GriffinsNestJewelry

Sandy Martinez GIA Graduate Gemologist

2774 Sales

GriffinsNestJewelry

Sandy Martinez GIA Graduate Gemologist

2774 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars
(1242)

Announcement   Welcome to Griffins Nest Jewelry!
Here you will find unique, handcrafted gemstone jewelry made by Certified Gemologist, Sandy Martinez!

I make rings, necklaces, bracelets and other accessories adorned with gorgeous gemstones made by Mother Nature herself.

I am a graduate of the Gemological Institute of America which proves how passionate I am about the quality and preservation of the Earth treasures I work with. I have always loved crystals and to make beautiful jewelry with them brings me such joy.

I am happy to offer my customers a variety of jewelry that can be gifted or enjoyed at any occasion such as birthdays, holidays, weddings, anniversaries and any special event that is important to you and loved ones. It is also my pleasure to offer custom made pieces to fit your specific needs and interests. Please feel free to convo me through etsy, or email me if you prefer: griffinsnestjewelry [!at] yahoo.com

As you browse through my shop you will find all time gemstone favorites here such as: Pink Morganite, Kunzite, Emeralds, Red Rubies, Sapphires, Tanzanite, Herkimer Quartz and Garnet.

Also, at Griffins Nest Jewelry, you will find a variety of odd and strange stones with their own uniqueness and natural beauty: Spheres and other varieties of quartz such as Medusa Quartz, Pyrite in quartz, Strawberry or Lepidocrosite in Quartz, even the interesting black striped Tourmalinated Quartz or golden hair Rutilated Quartz, the gemstone from "Outer Space" olive green Moldivite, Natural cinnamon Zircon, Yellow Scapolite, White Goshenite, Spessertite Garnet, and copper included Sunstone.

Be sure to take a look at some of my unique and interesting sections as well:

GEMSTONE ODDITIES
Here you will be introduced to many unique and rare crystals and stones that you will not find in many other shops! You can always find something a bit ‘different’ here in this section!

METAL CLAY CREATIONS
Be sure to check out my handmade artistic creations that can’t be duplicated!

RAW GEMSTONE JEWELRY
You will fall in love with the pure beauty directly from the Earth which has been captured in a piece of gorgeous and unique jewelry!

Any crystal or gemstone that is important to you but is not listed in my shop can be ordered and made into a one of a kind piece of jewelry art at your request. The list of possibilities is endless!

Like me on facebook to find out about about any specials, sales or new gemstones:
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Griffins-Nest-Jewelry/130745500305351

Feel free to look through the other areas of my shop to learn more about me, my process and my shop policies. And you’re always welcome to contact me with any questions:
griffinsnestjewelry [!at] yahoo.com

Thank you for visiting!

Announcement
Last updated on Jun 25, 2016

Welcome to Griffins Nest Jewelry!
Here you will find unique, handcrafted gemstone jewelry made by Certified Gemologist, Sandy Martinez!

I make rings, necklaces, bracelets and other accessories adorned with gorgeous gemstones made by Mother Nature herself.

I am a graduate of the Gemological Institute of America which proves how passionate I am about the quality and preservation of the Earth treasures I work with. I have always loved crystals and to make beautiful jewelry with them brings me such joy.

I am happy to offer my customers a variety of jewelry that can be gifted or enjoyed at any occasion such as birthdays, holidays, weddings, anniversaries and any special event that is important to you and loved ones. It is also my pleasure to offer custom made pieces to fit your specific needs and interests. Please feel free to convo me through etsy, or email me if you prefer: griffinsnestjewelry [!at] yahoo.com

As you browse through my shop you will find all time gemstone favorites here such as: Pink Morganite, Kunzite, Emeralds, Red Rubies, Sapphires, Tanzanite, Herkimer Quartz and Garnet.

Also, at Griffins Nest Jewelry, you will find a variety of odd and strange stones with their own uniqueness and natural beauty: Spheres and other varieties of quartz such as Medusa Quartz, Pyrite in quartz, Strawberry or Lepidocrosite in Quartz, even the interesting black striped Tourmalinated Quartz or golden hair Rutilated Quartz, the gemstone from "Outer Space" olive green Moldivite, Natural cinnamon Zircon, Yellow Scapolite, White Goshenite, Spessertite Garnet, and copper included Sunstone.

Be sure to take a look at some of my unique and interesting sections as well:

GEMSTONE ODDITIES
Here you will be introduced to many unique and rare crystals and stones that you will not find in many other shops! You can always find something a bit ‘different’ here in this section!

METAL CLAY CREATIONS
Be sure to check out my handmade artistic creations that can’t be duplicated!

RAW GEMSTONE JEWELRY
You will fall in love with the pure beauty directly from the Earth which has been captured in a piece of gorgeous and unique jewelry!

Any crystal or gemstone that is important to you but is not listed in my shop can be ordered and made into a one of a kind piece of jewelry art at your request. The list of possibilities is endless!

Like me on facebook to find out about about any specials, sales or new gemstones:
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Griffins-Nest-Jewelry/130745500305351

Feel free to look through the other areas of my shop to learn more about me, my process and my shop policies. And you’re always welcome to contact me with any questions:
griffinsnestjewelry [!at] yahoo.com

Thank you for visiting!

