You will need
- - cut tape, cord, thick thread
- - suitable ring
- - a sheet of paper
On the size of the ring is affected by two factors: the thickness of the finger on which you wear the ring, and the estimated width of the ring – whether it is a thin ring or wide ring.
The ideal way to determine the correct ring size is to visit the nearest jewelry store and try on a sample-measuring instrument. Usually professional goldsmiths there are two sets of standard rings – thin, about 3 mm, and for rings of a width exceeding 8 mm. If you want a wide ring, and the second tester in the store was not by chance, it is better to add to the resulting size, even half size.
If you want to find out your size at home, take a piece of thick ribbon, cord or thread. Tightly wrap it around the finger, but do not tighten, cut at the joints, or mark it with a Sharpie. Attach the segment to the line. You get the circumference of the ring, and we need the diameter. Will have to remember the school geometry course and to divide the resulting number by 3.14. Pochivshaya the number is the Russian size of your ring.
Also can be applied that suits your ring to a piece of paper, circle it with a pencil inside and measure the diameter. Here it is necessary to take into account the fact that we have not only different on the circumference of the fingers on one hand, but size and the same fingers on right and left arm may differ.
In Russia, the ring size is inner diameter. European size – the length of the inner circumference. In order to know your European size, enough Russian or multiply by 3.14, or, if you don't know Russian, just measure as described above, the finger, but do not forget about possible errors.
Compliance with Russian and European size British, American and Japanese need to look at special tables.
It is not necessary to measure the fingers jewelry samples in hot weather or after a cold, girls also worth remembering that in the "special" days, your fingers can swell.
Advice 2 : How to calculate ring size
Most of the people definitely know your size of shoes or clothes, but not all are able to call their desired size ring. Well, when the ring you can try on before buying, but it so happens that you order it by catalog or the Internet. It is important to exactly calculate the size.
You will need
- - the range;
- a narrow bright ribbon or strip of paper;
- - gel pens in two contrasting colors.
Russian sizes traditionally correspond to the German scale. There are also British standard, French, Japanese and American. American and German scale differ only in name, sizeand — we ring are from 12 1/2 to 24½, they have from 1 to 16. In both systems, the size increases in increments of½, where at every halfsizeand accounts for just less than 1.5 millimeters in circumference and 0.5 millimeters in diameter.
It is believed that in order to learn the size ring you have to measure your finger at the base and on the size of theNoah scale to choose the size. This is not always the case. The size of the ring strongly depends on what you fingers. Jewelers are divided into thick, medium and thin.
People with middle fingers second joint is usually somewhat larger than the portion of the finger on which you wear the ring. In this case, you will need to measure your finger at the base, but the joint, and choosing the size, increase the size in his favor.
People with thick fingers, the part where you wear a ring, usually a bigger joint. If you focus on her size, there is a danger that the ring might just one day off. Therefore, they also need to measure the joints and, when you choose the sizeand reduce it in favor of the diameter of the latter. Do not worry if the ring will get a bit cramped, this discomfort usually passes quickly as the flesh beneath as if a little "crush".
It is believed that the most beautiful is thin and long fingers. Well, everything has its shadow side, namely the owner of the delicate fingers are the most difficult to pick up the ring. The second joint they have significantly more than the part on which it will be worn a ring, and choosing the size according to the scale, they should focus on the sizes of the joints. On their fingers rings and rings are often "scrolled" and that they were invented by the keepers of the rings.
Measure your fingers in the evening as in the morning and in the afternoon sizes usually range from a little swelling, cooling, heat. Do not take a wide uncomfortable tape measure or a thin thread, better to take a strip of ribbon or paper. Wrap it first at the base of the thumb, mark the place where the measuring tape is "swept". Attach the tape to a ruler and record your measurements.
Now measure the circumference of the joint and also record. Convert your measurements to the size of the ring. Scale you can easily find on the Internet. Here's the address, for example, http://allcalc.ru/node/477 you will find an online calculator that not only can easily specify your size, but at the same time will show a ring with a marking you need to buy in countries, guided by another system.
Advice 3 : How to buy a ring without knowing the size of the finger of the girl
Giving a ring very seriously, because to guess the finger size of his girlfriend is almost impossible, so before you start choosing, you need to decide the number. But directly will not ask correctly, and the surprise break. Therefore it is necessary to resort to tricks.
How to know the size that the girl did not know about the gift?
When choosing a ring you need to consider two factors: width and thickness of a finger. You must decide what ring to choose - wide massive ring or the ring is delicate work with fragile base.
The first thing you should think is about close relatives and friends, whom you can ask this information. Although the likelihood is low that they know the finger size girls, because this one never thinks. You can also see the size if unnoticed to take an existing ring that the girl wears, and on a pure paper to transfer it to the internal circuit. With this template you can choose the suitable jewelry. If such a procedure seems long to you, you can make a mold of the ring using soap or candles.
To determine the size and as follows: take the ring and wrap it with thread, the ends can be directly cut off. Further, the cut must be applied to the line, knowing the length of the thread in millimeters, you can determine the size of the ring. For example, a length in the range of 47-50 mm would mean that the size of the ring is 15.5, if the 52-53 mm and 16.5, if the 53-55 – 17, respectively, the greater the length, the greater the size.
You can find out the size by trying the ring on his own finger. Note the level to which the product comes. Thus, its hand to be the sample. While walking with a girl you accidentally go to the jewelry store, where to ask her briefly to try on rings, and after that rely on your own memory. With this method, you can also see which products like a sweetheart.
If you have already picked up the ring, but it did not fit well, do not despair because there is always the possibility to exchange the product for another, or you can ask jewelers to narrow or expand the ring in the right size.
Some nuances that are worth paying attention to
In the heat of the hand can nauhatl, so measure your finger with this weather better not, because then the ring would be great. Also it is not advisable to do this procedure immediately after sleep, as in the morning, the fingers also swell.
If possible, it is better to ask friends of their girls to let them know this information. They, in turn, can force to look the girl in the jewelry store under some pretext. Also, friends can jokingly try on rings to each other, and then figure out what size to choose.
Oddly enough, but there are rings that have a slit in back. Often young people choose this option, but later pass the decoration back to master patpal it to a specific size. Ways to learn the size of the finger of the girl quite a lot, but worth it a little to help the man, prompting the correct ring size.
Advice 4 : How to know the finger size for ring
When choosing a ring is of great importance the size of the finger. Especially in those cases when it is bought as a surprise. The gift did not disappoint, you must know how to determine your finger size for a ring.
The easiest option is to use special probes, which are available in jewelry stores. With their help it is easy enough to determine the exact size, and already on its basis to choose the model.
You can also measure the diameter of the existing ring suitable for you or the person you want to make a gift. For example, if the diameter is equal to 16.5 mm, a size of 16.5.
However, sometimes there are situations when the rings don't have, and the size of your finger to find out. To get out of this situation will help regular thread. Just wrap it around your finger, and then cut in the place where it joins the ends. The resulting length of the circumference of the finger is sufficient to divide it by 3.14 to get the diameter.
If you want to give a ring to another person, you can take the help of friends and acquaintances. They can tell you what size finger ring will work best.
The latter method is suitable only if your fingers are more than the person you are going to do a gift. During the conversation in the form of jokes, try to try on his ring, and then remember how far it got (I can even make a mark). This will allow to know at least approximately the size of a finger ring.
The finger size may be different at different times of day and depending on the situation. It is not recommended to make measurements after exercise, during menstruation, and in hot weather.