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

Pyramid ring for men

Egypt has had a millennia-old culture prior to European civilizations and has been a great source of inspiration in terms of myths and symbols.

Like many Egyptian symbols used for jewelry making, I think of the cross of life in particular, the Egyptian pyramid serves as inspiration for this project of men's ring.

The massive ring body is 925 silver while the pyramid is 18-karat yellow gold.

Pyramid ring

October 09, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Signet rings for men

The signet ring is the perfect gift for a man.

Apart from the bracelet, the signet ring is indeed the only jewel that can be worn elegantly without being too visible either, especially in a strict working environment.

Yellow gold signet ring

Catholic gold signet ring 

Yellow gold signet ring

Portugal gold signet ring 

October 07, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Silver cross signet ring

The cross is a symbol both religious and secular.

Symbol for the Catholic Church, it's also used by the Knights Templar, Maltese, Celts and regions such as Occitania or Lorraine with the cross Occitan and the Cross of Lorraine.

In the case of this project, it's a signet ring for men (fr) of the American type with an Occitan cross at the top and side decorations inlaid with the initials of the recipient.

Silver cross signet ring for men

October 07, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Signet rings with onyx stones

Onyx stone is a fine stone that is neither rare nor precious, yet onyx is the most popular stone for making signet rings for men (fr).

Much more than signet rings with amethyst stone or turquoise.

As you certainly know, signet rings are the type of men's favorite ring.

gold signet ring with onyx

October 06, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Sigillary ring : armorial signet ring for seals

By definition, a sigillary ring is a ring with a large tray (also called kitten) on which is engraved a pattern, usually a coat of arms, which can be used as a seal to seal documents with wax.

Gold templar ring Templar seal wax
October 04, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of wolf head rings

The wolf, like other animals in jewels, is a recurring theme in jewelry.

Being an animal that has more or less always rubbed the man, before being domesticated in the form of the dog, it is normal to find his effigy in the form of tattoos, sculptures or jewelry.

The theme of wolf ring for man having been treated many times, we approach it here in the form of an original design of our collection of signet rings (fr) or rings made-to-measure for a customer.

Wolf head ring silver wolf head ring
October 02, 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

Final Fantasy ring

The Final Fantasy game is very popular.

Not knowing the universe of this game at all, forgive me if I tell nonsense about this game.

The universe of this game seems to give rise to many creative projects in terms of jewelry designs.

In our case, this is a creation of our client that was inspired by a lion ring of the final fantasy game to create a ring of a winged lion.

Here are the details of manufacture in our jewelry workshop.

Final Fantasy silver ring

September 26, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Big diamond ring

Whether for an engagement or to celebrate a wedding anniversary, a diamond ring is the most sought-after jewel for this type of occasion.

Big diamond ring

September 24, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Creation of Celtic wedding rings

Celtic culture is characterized by particular symbols, found in Eastern Europe.

These symbols are also used for tattoos or jewelry designs.

In this case, it is a pair of sterling silver wedding rings engraved with Celtic symbols.

Celtic wedding rings

September 24, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Wedding rings duo

For a couple considering their wedding, the choice of a pair of matching wedding rings is an important moment.

It will be necessary to agree on the design and the dimensions of the alliances which will be worn by the man and the woman, during a whole life.

Celtic wedding rings duo heart wedding rings duo Biker wedding rings duo
Initials wedding rings duo Leaves wedding rings duo Fleur de lys wedding rings duo
September 23, 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

Wedding ring engraving

The exchange of wedding rings between the spouses remains the highlight of a marriage.

However, the engraving of these is what will remain definitively on the rings that will accompany you all your life.

So, as much choose an engraving that suits you.

Gold opal ring

September 23, 2019 — Hugo Maherault

Manufacture of sets of rings

We are sometimes asked to make designs for rings or custom signet rings in small series, whether for clubs, associations or large families or even creative craftsmen wishing to launch a new jewelry collection.

Here are some examples of rings and jewelry made in small series in our jewelry workshop.

lot of spartan rings

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