The Gemstone Detective
Bastille Day 2017
Hot and sweltering in Seattle but not in the cool studio. Have a look around the revamped site. See something you like? Buy it! It won't be here for long. Fall is just around the corner.....
What is Reticulated Silver?
Reticulated Silver is a mix of sterling (.925), fine silver (.999) and copper (.075). The metal is repeatedly heated, quenched and pickled. During this process, the copper content is concentrated at the core of the metal, surrounded by a skin of fine silver. Then, during the reticulation process, a very hot flame from a jeweler’s torch is moved in a specific pattern to bring the copper core to a melting point that in turn creates a liquid within the silver skin. The path and angle of the flame affects the textures created, very often resembling a mountain peak,...
Some new galleries!
Freehand Gallery in Los Angeles, California now carries Ellen Lyons Jewelry Designs. Please visit them or their website: http://www.freehand.com
Heirloom and Bridal Jewelry
A complete line is available for the bride, the new mom and for any special occasion. The bridal line pieces are designed to be heirloom keepsakes. Free shipping on all orders here over $300.00. Standard Shipping $15.00
Come visit the Instagram page for Ellen Lyons Designs SingedFingers
SingedFingers is the place to see new designs and all WIP which = Works In Progress! A special offer is coming soon.