Entries by Serengeti West

Steven Battelle Now Available at Serengeti West

Steven Battelle is a jewelry designer based in Soquel, California. (Soquel is located in Santa Cruz County). A trip to Southeast Asia in 1987 inspired his preliminary interest in jewelry. Interestingly, he was fascinated by the ancient cultures of Majapahit Java and pre-European Siam. Ultimately, he departed his career in veterinary medicine after this trip. […]

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Planning a trip to California’s Central Coast? We’re excited to have you! Follow along for our guide of things to do in San Luis Obispo. Thursday Night Farmer’s Market The Downtown SLO Farmer’s Market is a great way to see a little more of the city. Held every Thursday night on Higuera Street, there’s always […]

Rings for Arthritic Fingers

Finding rings for arthritic fingers can be difficult. Because the knuckle grows and swells over time, getting an accurate size is challenging. Historically, brides have had to do without their wedding rings. Meanwhile, others have attempted to use a butterfly shank. Finally, some have tried speed bumps, but none of these compare to the custom […]

How Do I Care For My Engagement Ring?

Maybe you just got engaged (if so, congratulations), or perhaps you’ve had your ring for quite some time. Either way, you may be asking yourself “how do I care for my engagement ring”? Let Serengeti West help you learn some basic tips to keep your ring looking beautiful! Have Your Engagement Ring Properly Sized When […]

Why do I need a Jewelry Appraisal? Your Questions Answered

Jewelry Appraisal Services in San Luis Obispo Serengeti West Fine Jewelers has been serving the San Luis Obispo area since 1985. As part of that service, we are honored to provide jewelry appraisal for your insurance needs. Why do I Need a Jewelry Appraisal? When you own fine jewelry, it’s important to make sure you […]

Jewelers Near Me: How do I Choose?

Jewelry Stores Near Me: choosing the right one “Jewelers Near Me” is a term frequently searched on the internet. Any shop that does a little search engine optimization can make sure they are seen. But how do you know which jeweler to pick? Allow us to help you get to the bottom of this very […]

Four tips for engagement ring shopping

Engagement Ring Shopping is Scary… or is it? We hear it every day: I’ve never done this before, so I’m not sure what I’m doing. We get it. People don’t often buy a lot of engagement rings in one lifetime, many will only buy one. So where do you start when it comes to engagement […]