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Unique Gemstones for Engagement Rings

Lapidary, the art of cutting, polishing and carving a gemstone, has been perfected by these amazing artists. Often creating patented cuts, exclusive to their studios, these lapidaries enhance the natural beauty of gemstones to get the most sparkle and shine from each unique stone. So if uniqueness is important to you, a designer cut gemstone may be exactly what you are dreaming of.

Larry Woods

Tree of Life Engagement Ring with Larry Woods Medicine Wheel Cut PeridotUsing innovative gem cutting techniques, Larry Woods has a number of popular designer cuts, including the 'Medicine Wheel' cut. Using a combination of techniques, the round shape and precise angles give these gems their unique optical effect and appeal.

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John Dyer

Juicy Light Bezel Engagement Ring with John Dyer StarBrite Cut natural sapphire center stoneJohn Dyer is an award-winning master cutter and lapidary artist. We have been fortunate to place a number of his spectacular cut gemstones in our jewelry designs, the pairing of which resulted in stunning, one-of-a-kind pieces. 

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Mark Gronlund

Juicy Vintage Fleur de Lis Engagement Ring with Mark Gronlund Cut Sapphire Center StoneMark is a self-taught lapidary artist who loves to develop new cutting-edge techniques within the lapidary field. His unique cuts are sought after by gem collectors and jewelers alike. You can own one of his designer cut gemstones, showcased in your custom jewelry design!

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