A Man's Guide to Wearing Rings: How many is to many?
Jewelry has been used throughout the various different ages as a means to establish classes. Women and men have both adorned themselves with various forms of jewelry including rings. For men though, the use of rings has varied throughout our history. At one point rings were used to seal documents with a sigma that represented a particular household. At another point in our history during the Middle Ages, men who were of lower classes were actually forbidden to wear rings. The Renaissance period also introduced rings that had the various family coat of arms that were worn by men. It wasn’t though really until the 1950’s that men actually started to wear rings, traditionally the wedding band. So how though does a man know how many and what types of rings are appropriate to wear?
Today, most men limit the amount of rings that he wears to one ring, usually his wedding band. It can be a band of any metal of choice, gold, silver or platinum. Most men however keep the band a simple plain style of choice. Most men wedding bands do not normally contain precious stones. Although having a wedding band with precious stones is not frowned upon, since the wedding band actually represents something that is approved of in most societies.
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