Category Archives: Gemstones

Engagement & Wedding Rings

The Engagement Ring has already been featured in the Folio.  Here it is photographed with the Wedding Ring in 18ct Gold.  Fitting a Wedding Ring takes time and patience but is worth the effort to get that perfect fit as is shown here.  The Wedding Ring was later set with 5 Diamonds....
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Seahorse Pendant

An 18ct Gold handcrafted pendant 50mm in length domed and engraved to represent the body and features of this unique and fascinating sea creature.  10 brilliant cut Diamonds decorate the belly, 10 Tsavorite green Garnets are set along the spine with a Ruby for the eye created a special gift....
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Peridot Ring

I was asked to source a good sized Peridot for a male client to set in a ring to be worn on a daily basis.  A rub-over setting is best for this centred on a sleeve of 18ct Gold overlaying a wide tapered Sterling Silver shank.  There is detailed cut-out work on the side as...
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Triangular Opal Doublet

A male client gave me a triangular opal doublet and asked me to make a 9ct Gold pendant for him. He asked that the stripe of colour  be along the bottom.  This was fun to make as it is a simple setting with an open back.  And here is the result.  The triangle is not...
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How to clean gemstone jewellery

Here is an easy way to clean your jewellery that is set with gemstones. You need 2 things: A jar big enough to fit the piece, and an old toothbrush. Here’s what you do…

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