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Custom Designing your Diamond Ring

Over the past few years, we have turned more and more toward customizing the majority of the rings we create.  At first our customers feel a little daunted by the task but when they learn about the process and start … Continue reading

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Diamond Indulgence Valentine’s Day Promotion

Treat your sweetheart or yourself to a pair of 2 carat total weight Ideal Cut Swarovski CZ stud earrings and some delicious chocolate truffles and get a 1 in 100 chance to win a pair of 1ctw diamond cluster earrings … Continue reading

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Customizing a Cushion Cut Diamond Engagement Ring

Customizing a ring can be a daunting endeavor but one of our recent customers knew exactly what he wanted.  We had made a couple of rings with pear-shaped side stones but  he wanted something a little extra. After picking his … Continue reading

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What to expect when trying to sell your jewelry.

We often work with our customers who are looking to sell some heirloom jewelry.  As you can expect this comes with many pitfalls and much to consider.  This is a brief overview of the different options you should consider if … Continue reading

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New Budget-Minded Solitaire Engagement Ring Settings

The second half of 2012 as well as the beginning of 2013 has shown us a very definite trend toward budget-mindedness.  Taking this message to heart we have introduced three new solitaire settings priced from $495 to $575 in 14K … Continue reading

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Custom East West Oval Engagement Ring

A little while ago, I sat down with a client who knew she wanted an oval as an engagement ring stone and wanted it set East-West instead of the more traditional North-South direction.  Over a period of a few weeks … Continue reading

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Three Stone Trellis Engagement Ring in Yellow Gold

The classics never go out of style.  Here is a stunning three stone trellis engagement ring we recently completed for a customer overseas.  The center stone weighs 1.2 carats and the side stones weigh about 0.4 carats each giving the … Continue reading

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Pavé Halo and Shank Engagement Ring

A couple of months back, a customer requested a ring “with diamonds everywhere”.  This was a pretty broad request and after a couple of meetings and countless quick sketches, we finally had what we all hoped was what she wanted.  … Continue reading

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Maintaining the Prongs on your engagement ring.

Whether your ring is made of platinum or gold, you have to remember that metal can get worn down over the years.  With regular wear, it is normal for prongs to become worn and eventually they can bend or break.  … Continue reading

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Creating a Custom Ring

Our clients often come to us with little to no idea of what they want.  Others have very definite opinions and will bring pictures from magazines they have gathered over time.  And some of our clients come to us with … Continue reading

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