Platinum vs Palladium Wedding Rings: 7 Key Differences You Must Know

Marc Choyt | May 19, 2022 | Wedding
After this you’ve read this article, you’ll be able to make an educated choice between a platinum and palladium wedding band. 

Our Ethical Diamond Sources: Canadian Mined, Recycled, and Lab Grown Diamonds

Marc Choyt | Apr 04, 2022 | Wedding
There’s a lot of discussion about lab grown diamonds being more “eco-friendly” than mined diamonds. In truth, this depends on where the lab grown and mined diamond were originated. There’s a huge difference between a small-scale miner finding a diamond in the dirt versus a full-on industrial operation that exists in the Northern territories of Canada.

YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE to LGBTQ+ Wedding Rings + Engagement Rings

Kyle Abram | Mar 02, 2022 | Wedding
Picking out a surprise engagement (or “mangagement”) ring is, in our opinion, particularly thrilling. Imagine, for a moment, the look on their face when you pull out the ring that not only fits them perfectly, but stylistically, is exactly what they would have chosen for themself. You will score romance points that will last well past the honeymoon...maybe even beyond the paper anniversary! Every

Our Ethical Montana Sapphire Source

Marc Choyt | Feb 16, 2022 | Wedding
Choosing a Montana sapphire is a custom experience. We’re a small artisan studio dedicated to producing jewelry that Reflects You in every sense — from the ethical sourcing of gemstones and metals, to the experience of working with a dedicated team of artisans who have cultivated unique skillsets over several decades.

Reusing Old Gold To Make A New Wedding Ring

Marc Choyt | Feb 11, 2022 | Wedding
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.

Resetting Engagement Rings ULTIMATE Guide: Custom, Handmade, Exquisite

Marc Choyt | Feb 08, 2022 | Wedding
Our unique skill in redesigning engagement rings means that you can use all the material from your existing ring — gold, diamonds large and small, and additional gems.  We can even combine that gold with additional engagement or wedding rings, or with gold from old jewelry.   

Making A Fairtrade Gold Wedding Ring By Hand In 11 Steps

Marc Choyt | Feb 08, 2022 | Wedding
We make many of our gold and two tone rings in our studio, using old world methods that relatively few jewelers even know how to utilize today. Below we’ve illustrated the step-by-step process of making one of our Classic Comfort Fit flat top bands:

Resetting Diamond Rings Using Your Gold

Marc Choyt | Feb 03, 2022 | Wedding
Every day, people from all over the country contact our small Santa Fe, NM jewelry studio because they are interested in resetting diamonds in a new ring.

Men’s Comfort Fit Wedding Bands: An Essential Guide

Marc Choyt | Oct 25, 2021 | 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.

White Gold Wedding Rings: 27 Essentials YOU MUST KNOW Before You Purchase

Marc Choyt | Oct 25, 2021 | Wedding
When you’re looking for a white gold wedding ring, I think you’ll agree with me that it can be hard to find the trusted information you need. It’s hard to even know which questions to ask when purchasing this talismanic and important piece of jewelry. Here, you’ll get the real story on white gold wedding and engagement rings from my twenty-five years of being a jeweler.