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Galaxy - custom made wedding ring or eternity ring featuring suspension set diamonds

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This custom made wedding features round brilliant cut diamonds which are suspension set by hand in between sections of gold making them look as if they are floating across the band. This lovely wedding ring would also make a fantastic eternity ring.  For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings and for wedding ring advice please see our article at http://sdj.com.au/news/wedding-rings-advice-article.

For more ladies' custom made engagement rings, please go to Engagement Rings.  For more information on our custom made jewellery, please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery.  For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery & have it made into the jewellery of your dreams, please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.  For more information on jewellery repair & restoration please go to Jewellery Repair & Restoration.  To see just some of the amazing jewellery we have custom made for our customers please go to Collections.

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Pavé - custom made wedding rings or eternity rings in white gold, yellow gold, rose gold, platinum & matt black Ruthenium with black diamonds featuring Pavé setting diamonds

Pavé - custom made wedding rings or eternity rings in white gold, yellow gold, rose gold, platinum & matt black Ruthenium with black diamonds featuring Pavé setting diamonds

These custom made pavé wedding or eternity rings are three row pavé set.  These wedding or eternity rings can be stacked to make eternity rings or wedding ring sets.  The choice is yours.  Matt Black Ruthenium with pavé set black diamonds is used to make sparkling, black dramatic rings.  The other rings are white diamonds in white gold and a polished yellow gold. This wedding / eternity ring could also be made in rose gold.  We are pavé specialist with the gemology, jewellery and diamond setting expertise to make the highest quality pavé.

This stack of rings is Stephen’s wife set.  She wears different ones in different combinations depending on what other jewellery she is wearing and the occasion.  Each ring has the names of one of her children in them, a black diamond pavé ring for each of her boys and a white diamond pave ring for each of her girls and finally the gold wedding ring for her husband. For more wedding rings go to Wedding Rings.  For gents wedding rings go to Men's Wedding Rings, for eternity ring ideas go to Eternity Rings and for engagement rings go to Engagement Rings.

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Patricia - fitted wedding ring that matches the round brilliant cut centre diamond with channel set diamonds, handmade in Brisbane

Patricia - fitted wedding ring that matches the round brilliant cut centre diamond with channel set diamonds, handmade in Brisbane

This divine wedding ring & engagement ring set is made up of a custom engagement ring and is perfectly complemented by a custom wedding ring.  The stunning engagement has a round brilliant cut white diamond centre stone set in four claws.  The matching wedding ring has channel set diamonds.  They were made for each other just like the couple who were united by this lovely set. Sets like this can be made in platinum as well as yellow, white or rose gold and any combinations of these precious metals.  If this set inspires you just give us a call on 07 3847 9933.

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings. For more ladies' custom made engagement rings, please go to Engagement Rings. For more information on our custom made jewellery, please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery. For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery & have it made into the jewellery of your dreams, please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling. For more information on jewellery repair & restoration please go to Jewellery Repair & Restoration. To see just some of the amazing jewellery we have made for our customers please go to Collections. 

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When do I need a Fitted Wedding Rings?

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Elaborate antique inspired engagement ring with diamond set split wedding rings to make the completed design symmetical
Beautiful antique-inspired engagement ring encrusted in diamonds with a matching & fitted wedding ring also encrusted in diamonds.
Engagement ring with large princess cut white diamond (square) and elegant & simple polished band.
Engagement ring as above with a matching polished wedding ring either side of the band.
Engagement ring with emerald cut emerald centre stone with halo of white diamonds and white diamond set band.
Engagement ring as about with diamond set wedding ring.
diamond engagement ring with square diamond set on an angle to make it "diamond" shaped with twin diamond set band with a gap in the middle
Engagement ring as above with plain wedding ring insert between twin diamond set bands.



You need a fitted wedding ring when a flat-sided wedding ring does not sit flat beside your engagement ring.  It will need to be custom made so that it doesn't wear down your engagement ring.  It is important to get this right because if the wedding ring wears away the setting that holds your diamond then you can loose your precious diamond.  It isn't difficult just choose a experienced master jeweller who can design and make a fitted wedding ring.  They will be able to draw a number of options. You will need to leave your engagement ring with the jeweller briefly so they can make your wedding ring fit your engagement ring perfectly.   You will also need to allow about 4-6 weeks for this process.  For more wedding ring advice please go to Wedding Ring Advice.  Please scroll down for lots of examples of fitted wedding rings.

