EXPLORE PREVIOUS ENGAGEMENT RING DESIGNS
Where are you based?
Our design studio is at our home on the edge of the peak district national park on the edge of Sheffield. We work on an by appointment only basis on evenings and weekends normally. Other times are available on request. We are a 15/20 minute drive from the centre of Sheffield. We are a Sheffield based Jewellery Workshop and Design Studio creating contemporary and traditional wedding and engagement rings.
WHO IS YOUR DESIGNER?
Our jewellery designer is award winning Jessica Flinn. Finalist for Jewellery Designer of the year, Yorkshire Young Entrepreneur and 2018 Finalist for Bridal Retailer of the year. Jessica is considered one of the best engagement ring designers in the UK. Our little design studio a place you can purchase from top engagement ring designers as along side of Jessica's work you can also view a select few pieces from other award winning designers too.
How do I book an appointment?
You can send us a message and we will get back to you or use the timely booking button above. We will confirm your appointment subject to availability and you'll receive an email confirmation. Book your appointment now to talk to us about custom ring design.
What happens at a design consultation?
We use the initial appointment to get an idea of what you want us to design for you. We will talk about you, your partner and what her/his interests are. We might ask questions like "What clothes do they wear?" and "What do you get up to in your spare time?" We will use the information to work out what style of ring would be suitable. We will work closely with you to produce a cool enagement ring design.
We can talk you through all the material options and gemstone options and we can also have a chat about budgets and anything else that you have in mind. Our appointments normally take around 45 minutes so please leave an hour free.
I don't live near you - can we work remotely?
Yes, I've worked with customers all over the UK and abroad. We can arrange a telephone consultation and then communicate via email and skype through every stage. When the ring is ready I can send it to you via courier
What happens after my consultation?
It can vary from customer to customer but our normal process follows this pattern:
Initial Consultation - In person or over the telephone or on Skype.
Quote and Concept Sketch - Either emailed or in person.
Gemstone Selection Appointment (pick your gemstones). Either in person or by emailed photos.
CAD images (Life-like images of your engagement ring design) - Either emailed or in person.
Production - leave it with me!
Collection - Either in person or dispatched via courier.
What should I bring with me to a design appointment?
If you have seen ring designs you like you can bring them to your appointment. If you don't know what you want yet - don't worry we can talk you through every stage. It's good to have thought about the following things before your appointment:
What material do I want it to be made in? Does she like white metals or yellow metal? What colour are her existing pieces of jewellery?
What is your budget? How much do you want to spend and what had you imagined you would spend on an engagement ring?
Do you know her ring size? Does she wear any rings at the moment? Could you borrow a ring so we can take a quick size measurement?
What materials do you make rings in?
Platinum, Palladium, White Gold, Yellow Gold and Rose Gold. We also make our wedding rings in Stainless Steel and Titanium. We also have ethical jewellery options such as ethically sourced gemstones and ethically sourced diamonds. We can make our designs in Fair trade Gold too. We make gold engagement rings, white gold engagement rings, rose gold engagement rings, yellow gold engagement rings and platinum engagement rings. Whether you're looking for a hipster engagement ring, a boho engagement ring, a vintage engagement ring or a modern engagement ring you've come to the right place.
We can make our Engagement rings in Fair Trade Yellow and White Gold. We love creating ethical ring designs.
What gemstones can we use in your designs?
We can source many different gemstones for your design and have a large selection of stones in stock for you to browse. We have created rings with Tanzanites, Morganites, Sapphires, Garnets, Rubies, Mossanites, Amethysts, Tsavourites and many more. We love creating sapphire engagement rings, diamond ring designs and boutique engagement rings. Don't forget diamonds can come in different colours too. We love black diamond engagement rings and coloured diamond engagement rings!
We often create non-diamond engagement rings using different gemstones - when diamonds don't do it for you why not add in some colour blue sapphire engagement rings look amazing too!
What style of rings can you create?
