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When you are poor , the last thing you have to do is to buy cheap tools ..This will cost you ten times more then , repairing and fixing , instead of making an effort and get a real quality…

Talking About Natural Looking Things…

Necklace with roses, repousse, two color gold, hollow structure. Using basic repousse technique to make leaves and rose buds and petals…

Wire without rolling mill – Part 3

How to make wire without rolling mill.

Wire without rolling mill – Part 2

How to make wire without rolling mill. A brief sample of the Giacomo’s jewelry school on line .

Wire without rolling mill – Part 1

How to make wire without rolling mill. A brief sample of the Giacomo’s jewelry school on line .

Sun Bracelet – Part 11

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 10

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 9

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 7

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 8

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 6

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 5

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 4

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 3 (addition)

The missing part of the previous Sun Bracelet – Part 3 How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 3

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

Sun Bracelet – Part 2

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made

Sun Bracelet – Part 1

How it’s made a relative complicated 14 k white and yellow gold hollow bracelet. Hand made.

A beautiful Crucifix

A beautiful Crucifix , made by punching gold sheet on a lead block. Incredible look of a casting item .Old oak wood cross support with diamonds and Emeralds. hand made , one of a kind.

Lion’s head pendant

How it’s made – a beautiful 14k gold Lion Head pendant using the punching on a lead block and stone setting techniques. Hand made, one of a kind. This video is showing only the semi finished item , being erased…

Men’s White Gold Chain – Part 2

How it’s made a heavy white gold men’s chain using only basic tools . Hand made .

Men’s White Gold Chain – Part 1

How it’s made a 14 k heavy white gold men’s chain, using basic jewelry tools.. Hand made.

Tiffany Inspired Hollow Chain and Stone Set Heart Pendant Part 4

How it’s made a Tiffany inspired hollow chain and a heart shaped pendant using hollow technique. 14k gold, hand made.

Tiffany Inspired Hollow Chain and Stone Set Heart Pendant Part 3

How it’s made a Tiffany inspired hollow chain and a heart shaped pendant using hollow technique. 14k gold, hand made.

Tiffany Inspired Hollow Chain and Stone Set Heart Pendant Part 2

How it’s made a Tiffany inspired hollow chain and a heart shaped pendant using hollow technique. 14k gold, hand made.

Tiffany Inspired Hollow Chain and Stone Set Heart Pendant Part 1

How it’s made a Tiffany inspired hollow chain and a heart shaped pendant using hollow technique. 14k gold, hand made.

Gold Tubular Chain

How it’s made a nice 14k gold tubular chain. Hand made.

Round Links Hollow Bracelet – Part 5

How it’s made a hollow bracelet using 14k yellow and white gold. Nice and simple to made , good soldering technique requested . Hand made .

Round Links Hollow Bracelet – Part 4

How it’s made a hollow bracelet using 14k yellow and white gold. Nice and simple to made , good soldering technique requested . Hand made

Round Links Hollow Bracelet – Part 3

How it’s made a hollow bracelet using 14k yellow and white gold. Nice and simple to made , good soldering technique requested . Hand made .

Round Links Hollow Bracelet – Part 2

How it’s made a hollow bracelet using 14k yellow and white gold. Nice and simple to made , good soldering technique requested . Hand made .

Round Links Hollow Bracelet – Part 1

How it’s made a hollow bracelet using 14k yellow and white gold. Nice and simple to made , good soldering technique requested . Hand made .

Infinity Sign Ring – Part 5

How it’s made: a nice hollow ring using 18k yellow gold and diamonds. Hand made.

Infinity Sign Ring – Part 4

How it’s made a nice hollow ring using 18k yellow gold and diamonds. Hand made.

Infinity Sign Ring – Part 3

How it’s made a nice hollow ring using 18k yellow gold and diamonds. Hand made.

Infinity Sign Ring – Part 2

How is made: a nice hollow ring using 18k yellow gold and diamonds. Hand made .

Infinity Sign Ring – Part 1

How it’s made: a nice hollow ring using 18k yellow gold and diamonds. Hand made.

