Creating a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry is easier than you might think. No matter what style you’re drawn to and whatever your budget, Nelson Coleman Jewelers’ team of gemologists, designers, and expert jewelers will assist you in creating the one-of-a-kind piece of your dreams.
Whether you have very specific ideas or just some vague notions, we will do our best to bring them to life through our quick four step custom jewelry design process.
At Nelson Coleman Jewelers it’s important to us that we understand exactly what you want in your custom made jewelry. You’ll sit down with a designer to collaborate and discuss all of the possibilities. Reviewing photos, sketches and actual pieces. Through this process we can develop a basic sketch, advise you on stone quality, precious metals, comfort and wear.
Custom Jewelry Design Approval
We will create computer-aided design (CAD) drawings and render it as a photo-realistic image. We want your custom made jewelry to be perfect, so we will alter the rendering until it meets your expectations. If we are providing a center stone for you, we will also have you select your favorite from a few different options.
Custom Jewelry 3D Wax Model
Once you have approved the sketches, a three-dimensional wax model of your design will be made. This is an extremely accurate preview of the final product. At this stage of the custom jewelry design process we want to make sure the rendering is translating into the piece of jewelry of your dreams.
Casting and Finishing Your Custom Made Jewelry
We carefully bring out the shine, texture and details in creating the metal version of the product. Our master gem setters artfully set each stone by hand, using extreme care to ensure quality. Before presenting you with the finished piece, we carefully carry out a detailed examination to ensure that every step of the process has yielded a design that will far exceed your expectations.
The Finished Product
You receive a beautiful, one-of-a-kind piece of heirloom quality jewelry that will be enjoyed for generations to come. When you design your own jewelry with Nelson Coleman Jewelers, we keep you involved in the process. We want to make sure you are delighted with the final product, so we welcome your opinions and critiques throughout the custom jewelry design process.