Lapis lazuli pendant in gold

Lapis lazuli stone has been used for thousands of years to make jewelry.

And our jewelry workshop is no exception to the rule, since we commonly use this natural stone for making jewelry with lapis lazuli.

The deep blue color of lapis lazuli goes very well with gold. It is only to see the Egyptian gold jewelry adorned with lapis lazuli stones exhibited in museums.

For this project, it is the creation of an 18-karat gold pendant representing the figure 50 inlaid with natural lapis lazuli stone.

Lapis lazuli pendant in gold

October 11, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of a gold heart pendant

Although the heart-shaped pendant is a classic jewelery gift for women, there are endless ways to personalize such a jewel.

Indeed, if you want to get away from the classic 18-karat gold heart pendant personalized by the engraving of a simple name, you can totally embark on the creation of an original heart design that will please your spouse.

This is the case of this project that we could make in our jewelry workshop.

Gold heart pendant

October 11, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

American university ring in gold

Americans have the custom of celebrating their university degree by offering a gold signet ring with the symbols and emblem of their school.

This tradition is not widespread in France, the rings of this design corresponding more to a need for personalized ring according to the tastes of the recipient.

Creating such a signet ring meets some basic rules that can be followed if you wish to create your own signet ring.

American university gold ring

This university signet ring represents the coat of arms of the school (source)

October 09, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Gold and silver signet rings

Whether you are a man or a woman with a personalized signet ring project, it will be useful to discover original models that can inspire you and move your project forward.

If you know your finger size and know which finger to wear your signet ring, all you have to do is choose your design and the signet ring you like the most.

Choosing your signet ring design is sometimes the most difficult step.

Silver signet ring initials signet ring Lion signet ring

Examples of custom made signet rings

October 09, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Skull gold ring for women

Who would have said that women loved jewels representing skulls ?

Contrary to popular belief, we made this wedding ring in 18-karat pink gold for a woman on the occasion of her marriage.

Repeating the design of the silver skull ring which is detailed in this article (fr), this ring is thinner and in 18-karat pink gold.

Skull pink gold ring for women

October 02, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of a 3 diamonds ring

Engagement is a landmark event that brings many couples to make their first diamond ring purchase for the occasion.

While it's always difficult to choose an engagement ring design, diamond trilogy rings are a classic jewelry item, more affordable at equal diamond weights than custom-made engagement rings (fr).

Trilogy diamonds ring

September 30, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Custom name ring

At the birth of a child or for the birthday of his wife, the ring name is a very good choice of gift.

This kind of customizable ring is engraved with the names of the children of the family, arranged around the ring and framed by two fine rings for a good reading.

In this case, the name ring in question includes the three first names of a sibling, each name being separated by a small heart with a diamond set closed in the center.

Gold name ring

September 30, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Modern gold ring

Modern style rings feature simple designs with clean lines, which are timeless.

In this case, we'll present the same style of modern ring available in two versions, the first with two blue sapphires and the second with a single ruby.

We'll present you step by step, the creation of this design made in our jewelry workshop.

Modern gold ring

September 30, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Scorpion gold ring

Scorpion is a symbolic animal, having its own constellation and its place in Greek mythology.

Symbol of desire and passion, it is an excellent subject for the making of zodiac-inspired jewels.

Scorpio signet ring

September 29, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Gold lapis lazuli ring

Lapis lazuli stone is notable because of its intense opaque blue color called ultramarine blue.

The ring we present here is adorned with a fine lapis lazuli stone surrounding a 2 mm central diamond.

The ring is in 18-karat yellow gold, weighing 6 grams, it's 13 mm in diameter of the level of the stone.

Gold lapis lazuli ring

September 27, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Brushed white gold wedding ring

When for marriage is sought an original wedding ring, it's usually a puzzle.

Like making an original design of a concept as simple as the wedding ring, which is mostly a simple gold ring.

This is where the work of the material becomes important, the gold finish can give a totally different look to gold while retaining a classic gold wedding ring (fr) design.

Brushed white gold wedding ring

September 26, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Manufacture of African gold ring V-shaped

For the last 5 years, African jewelry is in fashion.

Driven by the appeal of ethnic art, new creations are emerging from patterns and colors of the black continent.

In this case, it is not a novelty since this design of African V-shaped ring is already well known, it is a classic.

By cons we will show you how is made this ring by hand.

African V-shaped ring

September 23, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of a gold claddagh ring

Although the claddagh ring is of Irish origin, it is known throughout the world.

