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Re: FCD CAD assistance request

I'm following this thread with fascination, what a wonderful project Chrono! I hope the next design idea you receive is wonderful. I admire your patience.

by mariedtiger

July 25th, 2014, 9:39 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: FCD CAD assistance request

Replies: 348

Views: 4897
Re: A couple on going projects

That spinel ring is fantastic. I love love love it. The spinel is gorgeous! The garnet ring is beautiful, the color combination is delicious, almost fruity.

by mariedtiger

July 24th, 2014, 11:40 pm

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: A couple on going projects

Replies: 38

Views: 686
Re: Amethyst studs

Ah, what a wonderful story, great husband and good looking earrings! :appl:

by mariedtiger

July 24th, 2014, 12:41 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Amethyst studs

Replies: 9

Views: 244

by mariedtiger

July 24th, 2014, 12:25 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Finally...My adventure is over(Fncy intense engagement ring)

Replies: 19

Views: 477
Re: My new Montana sapphire E-ring!!! With custom wedding ba

I love the story and sentiment behind this ring set. What a fabulous end result. Wear it in good health.

by mariedtiger

July 23rd, 2014, 7:58 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: My new Montana sapphire E-ring!!! With custom wedding band

Replies: 28

Views: 513
Re: fancy colored diamond necklace project

That will be one spectacular necklace, and what fun in the meantime, collecting! =)

by mariedtiger

July 23rd, 2014, 6:37 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: fancy colored diamond necklace project

Replies: 32

Views: 1043
Re: 0.42ct Light Pinkish Brown Pear, need help with setting!

Hi spindlyoyster,

Did you ever set this diamond? It would be lovely to see pictures. What was your experience with Denir Diamonds?

by mariedtiger

July 23rd, 2014, 4:34 am

Forum: RockyTalky

Topic: 0.42ct Light Pinkish Brown Pear, need help with setting!

Replies: 2

Views: 303
Re: Trade members: Show us your fav red, white or blue piece

I love this thread, such beautiful pieces of jewelry!

by mariedtiger

July 23rd, 2014, 12:33 am
Global announcement: Trade members: Show us your fav red, white or blue piece!

Replies: 34

Views: 2019
Re: Trade members: Show us your ONE favorite piece! A little

Erik Carlson GG|1395812132|3641524 wrote:My personal favorite 7.2 carat natural non-heated vivid orange sapphire

(I really wish I could post on PS more often :) )


Seeing this simply makes me happy. Gorgeous!

by mariedtiger

July 22nd, 2014, 8:36 am

Forum: RockyTalky

Topic: Trade members: Show us your ONE favorite piece! A little fun

Replies: 217

Views: 13722
Re: 3 CT Sapphire antique dinner ring setting w .80ct diamon

Wonderful ring! Jeans and bling is a gorgeous combination.

by mariedtiger

July 21st, 2014, 11:48 pm

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: 3 CT Sapphire antique dinner ring setting w .80ct diamonds

Replies: 28

Views: 640
Re: Road To Morogoro

Such a lovely thought, gift, craftmanship. I like the contrast of the gold and the purple spinel. The best gift in the world.

by mariedtiger

July 21st, 2014, 11:46 pm

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Road To Morogoro

Replies: 35

Views: 476
Re: at what size would you switch to a CS

As one who mostly has a teeny tiny budget I want to say that I've felt there is much space on CS for personal preference and budget. I understand and honor the opposite experiences, at the same time as I want to share mine. When I was sad over my included strong blue with some grey aquamarine which ...

by mariedtiger

July 21st, 2014, 2:41 pm

Forum: RockyTalky

Topic: at what size would you switch to a CS

Replies: 96

Views: 1938
Re: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

Chrono, hah, thanks! Wish I had a budget to match my tastes and flow of ideas. :naughty: Ah well, discernment is a good skill to learn.

by mariedtiger

July 17th, 2014, 10:38 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

Replies: 22

Views: 320
Re: My visit to Langerman Diamonds

Such lovely pictures! :Up_to_something: I love the fancy whites, I've seen small ones. The combination of the snowy white and the rainbow sparkle is unusual and cool.

by mariedtiger

July 17th, 2014, 10:27 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: My visit to Langerman Diamonds

Replies: 92

Views: 1160
Re: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

kenny|1405528837|3714498 wrote:Brooches are not currently in vouge, but I think one would make a wonderful canvas for your lovely FCD collection.
Brooches can be of a recognizable object or just free form.

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I would love especially this last one, what a piece of blingy art for autumn.

by mariedtiger

July 17th, 2014, 12:25 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

Replies: 22

Views: 320
Re: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

TL|1405527548|3714483 wrote:
mariedtiger|1405527403|3714480 wrote:I love your collection! I wanted to add this picture to the lovely ideas already presented, it's been in my idea folder for so long and this topic is inspiring.


Gorgeous, is it by Annette?


