Archive for the ' Wedding Rings ' Category
No One Told Her to be Careful or Choose Another Ring After selling her retail shop in downtown Santa Barbara, Mona realized her childhood dream when she and her husband, Jake, bought a ranch in the Santa Ynez Valley. I am a horse loving jeweler. Happily one of my horseback-riding friends in Santa Ynez was a […]
Sometimes a Straight Wedding Band Just Won’t Do Carol called me from Kentucky. “I’ve looked at every wedding band on offer. There are all straight and even the vintage ones don’t look right with my engagement ring. I love my engagement ring and I want a wedding band to love to. What would you do?” […]
Why Should You Engrave an Inscription in Your Wedding Rings? Before answering: what to engrave on a ring, it might be a good idea to first answer the question: why? It’s not required, right? The chaplain’s not going to inspect the rings before they’re exchanged, right?
What Exactly Is Ring Engraving? My phone rang on a rainy day. A nice guy named Lon said, “My girlfriend Sue wants engraved rings. We were talking about ring styles she likes, because I want to create an engagement ring for her. I haven’t started the design process yet. Do you know what she means […]
In this post I talk about titanium vs gold wedding bands and why titanium is a bad choice. Why be boring I say, so here is a story to illustrate why titanium is a poor wedding band choice for your finger’s safety. Update: June 2, 2018 A rattlesnake bit a river rafter. He was stuck in […]