5 Ways to Reset Vintage Jewelry


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Update a Setting
A setting can be outdated but a gem is timeless.
A setting can be outdated but a gem is timeless.
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If you have a ring, brooch or earrings that showcase quality stones, but sport fussy, outdated settings, redesign your pieces to create a streamlined, custom look. Some fine jewelers specialize in reworking heirloom stones into new, updated mountings. You keep the sentiment of your vintage piece, but lose the old-fashioned look.