Carol Barrett has been designing custom jewelry since 1989. Her work is available in San Carlos at Emkay Diamons on Laurel Street and her office is located at 751 Laurel Street, #332. Barrett has had her lines carried at such prestigious department stores as Saks Fifth Avenue. She specializes in statement necklaces and works with ivory, jade, amber and tourmaline, among others. Her pieces of work center around Asian culture and jewelry traditions. She utilizes pieces and materials discovered in her travels. Barrett then creates one of a kind pieces for her customers. She also does special order, custom designs, and will work with customers to create that unique and special piece.