The beauty of custom jewelry is that it is designed by you specifically for you (or in many cases your loved one!) We can create one-of-a-kind custom jewelry using gemstones and pieces that you already own, or craft original designs based on your imagination, inspiration, and creativity. Custom also allows us to work and design a beautiful and unique piece while staying within your budget. This is due to the fact that all of our work is done in-house and does not go through the mark-up process that large chain stores and popular name brand designers use.
Bring us a picture, an idea or just a thought and we'll help you create something beautiful and functional. Often we’ll sketch some ideas with you to work out the details. Once we understand what you are looking for we will move on to the next phase. At this point, we can provide you an approximate cost for the project so there are no surprises!
In the second step of the process, we will have our CAD artist bring your piece to life using state-of-the-art computer-aided design software. The CAD designer will develop a series of photo-real renderings of the finished product that we will send you to review. At this time you’ll have the opportunity to review several perspectives of your custom piece, and adjustments can easily be made at this stage of development.
Once we receive your approval on the CAD rendering we’ll produce a 3D wax model and at this stage you will be able to come in to see an actual scale model prior to it going to the next phase, casting.
Your custom piece is now ready to be cast in the precious metal of your choice. Once cast, the piece of jewelry is carefully assembled and stones are set. This phase can be simple or extremely complex based on the design.
The time frame can vary depending on the complexity of the piece and alterations or adjustments made during the design phase, but the majority of custom orders take 4 to 6 weeks at most!
The flexibility of choosing your own stones and metal allows you to work with materials that fit within your budget. Our price for custom starts at $250+ for the CAD design and the rest of the cost will depend on the stones, metal type, and complexity of your design.
The initial design consultation and price quote is free of charge! When you are ready to start the design process we then require a 1/2 down deposit and full payment on larger diamonds and gemstones in order to start the CAD design process.