Jewellery design changes with each generation and older pieces may not now be considered so desirable. Sometimes an heirloom may have significant period value which must be preserved at all costs. Then there may be pieces that are only fit for scrap. We can advise on how best to handle your inheritance. Often the best answer is to remodel the stones into a new setting. This preserves the sentimental value and delivers a new piece that can be enjoyed.
A quick fix can be achieved by rhodium plating your yellow gold items. As white metal is now more popular, a new look can be achieved for a modest cost and in a quick time.