Spring is when new light begins to shine in our house windows and we feel this incredible urge to clean everything in sight. We really start to see all the dust that has settled over the winter months, especially here in the Midwest.
It’s time to get organized! Don’t forget that jewelry drawer full of earrings with lost backs or mates, the unwanted and unused jewelry and our every day pieces that need a scrubbing. For me, there is nothing more satisfying than having my home and goods completely organized. Talk about an instant mood changer. And with the popularity of professional organizers like Marie Kondo, I know many others feel the same way. However, with jewelry, “does it spark joy” is just the first question. There are other things to think about. So, I bring you my sure-fire method for spring cleaning your jewelry box and getting your jewels in tip top shape.Continue Reading
Madeline started working here while still in high school as part-time jewelry engraver & shop assistant. She easily learned the ropes and fit in with our team right away. We love her sense of humor, quick smile and kind & considerate manner. We count ourselves lucky to have her with us. Here’s all about Madeline in her words:
Who is Madeline?
A college student with great hair, a creative spirit, and a positive attitude.
Jewelry engraver, watch battery changer, and general odd job accomplisher.Continue Reading
Each month has a corresponding gemstone or multiple gemstones that signifies something special about those who wear it. Even if you don’t believe in any spiritual benefits from a stone, you can still enjoy reading about yours or picking out the birthstone of a loved one. If you’re running short on gift ideas or just want to do something special for your significant other, look through this guide for their birthstone and see which gems to choose.Continue Reading