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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 cognac diamond solitaire engagement ring is designed to complement and sit flatteringly on the hand. The

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  • hand carved gold men's wedding ring

    Carved men’s band commission

    A recent commission. Hand carved 18ct gold men’s band, made using the customers own gold, which had sentimental value, to create something new and contemporary. If you are interested in commissioning a piece of jewellery, visit our bespoke page to learn about the process or get in touch for a chat. We are always happy to explore new ideas and

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  • Workshops – The knife maker

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

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  • Emerald marquise engagement ring with design sketches

    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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  • Marquise emerald engagement ring commission

    A recently finished commission for a marquise emerald engagement ring. This sculptural hand-carved ring combines 18-carat yellow gold with a vivid green marquise emerald. The process started with a series of sketches, which were refined until a final design was chosen. We then hand-carved the sculptural ring in wax to create a model ready for casting in 18ct gold. See

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  • Purple sapphire and diamond platinum dress ring

    Diamond and purple sapphire dress ring

    A recent commission for a dress ring, with some of the original design sketches. A pear shaped purple sapphire and brilliant round diamond accentuated with pave diamonds.

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    Rose gold and cognac diamond engagement ring commission

    A recent commission for a four claw engagement ring with a more organic feel. This rose gold and cognac diamond engagement ring is our first exploration of the traditional four claw solitaire design. Our variation on this classic engagement ring design has a round band and softly sculpted claws, which blend seamlessly into the band. This cognac diamond solitaire engagement

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