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Engagement ring guidelines

Hand crafted for you

Engagement rings are tailored to fit you. They are designed to last a lifetime, be repairable and bring the most out of the materials.

There are more models being added to the range for you to see.

Quotes and consultations

Your quote will include details from the job sheet which we create

Gem setting

Each setting is hand made. Gems are hand set. Settings are engraved and polished by hand.

Detailed and intricate settings can be uniquely designed for the stone.


A platinum engagement ring that will stand the test of time

Rings are handcrafted and the metal is hardened, clean and carefully polished.

Joins are fused or soldered at a high temperature with high platinum content alloys to ensure a permanent join.

Platinum is a durable alloy that does not tarnish. It is dense and doesn't attract dirt. It can be polished with a mirror like finish.

Alloys - markings

Platinum is marked 950. Palladium is marked 900. Gold 750, Silver 999 or 925

PLAT and Pd and other alloy purity marks used to indicate alloy finess. Makers Mark signature markings are used on original creations and repeats, hallmarked with GSGA mark for provenance


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