In pave style of jewelry, gems are held in place with tiny metal prongs or beads that are nearly hidden by the close set stones. Traditional pave settings can use a variety of stone sizes …

A diamond engagement ring can be a significant expense for a couple and you want to make sure the ring is absolutely the perfect one for you. Perhaps you have inherited a family heirloom diamond, …

Resetting a diamond into a platinum engagement ring requires the assistance of a professional jeweler, as platinum is a soft and expensive metal that is less durable than gold or silver and risks scratching or …

This brief introduction will provide you with the basic knowledge you need to place and remove gems from ring settings. You’ll learn what tools are needed, what the basic techniques are and what to watch …

Measure the size of each loose gemstone you intend to set. Determine the gemstones width, length and depth in millimeters using a ruler. Note that basket settings are categorized according to their size in millimeters. …

People don’t really focus too much on the setting of a stone within a ring, but it can really make a ring look gorgeous or not. There are many types of ring settings, although some …

Gemstones come in an array of shapes, sizes, colors and cuts. Natural treasures from the earth, gemstones lend their vibrant hues and sparkle to all types of jewelry. Typically, gemstones are set before they are …