It is offered either to make engagement requests or to be worn as a wedding ring.

This symbol of love or friendship has surpassed the Irish community alone because of the symbolism it represents.

gold claddagh ring

September 23, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of a gold ring from a coin

The manufacture of a ring with a coin is a classic of jewelry.

Over time and whichever the countries, there are relics or old rings with coins of time gold or silver mounted ring.

Portugal ring

September 23, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Gold ring of Portugal

For lovers of Portugal or descendants of Portuguese migrants, wearing a jewel stamped with the image of the country of origin of their family represents a strong emotional symbol.

It is possible to wear the image of Portugal as a pendant, the map of Portugal is well suited, or in the form of a ring engraved with the symbol of this country, as we will see here.

Portugal gold ring

September 23, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Skull jewelry

Skull jewelry is on the rise.

This morbid symbol is slowly passed in the nineteenth century taboo in fashion clothing, being tattooed on the skin and is now declined in all forms jewelry.

Skull ring

September 20, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Milanese chain bracelet in gold

This article details the manufacture of a Milanese gold chain bracelet.

Custom made to be mounted on the watch of our client (fr), we detail here the manufacture process of the Milanese chain.

This is a flexible bracelet with articulated links made in 14-karat white gold.

gold Milanese chain bracelet

September 19, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Gold name bracelet

When it comes to making an original gift, on the occasion of a birth, a birthday or a particular family event such as the wedding, jewelry customization is an idea that hits all shots.

This is the case of the customization of an 18-karat gold bracelet with the first names of a couple's children, as we will see in this article.

gold name bracelet

September 19, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Big 18-karat gold chain necklace

The necklace presented here is made in 18-karat gold, it's made of large original links made to measure.

This is a 18-karat yellow gold necklace for men weighing just over 45 grams. Suffice to say that by its design and weight, it's very different from the gold necklaces that we offer in our collection of gold necklace (fr).

This is a long yellow gold necklace, measuring 60 centimeters long, with forty links.

Big gold necklace

September 17, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Big 14-karat gold ring

Men usually wear fewer rings, but tend to choose big pure gold rings or signet rings (fr).

We present in this article the creation of a large rectangular ring topped with silver initials.

Big gold ring

September 13, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Gold necklace for men

The creation presented here is that of a rather large 18-karat gold necklace for men.

With a total length of 60 centimeters and a weight of around 40 grams, it is a masculine design made of links in the shape of hanged knots.

This original design is very different from the classic chain designs that you are used to seeing in jewelry.

Big gold necklace

September 13, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Forçat chain in 18-karat gold

Forçat chain maille weaves are a classic of jewelry, often worn by men in general, giving a masculine style to 18-karat gold necklace even when they are fine.

They are in great demand for making gold necklaces and bracelets. Although of classic design, we can easily customize them by choosing the size of the links and the length of the chain, in order to adapt them to each one.

Forcat chain 18K gold

September 13, 2019 — Hugo Maherault
Big 18-karat pure gold bracelet for men

Big 18-karat pure gold bracelet for men

Men are generally more attracted by gold signet rings (fr) than on pure gold bracelets.

However, since they wear little jewelry, when they decide for a gold bracelet, it is usually to choose a big 18-karat pure gold bracelet.

This is the case of this two-gold men's bracelet project, made of yellow gold and 18-karat white gold, which we had the opportunity to make in our jewelry workshop.

big gold bracelet for men

September 10, 2019 — Hugo Maherault
Black gold in jewelry

Black gold in jewelry

Black gold is gradually making its way into jewelry so that more and more rings and black gold jewelry are found in online shops without ever really knowing what black gold is.

Since we can read a lot of nonsense online about it, it was time to write an article and clearly explain that :

Black gold is not a material but a plating, surface coating offering interesting options that we will detail here.

signet ring wolf black gold

September 10, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Gold lapis lazuli necklace

Lapis lazuli stone offers an unparalleled shade of deep blue, ideal for making jewelry by combining it with gold or silver.

If you follow our publications on making jewelry, you must have seen our different jewelry achievements with this stone.

This time, we are going to present you the steps of making a necklace in 18-karat white gold, with natural lapis lazuli stone (fr).

As often, the stone will be tailor-made for our jewel.

The detail of this project is a small white diamond of 3 millimeters of quality HSI, set by 4 claws which overhangs the jewel.

lapis lazuli necklace

September 10, 2019 — Hugo Maherault