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







Specializing In.......
Custom Designed Jewelry, Re-Mounts & On-Site Repairs

by Award Winning Artist & Designer - Bruce J. Snider M.S., G.G.-GIA
Graduate Gemologist - Gemological Institute of America


14780 Memorial Drive Suite 105 
Houston, Texas 77079

-by appointment only -
713 995-7975


Also serving Sugar Land, Texas for over 20 years...




We Do Not Purchase Estate Jewelry or Precious Metals from the General Public. 
We do not sell conflict diamonds. Registered Member with LeadsOnline®




For All Your Basic Jewelry Needs. A Wide Variety of Mountings, Wedding Bands, Chains, Pendants and Earrings.
Available in Sterling, Gold or Platinum (some restrictions apply).









Original Designs by Bruce J Snider© 2015 for Designs In Gems®




Designs In Gems®  Since 1984 - Specializes as a Diamond Broker hand crafting one-of-a-kind Custom Jewelry Designs, with over 35 years of experience in the jewelry business brokering Diamonds and Gemstones. 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.
Expert Jewelry & Watch Repair  With repair shops and a manufacturing facility - along with decades of experience serving both jewelry stores and retail customers in and around the Greater Houston area - Bruce J Snider Jewelers, Inc. offers expert jewelry and watch repair with free estimates. We also service with original parts - Rolex Watches - as well as professional refinishing of your gold or stainless watch.

Gemological Laboratory Appraisals Bruce J. Snider M.S., G.G.-GIA was professionally trained as a jewelry appraiser in 1980 and is a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America. Our state of the art Gemological laboratory allows us to perform accurate jewelry, diamond and gemstone appraisals for both private and corporate clients. Bruce J. Snider Jewelers, Inc. is listed with Jewelers Mutual and Chubb Insurance for all your appraisal, repair or replacement needs. Our portable gemological laboratory services can be set up in most retail jewelry stores and estate or probate law offices anywhere in the world.

On-Site Jewelry Repair with a fully equipped jewelry repair shop specializing in ring sizing, new prongs and re-tipping, shank replacement, stone setting, cabbing, and much more!

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

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 (size and weight limitations apply). Our Micro-Laser Welding Services offers distinct advantages over TIG welders, like superior weld quality, excellent for precise applications, low heat input, no distortion or discoloration of the surrounding weld base metals, almost undetectable weld after re-finishing, no preheating is required, minimal restoration time, hard and strong weld is attributed to rapid solidification. Plenty of power to weld high reflective metals such as copper, silver and aluminum yet has the control to weld cross sections thinner than 0.0015 of an inch easily without punching through. All of these features make our micro laser-welder 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. 

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







Bruce J. Snider M.S., G.G.-GIA has been a professional Jewelry Designer, Diamond & Gemstone Broker and Appraiser since 1980 with extensive knowledge and experience at hand picking a suitable stone for you according to your taste and budget. Bruce is a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America and is listed with Jewelers Mutual and Chubb Insurance as a Certified Appraiser, Diamond Supplier and Repair Shop. 


Original Designs by Bruce J Snider© 2015 for Designs In Gems®





Original Designs by Bruce J Snider© 2015 for Designs In Gems®






Angie's List - 5 Times "Super Service Award" Winner: 
2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, Now - Winner for 2015!
(as of June, 2016 we are no longer advertising with Angie's List)
















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