Staying true to your Irish heritage when celebrating your big day is easier than ever with the abundant access to stunning Irish weddings ring, from traditional Irish wedding Claddagh rings, his and her matching Celtic wedding bands in gold and sterling silver, to exquisite diamond and emerald gemstone Claddagh rings.
Here is everything to know about Irish wedding rings, their history, traditional values and where to find the best designs to celebrate your big day.
What is an Irish Wedding Ring?
It is believed that the Irish wedding ring stems from 17th-century Irish history after a Galway man created a ring for his wife, who long fully awaited his return from the sea in order to marry him. These rings are commonly referred to as Claddagh rings, which are steeped in legend and rich in history after such a beautiful story. Its traditional design boasts two hands that hold up a heart, which is then topped by a crown.
The two hands on the ring signify friendship, the heart symbolizes love, and the crown on top - loyalty. The Claddagh ring design and its story signify the loyalty that a happy couple will endure after their vows!
Irish Rings For Your Big Day
A Claddagh ring symbolizes forever love. Therefore, it is ideal to search above and beyond for the best Irish ring to give your loved one in the act of marriage. Getting his and her rings for the big day that match is a beautiful way to celebrate your love and continue throughout life wearing something that will forever remind you of them, as well as the big day.
At Solvar, we've been crafting Irish and Celtic style jewellery for over 80 years. We have selected our favourite Irish and Celtic designs for your big day. A wedding ring should symbolize forever and eternity and the quality metals and materials used to create these rings will last a lifetime.
Finding the right ring for your big day is a huge moment. Not only will you want it to feel special but you will also want it to be unique to your style and personal marital values.