Jewelry Education

Jewelry Education

Fine jewelry has been a popular way of expressing individuality, love and committment for since the times of the ancient Egyptians. Stlyes and fashions change, but quality craftsmanship is important no matter the style of your preference. Your Jewelry Box produces jewelry using various types of production. Lost wax centrifuge casting, die striking, and lost wax vaccum casting make up the three primary types of casting techniques.

vintage

Vintage Styling

Vintage styling is defined by a number of charecteristics. Hand engraving which is detail applied by hand using a graving tool to push surface metal into a design. Hand engraving is an art that only a small portion of skilled bench jewelers have mastered. Fillagree details is the very open wire design element utilized in vintage style pieces. Millgrain or millgrain beading is the application of small beads of gold, platinum, or silver and is usually applied by hand using a beading tool. It is typically seen as a frame or an edge along ring sizes.

Contemporary

Modern
Modern
Halo
Halo
Solitaire
Solitaire
Bypass
Bypass
Accented
Accented
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