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Concave-faceted Amethyst set in an engraved platinum ring. (J7415) Michelangelo believed that within every block of uncut marble a beautiful statue was waiting to be released.  It was the sculptor's duty to free the statue from its stony confines.

At Bijoux Extraordinaire,  we believe that every beautiful gemstone is the beginning of an extraordinary jewel.  As jewelry designers,  it is our task to help you discover the beautiful ring or jewel awaiting within a gemstone.  In this spirit we have created a collection of imaginative jewels  - the Bijoux Originals -  to celebrate the natural beauty of fine and exotic gemstones.

The gemstones featured in the Bijoux Original collection were chosen for their fineness and beauty.   Each gemstone reflects the beauty of nature and the artistry of a master gem cutter.  Whether we are creating a ring with an ideally proportioned diamond or a pendant with an asymmetrical slice of Rainbow Hematite,  we only work with gemstones of the finest color,  cut and quality. 18kt gold and platinum pendant with rubellite and blue-green tourmalines.

We work with gold and platinum smiths whose artistry and skill is equal to the imagination of our designs and the beauty of the gemstones.  When you examine a Bijoux Original jewel you immediately recognize the quality of the workmanship and our uncompromising attention to detail.

Sapphire Rings - A hand-crafted platinum ring with a steely blue Sapphire and sparkling baguette diamonds. (J8516) In short,  the jewels in the Bijoux Original collection are a marriage of beautiful gemstones,  extraordinary designs and uncompromising craftsmanship.  Their beauty,  quality and value speak for themselves.

Below are the Bijoux Originals.  If you have any questions about these jewels,
please give us a call  (603 624-8672)  or  send us an email.


Engraved Koi fish and Tourmaline ring. (J8709)

Being Koi!  Japanese goldfish swim along the shoulders of this beautifully hand-engraved platinum ring featuring a vibrant teal Tourmaline.    Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Sapphire Rings - Purple sapphire and diamond hand-crafted platinum ring. (J7264)

Purple Decodence!  A sumptuous Violet-Purple Sapphire set with baguette diamonds in an Art Deco-inspired platinum ring.    Cost:  $7,650

Architectural Tourmaline ring. (J3283)

Tourmaline Architectural!  A striking ring inspired by a beautiful Tourmaline and the dramatic architecture of the Art Deco era.  The ring is crafted in 18kt white and yellow gold.    Cost: Custom made, please inquire.

A Rhodolite Garnet set in a hand-crafted rose gold ring. (J8701)

Rhodolite Polaris!  A dramatic, compelling ring with a Princess-cut Rhodolite Garnet in a hand-crafted rose gold setting.  The elegance of the unusual.  Cost:  $2,650

Titania drusy 18kt yellow gold pendant with amethyst and blue-green tourmalines (J5026)

Mysteries of the Sphinx A dramatic and colorful Titania coated drusy is the focal point in this hand-crafted Mysteries of the Sphinx pendant.  Vibrant hues of purple, magenta and teal abound in this dazzler.
Cost:  $1,875

Calf-head Aquamarine with round diamonds in a custom platinum ring.

Aquamarine Tingle!  A striking Aquamarine set with six sparkling diamonds in a hand-crafted platinum ring.
Cost:  $3,475

A gold and platinum ring set with a Trapiche Emerald.  (J7258)

Bogota Bling!  A stunning lush green Trapiche Emerald set in a beautiful hand-crafted 18kt gold and platinum ring.
Cost:  $6,850

Hand-crafted Montana Sapphire and baguette diamond ring crafted in platinum. (J8433)

Montana Twilight!  A wintery Montana Sapphire set with brilliant baguette diamonds in a hand-crafted platinum ring.    Cost:  $6,350

Sapphire Rings - A hand-crafted platinum ring with a steely blue Sapphire and sparkling baguette diamonds. (J8516)

Sapphire Luminosity!  A steely blue Sapphire and baguette diamonds set in a platinum ring that exemplifies the cool elegance of Art Deco design.    Cost: Custom made, please inquire.

