Colored Gemstones are Always Attractive in Custom Rings

14kt Otter Ring with a Lavender Sapphire

Sometimes a beautiful gem becomes available to Walker Goldsmiths so I try to creation some yummy tidbit in case folks are looking for something special.  Always attractive and special are one of a kind custom rings. The little sensuous Otter Ring that I created for our Potlatch Ring Collection was a fun […] Read more »

A Nature Inspired Custom Engagement Ring with a Beautiful Sapphire

Sterling Silver and Sapphire Gemstone Custom Engagement Ring

Megan and Kris came to Walker Goldsmiths hunting for a unique Custom Engagement Ring.  They’re both nature lovers and most comfortable with symbols of the earth on their important jewelry.  This, of course, is very appealing to me, the garden and outdoors girl.  Megan kept talking about wanting a ring […] Read more »

Custom Wedding Ring with a Christmas Star (Sapphire) from Afghanistan

Midnight blue Star Sapphire White Gold Ring

Beautiful Melanie contacted Walker Goldsmiths about setting her Star Sapphire into a Custom Wedding Ring. We’ve known Melanie since she was a very little girl and now she’s a grown up wife of a soldier that we’ve know for a long time too. Brandon is on his second deployment and […] Read more »

Leslie’s Elegant and Sophisticated Custom Memorial Ring

14kt Memorial Ring from Recycled Family jewelry

When Leslie contacted Walker Goldsmiths about making a Custom Memorial Ring for her we invited her to come out to the Studio. She and her family live in our area and it was fun to meet friends of our kids’ friends! Leslie is the neighbor of one of our daughters’ friends […] Read more »

Recycling Family Gold for a Special Christmas Gift

Recycling Family Gold for a Special Christmas Gift

Recycling Family Gold for a special Christmas gift is one of Walker Goldsmiths’ favorite jobs. Donna had arranged for Walker Goldsmiths to recycle family gold for her own ring and there was gold left over from that experience. She had us hold on to it until she could figure out […] Read more »

Another Fun and Romantic Story Ring

14kt Palladium White Gold Surfer Story Ring

Another fun and romantic “Story Ring” by Walker Goldsmiths is off to surprise a customer’s husband on their 10th Anniversary.  Zea got a hold of Walker Goldsmiths telling us that she and her fiancé had spent some lovely romantic time on Cape Henelopen in Delaware. They married and were now […] Read more »

Trade Beads and a Prehistoric Artifact

Artifact of Prehistoric Walrus Harpoon Head "Shaft Socket" with Blue and Green Trade Beads

Here at Walker Goldsmiths I love to create Trade Bead Jewelry especially with Prehistoric Artifacts, because Trade Beads are themselves artifacts from bygone eras. That’s not to say that they aren’t collected and sold and traded today, but they are more a beautiful historic curiosity than a currency of sorts. […] Read more »

Lavender Star Sapphires on Custom Surfer Wedding Rings are Beautiful

White gold and Lavender Star Sapphires on Custom Surfer Wedding Rings

Walker Goldsmiths has had an interesting experience making our “Custom Surfer Wedding Rings” for a couple who live and surf in Australia and around the world.  We did it all through emailing back and forth and mailing finished rings to the Czech Republic, where the wedding was to be and […] Read more »

Sharon’s Choice Trade Bead Necklace

Long Cobalt Russian and Venetian Fancy Trade Beads

I display Trade Beads on our Walker Goldsmiths website to introduce the collections that are for sale and to highlight some wonderful history.  I can say that each necklace that I’ve created is a collection of authentic antique beads with amazing histories. The posts here on Walker Goldsmiths and on […] Read more »