Yellow gold with Moonstone ring with two bezel set diamonds

Rainbow Moonstone Ring – The Gift of True Love

  Struck by the blue flash of love. I’d had my eye out for a nice moonstone for some time when I spotted a big, beautiful one that I knew Charla would love. Many moonstones have a blue flash of some sort. But only a few are clean inside without inclusions and give a deep…

Wedding ring with empty broken prongs on head setting

Broken Ring Prongs and Worn Goodyear Tires, They Don’t Last Forever

  When you glance at your Goodyears, your tire tread, it’s pretty easy to tell if they have become worn and need to be replaced. However those delicate  broken ring prongs which get worn daily and go everywhere with you aren’t so easy to check. I understand that it’s not easy to tell when your prongs are…

Your Right Hand Ring – It’s All About You!

Right Hand Rings are All You! This Santa Barbara Jewelry Designer has had the joy of creating many right hand rings. Your right hand ring finger is like a blank canvas waiting for a statement ring that represents your style, personality and flair for life.

18kt Custom Morenci Mine Chacedony ring

Romanced by the Gem – Impulse Buy Leads to Fabulous Ring

I Took a Chance on Love and I’m So Glad! It was love for a gemstone set, an unusual gemstone. Impulsively buying the lily pad patterned Azure Malachite Chrysocolla gemstones opened the door to one of this Santa Barbara Jeweler’s happiest designing projects.

"Can You Design Jewelry Long Distance?" Ralph’s Ring Story

  I get asked often, “Calla can you design jewelry long distance for me?”  Just ask Ralph and he’d say “yes!”

Donna’s Dogs and Diamonds Rings

A Dog’s Life Can be a Good Thing Donna is an animal lover. She’s rescued a number of whippets and greyhounds over the years. When she had the urge to have a new piece of jewelry from her Santa Barbara Jeweler, she brought me pictures of her two whippets.