This is made by her sister Tina's studio Atelier Torbjorn Tillander, they are an amazingly talented family!

by mariedtiger

July 17th, 2014, 12:23 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

Replies: 22

Views: 320
Re: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

I love your collection! I wanted to add this picture to the lovely ideas already presented, it's been in my idea folder for so long and this topic is inspiring.

by mariedtiger

July 16th, 2014, 10:16 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Ideas for setting my small FCD collection?

Replies: 22

Views: 320
Re: Colored Stone E-rings/Eyecandy

TL,

Thank you!!! I'm in gemstone heaven. :appl: :love: I love your collection and those two have completely captured my heart. Your new camera takes really nice pictures.

by mariedtiger

July 16th, 2014, 9:07 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Colored Stone E-rings/Eyecandy

Replies: 2361

Views: 415262
Re: Fancy diamonds

I'm torn, as usual! :bigsmile: I seem to like unconventional yellows with all the "wrong" kinds of fluorescence, the most pricey kinds of oranges and pinks in the colors I like... well I keep thinking of the sapphires I could buy at the same price. I keep on playing, though, keeping my opt...

by mariedtiger

July 14th, 2014, 10:47 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Sapphire E-Ring Completed

That blue makes my head spin. Love it! Well done.

by mariedtiger

July 14th, 2014, 2:33 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Sapphire E-Ring Completed

Replies: 33

Views: 1046
Re: Tiffany Blue Book 5.5 Carat Tanzanite Ring

That color makes my heart beat faster. Beautiful!

by mariedtiger

July 12th, 2014, 8:43 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Tiffany Blue Book 5.5 Carat Tanzanite Ring

Replies: 14

Views: 778
Re: Mahenge Spinel and Diamond 7 Stone

I loved reading the story/history of the ring and what a divine ring it is. I could stare at the pictures the whole day!

by mariedtiger

July 12th, 2014, 8:31 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Mahenge Spinel and Diamond 7 Stone

Replies: 74

Views: 1211
Re: 1.5 carat mahenge set

TL, I'm sorry for the loss of your beloved pet. Loosing close animals is heart breaking. I love these pictures of your gems, they're so life like. Thanks for sharing! I instantly come to think of so many lovelies from your collection that I'd love to see pictures of, taken with this new camera. Do y...

by mariedtiger

July 12th, 2014, 8:20 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: 1.5 carat mahenge set

Replies: 48

Views: 1079
Re: Fancy diamonds

That one, with the blue stone, is my favorite and the one I'm going to use as main reference. I wonder if the blue referrs to blueberries and if those could be blueberry flowers? You're right!! I didn't know what blueberry flowers looked like, but here you go. You know what that means, though, now ...

by mariedtiger

July 12th, 2014, 2:12 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Fancy diamonds

That one, with the blue stone, is my favorite and the one I'm going to use as main reference. I wonder if the blue referrs to blueberries and if those could be blueberry flowers?

by mariedtiger

July 11th, 2014, 6:35 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Fancy diamonds

pinkjewel|1405025544|3710806 wrote:
mariedtiger|1405025271|3710798 wrote:
pinkjewel|1405024326|3710787 wrote:Aw, thanks!!

I especially love the tiny little flowere in that one ring that has the little diamonds peaking out- how delicate and pretty is that??!! I can just see a beautiful pink diamond in that setting.


I agree!

by mariedtiger

July 11th, 2014, 1:40 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Fancy diamonds

Here are a few of my inspiration pictures from Annette Tillander's page http://www.atillander.fi/en/ . Nothing definite yet, but something swirly, feminine, delicate is what I have in mind. those are lovely!!! Perfect for FCDs!! Thanks Pinkjewel! My thoughts exactly =) Plus, I remember when she mad...

by mariedtiger

July 10th, 2014, 2:47 pm

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Fancy diamonds

Those are so pretty! I would love an orange FCD but those are incredibly rare and expensive so I tend to go for orangish yellow for a more affordable option. Yes, they seem really difficult to find. I see yellowish oranges that I like pop up in the sold section at Leibish, almost weekly, but they n...

by mariedtiger

July 10th, 2014, 1:55 pm

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Fancy diamonds

TL|1405021117|3710735 wrote:
mariedtiger|1405013200|3710606 wrote:Here are a few of my inspiration pictures from Annette Tillander's page http://www.atillander.fi/en/ . Nothing definite yet, but something swirly, feminine, delicate is what I have in mind.


Wow, her work is gorgeous. Is she only in Finland??? :blackeye:


Yes, unfortunately... :(sad

by mariedtiger

July 10th, 2014, 1:52 pm

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540
Re: Fancy diamonds

Those are so pretty! I would love an orange FCD but those are incredibly rare and expensive so I tend to go for orangish yellow for a more affordable option. Yes, they seem really difficult to find. I see yellowish oranges that I like pop up in the sold section at Leibish, almost weekly, but they n...

by mariedtiger

July 10th, 2014, 11:44 am

Forum: Colored Stones

Topic: Fancy diamonds

Replies: 35

Views: 540