18kt brooch with custom carved onyx cameo of horse. (J3763)

Onyx Cameo Horse Brooch  Horse lovers will fancy this handsome 18kt yellow gold brooch/necklace featuring a custom carved onyx cameo of a stately horse.  If you own a horse or just love horses, this pin/pendant is a "must have".  It is also a wonderful concept to commemorate your favorite friend or loved one !    Cost:  $2,175

Concave-faceted Amethyst set in an engraved platinum ring. (J7415)

Grape Expectations!  A beautiful concave-faceted Amethyst set with small diamonds in a hand-engraved,  hand-crafted platinum ring.      Cost:  $4,675

Dalmation Drop Dendritic Agate and Green Tourmaline 18kt Yellow Gold Dangle Earrings (J5720)

Dalmation Drop Dangle Earrings   Picturesque Montana Dendritic Agates are featured in this handsome pair of dangle earrings.

Hand-crafted in 18kt yellow gold, these dynamic earrings are a versatile design that can go from "dressed up " for evening wear to " dressed down " with your favorite Saturday jeans.

These stunners can be a stylish complement to your warddrobe.

Cost:     $1,485


Emerald-cut Red Spinel set with round brilliant-cut diamonds in a hand-crafted ring. (J6776)

Red Spinel Tingle!  A crystalline Red Spinel accented with six round brilliant-cut Diamonds in a hand-crafted 18kt gold ring.   Cost:  $2,850

Rainbow hematite ring set with sapphires, tourmalines and tsavorites.

Rainbow Rapture!  A shimmering Rainbow Hematite set in a custom 18kt gold ring with pink tourmalines,  purple sapphires and lush green tsavorites.     Cost:  $1,875

Pear-shape Paraiba tourmaline accented with diamonds in a custom platinum ring.

Paraiba Tingle II !  A vibrant pear-shape Paraiba tourmaline accented with six sparkling diamonds.  Set in a hand-crafted platinum ring.     Cost:  $4,750

18kt gold pendant featuring holly chalcedony, rutilated quartz and tsavorite garnets.

Hathor Pendant!  Holly Chalcedony, Rutilated Quartz and Tsavorite Garnets are featured in this pendant creating a harmony of light purple, bright green and golden hues.  The pendant is crafted in 18kt gold.

Cost:  $1,585


White and Lavender Sapphires in a hand-engraved platinum ring.

Sapphires and Morning Glories!  A cascade of Morning Glories and White and Lavender Sapphires in a hand-crafted platinum ring.     Cost:  $7,685

Custom platinum tanzanite and pink diamond ring.

Tanzanite Tingle!  A lush velvety Blue-Violet Tanzanite set in a cool platinum hand-crafted ring that tingles with Fancy Intense pink diamonds.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Emerald-cut Chrome Tourmaline set with two round diamonds in a hand-crafted 18kt gold and platinum ring.

Tourmaline Breathless!  A striking emerald-cut Chrome Tourmaline set with two brilliant-cut diamonds. Cost:  $4,635


Renaissance Revival!  A richly colored radiant-cut garnet,  a vibrant purple sapphire and three sparkling diamonds grace this striking pendant inspired by the jewels of the 1500s.  The pendant was hand created in 18kt gold and platinum with the care and artistry of the master goldsmiths of the Renaissance era.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Hand engraved platinum ring with a shield-shape Lavender Spinel. (J8710)

Lavender Spinel Scrolls!  A lovely Lavender Spinel set in a hand-engraved platinum ring with beautiful flowing scrolls and small flowers.    Cost:  $3,985

Hand-crafted 18kt gold ring with a Spessartite garnet and diamonds. (J6421)

Eye of the Nile!  A vibrant orange garnet,  yellow diamonds and the elegant mystique of ancient Egypt.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Rainbow Hematite earrings with an Iolite drop crafted in 18kt gold.

Deco Hematite Earrings!  A shimmering rainbow of dazzling colors set in 18kt yellow gold with Iolite drops.  These earrings feature elongated Rainbow Hematites.  Above the Hematites are sweeping Art Deco-like arches.    Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Star Sapphire and diamond platinum ring.

Star Sapphire Tingle!  A wonderful blue Star Sapphire set with six brilliant diamonds in a hand-crafted platinum ring.  A star of Art Deco elegance.

Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.


18kt gold ring with a red spinel and two diamonds.

Arrest Me Red!  A vibrant Burmese spinel set in a custom 18kt gold ring.  French double prongs,  scalloped edges and hidden diamonds are all part of this elegant design.
Cost:  $3,150

A tanzanite ring with diamonds handcrafted in platinum and gold.

