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 really understands 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

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May.

Gems of Wisdom: Shinichi Suzuki and a Chalcedony Pendant

By Calla Gold

Gems of Wisdom: "When love is deep much can be accomplished", quote from Shinichi Suzuki featuring a Pendant

“When love is deep much can be accomplished.” ~ Shinichi Suzuki

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May.

Wax Sculpting a Dream Pendant for Virginia

By Calla Gold

Virginia’s Ambitious Design Idea

Art Nouveau Hand Mirror

Virginia’s Lovely Art Nouveau Hand Mirror

Have you ever loved a thing of beauty so much that you wanted more of it? Virginia — an art collector, master gardener, and lover of beauty — adored her antique hand mirror and dreamt of having a pendant that resembled it.

She worried, though, that the large hand mirror’s intricate design would be too complex to recreate in a pendant, which would have to be much smaller. On top of this, she wanted the roses from the original design to be replaced with pansies.

She explained her vision to me in a hesitant voice that suggested, “I’m worried that this is asking way too much.” To Virginia’s surprise, I told her that I was in! Continue reading →

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May.

Gems of Wisdom: R. J. Hauy and a Ring with Two Stacking Bands

By Calla Gold

"If gems are the flowers of the mineral kingdom, fancy color diamonds are the orchids." ~ R. J. Hauy

“If gems are the flowers of the mineral kingdom, fancy color diamonds are the orchids.” ~ R. J. Hauy Continue reading →

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