You name it, we can make it! We have made modern, contemporary and vintage engagement rings. We have produced solitaire designs, trilogy (three stone) rings, halo engagement rings, multi stone engagement rings and we can use many different types of diamond cut gemstones such as cushion cut, emerald, princess, brilliant cut diamonds. Jessica loves to create pear shaped engagement rings and Emerald cut engagement rings to name a few - unusual engagement rings are our favourite!
We also love creating unusual engagement rings, quirky engagement rings and alternative engagement rings - get in touch with your idea and we will take it from there!
We can personalise your ring design using different gemstones, setting styles, materials and we can engrave special messages too. Our studio is the home of unique wedding rings and engagement rings. Personalised engagement rings can come in many styles and we can walk you through all the options.
We also offer engravings too to finish off your personalised engagement ring - why not pop her nick name on the inside of the ring or a special phrase to make it even more unique?
Do I need to pay for a quotation?
No, our quotes are absolutely free of charge and there's no obligation to buy. We sometimes do design concept sketches to check we are on the same page design wise at the quotation stage. Next we move to the CAD design stage where we make life like images for you to view. Once you're happy with the design at that stage we will move into production. The beauty of our process is that you can change your design at lots of different stages and visualise it before we have made the engagement ring.
How much do your rings cost?
You can read our pricing structure on our pricing page - click here to find out more. We have a range of budget, customised and fully bespoke engagement rings available. And we can create one of a kind designs just for you. Most of our customised and bespoke engagement rings fall between £1200 and £4500. Most of our handmade wedding rings fall between £149 to £2200. We are very happy to work to your budget and we can suggest materials and stones which fall within it. Yes we can make expensive enagagement rings, but we also make more affordable enagegment rings too.
How long does it take to make your rings?
Our designs normally take 2-4 weeks but this does vary depending on the complexity of the design. Need it quickly? Get in touch and we will see what we can do!
Do you make wedding rings too?
Yes absolutely - we can design a fitted/shaped wedding ring to go with your engagement ring design. We also make tiara and crown wedding rings and plain bands too. We also make unusual wedding rings for our clients after they have been through our create your own engagement ring service. We love bespoke rings!
I want to involve my partner in the design process - can I bring her along to the appointment with me?
If you want to keep it a surprise and propose with the finished ring then that's fine by us. If you want to propose to your partner and then get her involved in the design process that's also fine with us! We are happy to work whichever way you feel most comfortable. Perhaps read our "no ring proposal kit" blog post if you're thinking of proposing without a ring. We love a no ring proposal as we get to work with your fiancée at every stage of their unusual engagement ring design. We build your engagement ring with her/him in mind.
Any other questions?
Want to talk alternative engagement rings with us? What to chat about getting an engagement ring made to order for you? Want to discuss your unique diamond ring ideas? Fancy chatting about custom ring designs? Lets talk about designing your own engagement ring...
Get in touch via our contact page with any questions you may have or give us a call on 01143 999812
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What do you love designing the most?
I love designing Unusual Engagement Rings. When I first went into creating my own designer jewellery I started off making pieces in Silver and Stainless Steel. I ended up making the same design, over and over whereas the engagement rings I make are always one of a kind and it's much more varied this way. The custom rings are definitely my favourite part of my job.
What was your most memorable ring design?
When I think back through all the rings I've designed my most memorable was a Black Diamond Engagement Ring which we designed for a client in 2015. I love Black diamond engagement rings as they're so unusual. I surrounded the black diamond with a halo of white diamonds in a platinum band. It was gorgeous!
What's your engagement ring like?
I have a Platinum Engagement Ring with a large Cognac coloured diamond. I re-design it every few years and I feel my next engagement ring design version brewing!
How did you get into Jewellery Design?
I studied a BA in Metalwork and Jewellery at Sheffield Hallam University and that's where it all started. I now have 10 years experience in the industry and have been running my own business for 8 years.