What is white gold?

I am often asked, “What is white gold?” White gold starts out being yellow gold, but it is alloyed with different metals, usually nickel, or palladium. The addition of the alloy has a bleaching effect on the yellow gold and turns it a silver/white color. Most jewelry metals are alloyed with other metals to make them more durable, and in …

Why did the diamond fall out of my ring?

We are often presented with jewelry for repair, especially rings, with small side diamonds that have left their settings. Customers are surprised that this has happened after wearing the item for a relatively short period of time. Recent design trends incorporate many small side diamonds in the design of the ring, especially the “halo” look with many very small diamonds …

New Business Hours

Because the majority of our business comes from custom jewelry requests, re-styling, remounting and restorations we need to find a way to make more hours available for actual workbench creation and jewelry repair time.  Since there are only so many hours in the day it was decided to be open Tuesdays and Wednesdays by appointment only.  This gives the client …