Big Turquoise pendant – Part 5 final

How a nice Turquoise pendant is refused by a greedy customer…Too much gold (4.9grams), too expensive !! 50 euro moore !! This is not a joke ! There are Customers and…customers …

Big Turquoise pendant – Part 4

How is made: a big Turquoise pendant using only 4.9 grams of 14k gold and hollow technique. Good project for a smart apprentice .Hand made.

Big Turquoise pendant – Part 3

How is made: a big Turquoise pendant using only 4.9 grams of 14k gold and hollow technique. Good project for a smart apprentice .Hand made.

Big Turquoise pendant – Part 2

How is made: a big Turquoise pendant using only 4.9 grams of 14k gold and hollow technique. Good project for a smart apprentice .Hand made.

Big Turquoise pendant – Part 1

How is made: a big Turquoise pendant using only 4.9 grams of 14k gold and hollow technique. Good project for a smart apprentice .Hand made.

Turquoise Pendant – Part 3

How is made a nice and simple Turquoise gold pendant using only 2,5 gr of gold and basic jewelry tools. A nice project for a smart apprentice . Handmade.

Turquoise Pendant – Part 2

How is made a nice and simple Turquoise gold pendant using only 2,5 gr of gold and basic jewelry tools. A nice project for a smart apprentice. Handmade.

Turquoise Pendant – Part 1

How is made a nice and simple Turquoise gold pendant using only 2,5 gr of gold and basic jewelry tools. A nice project for a smart apprentice. Handmade.

Lily Necklace – Part 3

Final part of how it’s made a Lily motif necklace. Hand made .

Lily Necklace – Part 2

How it’s made a Lily motif necklace , using gold tubes and sheet. Hand made.

Lily Necklace – Part 1

How it’s made a one of a kind beautiful necklace with floral motif (Lily) using tubes and gold sheet . Hand made.

Oriental Fakes – Part 3

High technology serving the evil….

3 Bars Bracelet

How it’s made: a modern hollow ring , using 14k yellow gold and 100 synthetic CZ set in white gold. The making of this item is almost identical with the 3 GOLD BRACELET .Hand made.

Ear nuts – Part 2

How the simplest earnuts are made without any soldering operation. hand made .

Ear nuts – Part 1

How the simplest earnuts are made without any soldering operation. hand made .

18K Hollow cross pendent

High resolution slide show, how it’s made – hollow bicolour item – a modern cross design – using 18k white and yellow gold . Then the video shows how a bayonete clasp it’s made for this cross pendant.. I’ve had…

Set Carmen – Part 4 – The earrings & ring

How is made a nice hollow jewelry set , using good quality CZ stones. Hand made .

Set Carmen – Part 3 – the clip

How it’s made a set of hollow jewelry, composed by bracelet, necklace, clip , earrings and ring . 14k yellow gold and good quality CZ stones. Hand made

Set Carmen – Part 2 – the necklace

How it’s made a set of handmade hollow jewelry , composed by bracelet, necklace , clip , earrings and ring .

Set Carmen – Part 1 – the bracelet

How it’s made a nice hollow jewelry set , using 14k yellow gold and good quality CZ stones. Hand made

Gold hollow bracelet for Dorina

How it’s made a nice hollow bracelet . Hand made.

Unisex Hollow Bracelet

How it’s made a hollow unisex bracelet. Hand made .

Hip-Hop Chain

This is an old video I’ve made using an old 8 handycam and my “skills” in making video was at the beginning :o) so I apologize for the image quality. Anyhow , I think the chain is nice and I…

Cabochon Ruby Ring

How is made a simple stone setting ring using 14k white gold and a synthetic ruby .Hand made forged.

Wide Bracelet

How is made a wide , wonderful bracelet, every woman dreams to wear it …Hollow technique. Hand made .

The smallest cello

How is made a small gold cello pendant, a beautiful gift for a musician lady …

Stone Set Earings – Part 2 ( The ring and the Pandent )

How it’s made the ring and pendant set to the STONE SETTING EARRINGS , using white and yellow gold and only basic jewelry tools. Analog VHS video source, sorry for the quality . Hand made. Many thanks to Rio Grande…

Stone Set Earings – Part 1 ( dedicated to Rio Grande Team )

How it’s made a pair of nice gold earrings using white and yellow gold and only basic jewelry tools. Analog VHS video source. Hand made. Many thanks to Rio Grande Team for their moral support, encouraging me to go on…

3 Bars pendant

Showing the pendant of the 3 BARS series…It will come the bracelet, soon.. Hand made .

