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Erwin Springbrunn: Working with ‘a Master’

Its Friday night & the house is quiet. The kids are finally in bed after a 6am start & a full day of a 5 year olds questions; Can I get a rabbit? Why do sensor lights come on at night? Are snails just slugs with a shell? I don’t want to go to school […]

LC’s closet; We’re working with the fashion forward!

The ‘Fashion-forward’ has found us! Our ramblings on #Instagram lead us up some avenues, always perusing the latest fashion & seeing whats to come. We were not prepared when fashion found us, rather than the other way around! We had been constantly told about the likes of @retroflame, @sosueme, @lcscloset et al. But little did […]

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And now for something a little bit sapphire(y)

Forget the usual, choose a blue sapphire! Double halo rings are all the rage right now and whilst beautiful, we love to add some colour & depth to our one-of-a-kind pieces. This time, a sapphire got our ‘dressing up treatment’ & boy does it shine, with depth & clarity of vivid blue. We designed the ring […]

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A proposal with a difference; tying the knot with an unusual engagement ring?

We know, we know; diamonds are forever, we’ve heard it a million times! But recently we’re seeing a trend with clients wanting something that no-one else has and you know what, we think they’re right! Why not make your proposal with a coloured gemstone? Choosing an unusual engagement ring is hugely exciting, the variation in […]

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Purple Rain & Cocktails on a rainy Thursday

Its lashing rain on the skylights as we take photos of our newest creation. Purple Rain (for the week thats in it)? Or very wet, slate-grey, west of Ireland rain?  Were not sure whats falling on the windows, tucked away in the warmth of the design studio, camera flashing incessantly.  The colour of this stone lightens […]

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Pearl & Garnet Lily Ring

There have been a few colour combinations I have wanted to try with my jewellery in recent years.  Don’t get me wrong, diamonds are wonderful, but since we make a lot of wedding jewellery here in the design studio, I am constantly looking at white sparkles! Fabulous & all as diamonds are, even I get […]

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Re-design, re-model, re-love your old engagement ring

A ring has an inherent sentimental value; a piece with a legacy to wear into the future. But what if your old ring is a little outdated, the metal scratched or the setting crooked? It ends up sitting in a jewellery box, sad, lonely & unworn. Boo! Don’t leave it in the box; it deserves a new lease of life & […]

Designing for a designer?

 What do you do, when your textile designer friend comes looking with her fiancé for her engagement ring? We knew this was going to be a special commission, the lady likes the unusual!  We sourced the perfect stone, a green garnet, a unique shape, hand cut by one of Irelands lapidary masters. This garnet has amazing […]

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