Quite often clients inherit jewellery. something that is looking tired, worn and outdated, Perhaps mum and dad’s wedding rings. An old favourite chain. A battered old ring. We can re-cycle your metal and the stones can be re-set into a new heirloom.
Our award winning designer would love to help you transform an old piece and turn it into a piece of fine jewellery that you will enjoy for years to come.
We can remodel an existing piece of jewellery, or use a collection of old or broken jewellery to create something completely new. We specialise in bespoke design and can work with you to design something that you will love from the pieces that you no longer wear.
Many precious metals and most gemstones are valuable and reusable. We will discuss the type of piece that you would like to create to suit your taste and requirements. Once the design phase is complete, we will handcraft the piece for you.
Please note that not all heirloom jewellery and stones can be reused or reset due to wear or damage, We are happy to inspect your pieces in person and let you know what is possible.
We are happy to advise on this kind of memorial work. We consider it a privilege and we guarantee to work with empathy & the utmost care.
It’s important to get all jewellery valued professionally for all manner of reasons, but primarily for insurance purposes. Few people realise that it is the responsibility of the claimant to prove to insurers the value of any piece they are claiming for in the event of loss or theft.
It’s useful to know that there are various types of valuation, including Insurance Valuation. Jewellery will also need to be valued in the event of; Private Sale, Divorce/Family Division, Probate and even Capital Gains Tax.
Each valuation carried out by the award winning team at the Goldmsiths' Company includes a detailed appraisal, and a full description with digital photographs.
For maximum reassurance, each item is also registered on the secure e-register database, ensuring it is properly protected in the event of loss or theft.
For peace of mind, when out and about, on holiday or putting on the ritz, a useful option on every ring purchase is a safety copy.
To the naked eye of any admirer and to all intents and purposes, an exact replica of the original piece but made in sterling silver and with synthetic stones.