Introducing Our
Newest Collection:
Estate Jewelry

Elegant History in Every Piece

From Art Deco wonders that embody the roaring '20s to Victorian treasures that whisper of romance, our new estate collection invites you to adorn yourself with more than just jewelry; it's an opportunity to wear stories, emotions, and the craftsmanship of yesteryears.

Meet Our New Estate Jewelry Expert!

We are excited to announce the arrival of Kimberley Thompson to our team! Kimberley has been in the jewelry industry for 39 years and specializes in Estate Jewelry!

Visit Our Showroom To See Our Newest Collection

We are in the process of building our Estate Collection and building our online experience. We invite you to visit our store showroom to see the latest acquisitions.

An antique gemstone ring with painted enamel on the side
A pair of vintage diamond hoop earrings
A vintage gemstone ring with a pink sapphire
More About Estate Jewelry

What exactly is estate jewelry?
Estate jewelry refers to pre-owned or vintage jewelry that has been previously owned by someone else. It often includes pieces from various time periods, ranging from antique to contemporary, and can include a wide variety of styles and designs.

What time periods do estate jewelry pieces typically come from?
Estate jewelry can come from various time periods, including but not limited to:

  • Victorian Era (1837-1901)
  • Edwardian Era (1901-1910)
  • Art Nouveau (1890-1910)
  • Art Deco (1920s-1930s)
  • Retro (1940s-1950s)
  • Mid-century Modern (1950s-1960s)
  • Contemporary (1970s-present)

What types of estate jewelry does Continental Diamond offer?
Continental Diamond offers a diverse selection of estate jewelry, including rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, brooches, and more. Their collection spans various styles, materials, and time periods to cater to different tastes and preferences.

Are estate jewelry pieces one-of-a-kind or are there multiples available?
Estate jewelry pieces are often unique and one-of-a-kind due to their vintage or antique nature. While Continental Diamond may occasionally have multiples of certain pieces, each item in their estate jewelry collection is distinct with its own history and character.

Can estate jewelry be resized or altered to fit me?
Yes, in most cases Continental Diamond offers resizing and alteration services for estate jewelry to ensure a perfect fit. Their skilled craftsmen can adjust ring sizes, necklace lengths, and other aspects of the jewelry to meet customers' specifications.

Are estate jewelry pieces more affordable than new jewelry?
Estate jewelry pieces can often be more affordable than their new counterparts, especially for vintage or antique pieces. Continental Diamond offers competitive pricing on their estate jewelry collection, making it accessible to a wide range of customers.

What should I consider when buying estate jewelry as an investment?
When buying estate jewelry as an investment, it's essential to consider factors such as the jewelry's condition, rarity, craftsmanship, and historical significance. Continental Diamond's expert staff can provide guidance and insights to help customers make informed investment decisions.

Do you offer cleaning and restoration services for estate jewelry?
Yes, Continental Diamond offers cleaning, restoration, and repair services for estate jewelry to ensure it remains in excellent condition. Their experienced jewelers use specialized techniques and tools to clean, polish, and restore vintage pieces while preserving their original charm and beauty.