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Old December 9th, 2008, 11:39 AM
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Hi, I have a random question that I'm hoping someone may have advice on. We leave for our honeymoon on Friday on the NCL Jewel and my wedding band fits a little loose. Since I don't have time to get it re-sized before the cruise, does anyone have any advice on ways to secure it while we are in the water and on the beach? I would like to avoid having to leave it in the room and thought maybe someone would have some experience with this...thanks!
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Old December 9th, 2008, 11:41 AM
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Best suggestion - if you value the ring then leave it at home - you know you are married - why risk losing the ring!
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Old December 9th, 2008, 12:05 PM
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Or leave it in the safe in the cabin. You are leaving cash and credit cards in it so why not your ring?

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Old December 9th, 2008, 01:56 PM
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Any Jewelry store has those little plastic or metal adjusters to use on your ring.Tightens them up to however snug you want!
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Old December 9th, 2008, 02:07 PM
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If all else fails, a little tape on the back will tighten it. I agree the safe sounds like a good idea.
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Old December 9th, 2008, 04:24 PM
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I used to put ring sizers on rings all the time for a temporary fix, in the jewelry store. Saw some ring horror stories too....better safe than sorry...

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Old December 9th, 2008, 04:26 PM
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Old December 9th, 2008, 04:29 PM
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Leave It Home or Cabin Safe.

You would be heartbroken if you lost it. Better safe then sorry.
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Old December 9th, 2008, 06:22 PM
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I have to agree with Mike leave it in the safe. I lost my wedding ring river tubing. After forty years it was difficult to say good bye. The new one is nice but I do miss the old one. Mike
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Old December 9th, 2008, 07:53 PM
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give it to your wife and let her decide
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Old December 9th, 2008, 07:59 PM
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If you want to take the ring with you I would:

1. Leave it in the cabin safe when you go onshore.
2. Put the ring on a strong, but stylish, chain and wear it around your neck.

I have had my ring resized twice since I was married. Once larger and once smaller. It is a $70, in 1983, Goldbro, gold band but it's the most prized possession that I have.

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Old December 10th, 2008, 10:55 PM
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2 words: Duct Tape!

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