Wow!  A striking oval tanzanite,  golden flowers,  platinum leaves and sparkling diamonds are al elements of this beautifully handcrafted ring.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Hand crafted gold and platinum ring with trillium tourmaline.

Gorgeous Green!  A gorgeous green tourmaline,  a simple design,  and expert craftsmanship come together in this beautiful ring.      Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Trillium benitoite pendant accented with with four diamonds.

Benitoite Elegance Pendant! A fancy trillium-cut Benitoite is featured in a hand-crafted platinum pendant.  The pendant is accented with four small diamonds and beautifully hand engraved with a dramatic chevron pattern.

Cost:   Custom made, please inquire.


18kt gold and platinum pendant with rubellite and blue-green tourmalines.

Crossroads Pendant!  Shimmering crystallized gold and brightly polished platinum create a striking contrast in this hand-crafted pendant.  A fiery rubellite tourmaline and three blue-green tourmalines add a dash of color.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Hand-engraved 18kt gold ring with tsavorite garnet and diamonds.

Tsavorite Elegance!  An incredibly vibrant green tsavorite,  brilliant white diamonds,  and warm hand-engraved yellow gold,  come together to create a striking ring.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Iolite and tourmaline ring crafted in platinum.

Violet and Green!  A simmering blue iolite and rich green tourmalines give this elegant ring its sparkle and color.  This striking ring is hand-crafted in platinum.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Rhodolite garnet ring in 18kt yellow and white gold.

Rhodolite Garnet!  A fiery, red rhodolite garnet set in a striking 18kt gold ring.   The use of yellow and white gold creates a dramatic contrast.      Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Drusy uvarovite earrings with princess-cut diamonds.
Dazzling Drusies!  Striking 18kt gold earrings with vibrant drusy uvarovite garnets and princess-cut diamonds.  The sparkling gemstones are set in hand-crafted gold bezels that add a warm accent.  These earrings were designed so that the gemstones will dance and glimmer with every move of your head!

Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.


Striking 18kt gold pendant with rainbow hematite.

Mysteries of the Sphinx II!  The grandeur of the Pyramids inspired the creation this pendant/slide with its allusions to ancient Egypt.   Featuring a shimmering Rainbow Hematite with deep magentas, greens and violets,  this jewel is meticulously hand-crafted in 18kt yellow gold.   On top, in the position of the all seeing sun (Ra),  is a bezel-set Amethyst surrounded by Neon Blue Apatites set in flames of gold.   A must for your next cocktail party at King Tut's Palace.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Gold earrings with rutilated quartz and drusy onyx.

Drusy and Rutile!  An elegant evening at the Opera,  an intimate dinner for two,  or just an informal gathering with friends are all occasions to celebrate with the understated elegance of these versatile earrings.  These striking earrings feature two of our favorite gemstones  -  Drusy Onyx and Rutilated Quartz.  The Rutilated Quartz tops have been backed with black onyx,  highlighting the golden fire of the rutile needles.   Beautifully crafted in 18kt yellow gold.
Cost:    Custom made, please inquire.

2.97 ct pear-shaped tanzanite with exceptional bluish-violet color.

Gemstone Gallery!  Beautiful jewels begin with great gemstones.  Each of the gemstones in the Gemstone Gallery was selected because of its extraordinary color,  cut and quality.  These exceptional gemstones just need your inspiration and passion to become beautiful jewels!


The following jewels have sold.  We would love to work with you to custom create a jewel in the following styles with the gemstones of your choice.


Trillium Paraiba tourmaline accented with diamonds in a custom platinum ring.

Paraiba Tingle!  A vibrant Paraiba tourmaline accented with six sparkling diamonds.  Set in a hand-crafted platinum ring.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Alpine-cut purple sapphire with round diamonds in a custom platinum ring.

Alpine Purple Tingle!  An Alpine-cut Purple Sapphire set with six small diamonds in a custom platinum ring.  Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Tanzanite and diamond custom platinum ring. (J5454)

Tanzanite Tango!  A brilliant square-cut Tanzanite and six sparkling diamonds dance across the top of this dramatic ring.  Hand crafted in platinum with 18kt gold accents.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Mandarin garnet and diamond earrings in 18kt gold. (J8520)

Mandarin Drops!  Vibrant orange Mandarin Garnets accented with sparkling diamonds in elegant drop earrings.  Hand-crafted in platinum and 18kt gold.    Cost:   Custom made, please inquire.

