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  • We do diamonds, we can do

  • emeralds, sapphires, any stone really.

  • Open wide as possible.

  • I like to call it mouth jewellery

  • I went from job centre to selling the most grillz.

  • And here's how I did it.

  • Say it seriously.

  • I am serious.

  • Perfect

  • cool.

  • So after taking a mould,

  • we're going to fill it up with some plaster.

  • I wanted a grill for quite a while.

  • I dress a bit different. I like jewellery so,

  • I just wanted something to accessorise with.

  • So a grill,

  • it's like a casing that goes over your teeth.

  • All types of ethnicities

  • and walks of life have come through

  • my doors to, you know, get grillz.

  • After the plastering, what will happen

  • is doing the waxwork.

  • Casting is the process of turning it

  • from wax or whatever material into metal.

  • We're gonna go and take this to

  • Just Castings on Hatton Garden,

  • see how it comes out in metal.

  • Before jewellery things in my

  • life just wasn't going right for me.

  • Not everything was legit back in the day

  • if you know what I mean, so obviously there was trouble

  • and things that could happen.

  • I decided I wanted to start making grillz from 2017.

  • I have a cousin who made grillz

  • at that point of time, and I saw

  • what he was doing and

  • wanted to help him do it.

  • Once I got into jewellery,

  • things started going right for me.

  • Making grillz is a lucrative career.

  • The most I've probably made in a

  • week is about 10 grand.

  • There's up's and down's

  • There's up's and down's

  • with things in the business.

  • You've got lot's of money coming in,

  • it's just learning how to manage it all.

  • How are you, mate?

  • I'm all right. Good to see you.

  • What we doing today, teeth?

  • Yeah I've got some teeth for you here.

  • So once I've handed this to Theo,

  • Theo is going to begin the process of casting.

  • Someone will carefully prepare it

  • onto what we call a tree.

  • Then wax gets melted away,

  • leaves a clean impression inside

  • the plaster, which is the perfect thing

  • to pour molten gold into.

  • Jaye must be very good at what he

  • does because he seems to be

  • selling a lot of teeth.

  • So right now we're in Hatton Garden.

  • I've lived here my whole life.

  • Right above London's jewellery

  • quarter on Hatton Garden.

  • So it's kind of like

  • fate, luck, destiny, whatever you

  • want to call it.

  • I was born at home alone, with just me and my mum.

  • Why you leaning on my kettle? Get off.

  • You know I'm a mummy's boy because

  • I'm her only child.

  • I helped you get your first work bench.

  • There was people coming in and out

  • and he was doing really well.

  • All his friends were lovely.

  • They always used to say, "Oh mum, hello!"

  • Did you miss me?

  • Do you miss me?

  • I had two benches here and literally

  • I would have someone sitting down just here.

  • Even sometimes I had to tell people

  • to wait outside my house.

  • I would say I am a hard worker.

  • Been told that I'm a workaholic.

  • Your income depends on your effort

  • and the work that you put in.

  • What you're basically seeing here is

  • me just doing a quick tooth.

  • From doing grillz and things like that

  • I've learned a lot about doing teeth.

  • Not as much as a dentist, obviously.

  • Something fresh out like this,

  • you would then go through the

  • grades, basically

  • sanding it down to a point

  • where you're happy with it, there's no scratches,

  • not anything and then you give it a polish.

  • Everything on my table is

  • customers mould's to wax up.

  • It gets so busy out here. There's loads of people.

  • I've come in a couple times now so

  • we just knew it was a good place.

  • This is nine carat

  • white gold with some VS diamonds.

  • It can go from about £600 to about £6000.

  • Cool. Just head over there.

  • Yeah these ones are fine.

  • Take a seat right here. All right.

  • And here it is.

  • With a nice little window.

  • Oh my God it looks sick. Thank you.

  • Thank you so much I'm really happy with them.

  • No worries.

  • I'll definitely come back.

  • Good. I'm happy you're happy with them.

  • I love what I do, to be honest.

  • I get to wake up and do what I want.

  • And what I want is to

  • make jewellery and grillz.

  • I never wanted to work for someone

  • and I never wanted to work a job

  • that didn't make me happy.

We do diamonds, we can do

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