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A Fresh Take On Diamond Studs

We think that, other than a woman’s engagement ring, there is probably no other piece of jewelry that she will wear more than diamond stud earrings. You’ve heard us say that they are a classic…and they are.  But this blog is in hopes of expanding our horizons and seeing that “classic” doesn’t have to mean… Read More

Pop the Question this December

Presenting your love with an engagement ring in the summer is awesome.  I love summer.  Well, to be more specific, I love the sun.  The heat, the warmth, the sea…it’s all good.  I think summer is a lovely time to propose…but there’s something to a winter proposal that kind of gives me goose bumps.  Think a… Read More

Dil’s Gift List 2014 (Prepared with Love)

We have so many men that come in to the store looking for gifts (I mean obviously, we’re a jewelry store). Sometimes they know exactly what they are looking for! In which case he’ll leave happy because he got what he wanted, for the price he wanted to pay, and we even gift wrapped it… Read More

Tacori Gifts Under $500

It’s no secret around here that we all love Tacori! On any given day you can find one (or all) of us at the Jewelry Exchange sporting our favorites from Tacori’s fashion collection. In fact, Tacori has recently launched their gentlemen’s jewelry collection which includes rings, cuff links, and tie bars so I have no… Read More

The New CJEX.net

The New (& Vastly Improved) CJEX.net So many of you tell us how much you love our CJEX.net. We endeavor to keep it up to date, load new pieces every day & enjoy connecting with you via email. But, and I don’t say this very often, a good thing just got better We have been… Read More

Musings of a CJEX Buyer

The jewelry shows we attend are, in one word, overwhelming.  The convention center in Las Vegas is over 2 million square feet.  If my math is right, that’s 45 football fields full of jewelry.  And jewelry is small!  Each booth has hundreds if not thousands of glittering pieces of jewelry and there are thousands of… Read More

New Designer! Rebecca Hook

Welcome the newest addition to our Designer line up: Rebecca Hook! Lisa had the opportunity to meet and explore Rebecca’s line with Rebecca herself at the Chicago jewelry show in late April. What really impressed her was that Rebecca was working in her booth, one on one with each jeweler.  What a refreshing change from… Read More