 

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Monica - bar set princess cut diamonds in this custom made wedding, eternity or dress ring

Monica - bar set princess cut diamonds in this custom made wedding, eternity or dress ring

A perfectly matched row of princess cut diamonds are bar set in 18ct white gold for a minimilist look with maximum brilliance. This wedding ring would also be lovely in platinum.  We repair, remodel, renovate, redesign and make jewellery here in Brisbane.  Our friendly jewellers, designers and diamond setters would love to help you design your unique wedding ring.

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings

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Wedding Rings Advice Article

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Wedding rings are a symbol of eternal love and commitment.  They are traditionally worn on the left ring-finger closest to your heart with the engagement ring worn on the same finger.  They are often called wedders, for short, by jewellers.  

This is a ring that you will wear for the rest of your life so take your time and get what you really want.  Here are some ideas to reflect upon.  

Should we design the engagement ring and wedding ring at the same time?  It is a great idea so that you will love the end result not just the engagement ring on its own.

When do I need a fitted wedding ring?  If a flat-sided ring will sit flat beside your engagement ring then you will not need a fitted wedding ring however if it doesn't then you will as it will wearing down and damaging your engagement ring, worse case you could loose your diamond? To make a fitted wedding ring the jeweller will need to keep your engagement ring briefly to make sure that the wedding ring fits the engagement ring perfectly.

Does it need to matching my engagement ring?  Traditionally the wedding ring and engagement ring match including metal colour and cartage (type); diamond clarity, colour & cartage (size); diamond setting style, band width and ring profile.  For a diamond set wedding ring, the diamonds need to span the same width as the engagement ring. Go to a jeweller that knows all the design rules and tips so that they can design and make a wedding ring that perfectly complements your engagement ring.

However some brides want a wedding ring design that improves or extends the design of their engagement ring and takes it to new places.  Other brides even want an avant-garde wedding rings that pushes the design boundaries.  Sadly some brides aren’t completely happy with some design aspects of their engagement ring.   At Stephen Dibb Jewellery we can design for all these brides, we can use our experience and creativity to bend the rules.  Yes over the past 30 years we've learnt a bit and we’d love to share it with you.  Go to a jeweller that knows how to break the rules with style!

For example:

  • a different but complementary diamond setting style
  • different metal colour to create contrast
  • different colour diamonds or gemstones to create contrast.
  • improve the comfort of your engagement ring

Non-traditional Alternatives Some brides choose to have a combination wedding & engagement ring.  One Stephen Dibb Jewellery client had an enchanting custom-made bracelet created using a variety of family stones for her engagement and a wedding ring to match it for her wedding.  Another had an engagement diamond tennis-bracelet and a wedding ring.

Does my wedding ring need to match my partner’s ring?  It is completely up to you.  Many couples prefer them to be complementary but not the same or even completely different?

Should I incorporate the option of an eternity ring in my design?  Again it is up to you.  If you think you want an eternity ring that is worn on the same finger as your engagement & wedding ring then discuss it with your designer.  One option is just adding additional diamonds to your wedding ring for your eternity celebration.  We are seeing more and more couples getting diamond earrings, a diamond pendant or right hand dress ring to celebrate their eternity.  When you celebrate your eternity is completely up to you.  For some couples it is a first anniversary and anothers it is their first child or 10th anniversary.

What are split wedding rings & why choose them? – Split wedding rings are where you have two identical rings either side of your engagement ring.  They are great if you like symmetry or it is more complementary to your existing engagement ring.  Some couples lay-by the second split wedding ring and use it to celebrate their first wedding anniversary as their eternity ring.

What else should I consider? 

Your style - Online is a great place to start looking at options like plain, vintage, art deco, art nouveau, classic, elegant, retro, fine or solid, stone-set or plain.  Bring your ideas to your design appointment!

Your Lifestyle - Your lifestyle may change your choices of metal, setting and stones.  For example, do you need a robust ring that has the stone set low and that doesn’t scratch easily?

Metals - Options include platinum, white gold, yellow gold, rose gold, titanium, 18ct gold, 9ct gold, two tone, tri-tone (rose, yellow & white) all with different properties and costs that make some more suitable than others.

Metal finishes – Options include brushed, engraved, matte, reticulated & polished.

Stones – Options include white diamonds, pink diamonds, black diamonds, yellow diamond, blue diamonds, sapphires, rubies.

Stone Setting Type - What setting? Options include pavé, grain set, claw set, tiger claw set, V-claw set, rub-over setting (sometimes know as bezel) & rub-in setting.

