Our Nelson studio is currently open by appointment only.

To book an appointment please email ben@benjaminblack.co.nz or phone 03 546 9137.

We are accepting custom orders as usual with national and international shipping.


Wedding & Engagement

  • Bridal Jewellery for 2019

    With a rising trend in custom men's jewellery, 2019 has become the year for Grooms to shine, by investing in a quality ring that lasts a lifetime and beyond.

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  • Custom Made Ring NZ - Gold & Diamonds

    At Benjamin Black Goldsmiths designing and hand crafting bespoke, custom made rings is one of our specialties. This fabulous ring is one of our more popular designs. We have made it in various precious metals and gemstones for different customers.

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  • Ashleigh & Carl's Engagement Ring

    Creating an engagement ring is more than the making of a piece. It's a relationship. A story. An experience. When Carl and Ashleigh approached us to craft their bespoke engagement ring, we knew it would be a special piece.

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  • Why Moissanite Gemstones Make Spectacular Engagement Rings

    We all know diamonds are forever, but in our humble opinion, moissanites are a girl's best friend. At Benjamin Black Goldsmiths we have been busy creating several new designs using both black and white moissanites. Apart from their beauty, there are many reasons to fall in love with this gorgeous stone. If you're getting engaged, moissanites could be a great option for you.

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  • When to Buy an Eternity Ring

    We often have enquiries from customers about when the appropriate time is to buy an eternity ring for their partners. What is an eternity ring? An eternity ring is a symbol of infinite love, which is usually given by a husband to his wife on a significant anniversary. Although this is typically after one year of marriage, it can also be after the birth of their first child, last child or another wedding anniversary (such as 3, 5 or 10 years).

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  • The Gentleman's Guide to Buying the Perfect Engagement Ring

    Buying an engagement ring is an exciting process, but often it can be hard to know where to begin. At Benjamin Black Goldsmiths, we love helping men to create the perfect engagement ring for their partner, so we have put together a few tips to help make the process a little easier.

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  • Custom Engagement Ring Feature: Nicole & Jordan

    As Nicole and Jordan prepare to wed next week, we are so excited to share photos of their custom-designed engagement ring.

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  • Wedding Feature: Jansen & Ari

    Pakohe, or argillite, has become one of my favourite materials to work with. Not only is it found in the Nelson-Marlborough region of New Zealand, where the Benjamin Black Goldsmiths studio and workshop is based, it also has a striking dark colour, hardness and strength, which makes it perfect for jewellery.

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  • Wedding Feature: Amber & Laurence

    Amber and Laurence's wedded bliss began with a proposal to remember. Laurence worked with Benjamin to bring to fruition an engagement ring design which he had lovingly created.

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