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Brian Gavin Sets Re-cut Princess Cut Diamond into a Customized Split Shank Diamond Ring…

In July a customer wrote in inquiring about the possibility of re-cutting a princess cut diamond that she had kept safely in its box for several years. It weighed 1.24 carats and was not a great performer due to its very average cut. She sent it in for evaluation and was aware that the diamond […]

Brian Gavin’s Customer is Thrilled with her Diamond Recut and Custom Ring Reset…

Suzanne contacted us wanting to know more about our diamond recut services. Her husband had bought her a 1.45 I VVS2 princess cut that just wasn’t performing the way she wanted it to. She sent it in for evaluation and Brian provided feedback as to what he felt he could do to make it a […]

Another Successful Diamond Recut Project by Brian Gavin…

A few months ago we received an e-mail from a longtime customer whose mother had dropped her ring and the diamond was chipped. She asked us if I could take a look at it and see if I could salvage it for her. On receiving it, I did my usual workup on the diamond and […]

Brian Gavin Recuts an Old Engagement Ring Diamond and gives it an “Extreme Makeover”…

I have received countless requests asking me how I approach my decision making process when recutting diamonds. The art of recutting a diamond is very different from the art of cutting a diamond from the rough. When cutting stones from the rough, I aim for one particular combination of angles which has been my recipe […]