Should we get inscriptions? The custom of inscribing romantic poetry onto wedding rings began in the courts of medieval Europe but it is completely up to you. At Stephen Dibb Jewellery we provide free personalized inscriptions. You could have your wedding date inscribed inside the bands to help your new husband to remember the anniversary thus strengthening your marriage. Here are some Wedding Ring Inscription Ideas

What should be our budget be? Set a realistic budget together and remember that a good designer uses their skills to maximise the value you get. As a guide a high quality 18ct gold plain wedding rings should start at $550 and high quality diamond set 18ct wedding rings should start at $1,550.  By high quality we mean:

  • a solid band that is comfort fit (convex inside to make it truly comfortable)
  • diamonds of the right quantity and quality to look generous
  • a written life-time workmanship guarantee & a written satisfaction guarantee that you will love what is made for you
  • many free inclusions including free first year of insurance, free independent valuation, free inscriptions, a lifetime free annual clean, check & polish to keep your rings looking their best.

How much time should I allow? For custom made rings allow 4-6 weeks.

What is the advantages & disadvantages of a custom-made wedding ring? It means that you have considerably more choices so your rings can be as unique as your beautiful relationship.  For example one of our customers loves bows so she has a rose gold bow incorporated into her engagement ring.  It also means that you are not just taking “what is in stock”.  It also means that they can use your existing metal and stones from other jewellery.

Find out more about our custom making service at Custom Made & Designed Jewellery.  The disadvantage is that it will take 4-6 weeks. 

What is a design appointment like?  Once you have some ideas about your preferences make a design appointment to discuss the pros & cons of each with a trained jewellery designer. Make sure that it is a no obligation appointment and that there is no charge.  To find out what a design appointment will be like go to What To Expect.

What guarantees should I expect?  Make sure you choose a wedding ring with a lifetime workmanship guarantee.  For a custom made wedding ring make sure that your satisfaction is guaranteed.  Check out the details of our guarantees at Guarantees.  

Can I have my wedding ring made with my existing stones and jewellery?  – You can make use of your existing stones and jewellery.  To find out more go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.

What should I avoid?

Avoid jewellers who want to limit your options to what they can do or have in-stock. 

High pressure sales techniques.  If you feel comfortable then try another jeweller. 

Designers who aren't will to discuss all your ideas and the pros & cons of each.

Poor quality, faulty and unrepairable engagement & wedding rings.  Here are some issues to be avoided as they cause a great deal of heartache.

  • The ring is hollowed out so that the minimum of metal is used. This means that the ring will need repair earlier or even be unrepairable.  It can also cause dermatitis from moisture being tramped in the pockets created by the hollowing out.
  • Poor quality metal and cutting corners in the manufacture which will lead to a multitude of faults.
  • White gold that is alloyed with nickel because it is cheaper than platinum or palladium. This means that it will be less bright and may cause allergic reactions.
  • Poor stone setting so the diamonds & gem stones fall out.
  • Poor quality diamonds & gem stones. They may be heavily included so they may fracture and fall out. They might have good colour & clarity but don’t have good proportions & polish, they may have too much fluorescence, all of which can leave a diamond lacking in lustre.
  • Fracture-filled diamonds that could implode when repaired under heat.
  • Overseas imports with no guarantee on worker’s conditions, health & safety.

Our tips

  • A properly fitted wedding ring that doesn’t damage the engagement over time is essential.
  • Make sure that it is a no obligation appointment and that there is no charges for designs. 
  • Invest in quality as then the rings can be restored and repaired over time and if you decide to remodel in the future the quality metal, diamonds and gemstones are recyclable. 
  • That the engagement ring and wedding ring complement each other and look like they are meant to be together. 
  • Go with a jeweller who backs their work with a workmanship & satisfaction guarantees in writing.  Ask “what if the diamond falls out?  And “what if she doesn’t like it?”. 
  • Comfort fitted rings (inside of the band is convex) so you enjoy wearing your ring.
  • Get what you really want so you are proud to wear it for the rest of your life so you can look down every day and think “yeah I got that right!”.
  • Have high expectations as getting your engagement ring and wedding ring should be an interesting, intimate and exciting experience.

