Custom jewelry design is about the experience and working with a trusted jeweler that can bring your idea to life. The experts at D.B. Bowles can work with all types of materials, whether it’s an heirloom or necklace passed down through generations or a fine diamond.

We work directly with you to not only make your unique idea shine but ensure that it is wearable. The D.B. Bowles team uses a variety of traditional and modern techniques like hand fabrication and laser cutting to give you a beautiful, one-of-a-kind finished product.


D.B. Bowles uses a state-of-the-art 3D CAD system to make your engagement piece come to life. Our experts are here to help you craft the perfect piece that is truly you, and can help you think outside the box. If you have always dreamed of having a custom engagement ring, stop by our Suffolk, VA location and we'll answer any questions you may have so you can make an informed decision. Wedding and engagement rings, anniversary pieces, bridal jewelry - D.B. Bowles can do it all.


Celebrate your milestones with a custom graduation piece made by the experts at D.B. Bowles. Typical gift options we work with are:

  • Rings
  • Charms
  • Watches
  • Paperweights
  • Awards
  • Frames
  • Glasses


D.B. Bowles is the premier source for jewelry engraving for customers in the Suffolk, VA area. Whether it's typical pieces like engagement rings, necklaces, and charms, to household items like, silverware, musical instruments, furniture, etc., D.B. Bowles can provide you with quality and completely customized engravings.

We can engrave on metals, glass, wood, plastic, acrylic, and marble pieces. Depending on the piece and it's composition, D.B. Bowles uses rotary engravers, lasers for etching, and an Ikonics Sandblaster for some glass, marble, and acrylic pieces.

Any item not purchased from D.B. Bowles, the engraving starts at $15.00. Purchased pieces start at $6.50. We ask for one week on engraving depending on the piece. We give a discount for organizations and multiple items sharing the same engraving.