History Of The Oldest Jewelers in Washington DC
Charles Schwartz & Son was started in 1888 by the Schwartz family. Later on, in 1984, the store was passed on to the Pastor family who, to this day, are continuing the tradition of providing superb fine jewelry to the Washington DC area.
At Charles Schwartz & Son we welcome you to be a part of our family and invite you to stop in and visit us at any time. We take immense pride in our name as the most recognizable and finest jeweler in Washington DC and want you to have an incredible experience shopping with us. We take great care in meeting the jewelry needs of our customers, from refurbishing a family heirloom to finding the right gift for a special occasion, we can help you find just what you’re looking for. Above all else, we are sure to treat every customer with care, confidentiality, and professionalism.
Types Of Jewelry
We have over 100 years of experience in selling designer, vintage, and estate jewelry. Our vintage collection has pieces from the Art Deco and Retro Eras and our modern-day designers span numerous brands! Our DC jewelry stores offer a wide selection of:
- Engagement Rings
- Cocktail Rings
- Wedding Rings
- Estate Jewelry
- Vintage Jewelry
- Custom Jewelry
- and more!
Reputable DC Jewelers
In addition to selling you fabulous pieces, we also buy your jewelry at our storefront. Our store also provides jewelry repairs and appraisals. Our watch technicians and master jewelers have decades of experience and are extremely talented in their fields. Our in-house master watchmaker is certified to work on all fine Swiss watches including Rolex, Cartier, Patek Phillippe, and several others.
The Master Goldsmiths and Master Platinumsmiths at our store have over 100 years of combined experience and have completed many different types of repairs and custom work. This includes sizing rings, converting a brooch into a pendant, custom designing a one-of-a-kind piece, and more.
When getting a piece of jewelry appraised, our staff of experts will evaluate your jewelry and offer you the highest possible price. Furthermore, by having our repair service completed in-store, we avoid shipping your valuables, which enables us to complete the repair quickly and get it back to you even quicker.