Jewelry Sourcing Challenge: 11 Firms That Make Classic Diamond Initial Pendants

Helping JCK’s jewelry-store-owner readers source product is one of my duties as a trade journalist and market editor, so when a retailer from Northern California reached out to me yesterday for suggestions, I was delighted to assist.

The merchant asked for makers of “classically inspired diamond initial pendants—simple, understated, with timeless fonts, and high-quality diamonds in gold,” he said. “Our customers appreciate classic/traditional design and workmanship. A handmade piece is always a plus, but in a refined state, not rustic or craft oriented.”

The following 11 firms are ones I suggested. Have a hole in your inventory? I would be happy to help you. Email me at with your request.

KC Designs

KC Designs diamond initial pendants

Jane Basch

Jane Basch diamond initial pendants


Stuller diamond initial pendants 

Alex Woo

Alex Woo diamond initials

Sydney Evan

Sydney Evan diamond initial

Rhonda Faber Green

Rhonda Faber Green diamond initials

Calligraphy Initials in 18k gold with 0.05 ct. t.w. diamonds, $750; Rhonda Faber Green

Overnight Mountings

Overnight Mountings gold initials

Jennifer Meyer Jewelry

Jennifer Meyer diamond initials

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Kacey K

Kacey K.

Adwar Casting

Adwar Casting diamond initials

C.G. Creations

C.G. Creations diamond initials

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