Saturday, September 22, 2012

Custom Wedding Set

A friend of mine's mother had a wedding set that was painful to wear, as the outside bands were held together with soldered on bars on the outside of the shank.  These two bars cut into her fingers and made wearing the ring set very uncomfortable.  In addition, the "gold" plating was wearing off the base metal.  So, taking the stones out of her old ring, they were reset into Sterling silver castings to make a new wedding set.  The stones are 7 mm and 2 mm cubic zirconia in a round brilliant faceted cut.  Setting the large stone was fairly simple; setting the 10 small stones was very trying.  However, after a couple hours, I finally finished setting all the stones:


  1. It's looks fabulous John! She's lucky to have such a good friend!