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Titanium Jewelry Buying Guide

About Titanium

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What is Titanium?

Titanium is an alternative metal that has grown popular in contemporary jewelry design, from necklaces and bracelets to wedding rings. A mighty metal in a lightweight build, titanium’s natural silver-white shine makes it a popular choice for men’s wedding bands and jewelry.

Titanium vs. Stainless Steel

Titanium and stainless steel are two commonly used industrial metals that are often compared to one another when used in jewelry. Both metals are strong and flexible, which is ideal in the casting and shaping process for jewelry. However, titanium is stronger than most stainless steels and is up to 45% lighter, giving titanium jewelry an incredible strength-to-weight ratio.

Titanium History

Titanium was discovered in 1791 by German scientist Martin Heinrich Klaproth. Despite its recent discovery, titanium is not a particularly elusive element. In fact, it’s the ninth most abundant metal in the Earth’s crust. The might of titanium is even in its name: titanium is named for the Titans of Greek mythology. Titanium also has some out-of-this-world connections. NASA used titanium to construct several parts of the International Space Station.

Titanium Characteristics

Alternative metals are defined by their modern sensibility and industrial style. Review our titanium jewelry information and see if this metal is right for you.


Titanium jewelry is very durable and difficult to scratch. It’s strong, hypoallergenic, and corrosion resistant.


Titanium has a gray-white color similar to platinum or white gold. Titanium jewelry can be plated with yellow gold, rose gold, or black metals for more color options.


Titanium jewelry is known for being lightweight metal. Lighter metals are ideal for larger designs that are still comfortable to wear.

The Facts on Titanium

Looking for unique wedding rings, and wanting to know the facts about titanium? Here’s our summary:

Extremely durable and scratch-resistant Its strength makes it difficult to resize
Budget friendly; can be enhanced with plating and gemstones Metal hardness limits more intricate styles
One of the most hypoallergenic metals Less intrinsic value compared to precious metals

Titanium Care

Alternative metals like titanium are popular because they are easier to maintain. However, there still are some care basics we recommend following. Store all jewelry separately in a lined box or soft pouch to avoid scratching or being scratched. You can maintain titanium’s shine by cleaning it under warm running water with a mild soap.

Shop Titanium Jewelry

Explore jewelry designs featuring the alternative metal, titanium. Titanium jewelry’s lustrous shine and brilliant color endures in beautiful rings, necklaces, bracelets and watches.

Titanium Rings

Titanium rings are crafted to last over time. Find the ring you will treasure today, and in the years, to come.


Titanium Necklaces

Feel the luxury of titanium next to your heart in classic chains and dog tag pendants.


Titanium Bracelets

Alternative styles for alternative metals you’ll love. Explore original bracelet designs in titanium.


Titanium Watches

Find a watch that fits your wardrobe. Explore sleek and stylish titanium timepieces you’ll want to wear every day.


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