The Art of Repairs

April 19, 2024 2 min read

The Art of Repairs

Repairing your jewellery can be beneficial for several reasons:

  1. Preservation of Sentimental Value: Jewellery often carries sentimental value, whether it's a family heirloom, a gift from a loved one, or a piece with personal significance. Repairing damaged jewellery preserves these sentimental connections and allows you to continue wearing and enjoying the piece.

  2. Cost-Effectiveness: Repairing jewellery is often more cost-effective than buying a new piece, especially if the item holds sentimental value or is of high quality. Repairing minor damage or replacing missing components can extend the lifespan of your jewellery without the need for a significant investment.

  3. Environmental Impact: Repairing jewellery contributes to sustainability by reducing the need for new materials and minimising waste. Extending the life of your jewellery through repairs helps conserve resources and reduces the environmental footprint associated with jewellery production.

  4. Maintaining Investment Value: High-quality jewellery can be an investment, and maintaining its condition through regular repairs can help preserve its value over time. Proper maintenance and repairs can prevent further damage and deterioration, ensuring that your jewellery retains its worth.

  5. Customisation and Personalisation: Repairing jewellery provides an opportunity to customize or personalise the piece according to your preferences. Whether it's resizing a ring, updating the design, or adding embellishments, repairs allow you to tailor your jewellery to better suit your style and preferences.

Overall, repairing your jewellery is a practical and meaningful way to maintain and extend the life of your favourite pieces while preserving their sentimental, financial, and environmental value.

At The Diamond Setter, we carry out various repair services onsite. We have a well equipped workshop and an onsite jeweller. We guarantee that no jewellery leaves the premises. 

Some of the repairs that we carry out includes (but not limited to):

Clean and polish from £45

Rhodium plating - £65


9ct gold - from £55

18ct gold - from £75

Platinum - £85

Retipping claws from £65

Reclawing of claws from £85

Setting and tightening stones

From £75

Chain and bracelet repairs

From £35

Bangle resizing

Remodelling and redesign

Diamond and gemstone replacement

These are a guideline only and confirmation of cost will be done upon assessment of your jewellery. 

Give us a call to learn more. 01892 458 042

Email us at

39-41 The Pantiles


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