How to calculate the size of a ring for men and women
Although, in most cases, a jeweler can resize the ring after buying it, is still a good idea to know what your size before spending money. Know your ring size allows you to buy the jewelry with confidence, even if they have the option to try it beforehand. This is especially true when purchasing a ring online. For both men and women, the ring size goes from number 3 to 16. If you want more peace of mind, then determine your ring size for yourself, check the size by going to a local jeweler and making the measure. Note that the sizes of the rings are the same for men and women.
Cut a piece of string. Cut a piece of string, 5 to 6 inches (12-15 cm) long. Can be any type of cord or tape, if it is durable and will not break.
Wrap the string around the base of the finger you are measuring. Wrap the rope around the base of the finger that you are measuring. Use your thumb to hold the base of the chain or ask someone to help you.
Mark the place where the string overlaps the pressure on the base of the finger tip. Either with a pen or pencil, it marks the place where the string overlaps the end pressed the base of the finger. The rope should have done a full circle. Do not stretch too.
Measure the length in millimeters of the base chord. Remove the string from your finger and measures the length in millimeters of the base of the rope to the point you marked.
Record the measurement. Compare your measurements with a donut chart as follows. Size 3 corresponds to 44.1 mm Size 3 corresponds to 44.1 mm Size 3.5 corresponds to 45.4 mm Size 4 corresponds to 46.7 mm Size 4.5 corresponds to 48 mm size 5 corresponds to 49.2 mm Size 5.5 corresponds to 50.5 mm Size 6 corresponds to 51.8 mm corresponds to 53.1 Size 6.5 Size 7 mm corresponds to 54.3 mm corresponds to 55.6 Size 7.5 Size 8 mm up to 56.9 mm Size 8.5 corresponds to 58 2 mm corresponds to 59.4 Size 9 Size 9.5 mm corresponds to 60.7 mm Size 10 corresponds to 62 mm corresponds to 63.3 Size 10.5 Size 11 mm corresponds to 64.5 mm corresponds to 65.8 Size 11.5 Size 12 mm corresponds to 67.1 mm corresponds to 68.3 Size 12.5 Size 13 mm corresponds to 69.7 millimeters