The 5 Best Types of Gothic Rings for Men
Looking for a unique, in your face way to express your individuality and style?
Nothing grabs someone else's attention like unique gothic rings. With styles ranging from mild to wild, gothic rings cover just about every style on the spectrum.
Gothic rings and style have really taken hold and become popular broadly.
The big, bold style that was once reserved for the biker or rocker
style crowd has been adopted by a much broader segment of the
population. That certainly doesn't make gothic style rings any less
appealing--it just gives you more options.
But with so many to choose from, picking just one can be tough.
Since gothic rings cover such a broad range of looks and styles,
we'll start by taking a closer look at what exactly defines a gothic
ring and then cover the best types of gothic rings for men.
What are gothic rings?
Gothic rings go beyond the bland styling found in many simple rings.
They typically incorporate an interesting design, like a skull or an
eagle. Or may even include a polished stone and some text encircling it.
One thing's for sure with these rings: they are big, bold, and loud.
If you're looking for a gothic style ring, you know what I'm talking
While gothic style dates back hundreds of years, modern interpretation is definitely up to date takes on classic gothic looks.
Find one that matches your style
This is always the hard part, right?
Picking a ring or other accessory that really conveys your
individuality and style is never easy. If you're having trouble, start
by finding something that you think looks awesome.
If you like it, and think it looks good--why worry about what others will think?
It's your ring and your finger, so find something that works for you. That's really all you need.
Here are a couple of gothic ring styles we think you'll like:
If skulls are the first thing you think of when you hear the word
gothic, then this is your style. Skulls are a ubiquitous gothic style
point that can be used in a variety of different situations.
Nothing's really quite as bold or in your face as a big sterling silver skull ring.
Skulls give you plenty of options too. Don't limit yourself to a single skull when a ring full of skulls is more your style.
Want to add a special touch? Grab a skull ring with jeweled eyes for a
truly unique look. Skulls can work with a variety of jewel settings and
Tribal pattern rings
If you're looking for something a little more subdued and culturally
exotic at the same time, a tribal pattern might just be the ticket.
While tribal art
covers many genres, the tribal patterns found on most modern jewelry
tends to follow a particular pattern. Tribal patterns can be found on a
variety of rings. Just because the style is a little simpler, doesn't
mean there's not still plenty of options with tribal patterns.
From jeweled, sapphire rings to simpler band-style rings, tribal
patterns add a unique touch to any ring. You can even incorporate tribal
patterns into a cross or skull.
Tribal patterns go from mild to exotic, making for a truly interesting look.
Have a favorite animal you'd like to hang from one of your fingers?
Animals can be found on many different gothic rings. The options are
wide here. There are obviously a lot of animals to choose from and the
styles for displaying them on a ring are nearly endless.
Animals make for a pretty cool ring and usually look very realistic.
The artists who design and make these rings are definitely talented.
Whether you're looking for a powerful lion head or a bold hawk, the
odds are pretty good that you can find a gothic ring to fit your style.
Crosses in all shapes and forms can be found on gothic style rings.
While crosses definitely represent deep spiritual meaning for many
people, they are also a cultural symbol that has found its way into many
You can find crosses on rings
with everything from tribal patterns, to medieval shields, to a simple
band. Rings with crosses are also available with a variety of jewels and
Just find a style that fits you, that's all you really need.
Another unique option is to go with a character ring.
If you really want to show your pride in (or resemblance to)
legendary characters like Superman or Darth Vader, there's a ring for
These rings come in a variety of styles, from character heads to the
symbols that represent them, you can find just about anything in a
character style ring.
Maybe you'd rather see a dragon or samurai mask around your finger? There are great options for you these characters too.
Other gothic ring styles
Why limit yourself to one of the options above when there are so many styles to pick from?
If you're interested, you can find gothic rings in an almost
unlimited number of styles. Besides skulls and tribal patterns, you can
get rings to commemorate your service in US Army or another branch of
In addition, rings are available with other interesting things like pit bulls, skeleton hands, or the lucky number thirteen.
Find what you were looking for?
If you did, awesome. But if you're still looking--or just want to take a look at some more rings--check out all of our rings. You're sure to find something you'll like.
Gothic rings come in so many different styles that making a choice
can be half the battle. But, to really complete your look, you'll want
more than one anyway. So pick up a few--and enjoy!
If you really want to complete your look, be sure to check out the rest of our rings and other accessories. We carry everything from biker jewelry to wallets, and a whole lot more.