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Reinventing Your Engagement Ring

Reinventing Your Engagement Ring

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Our client never took her ring off, one day when she went to take it off she no longer was able to. But, more importantly, she wanted a new setting and to refresh the look. We were able to remove her ring and band and create a new ring with two beautiful sapphires surrounding her original diamond. It’s so fun to reinvent and recreate!

A story of reinvention: One Emerald Bracelet becomes Five Emerald Rings

A story of reinvention: One Emerald Bracelet becomes Five Emerald Rings

Our client Cheri was kind enough to share her story of reinventing her Mom’s emerald bracelet below: “My Mom always wanted an emerald and somewhere after her 4th child was born Dad decided it was time to give her ..her first “service stripe” (the emerald bracelet) for a job well done. Because it is my… Continue Reading

Complimentary Jewelry Evaluations on Thursdays

Complimentary Jewelry Evaluations on Thursdays

Many of us have jewelry we no longer wear, perhaps it is a change in fashion, or a new lifestyle. We make mental notes about someday using these items to fund new experiences. Whether the process seems enticing or intimidating, every Thursday we offer complimentary evaluations of those fine jewelry items about which you are curious and potentially… Continue Reading

Ben Shemano Jewelry Featured on Smashing The Glass

Ben Shemano Jewelry Featured on Smashing The Glass

We are featured in Smashing the Glass’s blog about our client, Alex and Natalya’s  wedding and happy to be a part of it all.  Ben Shemano Jewelry custom-designed their wedding bands and helped Natalya find her perfect pair of vintage-inspired sapphire and diamond earrings. Check out the blog and see pictures or their amazing wedding.… Continue Reading

Ben Shemano Jewelry Wins The J.’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Jeweler!

Ben Shemano Jewelry Wins The J.’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Jeweler!

Here’s what they said, “If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, then these Bay Area jewelers must be her favorite place to hang out. From custom designs to vintage finds, these jewelers bring the sparkle. Ben Shemano is a San Francisco estate and custom jewelry dealer, specializing in buying and selling jewelry, watches, diamonds and… Continue Reading

Custom-made: An Anniversary Gift

A customer wanted a special ruby for a pendant as an anniversary gift. We found this over 5 carat oval beauty and set it as the customer wished in two rows of diamonds set with U prongs. We were very happy with the result, and more importantly the customers both loved it. By the way,… Continue Reading