Jewellery Restoration2018-10-04T11:17:08+00:00

One of the most precious things you own is your jewelry. Whether handed down to you as a family heirloom or custom made, vintage jewelry needs maintenance and restoration.

Abrecht Bird Jewellers is the one-stop destination for wide-ranging jewellery restoration and repair work. Ranging from vintage jewelry remakes to exquisite jewellery design, we have the right experts for every kind of jewellery restoration requirement.

Our Expertise in Jewellery Restoration over 230 years ago

Our expertise in the industry dates back more than 230 years ago, to when the partnership was first formed between our founders Fred Robt. Abrecht and J Bird and Son. Fourth generation descendants of these families are continuing this rich legacy in Melbourne with Leon Corn, son-in-law of third generation Noel Abrecht and Peter Bird at the helm. Greg John, our master designer, comes with an experience of 40 years with legendary skills in designing, sketching and manufacturing exquisite jewelry.

So whether you are looking for bespoke jewelry design or for jewellery restoration, Abrecht Bird Jewelers is the right choice.

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Why remake old jewelry?

Jewelry is subject to many kinds of stresses including day-to-day usage, harsh weather conditions, exposure to chemicals or detergents and much more. At times, vintage jewelry remakes are necessary because of the ever-changing fashion and design trends.

Many other things can also go wrong with old jewelry such as scratches, missing stones, loose settings, broken or bent parts or your jewelry may simply not fit you anymore. Regular maintenance and care are important because it ensures your precious possessions stay in pristine condition at all times.

Remaking old jewelry into new

As the leading jewelry restoration destination in Melbourne, we have the required skills, techniques, tools and technology to carry out simple to complex tasks.

We are the experts in wide-ranging jewelry restoration services that include:
• Vintage jewelry restoration
• Clasp replacement
• Gemstone replacement
• Diamond replacement
• Rhodium Plating
• Chain repair
• Modern jewelry restoration
• Pearl restringing
• Pearl cleaning
• Metal polishing and cleaning
• Insurance Replacement
• Crystal replacement
• Complex repairs

As the most trusted and renowned jewellery restoration specialists in Melbourne, we have the required cutting-edge technology and unparalleled skills to restore any vintage jewelry back to its original glory. Remaking old jewelry involves melting down the old metal and remodeling the new one by hand. A blend of old and new design components will give your jewelry a captivating new look!

With a fast turnaround time and highly personalised service, you can be assured your most coveted possessions are always in good hands.

If you are looking to remake old jewelry, head over to our store! You can go through our stock photographs of custom-made designs to get some unique ideas or consult our master designer Greg John who can help you with bespoke designs that make your jewels stand apart. A digital design is then presented to you to help you view the design before finalising it. Once the new design for your old jewelry is approved, our master craftsmen go to work to produce the perfect piece of jewelry.

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