What can a Personal Jeweler do for you?

what-is-a-personal-jewelerCalla Gold is your Personal Jeweler – visiting you by appointment, or via the internet for distance clients, who takes pride in working with clients one-on-one to integrate their personal sense of style and taste into custom designed jewelry and repaired jewelry pieces.

Custom Jewelry Design

custom-jewelry-designUnique custom jewelry designed by Santa Barbara Personal Jeweler Calla Gold

“Calla Gold is the best! She has been designing jewelry for me for over a decade. Not only is she talented and trustworthy, she is a joyful person to be around!”

– Charla, happy customer

Jewelry Repair

jewelry-repairSolving problems for neglected or broken jewelry

“Calla has repaired, made and enhanced many of my rings extremely well. I love her!”

– Dee W.

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Engagement Ring Design

trinity-engagement-ringCustom engagement rings that express your love.

“Calla Gold is my personal jeweler and a friend for life. She really understands her clients…I love my ring more and more every day!”

– Lorrie Thomas

Wedding Ring Design

wedding-ring-designCustom wedding ring design for a lifetime of love and beauty.

“I wanted a ring that had a visual relationship with my wife’s. Calla took an element from the hand engraving on her engagement ring, expanded it and used it on my band. Oh yeah, I wanted some black too.”

– J Villegas

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Antique Jewelry Restoration

antique-jewelry-restorationEstate jewelry and inherited jewelry revitalized or reimagined for a new generation.

Fine Jewelry For Sale

fine-jewelry-for-sale-2Wide selection of stylish, classic and unique fine gold and silver jewelry. Call (805) 963-4157 to setup an appointment.

Jewelry Organizing Services

jewelry-organizingJewelry organizing services. From containers to inventorying to organizing, making the most of your jewelry collection is a part of our mission.

“I had duplicate items, things I wasn’t wearing and holes in my collection. Calla did an inventory, organized my jewelry so I could see what I had and wrote up suggestions that we are working our way through.”

– Deb C.

Feb 17

Richard Bach and Black Rhodium Trinity Ring from Calla Gold Jewelry

“True love stories never have endings.” ~ Richard Bach

Born in 1936, Richard Bach became one of the bestselling authors of the 1970’s. He was best known for his works including Jonathan Livingston Seagull and Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah. Continue reading →

Feb 15

Engagement Ring With Cracked Shank and Rhodium Worn OffDear Calla,

I have a white gold ring which has split at the bottom. how much do you think the would cost to be fixed?

~ Hannah


Hello Hannah,

I can’t see your ring. But let’s assume you’ll need it to be rhodium plated after the soldering or laser welding is done. This would need to be done since you have white gold. And white gold is rhodium plated when manufactured and that needs to be reapplied now and then as maintenance. Heat work necessitates re-application. Continue reading →

Feb 13

I Get it, We Need to Clean Our Jewelry

This is What Happens When You Clean Your Jewelry With Gas

We all need clean jewelry, I do get this.

I read with horrified fascination of a couple cleaning their jewelry with gas and was flabbergasted. It did not end well.

Why did they do it?

I may never know. It prompted me to look into the many odd ways people have cleaned jewelry over time. Continue reading →

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