CED Blog

Diana: Appreciating Transformative Power

January 24, 2018

What did you want to see reflected in your custom CED piece?

I am a photographer and love clean, minimal designs. I told her I wanted my ring to look like a camera, but only an interpretation, a hint, a feeling, not a literal design. And when people look at my gorgeous ring, they say it looks like a camera. So it is really perfect for me.

Indelible by Sculpture to Wear

December 5, 2017

Indelible is the return of SCULPTURE TO WEAR Gallery in Los Angeles. A 4 day exhibition of International contemporary studio jewelry and wearable art curated by Lisa M. Berman.

Earthly Delights: Gems I love

April 5, 2017

As Earth Day approaches, I’ve been thinking about all the gifts the Earth gives us, or as I like to call them, Earthly Delights. My most favorite Earthly Delight? Gems.

Creatives We Love: Zava Mastercuts

November 30, 2016

Everyone knows how important it is to find the stone that suits you; whether for that special occasion or just because it is pretty! I met Clay Zava of Zava Mastercuts many years ago at the Tucson Gem Fair while shopping for my clients and looking for inspiration in new jewels. His unique style and

Creatives We Love: Space Unseen

October 26, 2016

A few weeks ago, we had the honor of being featured on Space Unseen, so today we thought we would return the favor.

The Land of Larimar

August 11, 2016

On our recent 8-day sailing trip around the British Virgin Islands, I discovered Larimar, a gorgeous stone, in shop windows all over the islands.

A Few of Our Favorite Gem Cutters

July 13, 2016

Some of our favorite gem cutters are listed here, each has their own unique style and truly enjoys the artistic expression found through their craft.

June Birthstones

June 2, 2016

Five of the 12 months have more than one birthstone. June babies, you can start requesting gifts with your birthstones: pearl, Alexandrite, and moonstone.

Eyeing Emeralds

May 4, 2016

As the May birthstone, emeralds are often thought to be a symbol of love and rebirth, fitting since the stone looks like spring itself.