At James Free Jewelers we have the finest jewelry repair experts ready to evaluate and restore your fine jewelry. Our repair facilities are located on-site and our jewelers are standing by to ensure your precious treasures are properly taken care of.
With over 100 years of experience, our team of expert jewelers will utilize trusted techniques to service your jewelry. This includes laser welding and/or torch welding, engraving, ring sizing, prong and shank repair, stone replacement and many other services.
We invite you to visit either of our locations to have a first hand look at how we care for you and your jewelry.
Jewelry Repair Services
Common Ring Repair
Ring sizing is available for a variety of metal types & ring sizes. The pricing may vary based on your ring's materials and sizing need. Generally sizing is between $99 - $329* and can be done within 5 business days from approval of price quote for service.
Our in house jewelers are trained to set a variety of stones within your ring. You will need to provide your ring setting and stone at time of estimate, so we can be sure that we can accomodate your request. If you do not have a stone, we have a staff of trained gemologist that can assist you in finding one to fit your setting.
Prong Adjustments & Repairs
Ensure your gemstone or diamond is secure within your ring by stabilizing the prongs that hold it in place. We are able to complete prong repair and replacement as needed.
Rhodium plating is available for $55 per ring.
Arthritic Ring Shanks
We are glad to offer a variety of solutions for ring discomfort due to Arthritis. Please visit us to discuss your options!
Common Earring Repair
Our in-house jewelers are often able to transform post earrings into a comfortable clip-on style based on the design of the earring.
We offer a variety of post repair options, as well as backing replacement. We do ask that you bring in both earrings so we can match the backings appropriately.
Common Necklace Repair
Chain Extension & Extenders
We have a variety of solutions for a chain being too tight, including adding a clasp extender or simply adding more chain to the necklace style.
Fix or transform your clasp on any necklace with a lobster or O clasp.
Our in house jewelers are able to repair most chain breakages or update the piece with a new chain.
James Free is well known for their top-notch pearl restringing from necklaces to bracelets, we are able to restring most pearl pieces.
Update your pendant necklaces to become stationary or move freely on a chain with simple pendant modification.
Common Bracelet Repair
Hinge Modification & Repair
We are able to offer hinge replacement and repair for most bracelet styles so that they fit securely on your wrist.
Fix or transform your clasp on any bracelet with a lobster or O clasp.
Inside & Outside Ring Shank
Our engravers are able to place letting of your choice on the inside and outside of a ring based on stone placement and metal type.
Flat Surface Engraving
Engrave a sentiment on flat surface items, such as a bar design necklace or bracelet.
Antique Jewelry Restoration
Our in-house jewelers are able to store a wide variety of antique or heirloom designs.
Need Same-Day Service?
A rush repair option is available for an additional 30% of your repair cost.
*All pricing is a range but is subject to change based on your specific repair need. Repairs will be quoted prior to the completion of the repair.
Our Repair Locations
3100 Far Hills Avenue
Dayton, Ohio 45429
9555 Main Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45242