Facet Jewellers aka Facet Ireland
Facet Jewellers aka Facet Ireland (Est. 1978) From Massachusetts to Spain to Australia, many jewelry firms use the name, ‘Facet,’ however, the most notable is Facet Ireland, an Irish jewelry manufacturing company located in Dublin, Ireland, specializing in handmade Celtic Irish jewelry.
Facet Jewellers Dun Laoghaire was established as Facet Ltd. Jewellery and Manufacturing Company in 1978 by brothers Liam, Patrick and Michael Shannon. The brothers work together designing, casting, and hand finishing each ring, pendant, earring, bracelet and necklace. All of the designs are inspired by the “Book of Kells” and “Book of Durrow” and are unique to Facet Ireland.
Today, the brothers operate a luxury store in Dun Laoghaire as well as a successful manufacturing business and a world-class servicing and repairs department. The store has fifteen staff, including; Goldsmith, Silversmith, Diamond Merchant, Gemologist, Watchmaker, Valuer, Setter, Engraver and the front of house team.
Liam’s original diamond and gemstone creations are internationally renowned, and, as with everything produced at Facet Jewellers, they are created in-house entirely by hand. Facet has full in-house design and production facilities that produce their full range in-house. They offer a unique range of modern and traditional jewelry using gold, silver and platinum, and the company hand selects the best quality stones for their diamond and precious stone jewelry. All of their jewelry is submitted to the Dublin Assay office for evaluation.
The company’s pieces include engagement rings, pendants, earrings, wedding bands, watches (Frederique Constant, Citizen, and Victorinox), necklaces, bracelets, gold jewelry, silver jewelry, Celtic jewelry, and cufflinks. Notable collections are named, Unity Ring and Diamond.
Facet Dublin offers a professional engraving service that provides engraving as an everyday service for Name Plates and Dog Tags, Christening Gifts, Trophies, Medals and Awards, Signet Ring Seal Engraving, for Wedding Bands, inside rings, and bangles.
The firm also provides a complete jewelry repair service to all customers. Services include, but are not limited to Silver, Gold and Platinum Soldering, Ring Re-sizing, Pearl Re-stringing, Polishing of all metals, Cleaning and Rhodium Plating of all White Gold Diamond Jewelry, Re-setting of Gemstones and Diamonds.
There is also a confidential valuation and appraisal service from their DGA and FGA qualified professionals. They specialize in all types of valuations including insurance, probate, and re-sale. They also offer a call-out service for larger time-pieces and silverware that cannot be transported to their location.
In addition, Facet Dublin offers a professional jewelry refurbishment service for all precious jewelry items. They specialize in the refurbishment of 18ct White Gold, 18ct Yellow Gold, Platinum, Precious Gemstones and Diamonds. It is the largest jewelry workshop in Dublin located onsite and attached to the firm’s retail store.
Facet Jewellers also has a complete watch repair service under the oversight of its certified watch maker. This part of the business specializes in Battery Change, Bracelet Adjustment, Re-seal up to 300m (30 bar), Rolex Full Mechanical Service, Warranty after sale service, Glass replacement, Hand Alignment and Stem/Crown Replacement.
One key international market for the original Facet Jewellers is the United States because they are a genuine Irish product from conception through to finished product, The store in Dun Laoghaire contains many original designs including the aforementioned rings, pendants, earrings, bracelets, as well as neckpieces, cufflinks, tie pins, and silverware.
Facet Jewellers also offers a bespoke hand-made Engagement Ring and Wedding Band service as well as a large selection of designs to choose from in its store.
The firm has served generations of families for brilliant diamonds, beautiful fine jewelry, elegant watches, treasured gifts, custom made styles, and expert jewelry repairs. Their many years of experience and services have built a legacy of integrity and trust with their customers.