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Custom Engagement Ring & Custom Jewelry Design

Whether you’re looking for a custom engagement ring or trying to repurpose a family antique as a gift, we can help.

We are happy to guide you through the entire process of custom jewelry creation. Head over to our custom jewelry section to learn everything you need to get started, view some of our custom work, and schedule a consultation.

Heirloom Redesign and Preservation

The Antiquarian preserves history for future generations. We make new jewelry, but we’re kind of history nerds at heart. As a company founded by an archaeologist, we take pride in restoring antiques to their former glory, or giving new life to an item that is no longer considered fashionable. Check out our current inventory of authentically antique items, or contact us to repurpose an antique piece.

About the Antiquarian

In a world of fast fashion and ever-changing trends, The Antiquarian is a brand that looks to the foundations of history to inspire innovation, capture curiosity, and build jewels that are as timeless as they are of the moment. Fine jewelry that is both refined and accessible, The Antiquarian utilizes precious metals such as gold, silver, and platinum to form a collection of both restored antique jewelry and modern fine jewelry that pushes the boundaries of modernity and antiquity.

Lindsay Parker

Lindsay Parker

Founder, Designer

A degree-holding Archaeologist, Lindsay Parker has always been fascinated with how we incorporate objects into our everyday lives. Spending summers digging up pieces of history, she became enthralled by the items we choose to surround ourselves with, focusing on personal adornment and the pieces we choose to pass down. After a stint in corporate america, learning about product design, she spent four years apprenticing under a master jeweler, focusing on the design and construction of fine jewelry. From this foundry, The Antiquarian was born.

Press

Victoria Magazine

Combining a fascination for found objects with a love of jewelry and history, Lindsay Parker discovered her calling in designing beautifully detailed pieces using antique gems.

Good Day Charlotte

Good Day Charlotte’s Page Fehling talks with Lindsay Parker, a jewelry designer and owner of Antiquarian.

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Contact

Email: info@theantiquarian.co
Phone: (704) 251-9845

Address:
2329 The Plaza, Suite 101
Charlotte, NC 28205

Hours
Monday: By Appointment
Tuesday-Friday: 10:00-6:00
Saturday: By Appointment
Sunday: Closed

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