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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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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…
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…
Our Four Favorite Diamond Shapes

Our Four Favorite Diamond Shapes

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
When Marilyn Monroe sang that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, she crooned, “But square-cut or pear-shaped, these rocks don’t lose their shape.” While her love of diamonds seemed universal, you may have many qu…
Celebrity Jewelry Designer Robert Procop

Celebrity Jewelry Designer Robert Procop

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Robert Procop, one of our featured brands in our Holiday Diamond Showcase in November, is known for exquisite jewelry. At the age of 19, none of us have any idea what kind of incredible turns our lives will take. That includes a young…
Flower Power: Luxury Jewelry with a Floral Flair

Flower Power: Luxury Jewelry with a Floral Flair

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Just because the calendar says “autumn” doesn’t mean you have to let go of the flowers of summer. You can hold onto many of the bright floral designs you love across seasons. Many flower-inspired pieces are versatile e…
On Trend: Fall Jewelry

On Trend: Fall Jewelry

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
In the blink of an eye, summer has left us and soon we'll be pulling out our cozy sweaters. Along with fall scarves, jackets, and hats...there are new trends in fall jewelry you should know about. The dainty and "barely-there" pieces a…