Making A Ring Out Of A Coin

This creative metal worker has found out a way to save money on the cost of a ring – by making the ring out of money itself.

In the step-by-step footage, Skyler Jenkins goes from drilling holes into two coins – one Canadian, one American – to the finished product itself.

Skyler, 37, has been making such beautiful creations full-time since 2012, and for this work he decided to use a Morgan silver dollar and an old Canadian large penny.

Like the metal market itself, Skyler’s coin rings vary in cost – priced at anywhere from $30 to $1600.

The ideas for each design, Skyler said, often come from discussions amongst a coin ring community.

Skyler, from near Portland, Oregon, said: “The response from the products I sell and my videos has been overwhelmingly positive.