Treasure Chest Thursday: High School Rings

I'll admit, while I was in high school, I wore a lot of rings. I wore my mother's high school ring, a gold letter D ring, a silver James Avery Flag Girl ring, and a silver dolphin ring.

High School Rings
Two of the many rings I wore in high school.
That's four rings, not counting the rings of boyfriends when we were dating. When I was a senior in high school, I also had a pearl and diamond ring that I won at a pageant, and my own high school ring (see above). I'll admit that this was too much. Thankfully, not every ring was the same size so that I could spread them out on my fingers a bit. I just wish I had thought to photograph myself with all the jewelry.

I shared in the Mother/Daughter ring post how having the rings stacked didn't work out to well. I do like the placement of the "D" ring on my high school ring. Perhaps the difference in size makes these rings compliment rather than compete with each other. Also, I placed the D ring on the side where my name is engraved. That conveys a subtle message as well. Gotta love when I can provide genealogical information in my photography!

Long story short, sometimes arranging rings so that they touch or are stacked can be a total flop. Other times, the arrangement is awesome. It doesn't hurt to try.


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  1. Six rings is not too many. That is the number I regularly wear. My high school ring, my husband's high school ring, my college ring (Gig 'Em!), my wedding ring, and two rings from my grandmother. All on different fingers though.

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    1. Amanda. That's awesome. Today, I'm happy to only have two rings per hand... wedding and Aggie. Many of the other rings will soon be in a shadow box (once I figure out how to make one, erg). Thanks for stopping by. Your comments brighten my day.

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