There are Things Like Physics and Rules For Jewelry Design
I usually design seamless rings, without lots of pokie-uppie elements (technical jeweler’s term) that catch on things—like sweaters, babies, and car doors.
On the other hand, some of the most beautiful, eye-popping, mind-bending designs I’ve ever seen have stuff (another technical jewelry term—don’t worry about it) sticking up all over the place. Like Wayne and Robin’s orchid ring! Continue reading →
“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.” ~ Lucille Ball
How many of you love Lucy? What does Lucy have to do with Star Trek? I’ll reveal the answer below…
It was bound to happen. I took my ring off to do the dishes one too many times. Even though it’s like closing the barn door after the horse escapes, I’ve finally bought one those little ring dishes at the Piggly Wiggly to put your rings on and put it by the sink.
My ring is still chewed up good by my garbage disposal. Have you ever heard of ring going into the disposal? Have you ever fixed one? Bubba took the disposal apart and found my diamond, which is fine. How is that even possible? You should see my ring.
Looking Single Continue reading →
Rushing Down the Aisle Without the Wedding Bands
I got a call recently from Hal & Rick about their need for wedding bands. Between upgrading their new home to be handicapped friendly and finalizing the adoption of their child they hadn’t had time to get married.
Their first thought was just to get two plain platinum wedding bands that matched and be done with it.
In celebrating my LGBT client’s commitments, I have opinions about their wedding jewelry. Don’t be ordinary I say. Continue reading →
I have a white gold ring which has split at the bottom. how much do you think the would cost to be fixed?
-Pinched Finger Continue reading →
I’ve been wondering why I don’t wear rings. I love jewelry, at least in a theoretical way. It looks so nice on my friends and co-workers. I can’t figure out works best for my big-fingered, sasquatch hands!
Have you got any ideas or should I just forget about it? Enclosing a picture of my muy largo manos!
– Muy Largo Continue reading →