3.18.2014 – New York Weddings New York Magazine’s bi-annual New York Weddings magazine features Sam Abbay in their jeweler directory. This is a great wedding magazine – I have copies in my shop you are welcome to browse.
4.23.2012 – ABC News
Lauren Glassberg joins us to document a wedding ring workshop for her local piece on ABC’s 5:00 news. Showing also on video screens in NYC taxis.
2.23.2012 – Star Tribune
The Star Tribune interviewed me as well as a Minnesota couple I worked with late last year. A photo of their engagement ring is in the print version which ran on the front page of the Lifestyle section.
2.8.2012 – El Mundo
The Japanese TV Show that explores cities around the world filmed a wedding and an engagement ring workshop in one of their New York episodes. There is not yet a streaming video online of the episode, but we will link to one if one surfaces.
1.5.2012 – New York Times
The NY Times interviewed several customers and a photographer followed one couple through their entire workshop. The article, focusing on DIY Wedding Rings, is entitled “With this Torch, I Thee Weld a Ring.” Don’t miss the slide show! The print version ran on the front page of the Style Section on Jan 8th.
5.19.2011 – USA Weekend
Sam Abbay is interviewed regarding practical tips for designing custom wedding rings.
5.17.2011 – Glamour.com Weddings
A blog about one customer’s experience making a sapphire engagement ring in my shop. Thank you Merideth!
4.23.2011 – Huffington Post
Rockstar writer Travis Donovan made an eco-engagement ring in my shop and wrote this awesome article! Don’t forget to post comments!
8.19.2010 – Gizmodo
The popular tech site, infamous for buying a stolen iPhone 4 before its official release, picked up one of my customers’ blogs. His blog was also listed on Make.
5.1.2009 – Passport Magazine
New York Wedding Ring is recommended as a New York City and San Francisco travel destination by this gay travel magazine.
1.31.2009 – Recruit Co.
A very kind journalist interviewed a couple during a workshop and wrote about the experience of making wedding rings in my shop. This article is in Japanese.
1.24.2009 – Toolmonger
Podcast includes interview with a customer regarding his engagement ring experience. Interview begins 15min into podcast.
1.23.2009 – Popular Science
A customer tells his experience constructing a platinum engagement ring for his then girlfriend. Wife, as of May 2010.
10.07.2008 – NY Resident Magazine
A recycled platinum ring in the making is featured as Resident lists New York Wedding Ring as one of New York’s eco-conscious wedding vendors. Sadly, they only maintain a 5-year archive of articles.
4.23.2008 – Daily Candy, SF
Our bullion coin rings and San Francisco website had front-row center seats in this year’s SF spring wedding guide.
3.5.2008 – Go Magazine
New York Wedding Ring received kind mention on Go’s list of recommended LGBT friendly wedding vendors.
2.5.2008 – Brides Magazine
Our mokume gane and bullion rings are featured in the Spring 2008 issues of Brides New York and Brides Northern California. The story is featured in the print magazine only.
11.19.2007 – Newsweek
Find us in the November 19th Issue of Newsweek on the second page of the Enterprise section! Or just read it online.
11.6.2007 – NYMag.com
Our men’s Facet Ring is featured in New York Magazine’s Shop-a-Matic.
4.24.2007 – Daily Candy, NYC
The Daily Candy includes our wedding ring workshops in their annual weddings email. Unfortunately, Daily Candy closed their doors April 2014.