Behind the Scenes

  • Ladies and mens engraved rose gold wedding bands

    Engraved recycled rose gold wedding band commission

    We’ve just finished this pair of engraved, recycled rose gold wedding bands. Every now and then we take on a…

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  • McCaul Goldsmiths in-store event launched the new look shop this week

    Shop redesign launch party

    Our open evening and launch party was a great success. On Wednesday we opened our doors to celebrate the redesign of our fine jewellery showroom and goldsmithing workshop and show McCaul craftsmanship in action.

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  • 18ct white gold diamond set earrings

    White gold and platinum – what are the differences?

    White gold and platinum are the most sought after white metals for fine jewellery, but what are the differences? If…

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  • Jewellery Tools of the Trade: Dividers

    Dividers are essential for jewellery making and diamond setting and we’ve collected quite a few pairs so far. In fact,…

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  • The workbench of stonecutter and goldsmith Erwin Springbrunn

    A visit to one of Ireland’s hidden gems

    On a recent weekend away in Ireland David paid a visit to goldsmith Erwin Springbrunn who is also one of…

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  • Fancy cut amethyst gemstones

    Coloured gemstones and pearls from Inhorgenta

    David and Barry have just returned from their annual pilgrimage to the Inhorgenta fair in Munich. Hundreds of exhibitors assemble…

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  • David McCaul jewellery workshop collage

    Studio visit from the Goldsmiths’ Company

    The Goldsmiths’ Company’s Frances Saddington came to visit David in our studio recently. David had the pleasure of showing her…

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  • 18ct white gold diamond set earrings

    Micro Pave Diamond Setting

    Micro pavé stone setting is a technique we use in many of our designs. This involves setting tiny diamonds very…

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  • jewellers workshop tools

    Tools of the Trade

    I’ve been fascinated with tools from a very young age. I remember finding a rusted hammer head with no handle…

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  • Aquamarine, tourmaline and citrine gemstones

    Gem Haul – Inhorgenta Jewellery Fair Munich 2014

    David has just returned from Inhorgenta with an impressive haul of gemstones to add to our collection. The stones shown…

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