Re-Design

Jewelry Design Inspired by Existing Designs – Mary’s New Wedding Ring Story

This was the phone call as a jeweler I never want to get. My phone rang on a gorgeous palm tree waving day. “It’s Mary, I’ve lost my wedding ring!”

White gold wedding band with two rows of recessed diamonds

Broke-Down Wedding Ring – Wedding Ring Problem Solving

    She was down to the wedding wire, with no ring in sight. Three weeks before her wedding, Anne called Calla Gold Jewelry for the first time. She was frantic. She was on wedding ring number two… And it wasn’t working. She needed some wedding ring problem solving, pronto. Her engagement ring had been…

Mabe pearl pendant

Changing a Mabe Pearl Ring to a Pendant – Annabelle’s Story

The phone rang. “Calla Gold Jewelry. This is Calla!” “You said, ‘wear it, don’t warehouse it,’ and I can’t stop thinking about it.” And so this fun project landed in my lap. Changing a Mabe Pearl Ring to a Pendant – Annabelle’s story

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…

Pearl and sapphire beads Tin Cup style necklace

Ten Ways to Casual-ify Your Pearl or Bead Necklace

Sometimes the current design of your pearl necklace doesn’t suite you. Maybe it’s someone else’s taste, or maybe your have changed. Or that trend is in the rearview mirror. Asa (pronounced Osa) was given a gorgeous necklace by her daughter. She loved how beautiful it was. The problem was, she didn’t wear it. She’s in…

Pearl Necklace After Restring Job

Revitalizing Your Jewelry – Costume Pearls – Sarah’s Story

  Not All Pearls Come From the Oyster Of the three pearl necklaces Sarah inherited, the two strung with 8mm “pearls” turned out to be not real.  The other was a 14″ necklace made with real 5mm cultured pearls. Sarah’s comment was, “now I know how Grandma could afford so many strands of pearls.” Did…

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