Note: All prices are approximate and can vary with the difficulty of the job. These prices reflect approx. $1,200 gold fix and £40 per hour workshop rate.
Ladies-9ct, 14ct, 18ct
(single color, bright finish)
*Note: ladies rings over 3mm are charged as Gents*
Each Additional Size £8
(rings over 3 sizes are priced by material and labour)
(carved, grooved, Florentine)
Larger: up to one size £22
Each Additional size £15.00
(two-tone rings) est. only
Gents 9ct, 14ct,18ct
(single color, bright finish)
Larger: up one size £22-£28
Each Additional Size £15-£18
(Note: Heavy gents rings are priced by material and labour. Please ask for an estimate)
Chain Soldering and Repair:
Simple Chain Repairs £8-£12
Re-weave Rope £18-£25
Solder Charms on Bracelet £10 ea.
Solder Jump Rings £6
Furnish Jump Rings £8-£12
4 Tips £25
6 Tips £30
1st four tips £8 ea.
Each additional tip £5 ea.
(simple round stone prong setting)
up to 12 pts £8-£10
13 to 24 pts £10-£12
25 to 49 pts £12-£15
50 to 74 pts £15-£18
75 to 99 pts £25-£35
1 carat and larger £35 & up
Setting Fancy Shaped Stones
Due to the added labor over round stones, the average price to set fancy shapes is approx. :
£18-£25 up to a 1/2 carat
£25-£35 up to a 3/4 carat
£35 up to a 1 carat
£45 and up for larger stones NOTE: These prices are based on £40 per hour shop time and can change with the complexity of the setting and the time involved.
Platinum Ring Sizing:
Each Additional Size £35 & up
Due to the nature of Platinum, the clean-up and polish takes considerably more labor than gold or silver.
Sterling Silver Designer Rings:
This price includes the re-finishing and re-oxidation of the piece.
Miscellaneous Ring Repair:
Sizing beads average £18-£35 to install depending on the metal and the types of gemstones involved.
Soldering Rings together averages £15-£18 and includes joining the rings in multiple locations for strength. Soldering cracks or breaks averages £12-£15
Head and shanks for round Stones:
(All prices are approx.)
Solder head to ring £12-£18
Setting fee see above
Findings are our cost plus 30% markup on that day‘s gold price. For expensive clasps and findings, please call for an estimate. All customers are welcome and encouraged to furnish all findings with your jobs.
Casting clean up:
Gold or Silver £35 & up
Platinum £45 & up
Chris Simpson Designs specializes in creating new custom pieces. We can assist you with the design, or use your sketches and photos to create CAD designs.
CAD Design service:
Initial renders for client approval £ 25
CAD design £50 & up
Rapid Prototyping £20 & up
RENDER, CAD & WAX package £70 & up
Product renders for websites £25 & up
3D printing of files supplied £20 & up
Alterations of clients CAD files £30 & up
Our rapid prototyping is the fastest in the industry with the ability to print and ship to a caster of your choice the same day!
Please call to discuss this Premier service before 10am weekdays.
Rhodium Plating £25
Mask and Rhodium £30-£40
Gold Plating £18 & up
Appraisals £25 first item £10 every other.
(complex pieces by the hour)
Magnetic Tumbling call for est.
Laser Welding £35-£45 ea.
NOTE: Chris Simpson Designs assumes no responsibility for setting gemstones at any time.