Our Story

Designs by CC has been in business for 32 years, and has been located in the Old Port Historical Arts district of beautiful Portland, Maine for 24 years. Cheryl Cook is the owner, designer, and jeweler of Designs by CC. Cheryl has been designing and creating wonderful and unique pieces of jewelry, for Designs by CC's cliental for 30 years. Along with creating custom jewelry, Designs by CC also will repair your family heirlooms that are near and dear to you.


Our Approach

When designing a piece of jewelry you will receive a one on one experience in the designing process. Designs by CC will explore all options and design the special piece for your, or your special someone. Upon entering Designs by CC you will enjoy a fabulous array of museum quality mineral specimens, hand blown glassware, as well as all of Cheryl's creative and unique jewelry designs. We also carry a large selection of rare and unusual stones, as well as diamonds. These stones are available for you to design that extraordinary engagement ring, unique wedding band, special pair of earrings, or whatever your heart desires. We also specialize in Maine tourmaline as well as many other local gemstones. While visiting Maine please stop by our Portland store located at 7 Pleasant Street or call 207-761-9697.

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If you want something more personalized we can design and create a special unique item for you. We also specialize in jewelry repair and restoration. Because as we all know everything breaks. So when you family heirloom is in need of a little face lift, please keep us in mind.

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