Black Onyx Rings
Onyx has been used to create jewelry in almost
civilization and country since the dawn of recorded history. It was used extensively by the ancient Romans
and Greek civilizations and was worn by royalty and the common man
Black Onyx Rings For Men and Women Of All
Black onyx rings have become very popular in recent
years, with both men and women wearing them with in greater numbers than ever before. Unlike the past, in
which many men tended to not wear rings other than wedding bands, more men are now wearing rings and other
Women, who traditionally wore perhaps one or two rings in addition
to their wedding band, are now starting to possess and wear several rings of different styles for various
occasions and social events. Black onyx rings in various styles have become the ring of choice for many men
and women of all ages and social backgrounds.
Black onyx has a long history of being used as a gemstone and its
color and hardness make it ideal for carving cameos and other designs. The majority of stones used in
producing black onyx rings come from Brazil, though some smaller quantities do come from Madagascar and
Black onyx rings come in a wide range of styles and shapes. They are produced in a variety of
settings including gold, white gold, yellow gold, silver and titanium. The striking darkness of the stones make
them perfect for rings made of all precious metals; with stones and settings each accenting the beauty of each
other. Jewelers have mastered the marriage of settings and stones and the black onyx rings that
are available today are without equal in appearance, durability and price.
If you are looking for a great gift for your loved one, a black
onyx ring is just that and most likely, a gift that will be remembered above most others. An informal survey
of those who’ve purchased black onyx rings indicates that there are some occasions that are becoming
increasingly associated with the giving them as gifts.
Some of these occasions are listed below;
Birthdays: It’s probably safe to say that your special person has never received a black onyx
ring for his or her birthday. If you want to give a birthday gift that will be treasured for a lifetime
consider a black onyx ring for your loved one this year!
Anniversary: If you or someone you know is about to
celebrate a wedding anniversary, consider a set of matching black onyx rings as a gift to man and wife! You
can choose settings and stones that compliment the wedding bands and engagement ring worn by the happy
Holiday Gifts: Black onyx rings are very popular Christmas presents for both men and women. Imagine
the look of surprise on your loved one's face as he or she unwraps that specially wrapped gift box on
work: If your special person has just been promoted or
accomplished something significant in his or her career, a gift is appropriate and a black onyx ring would be
a great way to celebrate! Consider getting the inside of the ring engraved with an appropriate message or
Religious Event: Most religions have special milestones in people’s lives that are "once in a
lifetime" events or ceremonies. It is customary to give gifts on special occasions such as these and black
onyx rings are perfect gifts; lending class and style to a momentous day!
Valentine's Day: Why settle for the same old heart shaped box of candy, flowers, etc? Perhaps this
Valentine’s Day surprise your soul mate with a black onyx ring! You’ll know you did something good when you
see the look of delight on the face of your valentine!
Graduation: In recent years, many parents and relatives have been giving black onyx
rings to their special graduate. These rings will forever mark the day in the graduate’s mind and as
years pass he or she will look at the ring with fond memories of the person who gave it to
Mother’s Day and Father's Day: Here’s a great opportunity to show Mom and Dad how much you appreciate all they have
done for you! Consider a matching set of black onyx rings for your parents, grandparents and other relatives
and friends on these special days.
Black onyx rings can be purchased online from various merchants.
Make sure that you know the correct ring size of the person you are buying it for and ask the merchant what
the return policy is in case the ring does not fit or arrives with a defect. As with any jewelry item,
quality can vary from among manufacturers, so be sure to do adequate online research on the specific black
onyx rings you are considering purchasing.
We wish you luck in your search for Black onyx
rings and hope that we've
helped you learn more about them.
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