Woman Refuses to Let Fiancé's Niece Try On Her Engagement Ring

Someone holding out an enagement ring in a box.
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Getting engaged is a special moment in any couple's life, but what happens when someone else wants to share in that moment? One woman found herself in a difficult situation when her fiancé's niece demanded to try on her engagement ring.

Despite her polite refusal, she was met with backlash from her future in-laws. Was she in the wrong? Read the full story to find out.

Fiancé's niece denied engagement ring, causing family feud 🤔

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Niece's jealousy towards engagement ring leads to passive aggression.

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Woman refuses to share engagement ring with rude fiancé's niece 💍

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Bride-to-be refuses to let fiancé's niece try on her ring.

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Engagement ring drama with entitled niece and in-laws 🤦‍♀️

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Fiancé's niece upset after being denied trying on engagement ring 😔

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Fiancé's niece can't try on the ring, is that wrong? 🤔

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Overly attached niece uses fiance's possessions, won't get ring try-on.

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Navigating family drama over engagement ring boundaries 💁

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Woman refuses to let fiancé's niece try on her engagement ring 🤔

A woman recently got engaged to her fiancé who has a close relationship with his sister and 21-year-old niece. However, the niece has been making passive-aggressive comments about the woman and her engagement.

When the niece asked to try on the woman's engagement ring, she refused and a heated argument ensued. The woman was accused of trying to drive a wedge between the niece and her fiancé. This begs the question, was the woman in the wrong for refusing to let the niece try on the ring?

Let's dive into the details and hear what others have to say in the comments.

Niece's jealousy and entitlement over ring raises red flags 🚩

ObjectiveScheme3204 | ObjectiveScheme3204

NTA, but pay attention to how your fiancé handles his family.

Slow-Bumblebee-8609 | Slow-Bumblebee-8609

Fiancé's niece insults and asks to borrow ring. NTA. Updates? 🤞

ghostwooman | ghostwooman

Engaging with a possessive fiancé's niece and her mother.

Sea-Mud5386 | Sea-Mud5386

Blurred boundaries and jealousy can test relationships. 💔

Moon-lit-rain | Moon-lit-rain

Niece's strange demand for ring raises eyebrows. OP is NTA.

DustyOwl32 | DustyOwl32

Niece demands to try on engagement ring, internet says NTA. 💙

Malibucat48 | Malibucat48

Fiancé's niece throws tantrum over ring, NTA stands their ground 🙅‍♀️💍

Coco_Dirichlet | Coco_Dirichlet

Fiancé's entitled niece demands engagement ring, ignores boundaries. NTA.

WonderfulConflict803 | WonderfulConflict803

Setting boundaries with nosy relatives over engagement ring 💍

Brown-eyed-otter | Brown-eyed-otter

Woman defends decision not to let fiancé's niece try ring 💍


Fiancé's niece throws a tantrum over engagement ring. NTA responds.

halseydota | halseydota

Niece demands to try on engagement ring, OP refuses. NTA.

Kaworulives | Kaworulives

Setting boundaries with fiancé's family, hope he supports you. 🤞

mariaeliza6365 | mariaeliza6365

Engagement ring drama: NTA suspects possible theft 🤔💍

mobethe | mobethe

Entitled niece throws a fit over denied ring access 🤔

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No obligation to share your ring. Let's set boundaries! 🚫💍

SingingSongbird1 | SingingSongbird1

Setting boundaries with engagement ring, parenting, and adult tantrums 😬

Three3Jane | Three3Jane

Fiancé's entitled niece causes concern for future relationship. 🤔

andykatz | andykatz

Fiancé's niece may have an unhealthy infatuation with him 🙄

mamallama0118 | mamallama0118

Fiancé's entitled niece demands to try on engagement ring - NTA

MarlyCat118 | MarlyCat118

21-year-old niece crosses boundaries, but SIL is entitled too. NTA

More-Pizza-1916 | More-Pizza-1916

Don't let entitled family members ruin your engagement moment 💍 NTA

Fairy-Smurf | Fairy-Smurf

Adult niece acts like child over ring, suspicions arise 🤔

stuckinCPD | stuckinCPD

Protect your bling! 💍 NTA for not letting niece try on ring.

