About David Whipple

David Whipple Goldsmith is a full repair and manufacturing jewelry store in the Ojai Valley.

Located at 553 W. El Roblar in Meiners Oaks, this store provides “in house” custom jewelry design as well as “in house” repairs on all fine jewelry. Specializing in Platinum, 22kt., 18kt., 14kt gold., and sterling silver, David will repair, refurbish or create a new and exciting piece of jewelry for you. With 38 years making and repairing jewelry, David has a wide spectrum of experience working with precious metal and gemstones. All the fabrication of metals is by hand as well as hand carving waxes when casting is done for a customer’s needs. All types of stone setting is done by hand on the premises. The cutting and polishing of gem stones as well as creating a fine quality piece of jewelry, makes for unlimited possibilities.

David sells diamonds, colored gem stones and semi-precious gemstones as well as custom cut stones. Custom making jewelry for such a long time has taught David the unique ability to listen to his clients when designing something special the customer has ordered or brought in for repair.

Having gone to school in Ojai, living north of Shasta California, Kauai and spending time in Tahiti on Pearl buying trips, has given David the opportunity to work with some of the best artists, goldsmith and silversmiths. Living back in the Ojai Valley, enjoying the great people and weather, makes it perfect for the creative “heart”. Top quality is our passion!

Come visit David in the shop from 10am-5pm Monday thru Friday and on Saturdays 10am -2pm. In store, after hours and home visits for appraisals on jewelry and gemstones, are available by appointment.

All new precious metal work is guaranteed for life and repairs guaranteed for one year. All “on-line” orders shipped in three days. “On-line” payments hosted by Paypal. Shipping fees determined by value of product and urgency of when product needed. All repairs shipped when finished with a given promise date when estimate is ready, usually within 48 hours from the time we received your repair.