Finding that right piece can be difficult and overwhelming! At Chinchar/Maloney, we will guide you throughout the fun and exciting design process. You will be an integral and important part of the custom design journey.
You will work directly with Lorien Chinchar, Owner, and Marian Maloney, Owner and Head Designer, to create the perfect, one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry. Through photos, videos and consistent communication we will not only involve you in the process of making your jewelry, we will also provide you with an experience you will never forget. This will be your story of your unique piece and the effort and love that you put into its creation.
Custom Design Quote:
To start the conversation, please use our contact form to provide us with some information about your custom design ideas.
If you'd prefer a phone consultation instead, please call (503) 946-8227
Allowing you to bring your ideas and wishes to the design process is important to us. We listen, gather information, and advise you on diamond and gemstone options, metal selection, and all design possibilities available to you.
If you are in the Portland, OR. area, we welcome appointments to review sample pieces, photos, sketches and ideas in person. Our showroom is warm and comfortable. You won't feel like you're in a stuffy jewelry store here :)
For customers outside of Portland, OR we strive to ensure our process is as accurate and effortless as possible by providing detailed photos, videos and outstanding customer service throughout each and every step of your custom order.
GEMSTONE & DIAMOND SELECTION
We work with a select group of respected and trusted suppliers and can offer expertly cut, and beautiful quality, diamond and gemstone options tailored to the scope of your custom design. Providing responsibly mined stones are of utmost importance and we choose to work only with vendors that share the same core values as we do.
We offer white, yellow and rose gold in 10k, 14k and 18k and will consult on suitable options that match your lifestyle and preferences.
PRELIMINARY DESIGN AND QUOTE
Based on the information gathered, we will propose a design and quote for the project.
Depending on the project, drawings are provided as we progress through the design process. This step is important to help us evaluate the design, ensure we are moving in the right direction and suggest changes as needed. Also depending on the project, a deposit may be requested before drawings are provided.
BUILD AND DELIVERY
We will then build your piece according to your final design and chosen gold materials. Upon completion, your custom jewelry piece will undergo a detailed examination before being delivered to you. Our goal is to far exceed your expectations, while remaining true to our agreed upon design.