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Rhodium Plating

Rhodium Plating Service update

Our last day for us receiving rhodium plating for 2018 will be Tuesday 18th December.
Our normal service will resume after the New Year.
Rhodium Plating
We offer a complete rhodium plating service within our own workshop which generally only takes a few days and will result in your white gold jewellery being restored to an as new condition.

As part of our rhodium plating service we will polish your item of jewellery to remove all scratches and traces of the old rhodium plating. It is very important to remove the old rhodium plating as this will give a very dull and patchy appearance if left on the item.

After the scratches and old rhodium plating have been removed your item of jewellery will be polished to a brilliant shine as the rhodium will only be as bright as the polished finish below.

After the polish has been completed, we then immerse the jewellery in to an electrolysis chemical cleaner to further enhance the item and remove any finger prints which can show as dark patches on your jewellery if not removed.

Finally we can now add the all important coat of rhodium plating restoring your jewellery to the day that it was purchased.

Our prices for rhodium plating are generally £24.50 for most rings and other small items of white gold jewellery, and £30.00 for larger items such as heavy bracelets etc.

We use a new formulated ultra bright rhodium plating which is far superior to the basic rhodium plating used by most.

If you would like to send your jewellery to us you may download our repair form below.

Download Repair / Rhodium Form

If you would like to send your jewellery to us you may download our repair form below.

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Important : please make sure that your jewellery is in a box to protect from crushing in transit, and that it is sent by a tracked and insured method. We advise Royal Mail Special Delivery.

Rhodium Plating

Rhodium Plating has been rated 10 out of 10 based on 100 customer reviews.
Reviews for ref: Rhodium (Overall Rating: 10 out of 10)

Astonishing results  -  My white gold ring was severely discoloured due to chemical contact and to me it looked like a lost cause, but this service has left it looking flawless and at least as good as the day I first got it. 100% recommended without hesitation
(28/03/2018) Alex - Scotland
Great service   -  I had both my engagement ring and wedding band replated and they both came back quicker than expected and looking as good as new. I was kept informed by email when the jewellery arrived at the shop and also when it had left again with tracking details included Thoroughly recommend this company.
(28/03/2018) Rachael - York
Fantastic  -  I was a bit concerned about sending rings through the post but couldn't be happier. Updated all through the process, sent on Tuesday and returned on Friday.Great service, value and great quality rhodium plating, look like new! Will definitely not wait as long next time and will recommend to anyone
(28/03/2018) Karen - Luton
Fantastic Service - Better than expected  -  Got a white gold engagement ring re plated, they did an amazing job. I wouldn't use anyone else, it looked brand new.
(23/02/2018) Jon - Cambridge
Rhodium played my wedding ring  -  The service was excellent especially as I live in France and I was absolutely delighted with my ring
(14/11/2017) Karen smith - France
  -  The service I received was first class, fast, efficient and helpful. Rings came back within days, and were like new! Can't recommend enough!
(14/11/2017) Vicki Chambers - UK
Stunning!  -  Had 3 rings rhodium plated. Never had so many comments about how sparkly they are. Took 48hrs for a back to back turnaround. Highly recommended and will definitely use again. Fantastic service and end product, my rings look like they did when I first bought them.
(14/11/2017) Kate Riley - Hampshire
Great service  -  Rings came back looking marvellous. Never used it before so a bit apprehensive posting my rings but everything was great. Much cheaper than using high street jewellers
(26/08/2017) Margaret - Bolton
Disappointed  -  Disappointed. Lasted a few days. Jewellery Workshop say that yellow gold does not last long, it lasted about 3 days. JW Response : Sorry to hear this Simon, as we mentioned, we do not recomend rhodium plating yellow gold as it is not durable, and we always say no to yellow gold, and only ever do when pushed, so feel the review is a little unfair. We are also happy to redo for you free of charge.
(25/08/2017) Simon - Blackpool
Rings like new  -  Amazing service.Rings back to looking new.Would highly recommend if you want your rings to look great.
(16/08/2017) Gwen - Scottish Borders
Fantastic  -  Excellent service.....After sending our wedding rings for rhodium plating fantastic results,look amazing and only away for a couple of days!!!!! Highly Recommend the Jewellery Workshop !!!! Many thanks
(11/08/2017) Tim Ellis - Bournemouth
Rhodium Plating my ring   -  Brilliant service from start to finish. My ring looks fantastic. Would recommend to all my friends
(10/08/2017) Sara Cross - Walsall
Really great work and brilliant service  -  I had my diamond set wedding ring rhodium plated and it came back looking better than it did when I bought it I think!! Service was responsive and the work done was great, I would recommend them to anyone.
(10/08/2017) Zoe - Wiltshire
Rhodium plating  -  Amazing! My wedding ring has a different look, gone from Matt to shiney finish and looks so good.
(23/02/2017) Melanie Howard - Norfolk
As good as new  -  I asked jewellery workshop to rhodium plate my wedding and engagement rings and also my husband's wedding band. They were done within a couple of days and I have to say the results were amazing. All of the rings were as good as new, just in time for our wedding anniversary. Excellent all round!
(29/11/2016) Stephanie - Bird
Perfect service  -  We were really impressed with the rhodium plating - the rings looked brand new, as good as the day we were married. Very quick service and great communication, definitely recommend
(29/11/2016) Sarah Clibbon - Oxford
Rhodium plating  -  Superb customer service, so helpful, went over and above what I expected. Great job, on my ring can't recommend them enough!
(20/08/2016) Postal -
Superb  -  what a fantastic job done on plating my wedding ring. Excellent quality, great price and super quick service. Would thoroughly recommend
(17/06/2016) Simon Duke - Guildford
As good as new!  -  That's the kind of service I would expect, fast, great coms, good value and my rhodium plated white gold wedding ring looks as good as new ready for my 10th anniversary. Thank you.
(17/06/2016) Kate Shields - Hampshire
brilliant quick service  -  I've been sending white gold rings to be rhodium plated at the jewellery workshop, they are always quick, efficient, communicate very well and make sure they are doing their job to the highest standard possible.
(30/03/2016) rose wood - wales
Superb Service!  -  I sent both my engagement and wedding rings to be re-rhodium plated and was thrilled with the result. The communication between myself and the shop was brilliant and the service exceptionally quick. Will definitely be using them again. Thank you.
(30/03/2016) Melanie - Stockport
Fantastic service!!  -  I would never have known that a couple of the diamonds in my eternity ring were loose if I hadn't sent it to you to get dipped!! Less than a week and I have my rings back, looking as good as new and so reasonably priced!! Thank you!
(19/11/2015) Robyn - North Dorset
Delighted  -  You have rhodium plated rings and delighted with both, look amazing and new.
(03/11/2015) Melanie - Norfolk
Excellent  -  Very prompt return and I'm delighted with the finish. Will certainly use the service for my other white gold items.
(03/11/2015) gaynor - Cheshire
Fantastic service  -  Once again a great job. I sent 3 rings on Monday, and received back on Thursday looking like new. Very happy!
(03/11/2015) Claire - Canvey


