What is "Custom Engraving"?

In addition to basic "Text Engraving" we can also "Custom Engrave" your creative artwork, logo, signature, handwriting, illustrations, graphics etc. Basically engrave any "line defined" image on to your order.

Simple as 1-2-3:

Getting your order custom engraved takes very little effort on your part ...

  1. Email Your Art: Email us the art to be "Custom Engraved".
  2. Review Your Proof: Our engraving department will send you a proof for review.
  3. Place Your Order: If you are happy with the result in the proof ... place your order!

It is that simple. This page will provide you with all the information you will need on how to "Custom Engrave" your order. If you are unclear or uncertain about anything please do not hesitate to:

  • CALL US: 1 888 85 STONE (1 888 857 8663)
  • E-MAIL US: info@shimmerandstone.com
  • NEED IDEAS? View our Custom Engraving Gallery

* Please Note : Custom Engraved Items CANNOT Be Returned

1. What Can I Have "Custom Engraved"?

We can custom engrave almost any artwork or illustration that is NOT a photograph or photographic in nature.

(* if you are not sure if your art or image can be custom engraved ... please email it to us at info@shimmerandstone.com and our engraving department will advise you right away):

  • You can submit any type of line drawing, line defined illustration or an image that can be rendered into a line drawing or illustration.
  • Your artwork can be a logo, a sketch or hand drawing, a signature, a computer illustration, an image, graffiti ... pretty much anything that can be converted into lines which can be engraved into the metal of the item of jewelry.

    Custom Engraved Jewelry Ideas
    *ABOVE: Clockwise from top left ... (1) Fire department logo. (2) A child's hand drawing. (3) A vector illustration. (4) A scan of a baby's footprints from a birth certificate.

    Custom Engraving Ideas
    *Above: Clockwise from top left ... (1) A fraternity crest logo merged with text (2) Photoshop created "I Love You" artwork. (3) Scanned footprints from birth certificate, merged with birth detail text. (4) A scan of a child's hand drawing.

  • Need engraving ideas or inspiration? View our Custom Engraving Gallery
 

2. How Do I Get My Order "Custom Engraved"?

Easy! Just follow these simple steps ...

  1. Create And Email Us Your Artwork
    Hand draw, computer illustrate, scan, copy and paste from the web etc. the artwork you would like to have custom engraved. Email it to us at info@shimmerandstone.com as an attachment. Please try to send us your art as an image file (.jpg, .tiff, .png etc.) or as a PDF file (.pdf) if possible.
    Submit Your Custom Engraving Artwork
  2. Review And Approve Your Engraving Proof:
    If we are facing a problem your submitted image/artwork, we will respond to you within 24hrs with suggestions and/or recommendations. If not ... we will create an "Engraving Proof" and email that to you for review. Please review this proof and If you feel that the it needs more editing, please let us know OR edit your original submission and send it back to us for a revised proof. If you are happy with the proof, you can place your order.
    Review Your Custom Engraving Proof
  3. Place Your Order:
    If you are happy with the engraving trace in your proof, you can place your order online. Instructions will be in your proof email. Once you place your order please reply to your order confirmation email with your proof as an attachment for our reference.

Questions?

  • Call us at 1 888 857 8663 or +1 212 564 9175 (Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm EST) or Email us at info@shimmerandstone.com
 

3. How Long Will It Take To Engrave My Order?

Custom engraving will begin only AFTER YOU HAVE APPROVED YOUR ENGRAVING PROOF and will take 3-4 business days to process, before your order ships out:

Please take this 3-4 day processing time into consideration when estimating delivery based on your selected shipping option as follows:

Custom Engraving Shipping Transit Schedule:

USA (Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, APO, FPO, DPO)

  • UPS Next Day Air Saver: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 1 Business Day in Transit
  • USPS Next Day Air: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 1-2 Business Days in Transit
  • UPS 2nd Day Air: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 2 Business Days in Transit
  • UPS 3 Day Select: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 3 Business Days in Transit
  • UPS Ground: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 4-7 Business Days in Transit
  • FREE Ground: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 5-10 Business Days in Transit
  • FREE PO Box Ground: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 1-2 Business Days in Transit
  • FREE APO Ground: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 7-14 Business Days in Transit

Canada

  • UPS Standard to Canada: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 5-10 Business Days in Transit

All Other Countries (Australia, Austria, Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, Belgium, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Sweden)

  • Global Priority: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 7-14 Business Days in Transit
  • First Class International: 3-4 Business Day Engraving Processing + 7-14 Business Days in Transit

Custom Engraving Daily Processing Schedule:

  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: MONDAY .... Order Ships: FRIDAY
  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: TUESDAY .... Order Ships: MONDAY
  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: WEDNESDAY .... Order Ships: TUESDAY
  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: THURSDAY .... Order Ships: WEDNESDAY
  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: FRIDAY .... Order Ships: THURSDAY
  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: SATURDAY .... Order Ships: THURSDAY
  • Order Placed + Proof Approved: SUNDAY .... Order Ships: THURSDAY

Questions?

  • Call us at 1 888 857 8663 or +1 212 564 9175 (Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm EST) or Email us at info@shimmerandstone.com
 

4. Submitting Your Custom Engraving Online

Submitting Custom Engraving
  1. Select "Custom Engraving" as your engraving option for the side you want to have custom engraved.
  2. Leave all the "Text Fields" on that side blank/empty. Any text you require on the same side as your artwork will be merged into a single custom engraving plate.
  3. If you want "Text Engraving" on the other side of the item:
    1. Select "Text Engraving" as your engraving option on that side.
    2. Select your "Text Engraving Font".
    3. Type in your text into the "Text Field" as you would like it to appear engraved.
  4. Add to Shopping Bag.
  5. Check Out and Submit Your Order.
  6. Check your email for your Order Confirmation Email.
  7. Reply to your order confirmation email with your approved proof as an attachment.

If our engravers have any questions or are uncertain about anything in your order we will contact you to clarify, before we begin processing your order.

 

Questions?

  • Call us at 1 888 857 8663 or +1 212 564 9175 (Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm EST) or Email us at info@shimmerandstone.com
 

5. Custom Engraving Return Policy

* Custom Engraved Jewelry and Accessories CANNOT be Returned.

  • If you are uncertain about the item you are interested in, you can always (1) purchase the item with no engraving (2) use our free shipping option to minimize your cost (3) then send it back to us for engraving. We will ship your engraved item back to you free of charge.
  • If we have made an error in the engraving of your order, we will either re-engrave the item (if there are limited items in stock or if it is a custom piece) or ship you a re-engraved replacement.

Questions?

  • Call us at 1 888 857 8663 or +1 212 564 9175 (Mon - Fri, 10am - 6pm EST) or Email us at info@shimmerandstone.com