"Distinctive originals redesigned from your sentimental existing gold and stones.... We make the next generation's keepsakes."





Custom Jewelry Designs • Manufacturing • On-Site Repairs • Gemological Appraisals 


- Award Winning Artist & FashionJewelry Designer -
Graduate Gemologist - Gemological Institute of America (GIA)
Listed: Jewelers Mutual and Chubb Insurance Group
Listed: Jewelers Board of Trade



Designs In Gems® 
Bruce J Snider Jewelers, Inc.
Gemological Laboratory Appraisals
Metallurgical Repair Laser Service

6222 Richmond Ave. Suite 765 
Houston, Texas 77057

713 995-7975
by appointment only







Original Custom Hand Crafted Jewelry by Designs In Gems®









Angie's List - 5 Times "Super Service Award" Winner: 
2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015!

(as of June, 2016 we are no longer advertising with Angie's List)






Original Designs by Bruce J Snider© 2015 for Designs In Gems®
For All Your Basic Jewelry Needs. A Wide Variety of Mountings, Wedding Bands, Chains, Pendants and Earrings



Bruce J Snider Jewelers, Inc. is an Authorized Retailer for: 

Novell Design Studio®  • Stuller® • Quality Gold® • United States Mint® • Ayaka Nishi®

We are also an Authorized Manufacture for Etsy Artists & Jewelry Designers




Designs In Gems®  Professional Jewelry Designer since 1980, Bruce J Snider Jewelers, Inc. opened in January of 1984 - as a diamond broker specializing in custom designed and hand crafting jewelry. Bruce J. Snider is an Award Winning Artist & Jewelry Designer, a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), and holds a Master of Science Degree in Economic Development from the University of Houston System.

Gemological Laboratory Appraisals Bruce J. Snider M.S., G.G.-GIA is a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America listed with Jewelers Mutual and Chubb InsuranceOur state of the art Gemological laboratory & portable gemological laboratory allows us to perform accurate jewelry, diamond and gemstone appraisals for both private and corporate clients around the world. 

Expert Jewelry & Watch Repair Expert on-site jewelry and watch repair with free estimates. We also service Rolex watches using original parts - as well as professional refinishing of your gold or stainless watch.

Manufacturing Over 30 years experience in Casting, Finishing & Assembly of Precious Metal Components using state of the art, contemporary and traditional methods of application.

Hand Engraving January 4th, 2017 - For 3 days I had the opportunity to study hand engraving from a Master engraver of 20 years. I will continue studying in my spare time. Visit the Services page to see updated photos of my progress. 

Gold, Silver and Platinum Bullion We are an Authorized Bulk Buyer for the United States Mint as well as specializing in PCGS graded coins such as American Eagles, Buffalo, etc. Minimum Purchase Requirements. Some Restrictions Apply.

Metallurgical Repair Laser Services Since 2008 - Offering Micro-Laser Welding on a Wide Variety of Metals and Components. Our micro laser-welder - is the most flexible laser welding machine in its class capable of welding most metal alloys such as 300 and 400 series stainless steel, tools steel, M2, D2, H13, 17-4, P20, gold, platinum palladium, chromium, colbalt, nickle chrome, titanium, Monel, Kovar, Nitinol, etc. Size and weight limitations apply.

Scientific • Industrial • Medical • Automotive • Robotics • Vintage Toys • Hardware • Gunsmiths 








Original Jewelry by Designs In Gems®
View our Portfolio Page for more Custom Jewelry Designs


Custom Platinum and Gold, Natural Fancy Yellow and Colorless Round Brilliant Cut Diamonds 
available as a Necklace, Bracelet or Earrings by Designs In Gems®




















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