Custom Design

Happy couple at the beach at proposal and close up of rings

Grandma Diamonds, Butterflies and Champagne – Aaron and Tina’s Story

Love has a Symbol and it is a Wedding Ring Aaron calls this photo, “The Best Day of My Life.” My heart melts. There’s nothing this Santa Barbara Jeweler likes more than working with people in love.

Matte Finish With High Polished Edges with Pearl Ring - Calla Gold Jewelry|

Matte Finish, The Straight Man in Jewelry Design

Shine and sparkle are like the punch line in jewelry design. Polished Jewelry is gorgeous, but it’s very brightness can make you miss the point. My husband and I loved  Johnny Carson, yet I see that he needed Ed Mc Mahan as his straight man to make his punch lines sparkle. Shine “Pushes” – Matte…

Wax of ring design holding the square gemstones

Homeless and Much Loved Square Gems Get an Amazing New Home

How a Custom Designed Ring was Made – Charla’s Story I’d just left Donna’s house. I had a sack of repairs and re-dos. While juggling my car keys, briefcase and repairs, my cell rang. “Calla Gold Jewelry,” I said. “Charla would like to speak with her ‘Favorite Jeweler‘ about a new project.” Said my secretary…

Wide Band White Gold Semi Bezel and Diamond Ring

How Google Images Can Help You Design Your Wedding Ring

Your Vision, It’s Perfect Have you ever designed something in your mind, but couldn’t describe it adequately to someone else? Like a wedding ring! Mere words can’t always express the details that we’ve conjured up in our minds.