Custom Jewelry

  Bernardine Fine Custom Jewelry


Artist Jewelry ~ Handmade ~ Custom Design

custom bracelet

Previous commissions by Jewelry Artist Nancy Bernardine

skip the talk, let me see the examples ...

custom earrings

This is the process to create a unique custom design for you:

After talking with you, via email and/or phone, I work up a design based on our discussions about the stones, shape, overall size, and estimated price.

Next, I add a private page to my website with digital image(s) of the design created for you.

Sometimes, the design is developed from an existing piece of my jewelry (substituting different stone(s) or stone shapes), or it may be a completely new design based on our conversations.


I use a graphic editor to create the image(s) so you can "see" what the piece will look like. Now, we have an actual picture to work from and you can make suggestions, comments, or modifications.

This way, when we arrive at a final design, we both know what the piece will look like. To paraphrase, you can be sure that not only did I hear what you said, but also that I understood what you wanted. smilie face

Some of the pages below show both the draft of a design and an image of the finished jewelry, some do not. It just depends on whether I was able to take a good photo before I mailed the piece off.



I believe it is an exceptional privilege to be able to work at what I love - creating jewelry and cutting stones.

I have the incredible opportunity to work with clients to create beautiful handcrafted custom jewelry that will be treasured as a special gift or purchased "because you deserve it"!

Please call or email if you would like to work together on a special piece.

Listed below are examples of design pages created when someone asked for a custom design.

Please call or  email if you would like to work together on a special piece.


Examples of Handmade Custom Jewelry Designs

Use the links below to see examples of previously created custom design jewelry.

Custom Bracelet Design

Custom Ring Design

Custom Pendant Design

Custom Earring Design

custom bracelet

Drusy Bracelets
(6 examples)



custom ring

Men's Rings

Boulder Opal, Chrysoprase Ring


custom pendant

Drusy Variscite Pendant

Drusy Chrysocolla Pendant


custom earrings

Amethyst, Larimar Earrings

Spectrolite / Earrings Gold


napkin ring Sterling Silver napkin Rings custom napkin ring



Please note:  

I am a custom jewelry designer.  I only make jewelry based on my own original designs.

Please do not ask me to copy or reproduce another jeweler's design, to make jewelry from a design created by you or someone else, or to work from a picture.

I am very pleased to work with you to create a new unique design in my signature style that will incorporate gemstones, metals and components of your choice, but for many business and legal reasons I do not make jewelry from design's created by others.

So, if you already have a design, it is best that you contact a local jewelry shop that employs a bench jeweler where you can discuss your design with them.

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