Archive for the ' Repairs ' Category

Nov 19

Garbage Disposals vs Rings Rings fall in garbage disposals. I know it seems like a death sentence for your ring, but really it isn’t. In this blog I focus on Stephanie’s ring because it talks about damaged metal and inlay, a real double whammy. I’ve run into about 25 clients who’ve had rings go down […]

Oct 29

Like an Iceberg to the Titanic, Thin Ring Shanks Spell Trouble For You Whether it’s a pinched finger with a little blood, because of a crack on the bottom of your ring, or a big chunk just broke away, it’s never good when your ring falls apart. Like a weak link in a chain, the […]

Dec 18

Let’s Talk About Jewelry Repairs I’ve been hearing all the time things like, “my ring broke at the bottom”, “my diamond fell out” or “my pearls broke.” The calls I want to get are, “seems like time to check my prongs,”  “I bet my pearls are due for a restringing,” or “could you come by […]

Sep 4

Great Grandma’s Antique Ring Didn’t Make it When Cheryl finally received the antique ring that belonged to her great-grandmother she loved its intricacy and sweet details. The little filigree hearts were her favorite part. Unfortunately, somewhere along the line one side of the ring with the little hearts had maybe been stepped on. It was […]

Dec 12

I gave one of my 4-year-old blogs the “Update” treatment! New pictures, new story. Let me know what you think! Sawing off Rings, My Second Favorite Job My favorite job as a Santa Barbara repairing Jeweler is witnessing peoples’ faces light up upon seeing on a treasured piece of jewelry, that has been restored to pristine […]

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