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Light Champagne Pink Sapphire and Diamond Cluster Ring

02.05.2015


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This client first came to me about six months ago, with some floating ideas of what he wanted for an engagement ring. Both he and his girlfriend (together about a year and a half) have demanding careers; he is in real estate and his girlfriend is finishing up her residency. Being very detail-oriented but in […]

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Platinum Diamond Eternity Wedding Band

02.07.2014


Last summer we were visited by a lady who requested an appraisal for her platinum engagement ring, an accented split shank with a radiant cut diamond center. Her fiancé had bought the ring while on vacation in another country, so they needed an appraisal from a Canadian appraiser in order to insure the ring in […]

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Multi-Row Diamond Ring Makeover

19.02.2014


This old client of mine came to me with some small loose diamonds she had in her possession, from a previous jewelry piece. Instead of having them sitting there collecting dust, she wanted to use them to update a ring she already had. Since this ring was rarely worn, it seemed a brilliant idea to put […]

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Convert Diamond Ring to Rose Gold Pendant

03.12.2013


This lady wanted a change up for her engagement ring that she did not wear anymore. She had the idea to reset the center diamond into a solitaire pendant for a long time, but with the opening of her own salon in Yaletown she was understandably very busy! In fact her first visit to the […]

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Whatever you want to give when it comes to engagement? Maybe not

14.12.2009


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  It is actually kind of funny. I was talking to a stubborn friend of mine (let’s call him Bob) who has the thickest skull you can imagine. He has always told me that he doesn’t see the value of buying a diamond, even for engagement ring, keep in mind that he’s nowhere even near […]

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