Magical Milgrain- 16 Ways!


For those who wonder why our jewelry looks so enchanting and precise… It’s often our milgrain! This jewelry technique adds a beaded texture to metal and creates an eye-catching degree of sparkle. It is a small detail that shouldn’t be overlooked, and that is why we craft our milgrain with care, under a microscope and […]



Our Favorite Three-Stone Accent Gems


If you’re interested in a three-stone engagement ring design, getting in touch with a Green Lake designer is a great way to create your dream ring! There are many ways to customize a three-stone ring with unique gem shapes and colors. Building a ring with one of our designers to your preferences ensures you get […]



Find The Perfect Diamond Shape For Your Unique Ring


There is such a variety of unique diamond shapes to utilize as the focal point in a custom engagement ring. Working with the artists at the Green Lake studio, you not only have a team of expert designers and jewelers to create your ring design, but also have access to skilled gemologists to source your ideal diamond […]



Meet Your Designer, Lena


An award winning illustrator, Lena is an experienced designer with strong digital and hand illustration skills, and years of practical experience applying her skills to custom jewelry design. A graduate of the Parsons School of Design, Lena uses her art to investigate ideas and view the end product as a recording of her experience with […]



Masterworks Originals


For 24 years, Green Lake Jewelry Works has been crafting one-of-a-kind ring designs for clients across the country, and around the world. We pride ourselves on our original designs and offering our clients the experience of a true custom jewelry house.  At Green Lake, the epitome of this custom design experience is starting with an […]



Meet Your Designer, Ben


Based out of our Bellevue studio, Senior Designer Ben has a flair for bringing imaginative jewelry designs to life. Not merely a metal ring, he believes in the sacred power that a one-of-a-kind design uses to help express and channel the wearer’s intentions. In this sense, he truly enjoys listening to and learning about the […]



Summer Gem Games


For some summer fun, Green Lake Jewelry will be hosting a social media crowd favorite: the #GemGames ! This year, we’ve made it even more exciting for our committed rock hounds because there’s an official bracket. Starting July 22nd, we will be introducing all the players on Instagram and Facebook so you can get to […]



Fantasy Jewelry A to Z


If you have an element from a favorite book, movie, or video game that you’d like to include stylistically in your jewelry design, Green Lake has crafted all sorts of jewelry that draws on their client’s passion for fantasy. Take a look at our alphabet of fantasy designs below- We really have made everything from […]



Make a Special Place Ring


Incorporating a location into a piece of jewelry is a great way to add a very personalized story to a jewelry design. There are so many beautiful places where we share fond memories with our families and partners. Every couple has their special place, whether that is a favorite hike in the mountains, where they […]



40 Fantastic Floral Engagement Rings


Add a romantic and personalized detail to your custom ring design by including a floral element. Take a look through our favorite flower rings for inspiration, and be sure to send us a picture of your favorite flower or a significant one you’d like to include in your custom design! – Aster Ring- Layers of […]