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Since quite a few James Meyer rings are rolling into the forum, I thought it would be fun to have a thread devoted to this style.

So...let's see 'em!
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I'll start:

James Meyer bezel--non-rhodium plated wg with platinum bezel and wraps.
1.85 K - VS1

https://www.pricescope.com/community/threads/james-meyer-bezel-reset-has-arrived.97999/

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Stunning!! I love the unplated gold. So will that stay that colour forever now? Sorry if its a silly question
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Also what camera do you have? Your photos are amazing!
 

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Date: 2/20/2009 4:47:55 PM
Author: Maisie
Stunning!! I love the unplated gold. So will that stay that colour forever now? Sorry if its a silly question
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Also what camera do you have? Your photos are amazing!

Yup--the color is stable. I love the unplated gold, because it''s permanent. I also love the hint of warmth!

I took these pics with a little Canon powershot.
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Thanks hon!!
 

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Yummy, I think this is going to be my new favorite thread!
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Coati -- Is your wedding band also unplated?
 

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Date: 2/20/2009 4:51:36 PM
Author: poshpepper
Yummy, I think this is going to be my new favorite thread!
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Coati -- Is your wedding band also unplated?

Hiya Posh!
Yup--our bands are nonplated wg.

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*sigh* I so adore this ring! Even my husband, who could not care less about rings, did a double take when I showed him JM''s website!

Interesting to know about the white gold too-I just read that recently on here about it being rhodium plated! I knew sterling silver is sometimes plated but didn''t know they did that to white gold too! Does yellow gold get plated then too or no?
 

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Date: 2/20/2009 5:04:12 PM
Author: packrat
*sigh* I so adore this ring! Even my husband, who could not care less about rings, did a double take when I showed him JM's website!


Interesting to know about the white gold too-I just read that recently on here about it being rhodium plated! I knew sterling silver is sometimes plated but didn't know they did that to white gold too! Does yellow gold get plated then too or no?

Thanks packrat!

wg is commonly rhodium plated. I don't like it because it's not permanent, and because I like the warmth and texture of non plated. Rhodium plated gold also tends to have a chrome like finish--some like this look, but I prefer the nonplated.

Yellow gold is not plated, because, it needs to stay...yellow!
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Ahhhhh Coatie, as always your ring is simply TDF!!!!!!!!!
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Date: 2/20/2009 5:09:40 PM
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Ahhhhh Coatie, as always your ring is simply TDF!!!!!!!!!
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Thanks Miss!!
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I can't wait to see the others roll in...Butterbean?

Lurkers with JM...delurk and post please!
 

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Coati~I can''t get enough of that beauty! Gorgeous! Thanks for starting this thread. Can''t wait to see the others!
 

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Ooo Oo oo (a la Horshack)
Here''s my Ann McKay (old JM design) moonstone ring
(p.s. Coati, I am SO in love with your ring!!)

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Date: 2/20/2009 5:13:39 PM
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Coati~I can''t get enough of that beauty! Gorgeous! Thanks for starting this thread. Can''t wait to see the others!

Thanks Burk!
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Date: 2/20/2009 5:19:04 PM
Author: paeony
Ooo Oo oo (a la Horshack)

Here''s my Ann McKay (old JM design) moonstone ring

(p.s. Coati, I am SO in love with your ring!!)

Oh I adore this ring!!
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Thank you so much for sharing! It''s truly beautiful. I want one now!
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Here''s my finger looking crazy, but shows the moonstone nicely

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Date: 2/20/2009 5:20:47 PM
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Date: 2/20/2009 5:19:04 PM
Author: paeony
Ooo Oo oo (a la Horshack)

Here''s my Ann McKay (old JM design) moonstone ring

(p.s. Coati, I am SO in love with your ring!!)

Oh I adore this ring!!
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Thank you so much for sharing! It''s truly beautiful. I want one now!
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Any more pics?
Thanks Coati!
Honestly, I''ve sort of collected moonstones for years and this one is really in another league-- I love it
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Date: 2/20/2009 5:30:17 PM
Author: paeony
Thanks Coati!

Honestly, I''ve sort of collected moonstones for years and this one is really in another league-- I love it
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I adore it with the band! Did Ann McKay make the band? I love it, and yes you have enabled me.
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I love moonstone--such an interesting gem. Yours is a beauty. Please post more pics if you feel like it. I''d love to see the profile. I love their designs--so simple and modern yet antique at the same time. Wonderful!
 

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oh heavens, coati showed her ring again...my mouth is full of drool which is spilling to the floor. pardon me, i need to grab a mop...
 

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Date: 2/20/2009 5:33:17 PM
Author: coatimundi

Date: 2/20/2009 5:30:17 PM
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Thanks Coati!

Honestly, I''ve sort of collected moonstones for years and this one is really in another league-- I love it
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(not to enable you or anything...
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I adore it with the band! Did Ann McKay make the band? I love it, and yes you have enabled me.
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I love moonstone--such an interesting gem. Yours is a beauty. Please post more pics if you feel like it. I''d love to see the profile. I love their designs--so simple and modern yet antique at the same time. Wonderful!
Thanks-- the band is from Etsy-- just very lightly textured and super thin!
I''ll try to get pics of the profile a little later
I totally agree about their designs-- simple and so timeless, and I mean TIMELESS.. I could imagine them being in style hundreds/thousands of years ago (and hundreds of years to come!)
(can''t wait to see your''s one day .. heh heh
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