CJ Charles: Your San Diego Destination for Fine Jewelry Sales

Sell Your Luxury Pre-Owned and Estate Jewelry with CJ Charles

With CJ Charles’s streamlined four-step sales process, selling your luxury jewelry can finally feel like a luxury experience.

What makes our process special? Transparency and trust. Integrity and expertise. For over 35 years, CJ Charles has built a reputation for honest appraisals and discerning, discreet service. It’s why we’re the premier destination for the trade and sale of luxury jewelry and watches in San Diego and beyond.

Our team of expert buyers strive to honor the prestige and heritage of fine jewelry and watches as well as your confidence in us as sellers. Dedicated to exceptional customer service and the highest-quality luxury goods, our sales and appraisal experts value your time, your history, and your effort—working with a fastidious eye and meticulous care to offer you the best and fairest price for your piece. Our buyers are committed to honoring the legacy of your fine jewelry and making what can be an emotionally complex process as simple and straightforward as possible.

Are you interested in receiving an offer on your jewelry from our trusted team? Simply fill out an appraisal form and our buyers will reach out within 24 hours. From there, we do everything in our power to guide you through the process with ease and certainty. We will send you a complimentary, fully insured box with a pre-paid shipping label. In the 48 hours after we receive your jewelry, our expert appraisers will inspect and authenticate your special piece. After a successful appraisal, a CJ Charles jeweler will confirm the sale and send you your payment directly. You can move forward with clarity and comfort knowing you’ve received the highest value for your luxury watch or jewelry piece.


The CJ Charles Promise

The Process

CJ Charles’ buying team makes the sales process a breeze with a 4-step process.

Step 1


Send information about the jewelry that they are looking to sell to CJ Charles (carats, etc.)

Step 2


Gather paperwork/documentation about the jewelry (anything that can help prove legitimacy, etc.).

Step 3


Set up an appointment at CJ for them to examine the jewelry.

Step 4


Last step is CJ purchases the jewelry if they choose to.

For Service that Shines, Buy and Sell with CJ Charles

We may pride ourselves on being the purveyors of fantasy, but we’re just as dedicated to making your dreams a reality—especially when it comes to buying and selling luxury goods.

Since 1986, it’s been our mission to provide distinguished levels of customer service and the highest quality of fine jewelry and watches. As passionate, dedicated horologists and authorized dealers for A. Lange & Sohne, Cartier, Panerai, IWC Schaffhausen, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Bvlgari, and Montblanc, we’re committed to the distinction and value of luxury design. Guided by decades of experience and intrinsic respect for craftsmanship and quality, we strive to honor the legacy of every luxury piece. For us, that can mean crafting a simple, straightforward sales process that empowers sellers to find the best value for their jewelry, or providing buyers with next-level service as they shop for their latest showstopping piece. Whether you’re coming or going, buying or selling, we welcome you in with open arms, prompt attention, and specialized assistance. We’re inspired to show and sell jewelry San Diego, CA is destined to adore—not to mention the rest of the world. Between our two showrooms and online store, it’s easy to discover stunning displays of luxury pieces, including CJ Charles’s handcrafted Rivière Collection and an unmatched array of estate jewelry—watches that dazzle with iconic designs; pieces that sparkle with storied histories and lasting lore; jewelry that reflects the prestige of the past and the promise of the future.

Whether you’re looking to invest in a remarkable diamond necklace, meaningful gemstone, tennis bracelet, or set of pearls, CJ Charles’s sales professionals will connect you to your new favorite piece with passion and discernment. Shopping for a timepiece? Let us introduce you to a classic, luxury watch—a forever heirloom that can function as good as new for decades, thanks to the high-quality care and affordable repairs performed by our expert horologists.

But our top-notch service doesn’t stop with spectacular shopping or superior repairs. Driven by our shared commitment to live up to our motto, “Exceeding the Extraordinary,” our trusted appraisers, fine jewelry experts, and specialized horologists endeavor to make the selling experience as easy and intuitive as possible. We offer a transparent, seamless process that honors the unique history, value, and legacy of each piece. Led by integrity and expertise, our San Diego jewelry buyers provide honest, best-value offers on luxury items like Rolex watches and estate jewelry so that sellers can manage the sale of gold, diamonds, and vintage timepieces with confidence and clarity. Empowered by the thorough and prompt service of our appraisers and buyers, sellers can rest assured that their former pieces are in capable, caring hands and move forward quickly with the highest cash value in their pockets.

With exemplary service and a simplified approach to every step in the sales and shopping process, CJ Charles is the preeminent destination for the most discreet sellers and discerning jewelry buyers San Diego, CA has to offer.


If you have any additional questions or want more information about how to sell your jewelry to CJ Charles, visit us in one of our stores or give us a call.


Monday to Saturday: 10:00am - 5:30pm

Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm

(858) 346-5301

1139 Prospect Street

La Jolla, CA 92037

United States


Tuesday to Saturday: 11:00am - 5:30pm

Sunday: 12:00pm - 5:30pm

We are closed on Monday

(858) 413-9534

4307 La Jolla Village Drive #2200

San Diego, CA 92122

United States