Bezel Setting – Jewelry Definition

Three Bezel Setting Emerald and Diamond Ring

Three Bezel Set Emerald and Diamond Ring


A bezel is a type of setting in which a vertical rim of metal snuggly surrounds a gemstone to securely hold it in place.

The bezel setting was one of the earliest methods of setting gemstones into jewelry.

Today, many beautiful and modern designs make use of this type of setting.

Advantages of Bezel Settings

The bezel setting has some notable advantages over a prong setting.  When bezel set, the diamond is more secure and better protected from accidental rubbing or blows.  The diamond is also less likely to scratch something it comes in contact with

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Calla Gold is a Personal Jeweler and Author who takes pride in working with clients one-on-one to integrate their personal sense of style and taste into custom designed jewelry and repaired jewelry pieces.   Unlike typical Santa Barbara jewelry businesses, Calla Gold has no brick-and-mortar location. Calla Gold comes to you, bringing you the jewelry collection you want to see and collaborating with you to create unique custom jewelry. Calla also works with at-a-distance clients.

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