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My Perfect Wedding Proposal and Engagement Ring

My Perfect Wedding Proposal and Engagement Ring

I remember the moment clearly despite the rush of emotions. We were on the edge of a cliff staring at the Pacific Ocean. It was a warm, misty evening on the coast of Oregon, my 30th birthday. My boyfriend asked me to close my eyes

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Sunsets and New Jewelry Designs: How Venice Wished Me Happy Birthday

Sunsets and New Jewelry Designs: How Venice Wished Me Happy Birthday

The sky is bright red as the sun descends into the Adriatic Sea. I sit on a lonesome dock and watch. It is my birthday, and I am alone.

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A Film, A Foreigner and A Ring of Friendship

A Film, A Foreigner and A Ring of Friendship

I stow the ring in a Ziploc bag, hardly refined enough for the stunning stone it holds, but substantially easier to pack. I’ll put it in a nice box when I get to Brazil, so it will look perfect for Barbara.

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A Jewelry Education: My Dad's Secret Earring Wisdom

A Jewelry Education: My Dad's Secret Earring Wisdom

The rain pokes the back of my neck with a sharp, cold persistence, and the sky is the color of soot.

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Simon G.: Hand-Crafted Memories Preserved in Stone

Simon G.: Hand-Crafted Memories Preserved in Stone

There are small stretches of time in our lives when everything changes, when the world around us shifts; at Simon G., we want to help you capture those moments.

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