One of our favorite things is working on bespoke jewelry with our clients. We may source stones for you or work with your existing stones on a case by case basis. To begin work on a custom project, feel free to contact us to begin the process. Custom projects typically take about 6 weeks after a final design is agreed upon.
If we are using your stones please be aware that all stones must be removed from their heirloom settings by your local jeweler and a certified appraisal done. This is to ensure that everyone is on the same page as to the condition, size and quality of the stone when it is sent to us. Settings can hide flaws, inclusions and chips that are not evident when the stone is in a ring. We will also need a copy of the certified appraisal sent along with the stone so that we have a record of it. Working with your existing stones is on a case by case basis.
Unfortunately, we cannot. Although we use reclaimed metals for all of our rings, we have to ensure that the metal is pure and a certain ratio of gold to other alloys. This is done by a refinery with very strict guidelines. There is no way for us to know the purity of gold and what other alloys are in your jewelry. The best way is to have your gold melted down and put the value of it toward the purchase of your new ring!
We only design our fine jewelry in high karat gold & white gold. Our rings are intended to become heirloom pieces and sterling silver much too soft of a metal to withstand the test of time.
If you like the look of sterling silver, I would suggest going with our 14k white gold. It is a has a soft, glowy & rich lustre.
This is an area in which we shine! Because we make each piece to order, we have a lot of flexibility in creating a one-of-a-kind ring just for you. For example we can use larger center stones, combine design elements from different rings, or just completely start from scratch. Feel free to check out the Custom Ring section of our website for info on how to get started.
It is always better to get your size correctly the first time around. I cannot stress this enough! Gentleman, do not order a ring if you don't know her size. Nothing makes a woman unhappier than being given a ring only to have to give it back, pack it up and send it off to be resized. Trust me!
The best way is to order one of our Ring Sizing Kits. Or you may visit any local jewelry store to find out your correct size. Don’t worry, they are used to providing this service so don't be shy going in and asking.
No, we never plate any of our rings. The bright, white you see in commercial engagement rings is usually rhodium plating. It will usually wear off within a year and need to be replated. White gold is beautiful on its own and we believe in leaving it natural. If you do really like the look of the bright white rhodium we would suggest just buying a solid rhodium ring. Replating it every year is wears down and distorts the settings and we cannot recommend it.
We use 100% reclaimed harmony metals in our rings which make them eco-friendly and conflict free.
All of our diamonds and stones are conflict free and ethically sourced. I have spent years cultivating relationships with stone dealers around the world and handpick each and every stone. Many relationships that I have are with the actual mines themselves. I only pick stones that I myself would wear in my own engagement ring.
We would be happy to answer those for you! If you would be so kind as to contact us and we will be happy to help you out!
Sundance & Liberty Belle are both Gypsy Vanners, which originally come from the Romany region in Wales.
They are called Gypsy Vanners because long ago the Romany Gypsies needed big strong horses to pull their carts. However, the task of caring for the horses was given to the children, so Shire horses or Clydesdales were much too big. So they bred Shire horses with ponies. They were also bred to be very calm and quiet.
My two actually act more like Golden Retrievers than horses. But I wouldn't have it any other way.
It is always better to get your size correctly the first time around. Not only do we want you to love your ring upon arrival, we want to ensure that it fits you perfectly. So if you do not know your ring size already we will be happy to help you out with that.