3 Bars Ring – Part 2

How it’s made: a modern style hollow gold ring with 50 stones set white gold insertion. Hand made.

3 Bars Ring – Part 1

How it’s made: a modern hollow ring , using 14k yellow gold and 50 diamonds set in white gold. Hand made.

Piece of Moon (for your darling one)

How it’s made: an interesting 18k yellow gold pendant , using “hollow” technique and customer’s drawing… Hand made.

Euro Cufflinks

How it’s made a couple of funny gold cuff links showing the Euro (money) symbol. Hollow technique, hand made.

Bayonet clasp

How it’s made a tubular Bayonet clasp, for rubber or leather round cord. Hand made.

Scorpion Pendant

How it’s made a Scorpio sign gold pendant using hollow technique. (Here are some details I did not show in this video clip, like the very clean Scorpio soldering on the surface of the pendant and the tube ring soldering)….

Pocket watch silver chain – Part 4 (final)

How it’s made a Silver Chain for a Pocket watch. Hand made. Detailed video. Final part

Pocket watch silver chain – Part 3 – the spring ring

How it’s made a Silver chain for a Silver Pocket Watch. Detailed presentation. Hand made.

Pocket watch silver chain – Part 2

How it’s made a Silver chain for a Silver pocket watch, a nice gift for a gentleman…Hand made.

Pocket watch silver chain – Part 1

How it’s made – a silver chain for an old pocket watch…The perfect gift for an old fashion gentlemen…Hand made .

White Gold & Diamonds 5 – final

How it’s made a 14k white gold set of jewelry ,using basic jewelery technique and tools…Hand made.

White Gold & Diamonds 4 – the flowers

How it’s made a 14k white gold set of jewelry , using basic jewelery technique and tools…Hand made.

White Gold & Diamonds 3 – the chain resistance test

An original test resistance applied to a thin 3 grams hand crafted white gold chain.

White Gold & Diamonds 2 – the chain soldering

How it’s made a thin , 3 grams 14k white gold chain. Hand made .

White Gold & Diamonds 1- the chain making

How it’s made a thin (3 grams) 14k white gold chain . Hand made. Interesting …

Enter the Dragon

How it’s made an oriental style gold Dragon pendant having 450 stones set… Hand made.

Moissanites Set

How is made a 14k white gold jewelry set, using synthetic Moissanite stones. Hand made .

Diamond Curved Ring

How it’s made a simple , nice looking hollow gold ring, with a marquise cut diamond, set in white gold. Hand made.

Necklace with Roses – Part 2 final

How it’s made a beautiful gold necklace with roses motif. Hand made . Final part.

Necklace with Roses – Part 1

How it’s made a beautiful necklace with roses motif using basic jewelery tools. Hand made, one of a kind. Part one.

Handmade Silver Bracelets

A high resolution slide show video showing how are made some Silver bracelets for men and women. I love working Silver… Exclusively hand made. The video was made before my digital handy cam was repaired… :O)

Christ head miniature – Hand engraved

Hand engraved miniature gold Christ head. Old VHS video , analog camera. Working without glasses, 14 years ago… 🙂

Diamond forged ring

How it’s made a simple and nice two tone gold ring using basic bench tools. Hand made .

Stone age wedding ring

How it’s made a couple of gold wedding rings, with funny drawings engraved on them and black enamel. Hand made.

Two Tone Bracelet

How it’s made a simple hollow bracelet, using tubes.White and yellow gold, hand made.

Angels

How it’s made a simple and beautiful silver present for your beloved…everyone believes in angels…christian, Jewish and Muslim too… :o) Hand made .

Heart Pendant

How is made a classic gold heart pendant (old school), with black genuine enamel. Hand made.

Citrine Ring

How is made a beautiful ring with an octagon Citrine , using the hollow technique. Hand made.

JOHNNY B. GOODE

How it’s made a “one of a kind ” gold guitar pendant using a genuine Gibson Les Paul guitar as a model. Hand made . And special thanks to Castillo Kids ( Joey , Jessie and Julie ) for their…