was a long time
merchant in Borrego Springs
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jewelry including diamond and colored stone karat gold, platinum and
sterling silver; fine gem and mineral specimens; a full-service
goldsmith for repairs and appraisals; gifts, art, home décor, and
Handmade Fine Jewelry: We
carry a lovely selection of handmade fine jewelry including rings,
bracelets, necklaces, pendants, strands and chain, brooches and
earrings. We feature platinum, gold, and sterling silver jewelry;
fine colored stone and diamond jewelry; fresh water and ocean
cultured pearl jewelry, and gemstone beads.
We also have a
quality collection of authentic Native American and Southwest
jewelry including handcrafted pieces that are brought directly to us
by the Navajo and Nakkai families, and a great selection of old pawn
Zuni, Hopi, and Apache jewelry and belt buckles.
Collectible Gem & Mineral Specimens: We
have a wonderful array of high quality gem and mineral specimens
such as large fluorite slabs, all sizes of Amethyst and Citrine
Geodes, Large Pyrites, Calcites and gemstone carvings, Stone boxes,
spheres and fossils. You can chose your favorite loose gems from our
selection of un-mounted tourmalines, sapphires, topaz, amethyst,
citrine, boulder opal, white opal, fire agate, jade, moonstone,
diamond, turquoise, aquamarine, zircon, and many more.
Service Jeweler, Designer and Gemologist: We
provide in-house jewelry design for our customers using our
materials, your materials, or a combination of both.
Our services include in-house design, wax carving, hand fabrication,
repair, casting, polishing, plating, fancy gemstone setting such as
pave and channel setting, and use of exotic metals like Niobium. We
also perform gem identification, evaluations and appraisals.
Our master goldsmith repairs your jewelry items in house. We handle
watch repair using expert horologists who warranty their
workmanship, and we carry and install most watch batteries and watch
We offer many
promotions throughout the year with low interest rates, deferred
payments, and holiday specials with a quick application and in house
approval. We also offer two layaway plans - 3 months and 6 months.
Art, Home & Office Décor, and Gifts: We
have a beautiful collection of signed original southwest wall art,
including original oil paintings by famous artist Kathi Hilton. We
also carry copper “splash” wall hangings and handmade masks. Come
browse our selection of golf gifts, clocks, watches, jewelry boxes,
music boxes, gemstone vases and goblets, bookends, shell and coral,
silver baby rattles, and much more.
Come Meet Us: DeNise
Bowers-Pettersson, daughter of the founders of Borrego Goldsmith
Jewelers is our Graduate Designer since 1988 and manager with
certificates from the Gemological Institute of America also in
Jewelry Sales, Pearls and Diamonds and Diamond grading. DeNise
continues her education through courses offered by the American Gem
is a Master Goldsmith/Gemologist beginning as an apprentice in 1982
evolving as an accomplished Master in exclusive stores in Palm
Desert, California and Sedona, Arizona. Richard earned a Gemologist
Certificate from the Gemological Institute of America, and perfected
his techniques through the Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts, owned and
operated by San Francisco’s renowned designer Alan Revere.
Georgia Jensen is
our sales associate who has recently received a certificate as an
Accredited Jewelry Professional, and is currently studying the
Graduate Sales Associate Course through the American Gem Society.
We are members of the American Gem Society, the Better
Business Bureau, and the Borrego Springs Chamber of Commerce.
In February 2008, DeNise
Pettersson, certified jewelry designer and the manager of Borrego
a featured guest on Champagne
the show, she gave some great tips on what jewelry to buy for men
Richard was a
guest on Champagne Sundays on December 7, 2008.
Borrego Goldsmith Jewelers IS MOVING !!
Had your eye
on something special? Don’t let it go! Make us an offer! The
less we have to move, the better!
Gift items-Gemstones-Jewelry-Mineral specimens-Original John
Hilton paintings-Jadestone vases-Carvings-and much more.
Please come in & sign our address book to be sure you don’t lose
your favorite jeweler & keep in contact.
We will miss you all, and we thank you for your 30 years of