Sandy Martinez

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Sandy Martinez

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About

Welcome to Griffins Nest Jewelry where you will find a variety of unique hand crafted gemstones for jewelry.

Here at Griffins Nest Jewelry you will always find warm and helpful attention that can only be achieved by a knowledgeable and friendly gem lover such as Sandy. She will take the utmost care with your order, your ideas, your concerns and any communication you might have with her. She is truly a gem herself!

Sandy has always loved gemstones, crystals and all the beauty of natural rocks that the Earth produces. She loves them so much that she was even married in a cave where she and her new life partner could be surrounded by the beauty of stone on their special day.

Sandy’s love for gemstones only grew from there; she decided to make her dream of working with stones on a daily basis her reality, so she became a certified Gemologist. Sandy went to the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) where she studied and graduated with a Gemology certification. This gives her the ability to identify crystals, buy the most beautiful grades, answer a variety of questions and design gorgeous, one of a kind jewelry pieces that you won’t find anywhere else on the web.

Sandy wanted to begin her Etsy shop in order to share her love of gemstones with others. She has been here for about four years learning, growing, helping other sellers and making beautiful pieces of various types of gemstone jewelry for buyers around the world.

Sandy is most passionate about working with gemstones to make the right piece of jewelry especially for you! Whether you need a gorgeous and unique ring for the love your life or a necklace to commemorate a special day for your teenager, you have come to the perfect place! Any occasion such as birthdays, weddings, anniversaries or any other event you can think of would not be complete without a gemstone from Griffins Nest Jewelry.

You will find all time gemstone favorites here such as: Pink Morganite, Kunzite, Emeralds, Red Rubies, Sapphires, Tanzanite, Herkimer Quartz and Garnet.

Also, at Griffins Nest, you will find a variety of odd and strange stones with their own uniqueness and natural beauty: Spheres and other varieties of quartz such as Medusa Quartz, Pyrite in quartz, Strawberry or Lepidocrosite in Quartz, even the interesting black striped Tourmalinated Quartz or golden hair Rutilated Quartz, the gemstone from "Outer Space" olive green Moldivite, Natural cinnamon Zircon, Yellow Scapolite, White Goshenite, Spessertite Garnet, and copper included Sunstone.

Any crystal or gemstone that is important to you but is not listed here can be ordered and made into a one of a kind piece of jewelry art at your request. The list of possibilities is endless! And Sandy’s creations can be enjoyed by and gifted to young and old alike. If you have any questions or if you have a special request, please feel free to contact Sandy! You’ll be glad you did! She is more than happy to work with you and help you in any way that she can.

Please contact Sandy today. You can start a convo with her within Etsy or email her:
griffinsnestjewelry [!at] yahoo.com

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    Sandy Martinez is a graduate of the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) making her a certified GIA Graduate Gemologist. Etsy has become Sandy's full time career. She specializes in helping her customers find the perfect gemstone jewelry and gifts.

Shop policies

Last updated on April 24, 2016
My name Sandy means "helper" and I have always been just that.
Customer is King here. I will do anything in my power to get you what you want and at the best price. My expertise is in gemstones and diamonds.
If you are looking for something I can't find or provide you I would be happy to refer you to others on Etsy who could.
Custom orders are welcome. I enjoy your convos so you're never interrupting me with them. It gives me a chance to get to know people out there in Etsyland.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
  • Money Order
  • Check
Payment
Paypal is prefered method for payment but I will also except checks or money orders. This will take longer as I will have to wait for your check to clear the bank before shipping your item.
Layaway plan is available. Generally your purchase price would be split into three payments. First payment would secure your item.
2nd payment would be due no later than 30days from the first.

Here is an example for a ring priced at $255.98
Every 30 days you make your next layaway payment.
If your 1st payment was March 1st - (1/3 of $255.98) $85.33
2nd payment would be due April 1st for $85.33
3rd and final payment due May 1st for $85.32 + shipping

I will ship out after the final payment is made. Note that shipping charge will be added to the final payment.
A new custom listing will be made for each layaway payment so you can pay early if you want. Just look for your name listed in the title.
Convo me for other options on layaway, I will work with you.
Shipping
Shipping charge includes insurance by USPS domestic or international. Cost of packing materials and jewelry boxes are included in the shipping fee.
Tracking number is included with your shipping fee and will be sent automatically when your package label has been created and ready for mailing.

Priority shipping is extra unless stated in items descriptions.

International shipping generally is $12.98 and includes insurance. Item could take up to 30 days for USPS first class mail delivery overseas.

Note that any customs fees or taxes relating to shipping out of the USA is your responsibility.
Refunds and Exchanges
I want you to be pleased and love what you purchased.
If you are not happy with your item please convo me right away.
Within 15 days of shipment I will allow returns or exchanges.
I will credit your paypal account the purchase price of item.

No refunds on shipping fees. You are responsible for providing shipping and Insurance. After item is in my hands I will credit you by the method you paid.
Additional policies and FAQs
Custom orders can not be refunded. Please convo me with anything your not 100% pleased about. I want a happy customer and I know we can work something out. Special request for changes and or resizing rings is a custom order. Please convo me for a ring sizer if you are not sure the size you need. I will work with you to the best of my ability to please you.