Team
Chattanooga’s Full-Service Custom Jewelry & Repair Shop
- Established 1987 -

Our services

7 jewelers on-site with over 100 years combined experience

Bridal

Proudly offering designer bridal lines as well as custom-built engagement rings and wedding bands.

Custom

Commemorate a once in a lifetime event by gifting a truly one of a kind custom piece.

Repairs

The most experienced and capable repair shop in the area. Repairs done on-site means no shipping and a fast turnaround.

Luxury designer brands

In addition to our custom hand made jewelery we proudly
offer top selling designer lines
Allison Kaufman
An American owned and operated jewelry company that was established in 1920 and has grown to be one of the top selling designer lines in the country.
Bassali Jewelry
A family business established over 40 years ago with designs that are unique, affordable, and hand set in 14k or 18k gold.

Visit us in store to learn more about these brands and see our selections

If you have any questions
contact us

Loose Diamonds

We offer a larger selection of loose diamonds including several
GIA certified stones

That deserve a one of a kind hand picked diamond

wedding
For those special one of a kind moments in your life
cliff
We’re here to make your memories last for generations to come
family
Whether you are handpicking the perfect stone to propose or upgrading your original diamond for a special anniversary... we can help you find the right diamond for your needs. You will not find a commissioned sales staff here. We work to guide and educate you during your shopping experience.

Custom Creation

A five step process

Inspiration

Any custom-made piece of jewelry starts with an idea. From the idea, we develop a sketch. A rough visual representation of the idea.
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Inspiration

Inspiration

Any custom-made piece of jewelry starts with an idea. From the idea, we develop a sketch. A rough visual representation of the idea.
Inspiration
Computer-Aided Design
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Computer-Aided Design

Most of the custom jewelry we make today is built using a complex computer program.The program is then able to produce a rendering- a realistic picture of what the finished piece will look like.

Computer-Aided Design

Most of the custom jewelry we make today is built using a complex computer program.The program is then able to produce a rendering- a realistic picture of what the finished piece will look like.
Computer-Aided Design

3-D Printing

After the custom piece has been digitally designed and the renderings have been approved by the customer, a plastic version of the ring is grown on our 3-D printer.
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3-D Printing

3-D Printing

After the custom piece has been digitally designed and the renderings have been approved by the customer, a plastic version of the ring is grown on our 3-D printer.
3-D Printing
Casting
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Casting

After the 3-D model has been approved, the piece is then cast in a precious metal. The piece of jewelry is now a raw casting, ready to be shaped and polished into a finished piece.

Casting

After the 3-D model has been approved, the piece is then cast in a precious metal. The piece of jewelry is now a raw casting, ready to be shaped and polished into a finished piece.
Casting

Completion

After the raw casting has been produced, a trained jeweler proceeds to the final steps of the custom making process. After several hours of effort, a custom crafted piece of jewelry is ready to be presented to the customer.
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Completion

Completion

After the raw casting has been produced, a trained jeweler proceeds to the final steps of the custom making process. After several hours of effort, a custom crafted piece of jewelry is ready to be presented to the customer.
Completion
Jimi Lee
“Great customer service, low prices and perfect attention to detail! Their work is one of kind and very artistic.”

Repairs

Chattanooga’s most equipped and capable repair shop
On site
Repairs done on-site means no shipping and a fast turnaround
It can take 6-8 weeks to get your precious jewelry back when you send it to an off-site jewelry repair service
On site
We provide an average turnaround of 4-5 days for most repairs
On site
Some of our repair services include: Size Rings, Repair chains and bracelets, reset stones, change watch batteries, write appraisals, purchase gold and silver, restring pearls, rebuild worn prongs, etc. If it can be fixed, we can fix it.

Learn more about our repair services.
If you have any questions reach out through our contact form or visit us in store.
Linda Jones
“Great service. I had one ring repaired and one ring sized. They were ready several days before they originally told me and did an awesome job. I wouldn't go anywhere else.”
Our Story

Our story

1969
When he was only fourteen, Arney Guess began working on gold in his dad's basement in Red Bank, Tennessee. This father-and-son duo worked on dental pieces
1980
Arney began turning precious metals into jewelry
1987
This led him to eventually begin a business of his own
1997
Arney hired an additional jeweler and began renting space in a strip center in the busier part of town
2009
We moved into a 1947 house and converted it into a cozy workshop and store combination

Our team

7 jewelers on-site with over 100 years of combined experience
Arney
Arney
Owner & Operator, Master Jeweler, Namesake
Larry
Larry
Master Bench Jeweler and Diamond Setter
Tyler
Tyler
CAD Designer
Isaac
Isaac
Office Manager
Drew
Drew
Jewelry Appraiser, Repair Specialist
Jesse
Jesse
Repair Specialist
Matt
Matt
Stone Setter, Repair Specialist, Mr. Fix It

Very best opinions

Chattanooga’s highest google rated jewelry store

I take all my jewelry repairs to them because I trust them. I also love their selection of jewelry!
Sherry
Chattanooga
The best jewelry store in town. Top quality products and great customer service
Lorie
Sale Creek
Wonderful shop! Bought a new setting for my diamond. It's unique and beautiful! Will definitely shop here again!
Alissa
Chattanooga