custom pear shaped yellow diamond engagement ring with french cut setting
Our mission

At our studio, we are passionate about creating jewelry that showcases masterful craftsmanship and refined aesthetic. We invite our clients to be part of the creation process and embed their unique stories into wearable pieces of art.


Daniel Starling is a master diamond setter and goldsmith with a jewelry heritage stretching back three generations. Trained in the diamond bourse in Antwerp, Belgium, Daniel Starling possesses an unparalleled skill set. By playfully revising classical designs and incorporating world-class stonesetting, he turns each creation into a masterpiece.

Together with his wife Vilena, Daniel Starling launched their custom fine jewelry studio in the San Diego Jewelers Exchange in the heart of the Gaslamp District. Daniel collaborates one-on-one with his clients, guiding them through the diamond selection and the design process. His dedication is evident in the stunning jewelry he creates, each piece designed to endure and inspire through the ages.


In Person or Virtually

We're located in the historic Jewelers Exchange in Downtown San Diego, California.


Mon-Fri 10am-2pm

By appointment only


861 Sixth Ave, Suite 717

San Diego, California, 92101