Black Betty offers a bespoke service for both men and women. Whether an engagement ring, special signet ring, engraved cufflinks or perhaps you don't have something in mind, need something altered or want to combine some special pieces to create a signature heirloom. We can work from a picture or create your perfect design from scratch.
If you can imagine it, we can create it.
Guide to Diamonds
When it comes to finding the perfect diamond, it is all about the four C's.
Take a look at some of the topics below to learn about our bespoke process
What stones can I use?
Because we mainly source our stones in India, we have an enormous selection at our finger tips of different qualities & varieties. If you are unsure, have a look at our stone guide here.
Can I supply my own stones?
Yes, we are more than happy use or re set your stones. Bring them along with you to a consultation so we can which designs they will lend themselves to best.
What metals do you work with?
We only work with precious metals so you have the choice of silver (with gold vermeil) or yellow, rose or white gold (either 9, 14 or 18 carat) and platinum. We are also more than happy to work with passed down heirlooms as long as the metals are pure.
Can your jewellers help me with my design?
Our jewellers are highly experienced and so we are able to offer nearly any design style. Our jewellery is all hand made with each gemstone being slightly different therefore making each piece unique. Please allow for subtle variations in each piece.
I don't know my ring size
We or another professional jeweller can help you obtain the correct ring size. If you are surprising your partner another option is to bring us a ring they currently wear and we can judge the size accordingly. We cannot however be held responsible for the size being incorrect, however we can always resize your piece for a small fee. If you have any concerns about your ring size then pop into one of our studios and have your finger measured for us to get the perfect fit.
How much will my bespoke piece cost?
Due to each piece being unique, the costing for each item varies. It is best to decide on your budget before hand, we will then work around it. The first consultation is free. After which we will send you a quote. Once the quote has been accepted we will need 50% deposit of the total for manufacturing to start.
How long will it take to create my piece?
Depending on the amount of work we have at the time we usually need 2 to 4 weeks for manufacturing, after the quote has been accepted and the stone has been sourced.
The Next Steps
Use the form below to get in touch about your ideas, any stones you are wanting and budget. Please also send us a time and date that would suit you best for a consultation.