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Latest News from Jens Hansen - The Ringmaker

15 GREAT GEMSTONE MYTHS AND BUNKUM

Truth: The ancient Greeks got it wrong when they called diamond “Adamas” – meaning indestructible – because a diamond can be damaged if a blow...

NMIT students see excellence again

Each year, we offer a $1000 prize, the Jens Hansen Award for Excellence, to the top students in the Visual Art and Design at the Nelson Marlborough...

What's it like working for The Ringmaker?

The New Zealand Herald asked us some questions about what it is like to work in The Ringmaker's studio. Here's our answers!   Describe your busi...

Metromony - which ring suits your lifestyle?

We feature in the latest Metrosouce magazine!(Click on the image to see the whole article). Metrosource is a leading New York magazine for LGBT peo...

Halfdan Hansen in Jewellery Time magazine

Jens Hansen owner Halfdan Hansen was interviewed for this month's Jewellery Time magazine. Halfdan talks about growing up in his father's jewellery...

NZ's first Signature 74 Diamond goes to Love Stories winners

Congratulations Lara and Sam! Lara Conyers and Sam Harris, the winners of Jens Hansen Love Stories 2013, have announced their engagement! And they ...

Making Dreams Come True

It always gives us a special thrill when we're able to connect people with their favourite piece of Jens Hansen jewellery (which often happens to b...

This is quite a story!

This is Linda's story of how she met Derek, found their perfect rings on the other side of the world at Jens Hansen, and married him on the same da...

Farewell Tom Harrison

 Thomas Wishart HarrisonMB ChB DPM FRNZCP OBE M.I.D. E.D.9th May 1912 – 17th April 2013As I celebrated my birthday two days ago, I found mysel...

Nelson's LOVEliest stories

We're excited to announce the finalists in our Jens Hansen Love Stories competition!We've been searching for Nelson's most romantic stories - wheth...

Being The Ringmakers

An interview with Halfdan Hansen How did Jens Hansen become the maker of The One Ring for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films?  My...

The Ring: From Middle-Earth to Modern History

A guest blog by Steve "Rifflo" Fitch, Reporter - Middle-Earth News[A ring is] "The article of jewelry around which centers tradition, antiquity, ut...