Tag: Bridal

Black Friday Retailer Report


Retailers share news from the start of the holiday shopping season As you may have heard, predictions that shoppers would spend big this holiday shopping season have proven correct so far, with a record $5 billion reportedly taken in in 24 hours. But the real news is digital sales, which account for an increasing portion of Black Friday sales each year. In-store sales were reportedly down, but only slightly from 2016. While the final word on the holiday shopping season is still TBD, the news is encouraging for business owners everywhere. We wanted to know how retailers across the country…

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Retailer Road Trip: Atlanta Edition


Just after a successful trip to Ft. Lauderdale for the JIS October show, Isabel Cajulis, JCK Retailer Account Manager, touched down in Atlanta, GA for a look into their local jewelry market. Much like her previous retail trips, she tried to cover all of the bases – visiting several parts including Vinings, Buckhead, Decatur and more! Unfortunately, with a packed schedule there wasn’t a ton of extra time to tour as much as her visit to San Francisco, but she did say she felt immersed in the culture. It’s no surprise to us that she ate a lot of BBQ…

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LUXURY 2017 — Spotlight on Trends


This year was all about big stones, splashes of color, bold wrist wear, and pops of opal. Bridal designers brought the classics and some updated twists on designs, as well as modern men’s styles. Here’s a round-up to bring you back and inspire fashions for months to come. Big Stones COLOR! Cuffs and Bangles Opals Bridal

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Full Circle with Stanley Zale, Stuller


It’s quite fun to be able to cast the spotlight on a new talent each week, all have such different perspectives and roles but the similar thread – we’re lucky enough to have them part of our community. Today, we’re taking you Full Circle with a 40 year veteran of the diamond business, our friend, Stanley Zale, Vice president of Diamonds & Gemstones at Stuller.  Trained as a diamond sawyer, he has represented both Zale Corporation and Stuller at the DTC, with accountability for diamond manufacturing at both companies.  He was also Vice President for Louis Glick Co, with a…

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Full Circle with Molly Guy, Stone Fox Bride

Molly Guy

February kicks off with Tucson Gem Week where the industry pulse is magnified through the power of gemstones and 2 weeks later America celebrates a holiday about love, what could be better? As everyone is off on a glorified treasure hunt in the desert bouncing from JCK Tucson, AGTA and GJX we’re switching gears and going Full Circle with a game changer in the jewelry industry whose influential in JCK’s world and the bridal industry. Molly Guy, named one of Fast Company’s “Most Creative People of 2014”, is a magazine veteran who worked as the Beauty and Style Editor of Nylon Magazine before…

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