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For over 123 years, we've made it our mission to be experts in all things jewelry, timepieces, service, repairs, industry trends and more.
Below, we're sharing our insights, tips and lessons we've learned along the way.


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This is the Most Essential Part in a Timepiece

This is the Most Essential Part in a Timepiece

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
If your first guess was the face and hands, it's time to look a little deeper into your watch. Of course, the look and function are important, but the most essential part of your timepiece is...the mainspring. This under-appreciated l…
Our Favorite Famous Jewels from the Big Screen

Our Favorite Famous Jewels from the Big Screen

by Maddie Flowers
Titanic isn't really about an ocean liner disaster and Breakfast at Tiffany's has nothing to do with pancakes. Those are two great films that are written around amazing pieces of jewelry. Throughout the decades in Hollywood, jewelry has…
When it's Time to Resize a Ring

When it's Time to Resize a Ring

by Maddie Flowers
As life's circumstances happen, you may find that your engagement ring or wedding band are no longer fitting the way they once did. You may start asking how your ring is supposed to fit and whether it's time to resize it. There's a lot…
Our Guide to Jewelry Metals

Our Guide to Jewelry Metals

by Maddie Flowers
11-thousand years ago, our ancestors couldn't possibly know what was special about the metals they had discovered. Their utility seemed to be more important than anything. But it didn't take long before people realized some metals are m…
A Message to Mom

A Message to Mom

by Maddie Flowers
Celebrating Mother’s Day is always memorable, but right now, sending her something special feels particularly meaningful. Whether you're looking to bring a…
How to Clean Your Jewelry at Home

How to Clean Your Jewelry at Home

by Maddie Flowers
The area under your ring is a prime place for bacteria to flourish, according to a recent study done by Georgia State University. The CDC has also noted that there are studies suggesting that your skin under your rings can have more ger…
The Story Behind April's Birthstone: The Diamond

The Story Behind April's Birthstone: The Diamond

by Maddie Flowers
Sparkling and brilliant, diamond is one of the most desired gemstones on the planet. Those born in April are lucky to call diamond their birthstone, with a millennia long history as a symbol of strength and clarity. Diamonds were traded…