Finding Your Ring Size

  1. Find a piece of non-stretchy string or strip of paper no wider than 1/2" or 1 cm. 
  2. Wrap it around the base of the appropriate finger.
  3. Use a pen to mark the point on the string/paper where it overlaps, forming a complete circle.
  4. Measure the length from the starting end of the string/paper to the pen mark.
  5. Use this measurement and the chart to the right to determine your ring size.
  6. Different countries use different ring-size systems. These are standard American sizes.
  7. The average ring size for a woman is about 6, and for a man is about 10.
  8. Your ring size will be about half a size larger on the hand you write with.

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