This ring was commissioned by a customer looking for some old gold and diamond rings to be remodelled into something she could wear everyday for her 25th wedding anniversary. It was important to Cat to keep the sentimental value of the old rings and so I removed the diamonds and then her gold was refined and formed into new sheet metal for the new ring, with a little extra recycled gold added to make up the weight. Continue reading Remodelling Commission: Recycled Gold Diamond Ring
I made this ring using 9ct recycled white gold and my customers diamond as the central stone. At a face to face meeting we discussed different options for some scattered green and white diamonds – waves, random or straight lines. The customer chose a symmetrical wave design with the diamonds gradually decreasing in size and I think the effect is fantastic! Continue reading Ethical Green and White Diamond Gold Ring
I’m very excited to be writing this post on my new website!
I have made the switch from wordpress.com to wordpress.org – not very exciting I know, but it will hopefully give me much more control over how my site looks and feels and – the key advantage – to sell directly through my own website, a feature that will be coming soon. Continue reading New Website!
Isn’t it great when something goes perfectly to plan! Often I find working to a tight deadline is always the time that I run out of gas for my torch or that stone I really need pings across the room and I spend the next half hour on my hands and knees searching for it! (been there…)
But this ring wasn’t like that! Continue reading Yellow Sapphire & Blue Diamond Ring