This newly finished pair of forged rose gold and amethyst earrings is the latest addition to our collection and will very shortly be gracing our shop window. The earrings are hand forged from rose gold wire to create smooth, flowing curves which echo the curve of the face. Two elegantly proportioned 3 carat pear shaped amethysts are suspended below the ear in a graceful sweep of rose gold.
To make the earrings we hand forged 18 carat rose gold wire to taper it and form a setting for the stone.
The asymmetric rose gold earrings mirror each other with a forged, tapered line of gold that curves up from the setting becoming a fine wire tendril through the ear. Coloured pear shaped gemstones appear like buds, and these deep purple amethysts work beautifully against the warm rose gold. Once the gold settings were ready they were bezel set with the amethysts, before being finished and polished in our workshop.
This is a design we have developed and perfected over the years and have tried with many different colours, shapes and sizes of gemstone. Each time we adjust the curves to accommodate stones of different proportions and create a perfectly balanced earring.
Browse earrings from our collection
- EarringsAdd a touch of glamour with these magnificent articulated drop earrings, hand forged from 18 carat rose gold. Each earring is set with a pear shaped Malayan zircon which dangles from a line of rose gold set with tapering champagne diamonds.£4,300.00
- EarringsThese well-proportioned graceful gold earrings are in the signature McCaul style. Hand forged from a single piece of gold bar to provide strength and durability, while remaining light in the ear. Each one is highly polished and pave set with 26 diamonds tapering from just 0.7mm up to 1.3mm.£2,850.00