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

Snake jewelry

The snake is an animal that has had a religious symbolism for many civilizations.


For the Egyptians, Greeks, Mayans and even Hindus, the snake symbolizes life and rebirth, whereas in the Christian tradition it is the symbol of evil.

I invite you to read this full article on the symbolism of the snake that will certainly interest you.

Snake gold bracelet Greek snake bracelet

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

Silver elephant pendant

Animals are an infinite source for the creation of jewelry including pendants or necklaces, the latter leaving more space for the representation of animals.

Moreover, I invite you to discover here our many achievements of animal jewelry to give you an idea of ​​all that it is possible to do in jewelry on this theme.

In the case of this jewel, it is a silver elephant pendant.

silver elephant pendant

September 03, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Medal with face engraved in relief from a photo

It's customary to offer a medal at baptisms, whether religious or civil. However, medal is a jewel that can take an infinity of styles.

Often it's gold, but can also be made of silver, as is the case of this custom medal from a photo.

It's a medal representing an ancient Greek face engraved in relief from the photo of an ancient sculpture of Greek face.

Another characteristic of this silver medal is 25 millimeters in diameter.

Note that this isn't the first jewel of Greek inspiration that we have the opportunity to create in our jewelry workshop, you'll find a quick presentation of our achievements of Greek jewelry through this article (fr).

custom silver medal

September 01, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Jewelry to save sea turtles

Being located in Mexico, in Puerto Vallarta and very close to the seaside, we often have the opportunity to be in touch with the marine fauna.

Whether it's the dolphins that accompany us on a boat trip, an outing to see the whales, a ray that meets us during a snorkeling trip or a release of baby turtles.

baby sea turtle being freed

December 05, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant
Tags: Pendant Ring

Making a wiccan pendant: 7 pointed star

Esotericism or Wicca is concerned with shapes and symbols as well as the power of stones and nature in general.

So that it is particularly suitable as a subject for jewelry combining both esoteric symbols and natural stones.

We present you the manufacture of an esoteric pendant made of solid silver and gemstones according to the indications of a customer who has created her own jewelry design via our dedicated service.

It is a pendant 50 mm in diameter with two heptagrams, one is inscribed in the other and 8 stones set around the periphery and the center of the pendant.

The central moonstone of the pendant is bigger than the others.

esoteric pendant in silver and stones

October 24, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Silver horse pendant handcrafted

The realization of this horse pendant is a custom creation for the account of a customer from a photo taken during a racehorse of a horse in full gallop.

The completion of this pendant faced several challenges:

  • the restitution of the details of the photo as well for the horse as the jockey
  • give the impression of movement of gallop visible in the photo
  • a size of 25 mm in length for the horse.
  • A complete 3D sculpture of the horse

This work was done by carving the horse and its rider in a piece of wax before casting it in silver in a suitable mold.

silver horse pendant handcrafted

October 23, 2018 — Hugo Maherault
Tags: Pendant

Custom gold pendant creation

A gold pendant is an ideal gift.

Especially when it can be personalized according to the tastes of the person who will receive it.

There are many online shops offering pendants of classic designs customizable by engraving a name or cut a gold plate according to your drawing or design.

This is still a classic, we will introduce you to different designs of personalized gold pendants.

personnalized gold pendant

 

October 22, 2018 — Hugo Maherault
Heart shaped pendant in 18k gold

Heart shaped pendant in 18k gold

The heart-shaped pendant is a classic gift to women as a sign of love.

The variety of possible designs allows customizing this kind of pendant.

Indeed, the heart can be small, large and openwork, curved, articulated with or without stones, in short, ideas abound to personalize a design of a classic pendant in a unique jewel.

In this case, it is a large heart-shaped pendant in 18K yellow gold measuring 40x40 millimeters.

But because it is openwork pierced with little hearts, thus reducing the total weight of the jewel, the price of the heart pendant is still affordable.

This one weighs only 11 grams with the bail despite the size of the jewel. It would have been twice as heavy without the small hearts pierced inside.

large 18k heart shaped pendant

October 18, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant
Tags: Pendant

Hamsa gold pendant

The hand of Fatma is a talisman with millennial origins protecting his wearer from the evil eye.

