Quarter sizes are offered to help you get the best fit, however quarter sizes make more difference on smaller fingers than on large fingers.
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Views Read Edit View history. Average ring finger sizes may be useful as a point of reference for people who are not very good at measurements. These are offered to help you know if your calculations are reasonable.
Finger sizes sometimes do not correspond to body size. Finger sizes also are prone to change with temperature, humidity, exercise, what you have been eating, time of day, time of the month, pregnancy and other factors.
Quarter sizes are offered to help you get the best fit, however quarter sizes make more difference on smaller fingers than on large fingers. The best size is usually the ring that fits snugly and gives a little resistance when you take it off. Wider rings should be a little looser that narrow rings.
Men take note that if you are not used to wearing a ring, the proper size will probably feel tight a first. Many men loose their wedding rings because they choose sizes that are too loose. We have free sizing for 90 days. There is no charge for sizing and shipping is only charged after the first exchange for size. There may be a price difference if a gold ring crosses a price bracket. The mark is read at the point at which the wider side of the taper meets the edge of the ring.
Wide rings are occasionally tapered and the smaller of the edges of the ring should be taken as the true size since this is the diameter of the largest finger that can fit into it. The center line method Using this method the mark at the center of the ring is judged to be the size. Using this method a wider ring will be measured at a size slightly smaller than it's true diameter, due to the taper of the sizing gauge.
This method automatically compensates somewhat for the fact that on the same finger a wider ring will fit tighter. If the ring is narrow, 3mm or less, the difference between the two methods is negligible. Wider rings gauged by these two methods will be called a slightly smaller size if the center line method is used.
Ring Size Guide: If you are in any doubt as to what your ring size is then a quick way to find out is to simply wrap a piece of cotton around your ring finger and then measure the length of the cotton against a ruler to give your ring size in millimeters. 70 rows · Wide rings are occasionally tapered and the smaller of the edges of the ring should be . H&M's business concept is to offer fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way. H&M has since it was founded in grown into one of the world's leading fashion companies. The content of this site is copyright-protected and is the property of H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB.