Tungsten rings are growing in popularity more and more. They have become extremely popular in the bridal fashion world due to the superior hardness and scratch resistant nature, are typically found to be five to ten times stronger than 18 karat gold.
These rings have found a large fan base for men as the rings are well suited for occupations that require the use of hands and fingers and after damaging gold and silver wedding bands so easily, most men stopped wearing them out of guilt. Men like the scratch resistance when working around the house, or working in masonry or automobile repair.
A reason the it has found such popularity is it has a very masculine look that men can admire and feel at ease discussing. Another facet is people feel this ring has a more expensive look and feel than the silver, gold, and platinum used to create wedding rings.