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Our Team

Marc Choyt | Jul 29, 2022 |
Reflective Jewelry is a small but scrappy team of just six people. We've part a proud part of the Santa Fe, NM community since 1995. Here's a bit more about each of us:

What to Do with Old Jewelry

Marc Choyt | Jul 11, 2022 | 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.

How to Repurpose Old Jewelry into New Jewelry

Marc Choyt | Jul 11, 2022 | Makers World
Every day we’re contacted by people across the US wanting to do a jewelry redesign project. Most of our upcycling old jewelry is for talismanic reasons.  Redesigning an old wedding ring worn by a grandfather or grandmother or using old diamonds in a new ring allows you to wear the connection to your ancestors.   Plus, with record high gold prices, melting old jewelry into jewelry now saves m

Reusing Old Gold To Make A New Wedding Ring

Marc Choyt | Jul 11, 2022 | Makers World
We specialize in reusing gold old gold to make a new wedding and engagement rings, repurposing jewelry. As a custom design house, we can create anything you want.

The Ultimate Brilliant Earth Review: Bullsh*t, or Ethical Jewelry Leaders?

Marc Choyt | Jun 22, 2022 | Ethical Outlooks
Honestly, a small-scale gold miner in Kenya or Peru could not care less about an “ethical” recycled gold wedding ring shipped to you in a recycled paper or wooden box. This ring has zero impact on their lives, and by choosing it over a Fairtrade Gold wedding ring, you are essentially supporting the status quo.