Announcement I make hand-forged artisan jewelry and modern wedding rings. I am a one woman show. Everything is designed by me and handmade in my studio in Seattle. Like me on facebook for special promotions and sales!
I make hand-forged artisan jewelry and modern wedding rings. I am a one woman show. Everything is designed by me and handmade in my studio in Seattle. Like me on facebook for special promotions and sales!
Austenoviatt on Aug 24, 2016
Great product and great service. They were able to get my ring to me under a time constraint, and they were able to accommodate my requests to modify the design. I thought it was going to be weird transitioning to wearing a wedding band all the time, but the ring is very comfortable, I barely notice it. Overall I am extremely pleased with my purchase and the service provided to me during the process. 8]
Jamie Jory on Aug 20, 2016
I wanted to write a review to say how happy I am with not only the ring ... Which is beautiful and as shown in pics and described ... But also with the service I received from Lori. She went out of her way to help make my ring and ship it to me in Australia in time for my wedding, which was on very short notice. I highly recommend Lori and would happily and confidently purchase from her again. Cheers, Jamie
asalmela on Aug 17, 2016
Beautiful! I've received so many compliments when I've worn them. Thanks!
I've been making things with my hands since I can remember. I was raised in semi-rural Virginia by Depression-era grandparents. My grandfather, never one to throw anything away - or purchase expensive art materials - kept what we referred to as the "junk room". But to me, this was my supply closet, the place where I got all of the materials for my many projects, from the leftover rug remnants and house paint I used in a handmade and furnished cardboard doll-less house, to old pieces of tire I used to make a pair of flip flops. The Childcraft Make and Do books were my Bible.
After studying art at university, I spent years in social work. Now, I’m finally returning to what makes me really happy, making things. I love the sculptural aspect of making jewelry and the color and tactile process of knitting. My design influence emanates from my printmaking background and my approach from Grandpa’s junk room.
I’m very attracted to showing positive vs. negative space. I find inspiration in the intersection of order and chaos, natural vs. industrial, like the beautiful lush organic vine growing on a rusted glass and steel structure or the sound of rain on a metal roof, things that connect my Virginia childhood with my new home in Seattle. I try to reflect this feeling of time, nature, and industry in my designs, a marriage of my past and present.
Lori Linkous Devine
Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Do-it-aller
I created lolide (pronounced: Loe - Li - Day) in 2010 as an outlet for all the crazy ideas that go through my head. I'm inspired by the constant intersection of order and chaos in the natural and unnatural world.
I am committed to using recycled materials whenever possible and always use conflict-free stones. I value all relationships equally and try to create designs that can be mixed and matched to meet your needs.
Accepted payment methods
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
****NO CUSTOM ORDERS WILL BE PROCESSED IN JANUARY. READY TO SHIP ITEMS WILL SHIP ONCE A WEEK ON TUESDAY FOR DECEMBER AND JANUARY. FOR CUSTOM RING ORDERS PLACED IN DECEMBER AND EARLY JANUARY PLEASE BASE PRODUCTION TIME ON A JANUARY 20 PURCHASE DATE****
means the item will ship in three business days unless otherwise noted. (i.e. if you purchase an item on Thursday, it will ship by the following Tuesday.) Custom orders generally take up to five weeks to ship. ALL RINGS ARE CONSIDERED CUSTOM. If you need an item sooner than what is quoted, please contact me as soon as possible and I will do my best to meet your needs. I also offer expedited and rush shipping on most items for a fee. Please feel free to contact me with questions.
Shipping charges include a gift box or tin
***I am happy to ship internationally, but please note that any surcharges, taxes, duties or customs fees are the responsibility of the buyer.***
All international packages are shipped to their destination, and all international packages over $100 are insured. In the case of damaged or lost items, the buyer must cooperate with all requests of the insurance company in order to have the item replaced. Loss or damage of items under $100 is the responsibility of the buyer unless insurance is requested.
Refunds and Exchanges
>> I cannot accept returns or exchanges on custom orders, wedding/engagement rings, or any other rings as each is made to order just for you << However, if you place a custom order and are unhappy with your purchase, please let me know and I will do everything I can to make it right!
Additional policies and FAQs
RING SIZING: Please note that ring sizing is the responsibility of the buyer and not all ring mandrels are calibrated so allow for a tolerance of 1/4 size up or down. I will make the ring to the size you request and AM NOT responsible for inaccurate sizing.If you are not sure of your ring size, you may want to get sized at two different places just to make sure.
If you are unhappy with the fit of your ring, I can resize most rings for a fee. I can enlarge bands without stones up to 1/2 to one size for a $25 fee per ring plus shipping. I can reduce the size for $45 per ring plus shipping. The buyer is responsible for shipping to me. Rings can also be resized locally by a reputable jeweler.
For rings with stones, I can enlarger most of these rings up to a half size, however, I cannot make them smaller due to the small size of my business and the expensive equipment needed for this type of sizing. However, you should easily be able to get this done locally.