Sparkling and Dangling For Generations: Today’s Accessory, Tomorrow’s Heirloom

A collection of vintage jewelry

In the realm of high fashion jewelry design, Boucheron, Faberge, Cartier and Tiffany are globally renowned. Most of the gems these leading impresarios produce, whether diamond or moissanite, were often custom-made to celebrate a special event or a person. The special occasions honored were generally birthdays, marriages and anniversaries.

As a common individual, you need not worry because you too can have a jeweller make you a stunning custom designed piece. All you have to equip yourself is a stylish sense of adventure, your imagination, and an appreciation for fine gems.

When crafting the design for your custom jewelry, you and your jeweler must prioritize three crucial features: design, gemstones and metals, and craftsmanship. shares some insights to help you get started.

  • Your design should be an expression of your personal style. Find a jeweler who will pay attention to your whims, develop ideas, and help you understand the design that you want.
  • Keep in mind that the beauty and quality of the precious metals and gemstones used in designing a custom jewelry are crucial. Choosing the right materials will have a remarkable effect on the value, longevity, and beauty of your design. It would also be best to get the assistance of an independent gemologist who can help you find and obtain the finest gemstones that also fit your budget.
  • Find a jeweler who can transform your idea into a piece of jewelry with exquisite beauty. Don’t hesitate to check samples of their work and request for references to evaluate the quality of their already-made pieces.

A great piece of jewelry is formed when the best craftsmanship, materials, and design are brought together. Remember that it’s not just an adornment for a special person or event; it’s also a potential heirloom for generations to come.