Kayura85 | Kayura85

Your ring, your rules. NTA for standing your ground 👏

rolexpoison | rolexpoison

Niece's entitled behavior causes family drama. OP is NTA.

pedestrianstripes | pedestrianstripes

Avoiding bad luck: Medical student saves newly engaged friend from awkwardness 💍🚫

NoCleverUsernameIdea | NoCleverUsernameIdea

Setting boundaries with family can be tough 💔

Intelligent_Stop5564 | Intelligent_Stop5564

Niece's crush on fiancé? NTA refuses to share engagement ring

Steveyxoxo | Steveyxoxo

Stand up for yourself and pay attention to red flags 💪

aqdw | aqdw

Niece tries on fiancé's ring, future bride says no. NTA.

LetThemEatHay | LetThemEatHay

Setting boundaries with fiancé's niece sparks drama and curiosity 😳

Hefty_Row4197 | Hefty_Row4197

Setting boundaries with a 12-year-old niece 👍

Practical-Bird633 | Practical-Bird633

Boundaries matter. Refusing to share ring is completely justified. 🚫💍

Admirable-Frog-3748 | Admirable-Frog-3748

NTA and a weird family 🤨

CampClear | CampClear

Niece has a crush on uncle? Definitely weird family dynamics 🤯

FriedaClaxton22 | FriedaClaxton22

Respect your boundaries 💍 Stand up to in-law entitlement

TheDuchess5939 | TheDuchess5939

Personal engagement rings are off-limits, niece or not. #NTA 💍

Throwawaydaughter555 | Throwawaydaughter555

Niece's entitlement over engagement ring criticized, boundaries advised.

Ducky818 | Ducky818

Commenter defends woman's decision to withhold ring from niece.

Limetreelife | Limetreelife

Protect your ring and set boundaries with your fiancé's family 👍

Emmiburr | Emmiburr

Niece jealous of uncle's fiancée, OP not letting her try ring. NTA.

heyyahri | heyyahri

Don't mess with someone's engagement ring 💍😡

ssssinder | ssssinder

Boundaries are important, engagement rings are personal 🚫💍

Beneficial_Step9088 | Beneficial_Step9088

Fiancé's niece wants to try on the ring, you refuse. NTA.

TardMcGee | TardMcGee

Engagement ring is off-limits for trying on, says commenter 👍

trixxie79 | trixxie79

Politely declining without giving reasons can prevent unnecessary drama. 🚫💍

bschnitty | bschnitty

Your engagement ring, your rules! NTA 👍

Ok_Win_2592 | Ok_Win_2592

Supportive comment about enmeshment and toxic behavior, NTA 👍

Prestigious_Case8440 | Prestigious_Case8440

Fiancé's niece demands engagement ring. OP refuses. NTA.

RideTheWindForever | RideTheWindForever

Uncle's love? 🤔 NTA stands by not sharing ring.

ivannacalypso | ivannacalypso

Protect your boundaries, NTA. 🚫💍

mangonlime | mangonlime

Engagement ring off limits to fiancé's niece, NTA

Excellent_Squirrel86 | Excellent_Squirrel86

Sharing engagement rings is bad luck! 💍

Relative_Zone_3416 | Relative_Zone_3416

Fiancé's family causing drama over engagement ring, NTA for standing firm.

HelenGonne | HelenGonne

Superstitions and sass - why this fiancee won't share her ring

lejosdecasa | lejosdecasa

Grown woman acts like child over engagement ring 🤦‍♀️

Ok-Interview-9716 | Ok-Interview-9716

Engagement ring is sacred, not for anyone to try on. NTA.

Low_Nefariousness139 | Low_Nefariousness139

Fiancé's niece can't try on ring, NTA. Family drama ahead? 😬

dawnmountain | dawnmountain

Protect your precious ring, NTA 👍

dumbidiot2040 | dumbidiot2040

Fiancé's possessive niece wants to wear YOUR engagement ring 🤔

Icy-Ad-8354 | Icy-Ad-8354

Empowering response to standing up for yourself. You go OP! 💪

Verna_Mueller145 | Verna_Mueller145