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Window of Opportunity: Designer Perks at JCK Las Vegas

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The holidays are almost here. It’s the busiest time of year—one that many in the industry start thinking about as early as Memorial Day weekend. That means the planning involved is next level. And if you’re thinking even farther ahead, to 2020, you’re certainly not alone. In fact, members of the JCK Las Vegas show-planning team turn their books to 2020 the moment JCK Las Vegas concludes (even before that!), setting the gears in motion for another epic event year.  If you’re a designer thinking of showcasing at JCK for the first time in the new year, there are a…


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Full Circle: Malka Diamonds

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David and Ronnie Malka are the owners of Malka Diamonds, a full-service boutique jewelry store located in downtown Portland, OR. The Malkas pride themselves in providing their customers with excellent service and expertly crafted jewelry, with a goal of having each customer leave feeling like a diamond expert. As David puts it, “they don’t sell, they educate.” With a team of GIA Certified Gemologists on staff, the store is fully prepared to answer any questions customers may have and help them find or design their perfect rings. In addition to repairs, custom designs, appraisals and GIA certified grading, they also…


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Full Circle: Florida Keys Jewelry

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Joel and Lilian Angel opened Florida Keys Jewelry in 1992 after Lilian’s brother, the owner of a jewelry store, introduced them to the industry. At Florida Keys, they believe that jewelry is an extension of our personalities and should be as special and unique as the person wearing it. A large assortment of jewelry can be found at the store in various categories: Classics, Nautical and Contemporary. The store also offers many original designs. Florida Keys is centered on family and community, so it’s only natural for them to treat customers like friends and create long-lasting relationships. To learn more,…


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Fall 2019 Trends

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This summer was hot, hot, hot, and there’s no signs of it cooling quite yet, even as we move into fall. The same can be said for the jewelry looks ready to ride into autumn. Get a head start on sharing these styles with your customers now—they’re equally fit for a late summer self-purchase as they are for a holiday gift.  Personalized JewelryAs layering necklaces and pendants still dominate, one of the biggest categories to add to the neck party is the initial pendant and nameplate necklaces. Further personalization is strong, too, with styles that allow engraving to celebrate milestone…


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Design of the Times: Enji

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Enji Studio Jewelry is a sustainable luxury jewelry brand founded in 2014 by designer Niki Grandics and based in San Diego. As Grandics puts it herself, “In a sea of mass production and fast fashion, [Enji] is on a mission to bring you something timeless and meaningful.” As a brand, Enji is focused on the future, taking steps toward positive change in the jewelry industry by practicing ethical sourcing and manufacturing and giving back to the local and global community. We caught up with Grandics to learn more about her journey in the jewelry industry, her inspiration, what sets her…


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