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Jessi - full circle round brilliant cut claw set diamond wedding or eternity ring

Jessi - full circle round brilliant cut claw set diamond wedding or eternity ring

A mesmerising dance of light is created by painstakingly hand setting a matching row of brilliant cut diamonds in fine white gold claws.  This is a truly beautiful wedding ring that could also be used as an eternity ring.  We repair, remodel, renovate & redesign jewellery in Brisbane with our team of expert jewellers, designers and diamonds setter who work side by side together to create world-class jewellery.  Our work has toured the world with De Beers as example of world class jewellery.

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings

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Dorcia - wedding ring is made of a full circle of princess cut diamonds, eternity or dress ring option also

Dorcia - wedding ring is made of a full circle of princess cut diamonds, eternity or dress ring option also

In this wedding ring we see a perfectly matched in colour, cut and size, these princess cut diamonds are bar set to create a pleasing never ending pattern. This ring looks great by itself or between two plain yellow or white gold bands. The look can be changed effortlessly.  We would love to become your family jeweller that repairs, renovates, redesign and remodel your existing jewellery.  We'd also be delighted to make your new jewellery, your favourite jewellery.

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Diamond set wedding ring specialist - white gold, yellow gold & platinum custom made in Brisbane description pending

Diamond set wedding ring specialist - white gold, yellow gold & platinum custom made in Brisbane description pending

With our team of highly specialised diamond setters and jewellers we are uniquely placed to create spectacular, high quality diamond set wedding rings. We back them with 3 unique guarantees for your piece of mind.  http://www.sdj.com.au/about-us/guarantees

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Arya - wedding ring with band of brilliant cut round diamonds in rub overs, eternity ring option

Arya - wedding ring with band of brilliant cut round diamonds in rub overs, eternity ring option

In this wedding ring a row of matched round brilliant cut diamonds are encircled in white gold in a repeated pattern.  This ring would also make a wonderful eternity ring.  

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings

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Nenet - wedding, eternity or dress ring with Aztec set brilliant cut diamonds custom made by Queensland's most awarded jeweller

Nenet - wedding, eternity or dress ring with Aztec set brilliant cut diamonds custom made by Queensland's most awarded jeweller

For this bespoke, white gold wedding, a striking effect is created by hand setting vivid white brilliant cut diamonds in an Aztec setting. We repair, remodel, renovate, make, design & redesign jeweller in Brisbane, Australia.  We have our own team of expert jewellers, diamond setters and designers.  

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings

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Manon - wedding ring of brilliant cut round diamonds suitable also suitable eternity ring, custom made by Queensland's most awarded jeweller

Manon - wedding ring of brilliant cut round diamonds suitable also suitable eternity ring, custom made by Queensland's most awarded jeweller

In this custom made wedding ring, a pleasing pattern is created by hoop setting a band of vivid white brilliant cut diamonds in white gold. This design looks great with larger diamonds.  This bespoke ring would also be suitable as a eternity ring.

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings

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Jessika - bespoke, filigree, antique inspired designer wedding or eternity ring

Jessika - bespoke, filigree, antique inspired designer wedding or eternity ring

With time honoured workmanship we handcrafted this 18ct white gold and then diamond set it in our Brisbane workshop.  The crisp highly detailed white gold is accentuated with 18ct yellow gold side rails. The design is mill grain edged to complete the antique look.  We specialise in the repair, redesign, design, making & remodelling of jewellery and we'd love to become your family jeweller. 

Come in & talk to a friendly designer today, it is best to make an appointment to avoid having to wait.

For more information on our custom making please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery.  

For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery in a beautiful design like this please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.

For many more eternity ring designs please go to Eternity Rings.

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Fantaisie - custom made wedding ring or eternity ring featuring round and marquise shapes hand set with diamonds

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The owner named this ring after a piece of music by Chopin from the Romantic period in the 1800s called Fantaisie-Impromptu. Here is a link to this inspiring piece of music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBA-38mzabs  “This ring & the music it is named for is expressive & emotional, reflecting our love for each other.  Both the music and the ring require the skill of a high level artist.” John & Terri.

This custom made wedding ring features round and marquise shapes which are diamond set across the top of the band in stunning white gold with a yellow gold back of the band to complement the customer's engagement ring.  Please note how perfectly matched the diamonds are.  This wedding ring could also be used as an eternity ring. 