It is very common in North Africa and Middle East, not being specialist, wikipedia page will tell you better than me about this talisman that we made in 18K white gold for our client.

hamso white gold pendant customized

October 17, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Manufacture of custom pendants

Whether you want to treat yourself or offer a super original gift to a friend, the creation of a pendant is an interesting option.

Only how to go about it?

Which address?

And above all, how much does it cost to make such a pendant?

exemples de pendentifs fabriqués sur mesure en or et en argent

October 16, 2018 — Hugo Maherault

Making of an Egyptian pendant ankh cross

Egypt is home to the remains of one of the oldest civilizations on the planet.

She left us the pyramids, the hieroglyphs as well as a multitude of jewels and artifacts in gold having a religious symbolism.

Among these symbols, the Egyptian cross is certainly the best known.

It is also called Ankh or cross of life and its symbol is still used for making jewelry and pendants as evidenced by this gold Ankh pendant from our own collection.

Other Egyptian symbols have influenced the Greek and Roman civilization, including the snake.

ankh cross egyptian pendant

October 16, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Gold child pendant

When you want to celebrate the family ties or the birth of newborns, the design of a pendant in the shape of one or more children is a classic.

In this case, it is a pendant representing two children in 18 karat gold.

The pendant is personalized by two gold letters with a specific font of the choice of the sponsor.

The latter is 25 millimeters from the height of the feet to the heads of children for a weight of 12 grams.

18k gold children pendant

January 09, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Children pendant

Children pendants are the perfect gift when a new baby is on its way in the family,

This jewel in solid silver and zircon stones is our last achievement.

It is a personalized pendant for a customer wanting a pendant with silouhettes of children on the occasion of the arrival of twins in the family.

So we made this unique pendant, created according to his instructions without having to the designer ourselves.

It represents two children holding hands, the whole of its surface is set with 1mm zicons.

silver children pendant

January 09, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Gold guitar pendant

For guitar lovers, a guitar-shaped pendant can be a great gift idea.

Although there are various sites offering guitar pendants whose reproduction is more or less faithful as here at Amazon, music lovers will love a faithful reproduction of a wooden guitar dry.

It is precisely this type of classical guitar that we had the opportunity to create in 18K yellow gold.

This is a tailor-made creation of gold guitar made according to the instructions of our client (see our custom creation service).

gold guitar pendant, 18k yellow gold

January 09, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Silver tree of life pendant

This tree of life pendant was created on the occasion of a wedding.

The wedding is the highlight event par excellence to offer an original and personalized jewel.

This is the case of this pendant created on this occasion taking the design of a tree of life inscribed in the Chinese symbol of Yin and Yang.

The front has embossed first names surrounding a natural 1.39 carat emerald stone.

The back of the pendant: the tree of life that you see below.

sterling silver tree of life pendant

January 09, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Silver bird pendant

The realization of this necklace consists of a personalized pendant engraved in hollow with two silhouettes of birds, as well as an engraving on the back.

A heart-shaped garnet stone is set between the two birds, hanging from a branch held by the two birds in their beaks.

A personalized engraving and also made on the back of the pendant.

two sterling silver bird pendants

January 08, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Gold bird pendant

Like other animals, birds are a classic subject for the creation of personalized jewelry.

We already had the opportunity to make a silver bird pendant there is little pendant that you can discover via this report.

The project involves the creation of two 18-carat gold pendants in the shape of a bird, the two birds being different from each other.

Each of them has a yellow gold body, a white gold wing and a pink gold wing.

Finally, a 1.5 mm HSI diamond is crimped in the eyes.

pendentifs oiseaux en or 18k

January 08, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Chakana: Inca cross pendant (22k gold)

 Anyone traveling to Peru, especially to visit the Inca remains, will find the pattern of Chakana ("tawa chakana" in Quechua) during his journey.


This square cross is a symbol of Inca culture that can be found both on ancient textiles, painted on ceramics and carved on secular walls.

Symbolizing the Southern Cross, it has a cosmological and religious meaning, it says a lot about the conception of the Inca world.

January 08, 2018 — Nicolas Tranchant

Turquoise silver cross pendant

Cross-shaped pendants are usually of conventional designs.

We will make you discover in this article, the development of a personalized silver pendant with a real turquoise stone cut specifically for the need of this jewel.

cross silver pendant with natural turquoise stone

January 01, 2018 — nicolas tranchant