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Common questions about rhodium plating.

Q Can you rhodium plate my yellow gold ring so that it is white?

A Although we can plate yellow gold rings, it is not something that we advise or encourage. With yellow gold rings, as soon as you scratch the ring the yellow gold will show through the white of the rhodium plating looking messy.

Q How long does Rhodium Plating take?

A We Rhodium Plate 2 to 3 times a week, depending on when your item arrives with us we would typically take 2 to 3 working days.

Q Can you rhodium plate base metal costume jewellery?

A I am afraid that we are unable to rhodium plate costume jewellery as it contaminates our rhodium plating soloution. We are only able to rhodium plate silver and gold jewellery.

Q Can you rhodium plate my yellow gold diamond earrings and pendant set?

A We can certainly rhodium plate earrings and pendants. Any item of yellow gold jewellery that does not receive a lot of hard wear is fine to be rhodium plated. The only item of jewellery that we do not recommend rhodium plating is yellow gold rings.

Q How should I send my jewellery to you?

A All jewellery is sent at your own risk so we strongly advise using an insured service such as Royal Mail Special Delivery. In 10 years we have not had a single parcel sent by Special Delivery lost or stolen in the post. All returned jewellery is returned by Royal Mail Special Delivery.

Q Could you tell me about the rings on your rhodium page, and if they are available to purchase?

A The rings pictured on this page are certainly available on a made to order basis but are not available to purchase on the website due to the value of the items. Prices below are correct as 12th October 2010. Prices can fluctuate due to precious metal prices, diamond prices and the $ to £ exchange rate.
Engagement ring is set with a 1.00ct centre diamond and outer diamonds that total 0.64ct making a total of 1.64ct (almost 1 2/3 carats) the diamonds are colour F/G and clarity SI/VS.

Price in 18ct white gold £7465
Price in Platinum (950 quality) £8240

Wedding ring is set with 0.13ct of diamonds colour G clarity VS

Price in 18ct white gold £600
Price in platinum (950 quality) £1115
Q Can you size and rhodium plate my illusion set square diamond ring?

A I am afraid that this is about the only design of ring that we are unable to work on, or rhodium plate.

The design of the ring is to give a larger show of diamonds for your money which does seem very good value. The way that this is achieved is by using 4 square diamonds and setting them under pressure so that they all hold each other in place.

The problem with this design is that as soon as a diamond comes loose, they can all fall out in one go and it is almost impossible to successfully reset them.

You can tell if you have this design of diamond ring by looking for the cross through the middle of what seems to be one diamond, you may even be able to feel the join with your nail. If you look at the image to the right, the ring would appear to be made up of 3 square diamonds. It is in fact 12 smaller square diamonds, but only held in by 8 claws which is not sufficient.

We are afraid that we are unable to work on, or rhodium plate any diamond jewellery that has this style of setting.

If you are unsure if you have this design or not, we are always happy for you to send us a photo to look at prior to posting to us.

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