Class Rings: How Did they Originate and Evolve through the Years?Cheryle Baviera
Educational achievements have become more meaningful and memorable, if you are going to wear a class ring, it proudly bears something about your loving almamater and how you were able to attain that sweetest reward of your perseverance, patience and genial talents all rolled into one. Class rings or college rings have other distinctive names that many of us do not have an idea about. These jewelries are tenderly referred to as senior rings, graduation rings and so much more, to make these even more unique ever since it was initially made and discovered for so many years.
According to the pages of history, class rings just like the elegant ones which are being created by our very own VY Domingo Jewllers Incorporated in the Philippines all began in the United States of America in the year 1835. This was first introduced by the US Military Academy in West Point
How Should You Wear Your Class Ring?
Based on the book which is entitled The Complete Book of Etiquette, authored by Amy Vanderbilt it follows a specific protocol. If a wearer happens to be a college graduate, the senior or college ring should face the wearer to constantly remind that person of the so-called graduation goal. Class rings symbolize badges of honor which are being closely associated to diplomas. Moreover, these jewelries that are especially crafted by VY Domingo Jewellers Incorporated in utmost perfection symbolize the eye-catching persona of a graduate.
This reminds the graduate of his or her purpose in educating thyself. It includes the following: Self-development which is in relation to a specific insular academic environment, class rings are positive emblems that the wearer will enter the REAL WORLD very soon. On the other hand Academy graduates wear college or senior rings on their left hand. This is to indicate the ancient belief of the Anglo-American custom of wearing wedding bands on a person’s left hand.
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Also, it carries a scientific hypothesis that the left hand is connected to the same location of a human vein leading to the heart. Did you know that prior to the momentous graduation rites, US Military Academy students had worn the USMA class rings with their respective Class Crest which signify a cadet’s bond to his or her beloved class within the academy? Subsequently, military college rings are still worn today and its endless symbolisms had never faded through the years until this very day.
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Currently, these lavish class rings are intricately fashioned with the highest degree of craftsmanship just like those rings that are exclusively distributed by the world famed VY Domingo Jewellers Incorporated. Interestingly, these sophisticated jewelries are excellently customized according to your unique specifications based on your personality and reasonable budget.