On this edition of the weekly before and after, we focus on a missing stone replacement on an invisible setting ring. Rings with an invisible setting are far more difficult and time consuming than prong or channel settings. However, because of the effort, skill required, and stones required to work with this setting, the value […]
On this edition of the weekly before and after, we focus on a watch crystal replacement for this Victorinox. We have certified watchmakers to work on Swiss Army watches, so working on this kind of repair isn’t a problem at all.
White gold needs to be rhodium plated to achieve the beautiful white finish that we see on any new piece of white gold jewelry. Rhodium plating is like coloring your hair, only for jewelry. When you have grey hair, you get it colored. When color is recently added, your hair looks amazing! The same goes […]
This week’s weekly before and after project focuses on this platinum ring sizing as well as its clean and polish. This ring was quite worn including a gouge in the platinum on the edge. Not all jewelers can work on platinum, but we have both the state of the art equipment and master jewelers to […]
A timepiece does more than just tell the time. Often, there are personal stories associated with a watch, making the sentimental value outweigh the financial value. However, if the watch is not properly taken care of, especially when it is water resistant, then it will be much more difficult to pass down a working watch […]
Missing Stone Alert! This gold ring with a channel setting had a missing stone. Ring Stone Replacements are just one of the many types of repairs MJR encounters every day, but unlike rings with prong settings, replacing a missing stone in a channel setting is not as simple as it seems. However, our master jewelers […]