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Turquoise Bracelet Repair
updated: Aug 20, 2014, 2:34 PM

I am looking for someone who can repair an antique silver and turquoise bracelet. The jewelers I have taken it to wont touch it. Any help here would be greatly appreciated.


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 COMMENT 546260 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 02:49 PM

Have you tried Pat at Patco on Haley St? Great guy, very talented and honest as the day is long!

316 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 962-7200

Also replaces watch batteries for much less than other places in town...

 

 COMMENT 546267P agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 03:04 PM

Definitely Patco on Haley. Everything that 260 said is true. I have used them for years for new things and for repairs.

 

 COMMENT 546287 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 03:49 PM

super glue

 

 COMMENT 546300P agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 04:27 PM

Patco is my #1 choice

 

 SBARTS agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 05:55 PM

Patco on Haley is the place!

 

 COMMENT 546346 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 06:27 PM

The Gem Shop on upper State are excellent craftspeole who have repaired and made custom jewellery for my family. Also, Carl Stanley teaches in the Adult Ed department of SBCC. Mr Stanley teaches many sections of jewellery making, including the making of SouthWest silver, turquoise pieces.

 

 COMMENT 546368P agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 11:24 PM

Another vote for Pat at Patco. My family has gone to him for years. I was first referred to him by a friend who trusted him with her large family heirloom diamond ring.

 

 MESARATS agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-20 11:44 PM

I also have a vintage silver and turquoise bracelet that I will be taking to Patco soon alone with a number of other pieces including a custom piece for my guy as a surprise,which will be a surprise as he dose t read Edhat. He had a. custom abolone and gold ring done there for me which turned out great.

 

 COMMENT 546423 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-21 08:44 AM

Patco is the best.

 

 COMMENT 546428 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-21 08:59 AM

Without a doubt Patco is the best in town !!

 

 LONESTARCA agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-21 09:01 AM

I needed an inlay in old Zuni ear rings replaced. I contacted the Museum of Indian Arts in Sante Fe, New Mexico and they gave me a name of the person who did all their repairs. Everything turned out perfectly and we handled it with a phone call and the US Mail. It was also very reasonably priced the they ear rings came back polished to their original sheen. Very nice.

 

 COMMENT 546510 agree helpful negative off topic

2014-08-21 11:33 AM

I would avoid Patco.
Patco did a very bad job resizing my wedding ring.
They told me they'd put in an insert to size it up but instead, chose to stretch it. They damaged the ring in doing so by breaking the bonded metal at the seams.
- I have trust issues with what they say they'll do,
- They have poor quality of workmanship.
- I won't be back.

 

 

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