Mourning Ring in Custom Color Enamel - Gold
A Modern Day Mourning Ring
The second piece in our Memoir Jewelry line, this handmade ring has gorgeous glass enamel on gold, and contains the tiny words "There Is A Light that Never Goes Out." Commemorate a loss in your life with something subtle you can wear every day.
My Emotional (and True) Story Behind This Ring
Based on my own life story, this ring symbolizes the loss of my sister Donna. Donna was vibrant and beautiful, and my best friend. She was also a complete anglophile, obsessed with anything British or that had to do with the artist Morrissey or his band The Smiths.
"There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" is a Smiths' song title, and the song itself speaks of loss and of love. I walked into that song at my wedding, and now I wear this ring between my engagement ring and wedding band.
How To Wear This Ring
This piece is dainty, measuring 2mm wide - See the photo where I stacked it with my wedding band to give you an idea of size.
This piece can be worn on its own as a subtle and dainty ring, or, it also looks wonderful stacked, as shown in the pictures. It could even be used as an alternative wedding band.
Artisan Local Philadelphia Jewelry
Handcrafted Handmade start to finish by our jewelry team in Philadelphia - even the enamel is hand set by a master artist.
More Details and Ring Options
Many enamel colors are available; shown in black enamel on gold, blue on gold and several colors on silver (note that colors look different on different metals).
This ring is also available in silver at a lower price point. Please message us to get started on a custom piece with your own color or metal.
This ring takes approximately four weeks to produce, and is not returnable given the level of customization involved.
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A Perfect Gift
Each purchase is beautifully wrapped, and a complimentary gift card can be included upon request.