What can a Personal Jeweler do for you?

Custom Jewelry Design

Unique 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

Solving problems for neglected or broken jewelry

“Calla has repaired, made and enhanced many of my rings extremely well. My Wedding Ring now has a special catch that makes it bigger to go over my knuckle. I love it!”

- Dee W.

Engagement Ring Design

Custom engagement rings that express your love

"Calla Gold is my personal jeweler and a friend for life. She reallyunderstands her clients...I love my ring more and more every day!"

- Lorrie Thomas

Wedding Ring Design

Custom wedding ring design for a lifetime of love and beauty

Antique Jewelry Restoration

Estate jewelry and inherited jewelry revitalized or reimagined for a new generation

Fine Jewelry For Sale

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

Jewelry Organizing Services

Fall in love again with your existing jewelry collection by organizing it



Gems of Wisdom – Orchid Ring and Victor Hugo

By Calla Gold

Gems of Wisdom, Victor Hugo: Life is the flower for which love is the honey

“Life is the flower for which life is the honey.” ~ Victor Hugo

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Dear Calla – Making a Vintage Necklace

By Calla Gold

Dear Calla GoldDear Calla,

I was given an amethyst pendant by my Aunt Maria when I was ten. I wore it for special occasions and it got lost somehow. I bought another one years later and then found the first one. They sort of go together but are different sizes. How can I make some cool vintage looking necklace using them?

Too Much of a Good Thing

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Superfit Hinging Shanks for Large Knuckled People-Review

By Calla Gold

Superfit Shank, Here to Woo You with its Special Abilities

Superfit shank on engagement ring

Superfit Hinging Shank on Yellow Gold Engagement Ring

As a specialist in modifying rings that spin to be more comfortably worn, I have written on various possible solutions previously. See my related blogs on speed bumps, butterfly springs and Fingermate hinging shanks.

Jumping right in it’s time that I added to the reviews of possible big knuckle fit solutions with this article on the Superfit Shank. Continue reading →

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