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Custom made wedding or eternity ring with crossover centre twist & grain set diamonds

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This custom made wedding or eternity ring features a stunning white gold band with a crossover centre twist with hand set, grain set diamond which go half way around the band to give a plentiful look without the expense of going all the way around.  Please note how the diamond size tapers towards the crossover twist.  For helpful tips on buying wedding rings please go to http://sdj.com.au/news/wedding-rings-advice-article.  For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings.  For more information on our custom made jewellery, please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery.  For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery & have it made into the jewellery of your dreams, please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.  For more information on jewellery repair & restoration please go to Jewellery Repair & Restoration.  To see just some of the amazing jewellery we have custom made for our customers please go to Collections.

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Zendaya - custom made diamond set wedding ring or eternity ring

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In this custom made wedding or eternity ring we have round brilliant cut diamonds channel set in a alternating hexagonal shape pattern with over and under lapping detail. This ring was made for a customer and has been taken home and loved however if it inspires you allow us to make you your unique version of it.  It all starts with a no obligation design consultation to find out more about this see What To Expect.  To find out more about wedding rings go to http://sdj.com.au/news/wedding-rings-advice-article.

For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings.  For more ladies' custom made engagement rings, please go to Engagement Rings.  For more information on our custom made jewellery, please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery.  For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery & have it made into the jewellery of your dreams, please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.  For more information on jewellery repair & restoration please go to Jewellery Repair & Restoration.  To see just some of the amazing jewellery we have custom made for our customers please go to Collections.

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Custom made wedding or eternity ring featuring three-quarter rub-in set & grain-set diamonds

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In this custom made wedding ring features a one-quarter round band with three round brilliant cut diamonds three-quarter rub-in set with round brilliant cut diamonds, which are grain-set by hand, running through the centre of the band.  This bespoke wedding ring would also be suitable as a eternity ring.  For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings.  For more information on our custom made jewellery, please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery & What To Expect.  For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery & have it made into the jewellery of your dreams, please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.  For more information on jewellery repair & restoration please go to Jewellery Repair & Restoration.  To see just some of the amazing jewellery we have custom made for our customers please go to Collections.

 

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Custom made diamond set wedding ring or eternity ring featuring marquise shapes hand set with diamonds

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This custom made wedding ring features round brilliant cut diamonds suspended in white gold marquise shapes on a sleek yellow gold band.  This delightful wedding ring could also be used as an eternity ring.  For more custom made ladies' wedding rings, please go to Wedding Rings and for wedding ring advice go to http://sdj.com.au/news/wedding-rings-advice-article.

We repair, remodel, renovate & redesign jewellery in Brisbane with our team of expert jewellers, designers and diamonds setter who work side by side together to create world-class jewellery.  Our work has toured the world with De Beers as example of world class jewellery.  For more ladies' custom made engagement rings, please go to Engagement Rings.  For more information on our custom made jewellery, please go to Custom Made & Designed Jewellery.  For more information on how you can reuse your old jewellery & have it made into the jewellery of your dreams, please go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling.  For more information on jewellery repair & restoration please go to Jewellery Repair & Restoration.  To see just some of the amazing jewellery we have custom made for our customers please go to Collections.  

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Custom made wedding ring or eternity ring featuring 3 rows of hand set diamonds

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This mermerising wedding ring has been taken home and loved by one of our customers.  It was designed and custom made in our workshop right here in Brisbane.  It feature a one-quarter round band with the top half made in white gold and base made in yellow gold. There are three rows with round brilliant cut diamonds which are grain set by hand. The centre row is set with slightly larger diamonds.  This is a truly beautiful wedding ring that could also be used as an eternity ring.  Congratulations to the customer for choose such a delighful design. For some general wedding ring advice please go to http://sdj.com.au/news/wedding-rings-advice-article.

We repair, remodel, renovate & redesign jewellery in Brisbane with our team of expert jewellers, designers and diamonds setter who work side by side together to create world-class jewellery.  Our work has toured the world with De Beers as example of world class jewellery.

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Beyond - rose gold infinity wedding, eternity or dress ring handcrafted in Brisbane

Beyond - rose gold infinity wedding, eternity or dress ring handcrafted in Brisbane

This lovely infinitiy ring repeats the infinity motif to complete a circle of love.  This wedding ring can be made in platinum as well as yellow, white or rose gold.  

We can also renovate, repair & restore high-end jewellery like this see Jewellery Repair & Restoration for more details.  About half of our work is redesign & remodelling work, for more details go to Jewellery Remodelling & Recycling. To view stunning custom peices we have created for other customers please go to Engagement Rings, Wedding Rings, Eternity Rings, Men's Wedding Rings, Collections. To find out more about us and our love for jewellery please go to Meet Stephen Dibb, Awards, What To Expect. 

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