25th Anniversary Rings in Titanium Damascus

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We created this pair of bespoke rings for Karen and Richard featuring a design derived from the Harriss Spiral, a mathematical fractal curve based upon the golden ratio.
These rings were cut from a solid bar of ‘Titanium Damascus’ consisting of two different Titanium alloys carefully forge-welded together producing an organic, almost woodgrain like pattern intrinsic to the metal into which we cut the spiral design.
“Many thanks for all your help and encouragement with our 25th Anniversary rings. We are both delighted with the finished rings themselves but also really enjoyed the evolution process of design and choice of materials – we feel that we were very much involved in their creation, which makes them all the more special. Karen & Richard ”

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Sgian Dubh with Solid Sterling Silver Blade

Sgian Dubh with Solid Sterling Silver Blade
This Sgian Dubh was a special commission for Jamie, it has a solid Sterling Silver blade engraved with the family motto and the handle is carved from Rosewood. Jamie kindly emailed the following when he received it;
“Just a quick email to say all is here and arrived safely. I’m over the moon with the sgian dubh, definitely a hand down item through the generations. Can’t thank you both enough! I’ll be showing it off plenty and you’ll come highly recommended!”

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Cliffs of Moher Wedding Ring

Cliffs of Moher Wedding Ring
We designed and created this unique wedding ring for Blaine featuring the Cliffs of Moher which have a special significance as that is where he proposed. Central to the design is the traditional Claddagh symbol chosen by Blaine which represents love, loyalty and friendship.
“Got my ring and I can’t tell you how much I love it. It is amazing.
Thank you, thank you, thank you. Blaine”

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Isle of Jura Whisky Festival Sgian Brew

Isle of Jura Whisky Festival Sgian Brew
This Sgian Brew was a special project I crafted after visiting the Isle of Jura and attending the annual Whisky Festival. I’d been planning to get to this festival for a while as I grew up on the island and when we farmed there we fed our cattle with the malted barley draff from this distillery.
The wooden handle is carved from an Isle of Jura whisky cask. Sterling Silver ferrules and pins are fitted to the handle along with a Damascus Steel bottle opener ‘blade’. The lower ferrule band is engraved with a Celtic spiral design, inspired by the Corryvreckan whirlpool located at the north of the island. On the top of the handle is a pommel stone made from a pebble that I found on the beach by the Isle of Jura Distillery during my festival visit.
Fittingly the Sgian Brew has returned back to the Isle of Jura as it was purchased as a gift for an old friend who works at the distillery and who may have originally filled the very whisky cask it was made from !

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Tardis Kilt Pins & Brooches and a Titanium Wedding Ring

We created this unusual commission of a custom titanium wedding ring and also a set of Sterling Silver Tardises as kilt pins/brooches for Michael and Claire as their wedding had a Dr Who theme.
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Michael sketched the Aonach Eagach ridge so we used his design for his titanium wedding ring which has a sandblasted and heat treated surface.
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Michael and Claire kindly emailed us after their wedding;
“The Tardises received so many comments, people were saying they looked amazing and were such a brilliant finishing touch to our kilts and dresses.  I think they all wanted one!
We’re so happy with my ring.  It makes me think of mountains and my wife every time I look at it, remembering the day we got engaged and of course our wedding day.“ 

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Custom Made Damascus Steel Earrings

Damascus Earrings and Sgian Dubh
We were commissioned by her husband Josh to create this pair of custom Damascus earrings as a special gift to his wife Lyzz for their 10th wedding anniversary (hence the ‘X’ engraving). The Damascus steel matches the design of a Sgian Dubh that we made for Lyzz several years ago as a commission from her brother.
These earrings were cut from a steel plate of two contrasting alloys of Stainless Steel, layered and forge-welded together which gives the beautiful organic patterning to the steel.

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Unique Bear and Stag Wedding Rings

Bear-and-Stag-Rings
We created these unique wedding rings for Jamie and Jenn after discussing various ideas and using the couple’s own drawings inspired by ancient designs.
Jamie’s ring was crafted from a solid piece of Aerospace grade Titanium bar, featuring a Bear and Jenn’s ring is in Rose Gold and has a leaping Stag. Both rings also incorporate a spiral design flowing around the circumference of the rings.
The couple kindly emailed the following; “We’re really pleased with our rings. Rab and Tanya’s gentle coaxing helped us clarify a fairly broad design brief. The end result is everything we hoped for, two unique but thematically linked rings reflecting the union of their recipients. Thank you.”

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