WE DO IT ALL FROM YOUR WELL WORN CHANEL TO YOUR FAVORITE GLITTERING EARRINGS

  1. *Bracelet and necklace alterations and restoration:  From shortening or lengthening and total    

                                                                                    restoration when needed.

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CHANEL

Restored cracked bangle bracelet by bracing on the inside and closing the damaged area.

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  1. *  Earring Conversion and Restoration Services: total restoration and or conversion as needed. 

                                                                                Pierced, clip on, wire settings, gold, platinum, base

                                                                                metal, including matching services for missing parts.

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replaced missing earring stud

Replacement for broken“push in” portion of clasp, for Ciner Necklace.

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  1. * Stone and Pearl Replacement:  matching service for both diamonds and pearls, using  

                                                        both genuine and faux stones  and pearls as needed.


Sterling Silver Ring:  Replaced missing stone and re-set in original bezel.

Vintage Repairs by Linda

P.O. Box 660168

Fresh Meadows, New York 11366

Re-knotting and restyling Ivory and Howlite necklace.

Mesh Bracelet Restored

  1. * Native American and Mexican Jewelry: our specialty, offering expert repairs since 1970.

To see examples of this specialized work, please visit our  “Sterling Silver Repairs” page.

Jewelry

Repairs


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THE SOURCE FOR ALL YOUR REPAIR NEEDS

Restore white gold and diamond bracelet:  Replacing broken clasp and resetting stone where needed.

replaced lost jump ring and re-attached (as before)

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Stone Replacement:

All missing marcasites on both shank and bezel surrounding central stone on this

JUDITH JACK ring.

CHANEL

Restored finish, where scratched and discolored and tighten clip backs to working condition.

Large Brooch:  Replaced 5 large,

3 small stones to match remaining.

  1. *Clasp Replacement:  lobster claws, toggles, jump rings, magnetic closures using

                                       precious metals, sterling, antique and bright finishes available.


Elastic Stretch Bracelet Restored

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  1. *Costume Jewelry :  challenge us with your favorite costume jewelry pieces - allow   

                                     us to return them to great condition once again.

Stone Replacement:

One oversized and one large rhinestone replaced to match corresponding stones in bracelet by

KATE SPADE.

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Damaged genuine gripoix chiclets (2) are restored where the rings have snapped off.  We hand crafted replacement rings (as before) and then re-attach the wonderful genuine Chanel pearls to restore this necklace with expert stringing technique.

CHANEL 

Please visit our “CHANEL” page  to view the range of Chanel restoration projects completed recently.

Re-stringing and restyling:  Including pearls, crystals, costume; knotted or unknotted.


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Cultured Pearls:  Restored by knotting and replacing lost beads to match others and returning to original style and condition.

  1. *Marcasites:  Restoring and even resizing your favorite marcasite jewelry, from Judith Jack to antique pieces, from stone replacement to restoring a broken setting or ring shank.

Large Enamel Brooch:  Replaced missing stones on exterior of frame with pearls to coordinate with originals.

Rhinestone Bracelet:  Replace all missing aurora rhinestones and safety chain (using matching vintage chain to match finish.

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CINER

Restoring all enamel, replacing both chipped and lost enamel so that these necklaces are returned to mint condition once again.

CINER BRACELET:  Restored finish and

replaced over 200 missing rhinestones and polished the setting to like new condition.

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  1. * Necklace Restoration:  contemporary to antique, including Miriam Haskell, Judith Leiber,    

                                          Chanel and Judith Jack, and CINER:


Removal of damaged enamel then replacing of damaged enamel to perfection.

Removal of damaged enamel then replacing of damaged enamel to perfection.


Shortened to 7 1/8” to perfectly fit client’s wrist as well as polishing to new condition while keeping the pattern as before.

Bracelet, 18 karat. gold

Silver French back ear wires used to replace broken wires.