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#621114 - 04/19/11 02:42 PM Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts?
Luke Thompson Offline
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Registered: 04/19/11
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Ok so I was looking at helzberg the other day for engagement rings for my girlfriend.. not that I can afford the ones we were looking at.. grin Anyway, I wanted to get an ideas for what she wanted in a ring, I told her that I would assimilate all the facts and build her a beautiful moissy. Ok. Did all that, however while in Helzberg the kind people showed us these wedding bands that are gorgeous. I would just go ahead and save up for it, but I am worried about the color contrast of diamonds and moissanite. this is a picture of the sleeve I want:

[img:center]http://s7ondemand1.scene7.com/is/image/HelzbergDiamonds/1763831-s7[/img]

Does anyone know how I could go about trying to get something like that either made by someone or if there is a place where I might find a similar item???


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#621483 - 04/20/11 12:40 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
Luke Thompson Offline
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Registered: 04/19/11
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Ok.. I found a start to answering my question...

Search under: Moissanite ring guard enhancer
and there are some to be found @

http://www.juliesjewels.com/ctgy-Engagement-Ring-Wraps-or-Ring-Guards.htm


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#621490 - 04/20/11 12:53 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
Luke Thompson Offline
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heh...lol those are all diamonds, except maybe 3... I might just wait to see what the ring I purchaced looks like with the ring guard at Helzberg...


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#621499 - 04/20/11 01:12 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
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I don't know much about these. Why wouldn't you just buy bands?



Edited by jcent (04/20/11 01:12 PM)
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#621505 - 04/20/11 01:37 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
Donella Offline
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There are also plenty of custom jewelers out there. My BF and I found one we love here in Oregon. Usually for custom work you don't go to an everyday mall jeweler. Our jeweler is more than happy to set a moissy, asha, cz....... you name it. (I think I am going to go with a moissy.) Working on a custom piece is also nice because you really feel like you were part of the entire ring process. Usually the jewelers keep the person purchasing the custom piece in the loop and that's sounds pretty fun to see it being created.


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#621509 - 04/20/11 01:54 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
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also check here: http://www.stuller.com/browse/bridal/guards-wraps-and-enhancers/
moissaniteco.com can order from this company and set it with moissanites for you...

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#621579 - 04/20/11 04:25 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
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Are you opposed to just 2 bands? Here is a low profile one I adore. http://www.moissaniteco.com/low-profile-moissanite-shared-prong-eternity-ring-p-10687.html

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#621586 - 04/20/11 04:40 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Allure]
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#621615 - 04/20/11 05:54 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
Ktrencha Offline
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Registered: 04/20/11
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I've always loved Green Lake Jewelry works in seattle. you design and approve the artists thoughts who makes the item for you. I had two wedding bands one on either side of my engagement ring in my last marriage, it was beautiful and the rings were made to contour to my ring perfectly... just a thought.


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#621673 - 04/20/11 07:51 PM Re: Moissanite jacket/sleeve inserts? [Re: Luke Thompson]
Luke Thompson Offline
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Registered: 04/19/11
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I really like the idea of having someone do custom work to try to make something similar. To be honest, I didn't even think of that. I don't even know if I knew I could do that! Thanks people!


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