Rainy Day Blues Trade Beads

Rainy Day Blues Trade Beads

Rainy Day Blues Trade Bead Necklace and Earring Set by Walker Goldsmiths is always  fun to wear.  These shades of blue Trade Beads are bright and sparkly. They are always attractive, kind of Bohemian yet historical and semi formal.  Their history is fascinating.  The center focus bead is an 1800’s […] Read more »

Grandmother’s Diamond Solitaire Saved by Recycling

Leigh Ann's Solitaire

Grandmother’s Diamond Solitaire Ring was the result of Walker Goldsmiths working with Leigh Ann who wanted to recreate a family heirloom.  Leigh Ann sent us her grandmother’s 14kt white gold filigree ring to see if we could fix it and replace the diamond.  Sadly we had to tell her that it was so […] Read more »

Trade Beads …Salish Sea with White Caps

Trade Beads ...Salish Sea with White Caps

  Trade Beads …Salish Sea with White Caps, Necklace and Earrings set was a joy to make here at Walker Goldsmiths.  Creating this trade bead necklace design had me remembering my childhood chasing around in little speedboats on the Salish Sea. I grew up on the Tulalip Reservation in Port […] Read more »

A Mariner’s Ring for a Diver

Armando in "Full Gear"

  Angie came to Walker Goldsmiths wanting to repair her Wedding Ring, but most importantly she wanted to surprise her fisherman husband with a remarkable compass design Mariner’s Ring as an Anniversary Gift.  We really love these kids so it was exceptional fun to do this.  It was all to be […] Read more »

Aleut Sunset Trade Bead Necklace

Aleut Sunset Trade Bead Necklace

                                      This Aleut Sunset Trade Bead Necklace by Walker Goldsmiths is a beautiful collection of trade beads reminiscent of a late summer sunset in the Aleutian Islands.  The Aleutians are amazing islands located […] Read more »

Princess Cut Diamond Engagement and Wedding Rings

Princess Cut Diamond Engagement and Wedding Rings

Nicole wanted Walker Goldsmiths to make her a Princess Cut Diamond Engagement Ring so Walker Goldsmiths went shopping for her and Jake.  Owen found the perfect Princess cut diamond for Nicole.  She wanted it set up high in a crown so Owen found a sturdy 4 prong 14 kt white gold […] Read more »

Trade Bead Elegance

Elegant Trade Beads

Trade Bead Elegance, ancient authentic Trade Beads collected and strung by Janet Walker.  This beautiful composition was wonderful fun to string up. The center Venetian Red faceted bead is the fantastic centerpiece.  The interesting story about these ancient Red Venetian Glass beads, other than individually made and hand faceted by little […] Read more »

Trade Beads – Grizzly In the Cedars

Trade Beads - Grizzly In the Cedars

Grizzly In the Cedars, Trade Beads with Handcarved Sterling Silver Grizzly Bear Pendant created by Walker Goldsmiths.  The authentic, antique Trade Beads in this necklace are Carnelian, Coral, Orange Padres, Jasper, Jet, Onyx, Jade, Horn, Amber, Watermelon Chevrons and Venetian Fancy’s, all strung up with a Black Lip Pearl Shell […] Read more »

Potlatch Ready, Let’s Go! Trade Beads with Handcarved Sterling Earrings

Potlatch Ready, Let's Go! Trade Beads and Handcarved Salmon Earrings

“Potlatch Ready, Let’s Go!” Trade Beads with Handcarved Sterling Earrings was an inspired piece for me to create here at Walker Goldsmiths.  The traditional Hudson’s Bay White Hearts with their cheerful red glass layer over white glass, together with the Venetian Fancy Spotted Cranberries are party perfect. I teamed them […] Read more »

Red Gold Celtic Loveknot Diamond Engagement Ring

Red Gold Loveknot Diamond Engagement Ring

This Red Gold Celtic Loveknot Diamond Engagement Ring was a joy for Walker Goldsmiths to create.   We were contacted by the bride-to-be’s mother and her fiance’ to make this family heirloom for the bride.  It was to be somewhat of a surprise.  The diamond for this ring is a gift/heirloom from […] Read more »