Slowly the rickety nearly 100-year-old elevator descended from the fourth floor of 657 Mission Street, in San Francisco. Four trucks, A specialty crew of heavy equipment movers, a bevy of lifts, small cranes and jacks were employed to move Van Craeynest from its home of 86 years to a stylish new workshop in historic downtown Redlands. I look on with pride now as each Van Craeynest masterpiece comes to life under the hands of our masters… They have the license to thrill! -Paul Emerson II
Van Craeynest special occasion or engagement diamond ring. This piece is made using Victorian equipment and methods. 1.51ct center diamond, 0.70ct total weight round brilliant cut diamonds. $27,295.
Van Craeynest special occasion or engagement platinum ring with a 2.02ct padparacha sapphire and diamonds. This spectacular ring is hand made using Victorian equipment and methods…the techniques used are die striking, carving, piercing and chasing. $26,950.
Confident, you survey the scene… take in your options, plan your next move. Grace and beauty move you, at times you take small quick breaths…palms moisten then the overwhelming realization engulfs you as the understanding that your future is happily sealed this day.
Emerson & Farrar signature collection tri-tone 18k gold and diamond pendant. The piece is made with rose gold, yellow gold, white gold with black rhodium accents. 0.71ct total weight round brilliant cut diamonds. $4,595.
What note falls softly on your ear, what sight warms you? A baby’s laugh, the rustling of fall leaves, a whispered, “I love you”. Each act, every word is an opportunity… to share, to give, to feel a smile, a squeeze of your hand and a warm embrace.
Emerson & Farrar signature collection diamond engagement ring. 1.37ct princess cut center diamond, 0.85ct half moon cut diamonds, 0.76ct total weight round brilliant cut diamonds, set in platinum. $18,500.
Did you pursue or were you pursued, who won the race? Captured! To be a captive of love you have to have love to give. What made that real to your man… how will he express it throughout your lives? How will you keep your man captive? I suggest you keep up the pursuit.
Each piece we design, every stone, the balance between functionality and beauty are perfected before the piece is placed into our boutique. We value you and your love for fine quality, balance and beauty before all else. The time that I get to spend with you is the most precious part of our experience here at Emerson & Farrar. You have become our friends. Thank You!