Moonstone and Rose-cut Diamond ring custom crafted in platinum. (J8519)

Roses around the Moon!  A luminous cabochon-cut Moonstone set in a sparkling halo of Rose-cut Diamonds and two blue-green Princess-cut Sapphires.  The ring is crafted in platinum.    Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Rubellite tourmaline and diamond custom platinum ring.

Elegante!  A majestic marquise Rubellite Tourmaline surrounded by 62 pavé-set diamonds in a platinum ring.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Rainbow Hematite pendant with an Iolite drop crafted in 18kt gold.

Deco Hematite Pendant!  A glistening spectrum of colors is the focal point of this striking pendant.  The featured gemstone is a Rainbow Hematite set in warm 18kt gold.

Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.


Platinum sapphire ring with two hidden diamonds and 18kt gold accents.

Sapphire Hidden Treasures!  A rich blue sapphire with secret diamonds and gold circlets set in a hand-crafted platinum ring.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Pendant with Iridescent Pyrite (J2904)

Mysteries of the Sphinx!  The grandeur of the Pyramids inspired the creation this pendant/slide with its allusions to ancient Egypt.   Featuring a sparkling Iridescent Pyrite with rich shades of sienna, burnt umber and green, this jewel is meticulously hand-crafted in 18kt yellow gold.   On top, in the position of the all seeing sun (Ra), is a bezel-set Amethyst surrounded by Pink Tourmalines set in flames of gold.   A must for your next cocktail party at King Tut's place.
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Spessartite garnet and tourmaline ring.

Autumn Embers!  A hand-crafted ring inspired by the Autumn colors of New England.  Set with a spessartite garnet and yellow tourmalines.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Platinum Star Sapphire and Diamond bezel set ring
Star Light,  Star Bright!  Make my wish come true tonight with a twinkling star sapphire or ruby bezel set in platinum and accented with diamonds.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Earrings with Dendritic Agates (J2652)
Striking Dendritic Agates from Montana and square sugar loaf-cut Rhodolite Garnets are featured in this sophisticated pair of earrings.   The exotic beauty of the gemstones is perfectly balanced by the light openness of the gold work.   Beautifully crafted in 18kt yellow gold.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

A striking opal and diamond ring. (J3518)

The Wonder from Down Under!  A colorful  18kt gold ring featuring an opal from Australia,  apatites from Madagascar and three sparkling diamonds.   G'day mate!
Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

A striking sapphire and platinum ring. (J3252)

A striking platinum ring set with a beautiful sapphire and two trilliant-cut diamonds.   Elegance for any occasion.   The sapphire is a spectacular rich blue that perfectly complements the cool tones the platinum and diamonds.   No wonder sapphire is called the "cool jewel".     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Pendant with Blue Chalcedony. (J2484)


A stunning Blue Chalcedony drop,  the sparkle of a brilliant-cut Diamond and a Rutilated Quartz cabochon with golden rutile needles....these are the magical gemstones that give this striking pendant its dazzle.   To heighten the contrast between the translucent Blue Chalcedony and the vitreous Rutilated Quartz, the chalcedony drop is cap-set in satin finished gold, while the Quartz cabochon is securely held in a brightly polished gold bezel.   The bezel, cap and bail are all crafted of 18 karat yellow gold.     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

Earrings with Rutilated Quartz. (J3247)

Go fly a kite!   These stylish earrings feature kite-shaped specimens of Rutilated Quartz and diamond-shaped Drusy Uvarovite Garnets.   The dramatic presentation of the Rutilated Quartz is beautifully complemented by the shimmering green texture of the Uvarovite Garnets.   Bezel-set in 18 karat gold by a master craftsman, these gemstones are truly one-of-a-kind!!!     Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.



Earrings with Drusy Uvarovite Garnets. (J2392)
Drusy, Drusy, Drusy......we just love drusy.   This wonderful pair of kite-shaped earrings showcases the shimmering, green of Drusy Uvarovite Garnets.   The rich textured green of the Garnets is nicely complemented by the warmth of 18kt yellow gold bezels and ear wires.      Cost:  Custom made, please inquire.

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