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  • 13.11 carat blue sapphire platinum and diamond pendant

    Bespoke platinum and sapphire pendant with white diamonds

    This stunning platinum and sapphire pendant is set with a 13.11 carat sapphire and seven white diamonds. The contrast between the vivid blue sapphire and cool white of the platinum and diamonds makes the stone seem even more colourful. The sapphire is held in place by five sharply pointed claws. Above it, clusters of bezel-set diamonds are scattered on either

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  • Rose gold Arris ring with mint green tourmaline

    Carved rose gold Arris ring with emerald-cut mint green tourmaline

    New to our collection, this hand-carved Arris ring is made from 18-carat rose gold and set with a stunning emerald-cut mint tourmaline. The dramatic contrast between the vivid green tourmaline and rose gold makes the stone seem even brighter. A wide rose gold bezel around the stone echoes its angular emerald cut. This unique statement ring is now on display

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  • Hand carved yellow gold and Australian opal pendant

    Carved yellow gold and opal pendant commission

    The extraordinary colour and fire of this Australian black opal made this pendant a delight to work on. Commissioned as a gift, the pendant pairs brushed yellow gold with a richly coloured oval black opal. The two combine to stunning effect. The opal flashes with vivid blue and green colours, which are balanced by the rich hue of 18-carat yellow

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  • Forged three-stone yellow gold and platinum cocktail ring with old-cut diamonds

    Forged yellow gold and platinum three-stone cocktail ring with old-cut diamonds

    A bespoke yellow gold and platinum cocktail ring set with three old-cut diamonds. This unusual statement ring is hand-forged from 18-carat yellow gold bar and has a platinum collet around the central stone. At one end the ring forks and tapers, curving around two of the diamonds to hold them in partly-open bezels. The largest of the three diamonds is

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  • Bespoke twist-shaped wedding band commission

    Bespoke open engagement ring commission

    This open engagement ring worked beautifully! It is a recent commission based on our forged rings. The open band twists around the finger and tapers to a flick at each end. It’s a lovely design for an engagement ring and makes an interesting alternative to a traditional diamond ring. To make the ring we hand-forged metal bar, carefully hammering it

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  • Arris carved hammered mens wedding band white and rose gold

    Arris carved and hammered white and rose gold men’s wedding band

    A unique Arris carved and hammered men’s wedding ring made from 18-carat white and rose gold. Made as a recent commission, this unusual men’s wedding ring combines hammered white gold and sculpted rose gold in a single band. The rose gold portion of the band was carved by hand to create smooth, sculptural curves, these are accentuated by contrasting satin

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  • Arris cushion-cut yellow diamond and platinum engagement ring

    Arris cushion cut yellow diamond and platinum engagement ring commission

    A recent commission, this Arris engagement ring combines a cushion cut yellow diamond with sculptural hand-carved platinum. The unusual asymmetric design balances smooth curves of brushed platinum with a glittering yellow diamond set at an angle across the finger. Bright mirror-polished platinum surfaces below the diamond reflect and enhance its colour. The diamond is held in place by a wide

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  • Oval orange sapphire white diamond and rose gold Arris ring

    Carved rose gold Arris ring with orange sapphire and white diamonds

    Our latest Arris ring combines a bright orange oval sapphire with 18-carat rose gold to stunning effect. Carved by hand, the rose gold and orange sapphire ring has the sculptural lines and fluid curves characteristic of our Arris rings. The ring’s delicate proportions make it ideal to wear as a dress ring or an alternative engagement ring. This unusual asymmetric rose

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  • Carved white gold statement ring with green sapphire and white diamond

    This swirling S-shaped Arris statement ring is a recent commission. Carved by hand, the ring is made from 18-carat white gold and set with a beautiful pale green sapphire and white diamond. The fluid lines and position of the stones create a sense of harmony and balance. The unusual two-stone Arris ring combines green sapphire, white diamond and 18-carat white

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  • Arris white gold and sapphire mobius engagement and wedding ring set

    Carved sapphire and white gold engagement ring with mobius wedding band

    A bespoke white gold and sapphire Arris engagement ring is paired with the Mobius wedding band  from our collection in this recent engagement and wedding ring commission. The curves of the Mobius wedding band compliment the sculptural lines of the Arris engagement ring perfectly.  Mobius wedding rings are a recent addition to our collection and this is one of the first

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