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Princess Cut Bezel Solitaire with Matte Finish

30.05.2015


A nice young guy came in to look for the perfect engagement ring for his girlfriend of two years. Her personal style leans more towards casual, and she works with horses so he needed a simple ring that was low-set. He picked a princess cut trellis style solitaire that we had on display, and proposed […]

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Custom Pave 4-Prong Diamond Engagement Ring

08.05.2015


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This client came to us because he heard we do great custom work, and he wantedto get a custom made setting for his own diamond. His plan is to officially propose to his girlfriend when he visits her in Toronto in three weeks, where she’s currently doing her residency. The timeline is a little tight, […]

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19K Gold Custom Mens Band with Ruby

22.12.2014


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This couple came in to browse our selection of mens rings a while back, as we have many alternative metal rings including tungsten, cobalt, titanium, and ceramic. Even if alternative metals are not for you, they can serve as inspiration as there are many different styles to touch and try on. We can duplicate or […]

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Loose Natural Alexandrite Stone

21.12.2014


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This young guy came to us in search of a nice alexandrite for the center stone in his girlfriend’s engagement ring. He already knows that his girlfriend does not want a diamond, she prefers a colored gemstone and something unique. They had come across alexandrites in their search and they were both drawn to its’ […]

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Square Cushion Sapphire Halo Ring

06.12.2014


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This nice lady came strolling into our shop looking for a blue sapphire ring to commemorate the birth of her new born son. Her husband started the tradition when she gave birth to her daughter three years ago, gifting her a ring with a pink sapphire center. She will not only get to enjoy wearing […]

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Diamond Pave Twist Engagement Ring

08.11.2014


This guy came to us with an idea of the ring his girlfriend likes: a round brilliant diamond in a twist pave setting. After dating for over eight years, she started dropping hints on the proposal and ring style she prefers. Luckily he listened carefully and took notes, and set out to get her the […]

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Diamond Band and Tungsten Band Wedding Set

16.07.2014


We had custom made her cushion blue sapphire halo engagement ring last year, seen here: http://monicatsao.com/blog/jewelry-trends/cushion-ceylon-blue-sapphire-halo-engagement-ring/  Since her engagement ring stands alone very well, she wanted a wedding band that would complement but not take away from the sapphire center stone. I usually suggest for those with colored stone engagement rings to do alternating diamond/gemstone […]

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Custom Made GIA 2cttw diamond stud earrings

19.01.2011


1ct diamond studs

1ct round brilliant cut each ear, top goods from GIA, colorless diamonds (one is D and one is E), both SI2 100% eye clean. This client trusts me so she didn’t even see them before I set them. I know she would be really really happy anyways, I only pick beautiful diamonds. 🙂 Put them […]

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Custom Made GIA 2ct Anniversary Ring

12.01.2011


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This client’s wife has a 1ct wedding ring and always wanted another bigger diamond ring. I got this 2.01ct, GIA certificate, round brilliant excellent cut, excellent polish and excellent symmetry diamond for them. 6 claw simple solitaire ring in 19K white gold.  I believe she will be really happy!  

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Beckham’s healing crystals

08.01.2011


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  Crystal healing is the use of crystals to bring about healing and positive changes in the mind and body. Crystal healing is an alternative healing technique for strengthening the body and resolving issues and patterns using various forms of natural crystals. The theory is that gemstones carry vibrational rates. By placing these vibrational rates within the […]

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