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Creating a matching wedding band with CAD

By Darla Alvarez

The perfect wedding band to match the perfect engagement ring remains perennially popular with brides, even when said band does not yet exist. For those of us who rely heavily on CAD/CAM, creating a matching shadow band can present the difficult challenge of melding the real with the virtual. However, the clever custom jeweler can get around these struggles by using the real ring as the virtual model.