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For over 127 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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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 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 an amazing pieces of jewelry. Throughout the decades in Hollywood, jewelry…
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…
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…
March Birthstone - Aquamarine

March Birthstone - Aquamarine

by Maddie Flowers
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April Birthstone - Diamond

April Birthstone - 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…
Penny Preville in our Holiday Diamond Showcase

Penny Preville in our Holiday Diamond Showcase

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Most little girls love to poke around in their grandmother’s jewelry. But one little girl, Penny Preville, did more than play dress-up. She studied the designs. Was captivated by the intricacies. Marveled at the styles of artists…
How to Avoid Getting Wedding Ring Rash

How to Avoid Getting Wedding Ring Rash

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
A red, bumpy, and itchy rash under your wedding ring is something many people struggle with. The culprits are usually allergies, bacteria, or irritation from moisture and soap. The good news is that this is both common and curable! N…