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2020 Holiday Deadlines for Custom Jewelry

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2020 Holiday Deadlines for Custom Jewelry

I know it's not even Halloween yet, but I have to remind you that if you're planning on ordering a one-of-a-kind piece for the holidays, all custom orders must be placed by November 1st to ensure delivery by December 24th. Spread the word! If you've been hoping to get a new piece of jewelry made for the holidays (as a gift for someone special, or a gift for yourself!), now's the time to reach out. You can respond directly to this email, or send me a message through my Contact Page.

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Custom Monogram Pendant with Diamonds

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Custom Monogram Pendant with Diamonds

Anita requested a custom monogram pendant for her birthday gift last year. We decided to go with sterling silver for the metal, accented with round brilliant diamonds, all attached to a dainty 16" chain. She wears this necklace almost every day! Monogram jewelry is classic and timeless, and has been trending again recently. Have you been thinking about finally treating yourself to a piece of custom monogram jewelry? Send me a message to get your project started. Also, check out the matching earrings we made this year to go along with her necklace!

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Custom Silver and Diamond Fan Earrings

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Custom Silver and Diamond Fan Earrings

I'm so excited to share these custom, one-of-a-kind sterling silver earrings that I made for Anita's birthday last month. These are studded with itty bitty round brilliant diamonds that are just so sparkly!What's even more special about this project is the fact that I made these earrings match the custom monogram pendant I designed for Anita last year. Perks of having a custom jeweler!Do you have a special gift in mind for someone else, or even yourself? Drop me a line ASAP. There are less than three months until Christmas, and custom projects are first come, first served!

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I Made Myself a Push Present!

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I Made Myself a Push Present!

I made myself a push present! This is an 18kt yellow gold ring with emerald, diamond and tanzanite (birthstones for my husband, myself, and our baby, Michael) set in bezels. I like to think of these as 'dancing' bezels. What would you call this style? Giving birth seemed like the perfect occasion to treat myself to a new piece of jewelry. I designed this ring so that it would be easy to add more bezels if we happen to have more children in the future. If you want to make a custom push present for yourself or your significant other,...

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Taking Inspiration from Nature

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Taking Inspiration from Nature

My client and her fiancé both love the outdoors. They got engaged (with a unique, custom #christineoriginal engagement ring) while hiking at Big Bend National Park, and they plan on being married among the Redwoods (SO. ROMANTIC!). To celebrate their shared passion, I designed their wedding rings to reference both mountains and trees. Her double chevron wedding ring subtly alludes to the mountains, while his ring has a scenic treeline design. Lovely, right? If you're looking for a unique engagement ring, or you want to take gemstones you already have and make a special, new piece of jewelry for yourself,...

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