pay attention to:
- Material (gold, silver, platinum). The most popular material for rings in Ukraine is gold.
- Gemstones, the type of jewel. A diamond in the ring is already a classic, especially, if a man makes a proposal to his beloved woman. But, there is still a big variety of stones that can be chosen by the color of the eyes, by individual preferences or even by the sign of the zodiac.
- It can be a plain ring or a harmonious interlacing of components and elements.
- Trends and fashion.
- Ring size.
How to determine the size correctly
The most difficult and important stage of buying a ring is to determine the correct size. In different countries there are their own systems of sizes. Now, we will deal with the peculiarities of the scale of ring sizes in Ukraine.
The size of the ring is determined by the diameter and circumference of the product. The sizes in the table are shown in millimeters (mm) and inches (in) for your convenience.
|Ukrainian size||Diameter, mm||Diameter, in||Circumference, mm||Circumference, in|
So, you see that the size of the ring in Ukraine corresponds to its diameter in millimeters. But how do these figures correspond to British or American ones? If you know American size of your girlfriend finger, you can easily find appropriate Ukrainian size in the ring sizes conversion table.
|15 ½||4 ½||I-1/2|
|17 ¾||7 ½||P|
|18 ½||8 ½||R|
|19 ½||9 ½||—|
|20 ½||10 ½||U-1/2|
|21 ¾||12 ½||Z|
What to do if you do not know the size of the ring in advance? The easiest way is to go right to the jewelry shop with your woman. But, in this case, there will be no surprise. If you want to surprise your girlfriend, you can take advantage of a couple of tips:
- If your woman wears a ring, you can take it for a short time. In the jewelry shop you can measure the size of the ring with the help of special measuring tools. You can also use templates or online services that are available on the Internet. Another variant is to use a ruler to determine the diameter of the ring.
- The situation is complicated, if your woman does not have a ring. You will have to apply the skills of a real spy. You can take the usual thread and wrap it several times around your girl’s finger, while she is sleeping. Then just measure the length of the thread. If this method is not for you – try to find out information about the size of a finger from a friend or family members of your beloved woman.