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Reusing Old Gold To Make A New Wedding Ring

Marc Choyt | Feb 20, 2020 | Makers World
Reusing gold to make a new ring is very possible and has certain design requirements. At Reflective Images Jewelry, we fabricate custom wedding rings by hand and we commonly fuse different types of precious metals together. Recasting old metal, however, can pose difficult challenges due to the fickle unpredictable nature of heat interacting with precious metals and their unknown alloys.

Men’s Comfort Fit Wedding Bands: An Essential Guide

Marc Choyt | Feb 19, 2020 | Wedding
A quality classic comfort fit ring would measure 2mm from the interior center of the ring to the exterior center. But the edges of the domed wedding band might measure 1.7mm from front to back. With a standard 8mm ring, there would be 8mm of metal touching your skin. But if that same ring were comfort fit band, you’d have about 3mm touching your skin.


Two Tone Wedding Rings: 15 Critical Facts To Know Before Purchasing

Marc Choyt | Feb 17, 2020 | Wedding
This article on two tone engagement rings and wedding bands will cover four general areas: Gender, Metal Choice, Fabrication, and Ethics. Best of all, you’ll learn not only critical things to consider, but also insider information that many jewelers would not tell you because it goes against their financial interests

What to Do with Old Jewelry

Marc Choyt | Feb 14, 2020 | Makers World
If you’re looking for ideas to repurpose old or vintage jewelry, or are wondering what to do with old gold jewelry, the sky’s the limit! Aside from melting gold jewelry into new jewelry, or redesigning a wedding ring into a new style, there are a few other options.

 

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