Ethical Metalsmiths NYC Event Successes

By |2016-10-18T02:51:44-07:00April 24th, 2015|Blog Post|

Looking back at our Annual board meeting, Gala Event, Auction Fundraiser and finally the Panel Discussion on Traceability in the supply chain at the IAC Gold Conference, it was indeed a whirl wind of successes. Pictured here are new and continuing EM board members, EM members at large, the executive director of Alliance for Responsible [...]

Unusual ReDo: Diamond Antler Ring

By |2016-10-18T02:51:44-07:00April 2nd, 2015|Blog Post|

Check this out! Have you ever seen pure nature in such contrast? This beautiful diamond stands out dramatically while snuggled into a simple bezel inlaid into a natural deer antler ring. She says "I love the juxtaposition!!! So totally me. Earthy and elemental all the way, raw and yet shaped for beauty's reflection."

Renewal Wedding Band for Anniversary

By |2016-10-18T02:51:44-07:00April 1st, 2015|Blog Post|

A classic yet contemporary update and renewal of the client's rings repurposed from the engagement and wedding band set. What a great way to symbolize RENEWAL and celebrate while keeping the original wedding bands!  Shown here, the original setting behind the renewed band which shows off the spectacular diamond even better:

Joy of Life Heart Pendant

By |2016-10-18T02:51:44-07:00March 20th, 2015|Blog Post|

This heart shaped pendant was made for a very special couple celebrating the many years of life together - hand fabricated and hammered in 18k gold and pure palladium with a perfect diamond accent, shown here on the bench pin on which it was made. As always, the precious metals used are 100% reclaimed and refined, [...]

Generations of Love Wedding Bands

By |2016-10-18T02:51:44-07:00March 19th, 2015|Blog Post|

Generations of love are blended into this pair of wedding bands! The jewelry given by the grandparents to the future of this young couple exemplifies the timelessness and permanence of gold as the symbol of love. See here the process used to collect, melt, pour an ingot, and then fabricate these lovely new rings.  Congratulations to Louie [...]

Custom Infinity Wedding Ring with Grandma’s Diamonds

By |2016-10-18T02:51:48-07:00October 23rd, 2014|Blog Post|

The traditional rhyme for what the bride should wear for good luck: "Something old, something new..." in this case is "Something old BECOMES something new!" Delivered in time for an October wedding, this custom 18k white gold Infinity Twist eternity band was designed to nestle naturally next to the engagement ring. The diamonds which are set [...]

UN Day Celebration of Human Rights EVENT

By |2016-10-18T02:51:49-07:00October 10th, 2014|Blog Post|

PLEASE Join us in celebrating United Nations Day:  October 24 at 6pm at UCSD Campus, International House.  I will be representing Ethical Metalsmiths and exhibiting jewelry which supports empowerment of the citizens all along the material and labor supply chain!  It takes cooperation to make a difference- please add your voice!  Buy your tickets here. [...]

Participating in Sounds for Hope, Rotary Fundraiser Event

By |2016-10-18T02:51:51-07:00September 11th, 2014|Blog Post|

The Rotary Club of La Mesa Sunrise presents  SOUNDS FOR HOPE SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH @ 6PM An evening of music, food and friendship under the stars Enjoy appetizers and drinks on the terrace at the breathtaking Mission Trails Interpretive Center. Relax and enjoy a quintet of internationally renowned musicians and dancers performing selections from Classical and [...]

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