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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.
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What’s the Difference between Types of Gold?

What’s the Difference between Types of Gold?

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Everyone loves gold. However, purchasing gold jewelry for yourself or as a gift can be a process full of confusing choices. You want to be sure you are getting a quality piece of jewelry but the special markings, color choices, and pu…
Men's Jewelry: On the Rise

Men's Jewelry: On the Rise

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
If it seems like more men are wearing rings, bracelets, and necklaces…it’s because that’s exactly what’s happening. In a day when more clothes are bought off the rack, and cars look like they were stamped in t…
Men’s Wedding Bands He’ll Love

Men’s Wedding Bands He’ll Love

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
For generations, men's wedding bands have been about as simple as simple can be. As the name implies, it's just a band. But in recent decades, men have been showing more of their personality by choosing new and unique designs. Even if…
How to Pack Your Jewelry for Travel

How to Pack Your Jewelry for Travel

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Let’s face it…packing jewelry is a pain. When you’re packing for a trip, making sure your jewelry is protected and gets to your destination is pretty important. Just about everyone has a story of a tiny piece that h…
Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Each year you wrestle with the same question: What do you get Mom? It would take forever to list all the things she’s done for you, and that’s not even counting the things you don’t know about! Literally from day one…
Amethyst: The Intoxicating Stone

Amethyst: The Intoxicating Stone

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Amethyst is purple quartz, and its rich color comes from a blend of violet and red. The word amethyst comes from the Greek word “methustos,” which means intoxicated. Greeks associated the gem with Bacchus, the god of wine…
How to Resize Your Engagement Ring

How to Resize Your Engagement Ring

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Congratulations on your engagement! The perfect ring has found its forever home on your left hand. Well, mostly perfect. Your fiancé, against his best efforts, didn’t quite get the size right. Problem? Absolutely not - it…