Archive for the ' Antique Diamonds ' Category

Sep 23

Are You Wondering Where to Shop for Your Engagement Diamond?   On occasion a client asks me about diamond shopping at pawn shops vs. diamond shopping with a jeweler, so I decided to write this to answer most questions you may have.  Let me start by showing you all this interesting exchange I got from […]

Sep 9

Vintage Diamonds or New Diamonds, They Are All Lovable.  Older cut vintage diamonds vs. new diamonds do look different. That’s not a bad thing. What’s bad is when you combine the two. The new modern brilliant cut diamond will out sparkle the older European cut diamond or old mine cut diamond. Therefore in designing with older […]

Feb 27

Who Do You Call When you Have an Antique Ring too Worn for Everyday Wear? Rodney and Taren were referred to Santa Barbara’s Calla Gold Jewelry for antique jewelry restoration after their frustrating experience trying to sort out what to do to be able to wear her antique engagement ring daily.