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  • Imperial topaz commission

    Imperial Topaz

    Last week we waved goodbye, a little sadly, to this stunning ring as it was collected by a satisfied customer. This was a wonderful commission for a gents band and incorporated an impressively large, exquisite Imperial topaz that had been brought back from Brazil into a heavy yellow gold carved ring.

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  • Hot off the bench: Gold wire two finger ring

    A new arrival into our cabinets this week and in time for the warm yet fleeting spring sunshine is this lovely double finger ring. Made in 18ct yellow gold wire and polished to a mirror finish, this open ring is unusual yet ultimately very wearable.

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  • carved gold mens wedding band

    Recent commission for a modern day relic!

    We had a happy couple picking up their wedding bands this week. We were delighted with the outcome of this striking men’s band and it’s always lovely to help people’s ideas take shape.

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  • Our spring window display

    This is our spring window display, inspired by the Japanese Cherry blossom or Sakura. Not that it feels very much like spring at the moment!

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  • Hammered platinum and palladium wedding bands

    Hammered platinum wedding bands

    A pair of his and hers hammered platinum wedding bands made recently as a commission. These hammered platinum wedding rings have a rough dimpled texture and a lovely matt lustre. Hammered rings have a raw, organic quality that can feel more natural to wear than a highly polished ring. To create the hammered texture we use a hammer with roughly

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  • Marquise cut champagne diamond in hand carved 18ct rose gold

    Champagne marquise diamond engagement ring

    One of our latest additions, a stunning 1.26ct marquise champagne diamond, set in a hand carved 18ct satin finished rose gold ring.

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  • Engagement ring with a twist

    One of our latest pieces; a simple 18 carat rose gold and cognac diamond four claw engagement ring with a gentle twist. We call this design our ‘Embrace’ ring because of the way that the claws wrap around to hold the stone. This gently curved ring is designed to complement and sit flatteringly on the hand. The rose gold engagement

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  • hand carved gold men's wedding ring

    Carved men’s band commission

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  • Workshops – The knife maker

    This is a short video about workshop in Brooklyn making handmade knives.

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  • Redesigned marquise emerald engagement ring

    After 20 years of wear, we reset this lovely marquise emerald into a new hand carved satin finished yellow gold ring, accentuated with diamonds.

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