This beautiful ring is the perfect answer to setting a faceted point-back rectangular or square stone. It is highly recommended using a transparent stone so that the intricate work can be seen through. This tutorial was classified as Advanced because it takes quite a bit of fiddling to get the cradle just right for the faceted stone!
Format: Downloadable PDF Document
Tools and Materials:
21 inches of 18ga wire (or thicker), 1 faceted point-back rectangular stone (25x12mm), 3 feet 28 ga wire, 3 inches 26 ga wire A strip of paper and pencil, Flush wire cutter, Chain nose pliers, Round Nose pliers, Painters’ tape, Metallic Hammer, Metallic block or anvil, A thick marker, Sizing ring mandrel, Ruler, Sewing pin