Rule of thumb: Spend 2 months of your income on an engagement ring. Therefore, if you are making $1000 per month, spend $2000 on an engagement ring. If you’re making $2500 per month, spend $5000. Sounds simple, but the 2-month rule of thumb is a BAD idea.
How much does a custom diamond pendant cost?
Typically we can quote you a cost for setup, and a cost to produce the pieces. The setup charges can start as low as $400, with $450-600 being more typical. Many pendants can be produced in Sterling silver for as little as $65 each, while rings start at $100.
How much does it cost to design a ring?
When you move into custom engagement rings at this price, you’re typically getting a bigger center stone, more detailed settings, and more carat weight in accent stones. You’ll see a higher prevalence of platinum, the most pricey of your metal options.
How do I start my own jewelry design?
On average, according to jewelry industry estimates, diamond engagement ring prices range from $3,500 to $5,000. That includes the cost of the diamond and the setting, which can add a few hundred or a few thousand dollars to the cost depending on the metal type, the ring design and any side stones you choose to add.
Can you melt old rings to make new ones?
Yes,I can melt down your old gold and use that EXACT gold in a new piece. This is great especially if the original jewellery holds sentimental value.
How long does it take a jeweler to make a ring?
There is a 1-2 weeks lead time for standard design engagement rings. What does that mean? Well, when a designer or a jeweler offers a standard design then they are able to produce that ring to your exact specifications within about 2 weeks.
How long does it take to make jewelry?
From start to finish, 4-6 weeks is the average time frame to create a custom piece of jewelry. However, it is possible to complete a project much sooner than this. If you are interested in a custom jewelry project and have a shorter time frame we encourage you to get in contact with us here.
What are diamond accents?
Diamond Accents refer to the small diamonds that are placed beside a larger stone in a jewelry piece. They are designed to enhance the overall beauty and brilliance of the piece of jewelry. They add style, elegance and personality to a wide range of Diamond Shapes and ring settings.
Can you melt down gold to make jewelry?
Yes,I can melt down your old gold and use that EXACT gold in a new piece. Yellow gold is by far the easiest gold to reuse-rose can be also reused -but sometimes white gold has too many other things mixed *(such as platinum and silver)with it and then it has to be refined before using.