Royal chain necklace

The royal chain is also called Byzantine chain or Peruvian chain.

Complex appearance, it consists of simple rings interlocking into each other giving a large volume necklace or bracelet thus formed.

The royal chain maille makes it possible to create long and voluminous necklaces in silver or gold for a relatively low weight, so it is an interesting chain option for the manufacture of a gold necklace with a limited gold weight.

royal chain necklace

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

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

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

DIY jewelry : a silver pearl necklace

Here's a new DIY (Do It Yourself) jewel about making a particularly elegant and easy-to-make necklace.

If you don't have the budget for a gold necklace (fr), no worries, this tutorial will help you to make yourself a silver necklace with very elegant cultured pearl (fr).

It takes little material for this DIY and your necklace won't look like DIY at all, but a necklace coming straight out of a jeweler's shop.

Especially since the assembly principle here can be re-used to make a necklace of a completely different design, as shown by the two following examples in the photo, you are free to vary the number of pearls and their color.

Here is an overview of the DIY result of this necklace :

DIY necklace

September 09, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Manufacture of a real Indonesian bola of pregnancy in silver

Hundreds of expectant mothers take advantage each year of their maternity to buy and wear a pregnancy bola. This unique piece for pregnant women has positive effects for both the baby and the mother!

The bola is a jewel usually rounded shape that tinkles gently with the movements of the woman who wears it. The sound has soothing virtues to the extent that the baby will get used to the sound melody of the bell pregnancy. It is generally said that the baby hears the ringing as early as 4/5 months of pregnancy, and then until the end of the pregnancy.

For the pregnant woman, the jewel bola is an original and trendy accessory that symbolizes motherhood, but it is also a pretty jewel that will bring a particular touch to your wardrobe ...

According to sources, the bola pendant is made in Mexico, Thailand, China ... but the real origin is Indonesia and more precisely Bali. Made by craftsmen respecting the tradition, the realization of a jumper bola pregnancy respects certain unavoidable steps.

life tree pendant flower of life pendant cross of life pendant
necklace gold emerald choker necklace necklace gold blue sapphire

September 09, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Greek jewelry

Greece is one of the most important civilizations in history.


His influence has significantly changed our societies in a multitude of areas. We owe him, for example, democracy, his mythology still fascinates us today, his cultural and historical heritage has crossed the borders.

It was therefore logical that the Greek artistic domain should be as well: painting, sculpture, architecture, ... and of course goldsmithing, which we still rely on today for our jewelry.

Ancient Greek arm bracelet

September 03, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Chain maille weaves for gold and silver bracelets and necklaces

Faced with all the existing mesh patterns for making chains, used both for bracelets, necklaces and anklets, it is normal that you feel disoriented when you search for an internet purchase.

To find your way around, we offer you this guide which includes all the mesh models used for bracelets, chains and necklaces.

You can also discover our collection of chains here (fr).

Big silver chain necklace

September 02, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Big silver necklace

Necklace is a fundamental jewel of feminine finery.

Because it's seen from afar highlighting the face and bust, the necklace is often more important than rings or bracelets.

In the case of this creation, it's a large silver necklace made to measure.

This necklace is made of large links type curb 23 millimeters wide and is 45 centimeters in length.

Its links are made of a silver wire of 5 millimeters in diameter, so that the collar totals a weight of 330 grams.

It's therefore a very big necklace, imposing of which we'll detail you the stages of manufacture.

big silver necklace women

August 29, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of a silver choker necklace

Chokers are quite popular necklaces for women, easy to wear they are more visible than the classic necklaces and pendants.

There are two types :

  • Raised necklaces in the form of short chains (fr) with a length of 36 to 38 centimeters
  • Rigid chokers

In the case of this jewel project custom made, it's a rigid necklace with a pendant and a charm, which we had the opportunity to manufacture in our jewelry workshop.

silver choker

August 26, 2019 — Hugo Maherault