Category: Jewelry Restyling

Engagement Ring Custom Made Using Diamonds From An Heirloom Pin

Diamond’s from an heirloom butterfly pin took a journey out of the pin into Jessica’s custom made platinum engagement ring!  One day, Bill and Jessica came to have a custom made engagement ring made using the diamond’s from a Victorian pin that Bill’s mom had inherited.  Below is a picture of the pin, before I… Read more »

Transforming an Heirloom Ring into "Gigi" Diamond Pendant

I absolutely love this pendant, it’s like a piece of sunshine on your neck!  I also love it’s story because it combines an heirloom ring of one person with the earring of another person.  A few months ago, a young man asked me to help sell his late mother’s engagement ring.  Here’s the image of… Read more »

Story of Custom Making Amanda Diamond and Pearl Earrings

Pearls are absolutely gorgeous!  They are product of a living organism versus gems which are minerals.  If you have a pair of pearl earrings that are set in an out-dated setting, contributing to the reason why you’re not wearing them, by all means have them re-set in setting that you will wear enjoy! That’s the… Read more »

From Romania With Love

Every piece of heirloom jewelry that we inherit has a story. Story of the craftsman who made it and owner who wore it.  We inherit the piece along with the story and once we custom make and re-vamp it to fit our style, we get to wear and enjoy a piece of history that is… Read more »

Heirloom Cufflinks Re-Designed Into A Ring

I believe that a piece, in this case a ring,  should be custom made for the person’s hand, style and personality.  For my quest to find out about the person I’m making the ring for, I called Laura up.  After our conversation, I had an image of a slender lady, blonde hair, busy with two little kids… Read more »

Heirloom Cufflinks With Jade

This is one of a pair of cufflinks that a customer brought and asked me to take out the jade and make it into a ring for his wife. He explained that it used to belong to his wife’s grandfather.

Master Piece Cocktail Ring Custom Made

Here it is, I call it the “Sunshine” ring.  The fit of the two rings are so precise and the angles of the rays and the diamonds are such that when the complete ring is worn, you can’t tell that it’s actually made of three pieces.  It looks like one ring with rays coming out… Read more »

Side Pieces for Nairi Cocktail Ring

Nairi has long fingers and she wanted to wear her new cocktail ring on her index finger.  My idea was to make these rays of light that would seem they are sprouting from the original ring.  Something very happy that would embrace her original ring from her mom…

Transforming an Outdated Heirloom Ring

This is Nairi’s ring which she inherited from her mom.  She asked me to take it apart and use the gems to make a new ring, some thing more her style, so she can wear it as a cocktail ring.  I don’t think all old pieces should be touched and so was my opinion of… Read more »

Re-designing an heirloom ring

  This heirloom ring was made of 18k yellow gold and consisted of a center 1 carat emerald cut diamond flanked by one emerald cut sapphire and one diamond baguette on both sides. As we see in the two images, the ring looks tired and out of date. There is sentiment in these pieces but… Read more »