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For over 122 years, we've made it our mission to be experts in all things jewelry, timepieces, service, repairs, industry trends and more.
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Our Favorite Estate Jewelry for the Holidays

Our Favorite Estate Jewelry for the Holidays

by Kiley Schiffman
Some like jewelry as an accent and others want a piece that tells a story. Vintage jewelry from estates get a whole new life, and holiday parties are a great time to bring them out.   Here are some that are enchanting and sure to sta…
How Schwarzschild Gives Back

How Schwarzschild Gives Back

by Kiley Schiffman
We’ve been fortunate to have a successful store because of the great communities we serve. We feel it’s always important to give back to the community when we can.  Here are a few of our favorite non-profit organizations we encourage…
The Smartwatch that Should be on Your Wishlist

The Smartwatch that Should be on Your Wishlist

by Kiley Schiffman
Count your steps. Listen to music. Get messages. Take a picture. All that, and it tells the time, too! MICHELE has taken all the intelligence of a smartwatch, and wrapped it in their classic, sleek design.   When you get asked…
What Gives Opal its Array of Colors?

What Gives Opal its Array of Colors?

by Kiley Schiffman
With all we know about gems and the millions upon millions of years it takes to create them, one gem still escapes understanding. The opal. Exactly how an opal is formed cannot be fully explained by science, and that’s one reason why they…
Why is it Called the Ring Finger?

Why is it Called the Ring Finger?

by Kiley Schiffman
Rings can be worn on just about any finger, of course, but there’s one that is designated as the “ring finger.”In the U.S. it is traditionally the finger between your middle finger and pinky. Other countries have different traditions: Eas…