Nelson Estate Jewelers 2051 S. Dobson Road

Nelson Estate Jewelers 2051 S. Dobson Road, Mesa 480-459-9867,


New Business

First Place: Nelson Estate Jewelers

2051 S. Dobson Road, Mesa


A month after Nelson Estate Jewelers opened last year, a woman came into the showroom with a 19th-century ring that was made for her grandmother. It was missing a sapphire that the big chain stores couldn’t or didn’t want to bother replacing.

Thanks to David Nelson’s experience and connections in the industry, he knew a cutter who could duplicate the old-fashioned artistry of the cut and match the other stones. That’s how you make a customer for life and become the best new business in Mesa.

Nelson and his wife Aubrey live in Dobson Ranch and sold a couple of rental properties and a cache of collectibles to give the business a running start. 

Mesa customers are embracing their ethical, transparent pricing and unique collection of estate and designer pieces.

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