We’ve just finished a hand-carved fitted wedding band to complete this unusual engagement and wedding ring set. The engagement ring is a commission and featured in our journal recently, click here to read the original post. The two rings are made from platinum and the engagement ring is set with a beautiful alexandrite, which changes colour from blue (when seen in daylight) to red (when seen under tungsten light).
Both the engagement ring and wedding ring are hand-carved and are unique, one-of-a-kind pieces. The platinum wedding band is shaped to curve around the engagement ring and has contrasting matt and polished surfaces, which emphasise the sculptural qualities of the design.
To create unique, asymmetric rings like this we carve the forms in wax, then cast in precious metal. Carving is an instinctive and direct process, which enables us to adjust and refine forms as we carve to create perfectly balanced proportions. We begin with sketches on paper but find that the form evolves instinctively as we carve.
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- RingsThis hand-carved rose gold cocktail ring pairs a beautiful deep green tourmaline with white diamonds. The fancy cut tourmaline is a blue-green colour, which looks especially vibrant against the warm tones of 18 carat rose gold. The sculptural rose gold cocktail ring has been hand carved to fit the stone and is a one-of-a-kind piece. Brightly polished surfaces beneath the green tourmaline highlight its colour and contrast with the sleek, brushed outer surfaces of the ring. The green tourmaline is surrounded by a wide rose gold bezel. Two white diamonds set into the bezel provide a bit of sparkle. This large statement cocktail ring is made by hand to the highest standard.£7,150.00