Custom Designed Jewelry
We create custom jewelry using a variety of styles and techniques. Pictured to the right are computer renderings we were able to provide our clients before casting their custom design. This is such a great tool for giving a person a true feel for what they will end up with. Irv’s works with gold, silver and platinum, we have 1000’s of loose gemstones, finished and ready to come alive in a piece designed especially for you. Do you have old pieces that you might not wear anymore or precious sentimental jewelry that just isn’t your style? We could talk about re-designing them into something that you will be able to enjoy as much as you cherish! Getting married? Couples come to us for hand crafted one of a kind sets. We have created wedding rings with everything from sapphires to meteorite with diamonds. Stop by, have a coffee from “Java Rocks” our in-store coffee bar and let’s talk about what you like.
Jewelry Repair and Restoration
From normal wear and tear to bigger issues, we can help you. Stop by and let’s evaluate the situation, it’s a good idea to have your jewelry checked every 6 to 8 months for prong wear, cracked or worn bands, loose stones or any number of conditions. It’s always free for us to take a look!.
Charges for cutting from rough are $110. + $10.00 per carat on the finished weight of the stone. We carry a large variety of finished stones as well as faceting rough. We are great at matching stones for replacement. We also offer gemstone repair and re-polishing. Colored stone jewelry is loved, so it get’s worn alot. Over time colored stones can begin to show wear and tear, we can usually fix that by re-polishing the crown of your gem, losing very little material so that it can be set right back into the jewelry it came from. Contact us for estimate and shipping instructions.
In Store Cabochon Cutting
We are a fully operating lapidary shop and “cabbing” and “inlay” work are popular services we offer. Charges start at $65.00 and go up from there depending on size and material. We have over 40 years experience cutting gems and work on everything from agates to precious opal. Being a “stones” throw away from idaho, we cut a great many idaho star garnets as well. If you haven’t gone “garnet hunting” at emerald creek…you should and that’s all we’re saying.
Oversea’s Stone Cutting
This is a wonderful option for your smaller, or semi-precious materials. The stones turn out beautiful and it’s so affordable. Save your money for the gold or silver you decide to put them in. The charges for overseas cutting are $10.00 + $10.00 per carat for each stone, based on the finished weight. This is for faceting or cabochon style cutting. There is a 10 stone or $100.00 minimum order. We ask for a deposit of half down on a minimum order and the balance on delivery. Please contact us before shipping stones for more information.