Wondering what to do with a loose gemstone? Here are some examples of finished jewelry incorporating gemstones obtained from Mountain Lily Gems.
An exquisite 3.5 carat, round, brilliant cut, blue sapphire from Eldorado Bar, Montana, prong set in a 14K gold ring. (Gemstone faceting and setting by R. Drummond)
A very unusual 1.2 carat, parti-color sapphire from Anakie, Australia, set in a simple 14K gold pendant.
An elegant 14K yellow gold pendant slider with 3.5 carat, curved triangular brilliant cut, pink tourmaline from Siberia with diamond accent stones. Tourmaline faceted and set by R. Drummond.
Pendant and earring suite employing fine Mexican fire opals accented with diamonds and set in gold. (Designs by Kenneth Walker, crafted by Brenny McLaughlin, gemstones faceted by R. Drummond)
A simple but elegant 14K yellow gold pendant slider with 2.5 carat step cut Brazilian green tourmaline and 0.92 carat square brilliant cut Brazilian Imperial topaz. (Gemstones faceted by R. Drummond. Photo courtesy of L. Doyle)
The double fan cut is an unusual facet pattern that yields a gemstone of very irregular shape. Shown here is a creative pendant design in 14K gold that securely holds the gem and displays the rolling scintillation of the gem to its best effect. (Design by Kenneth Walker, crafted by Brenny McLaughlin, gemstone faceted by R. Drummond)
Shown to the left is a simple yet very attractive pendant design highlighting a 6.4 carat heart-shaped golden beryl set in 14K yellow gold; a heart in a heart. (Design by Kenneth Walker, crafted by Brenny McLaughlin, gemstone faceted by R. Drummond.)
Shown here is a simple 14K gold pendant in a heart-shaped design set with a 3.99 carat Oregon sunstone cut in a pear pattern. Jewelry design and fabrication by B. BeGhul of the Joyful Crow Fine Metalworks, Eugene, OR. Faceting by R. Drummond. (Photo courtesy of B. BeGhul)
Shown here is an attractive pendant highlighting a reddish-orange pendeloque-shaped Oregon sunstone set in platinum. (Photograph, design and setting by Barney BeGuhl of Joyful Crow Fine Metalworks, Eugene, Oregon. Faceting by R. Drummond)