Jewelry Service and Works Offered By Mimi’s
At Mimi’s, we offer a wide variety of services for all your jewelry needs. Whether you are looking for custom design, repairs, an appraisal, or you are willing to sell your own pieces, we are the place that meets all your expectations. We can customize, adjust, repair, mend, or restore any piece to your liking, and we are always interested in providing fair appraisals and paying top dollar for unwanted precious metals, gems, and jewels. Here are just some of the top-notch services we provide:
For Accurate and Fair Appraisals
Appraisals are of extraordinary importance when it comes to fine jewelry. After all, you will most likely wish to insure your valuable pieces and that will require a ballpark value for each. They may be required in matters of estates and probate, as well as during a divorce or a personal liquidation or bankruptcy.
For Repairs, Refinishing, and Resizing
Many times, we have lovely family heirlooms that are passed down in families, and while the intent is a thoughtful one, it is highly unlikely that each lady will have the same size finger. For situations like this, we have jewelers onsite that can adjust your ring to the accurate size. You don’t want to constantly worry about it falling off, but you certainly don’t want it to get stuck, either. Stretching or adding a bridge is simple for us, and cutting a ring down a size is even easier.
We can also restore all fine jewelry and antiques to their original glory. Are your stones a bit loose, or has your metal lost its usual sheen? These are simple fixes for us and we work with all stones and jewelry types.
Watch Repair and Battery Replacement
Watchband resizing, battery replacement, and most repair work can be conducted while you wait. If your watch needs a repair overhaul, you can leave it with us and we will be sure to get to the root of its malfunction and get it ticking again in no time flat.
In addition to link removal and battery replacement, we also offer polishing, water sealing, refurbishing, and the replacement of damaged parts. We can even buff out watch face scratches or completely replace your band for a cosmetic change. We service all types of timepieces, including vintage watches.
For Creative Custom Design and Style
Do you want a perfect, personalized piece of jewelry to tell someone just how much he or she means to you? Well, if you can dream it up, our master jewelers can create it for you! We want to be your one-stop shop for all your signature pendants, earrings, watches, bracelets, rings, and cuff links. Our master jewelers, gemologists, goldsmiths, and other fine jewelry in-house experts will craft your marvel all while you wait, if you choose.
Purchasing Unwanted Jewelry and Valuables
We probably all have forgotten jewelry sitting on our dressers or hidden in drawers that we no longer care for or remind us of something (or someone) that we would rather forget. There are probably also a few items that you have either inherited or received as gifts that are not quite your style, and they are also hidden in the depths of your jewelry box. Well, these pieces are not doing any good sitting where they are. Why not sell them at a fair price and use the money for something that you actually want?
Want to set up an appointment to sell some items or speak to us about a jewelry piece? Send us a note via this form.
How can we help?
While the Mimi’s store is temporarily closed for public walk-ins, please do call or send a note from the form on this page and let us know how we can help make your jewelry buying or selling experience perfect. We are providing remote video appointments for those wanting to sell their valuables.
Address: 18591 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Phone: (714) 964-7851
Email: email@example.comBusiness Hours: Currently by Private Appointment Only.
Our Client’s Love Us!
This is were my fiancée got my engagement ring. I'm absolutely in love with it. i had to write a review of my own. My fiancée told me he had the greatest service here and never once felt pressured whatsoever. he said David was so so helpful in every possible way! I get soo many compliments on my ring! it's so white! so shiny! so Perfect! completely obsessed. Will definitely be getting both of our wedding bands here as well! pictures will never do justice. but here's a few.(:
Mimi's Jewelry is a member of good standing with the Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce. David's service is top notch and will find the perfect piece of jewelry that you are looking for. Can't recommend this enough. Make this place of business your first choice when it comes purchasing jewelry.
My sister's boyfriend and I were referred to this local shop by my mother after feeling a little lost and overwhelmed after a couple trips to DTLA's jewelry district. David was so helpful reassuring us that he could find a diamond with the specifications we wanted within our budget instead of settling. He also recommended the hidden halo and prongs that would make the stone stand out the most. He can make the same styles that you find on any popular Instagram site here in the OC, and you don't need to drive all the way to LA. I would definitely recommend anyone looking for a custom designed ring to come here for the best quality and price, and you get to support a local family owned business! 🙂
This review is long overdue, but better late than never! Mimi's Jewelry sincerely deserves every bit of praise and 5 stars given to them! I've known David at Mimi's Jewelry for 5 years now from when a friend of mine was proposed to with a gorgeous engagement ring designed by the amazing David. Since then, I've commissioned David to create jewelry for myself and have even referred other friends to him over the years. The first time I collaborated with David, I brought him images that I found online and asked if he could bring the designs and my ideas to life - he exceeded all expectations! The dainty ring and delicate diamond necklace he created for me were absolutely stunning, but his professionalism and genuine kindness turned me into a loyal client. The second time I met with David, I sold jewelry to him and it was such an easy and comfortable transaction. Last year, my girlfriends and I collaborated with David to turn an old sentimental diamond bracelet into matching friendship anklets for us girls, and the whole process was such a breeze from start to finish. We were thrilled with our new matching friendship anklets, but even happier with the overall experience. I recently needed to have a watch resized in time for new job interviews and sent David a quick message requesting to come by after work; he responded swiftly and even remembered the usual time I'm off of work!! If that doesn't show how impressive David's attention to detail AND commitment to client service is, I don't know what else to tell you! David's professionalism, warm personality, and beautiful designs are impeccable - he will wow you with his creations and keep you coming back with his outstanding service. The effort he puts into his work on top of maintaining relationships with his clients are truly unmatched; I don't know how many other ways I can emphasize this. Thank you for being your awesome self all these years, David! I can't wait for you to design my engagement ring one day (when I'm ready LOL)!
David was absolutely amazing to work with. I was very nervous about sending someone my engagement ring, but he was able to custom fit a wedding band..and it looks stunning. He was able to take an idea from a photo and make it even better. We also sent David a diamond that was my grandmothers and had him make a pendant for me. It turned out absolutely stunning. Excellant communication. Amazing quality.
If I could give more than 5 stars, I would. I'm in awe with the work that David and the Mimi's Jewelry team just did on my rings and earrings. For years I've been told by other jewelers that the work I needed done on my wedding ring couldn't be done because of how the diamonds were set in the band. Even a simple resizing couldn't be done. I finally took my beloved ring to David because I knew he's an expert craftsman and well-known in our community for quality work. He's the only person I would trust with my band. The ring came back gorgeous, sparkly, polished, and properly resized. The work done on my beat-up (well-loved) ring was so beautiful that it moved me to tears. I was stunned. It looked brand new!! David was also able to give me some information on another ring I brought in to be re-sized that I found in an antique shop in New Zealand. Again, that sapphire ring came back even more beautiful. The high quality work was equally impressive on the repair of pearl earrings I've had since my honeymoon years ago. YELP people, this jewelry store is the real deal. They're professional and friendly, and best of all, they truly know the art of high-end jewelry craftsmanship. Thanks, David!
Can't say enough about David and his staff. They've been my go-to for many years because of their customer care and quality service. I had my wife's engagement ring custom designed by them which was an amazing project using material from my Grandmother's old ring and collaboration with her two close friends. David was very patient during this process and his professional guidance was priceless.
Recently, we had an "accident" with the ring while a friend was trying it on. It got stuck to the point that we had to cut it off. The ring, not the finger. I shipped it to David (we now live in Nor Cal) and it was fixed in less than a week. Wife said it looks even better than before and was so happy. I highly recommend Mimi's Jewelry!
I brought in two rings and asked David to resize one and reset the other and also engrave both. David did a wonderful job, both rings looked gorgeous when I got them back! I got a text message notification when they were done, which was a nice touch.
Came to Mini's Jewelry looking for a specific style of ring to propose to my girlfriend. Mimi designed the ring in Solidworks/CAD before even starting the ring which I thought was really cool as we could make design iterations before finalizing what the ring could look like. Mimi delivered a beautiful ring in a super reasonable time and for a good price. I was very happy with my decision to go through this shop and especially with Mimi. Even though this isnt the biggest or priciest ring, I felt like she gave me all the time and attention in the world to get the details right. Thank you so much for the wonderful ring and experience!
I got married in February and the stone in my ring has been loose since March and i haven't been able to wear it!! I looked around and inquired to a few places about getting my stone tightened. Some places were worried to even touch my ring since its a morganite stone. Mimi's was confident they could tighten my stone and was very fair in price since i was a first time customer. In less than 1 week my ring was finished and they did an amazing job!! I will absolutely be using Mimi's as my go to jeweler! The staff is passionate about their work and their customer service is amazing too! I'd personally give more stars but yelp only allows 5.
We were looking for a trusted local jeweler and everyone in the community recommended Mimi's. Sure enough, the service was fantastic. They have a good selection of diamond and gemstone pieces in the store, but they also design their own custom pieces.
Look no further than Mimi's jewelery! My husband Joe was referred by a friend to check this place out and met David. Although I was not involved with my engagement ring (obviously it was a surprise), I've been in with my husband several times since our engagement and could not be happier with their service!
David is like a part of our family! His service, attention to detail, and honesty is in my opinion priceless. Thanks to him, we now get to wear perfect rings!
We had David design our wedding bands and they turned out amazing!! We also asked him to design necklaces with our birthstones for our mothers as a wedding gift. They were speechless!
If you are looking for one of a kind, beautifully and meticulously made jewelry, do yourself a favor and meet the family at Mimi's! They will exceed all expectations!
Thank you David for helping us create pieces we will happily wear for the rest of our lives!