Josephs Jewelers Magazine

For the past two years our Marketing Coordinator, Paige Reed, has produced our Josephs Jewelers magazine. This one woman show plans, organizes & writes the magazine. The Josephs magazine takes just under a year to produce and we’re pretty proud of it, with some help from our advertising firm, Flynn Wright the magazine comes out […]

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Fall Fashion Event 2022

Join Josephs Jewelers for a fall fashion event on November 19th, 2022 from 10am-5pm. Josephs Fall Fashion Event will be partnering with Dress For Success. Dress for Success is a global not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women […]

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Opals

It’s October and we’re excited to share about one of our favorite gemstones, opals. Often referred to as “The Queen of Gems” because of its kaleidoscopic play of colors. Play-of-color refers to the occurrence of sub-microscopic spheres that light waves travel between, ultimately displaying the rainbow. The color you see is dependent on the size […]

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INDY RACE WEEKEND

Josephs Jewelers, in West Des Moines, IA, had the opportunity to donate two Tag Heuer watches to the winners of the Indy race weekend, at the Iowa Speedway, July 22-24. Hy-Vee did a phenomenal job putting on the race with Iowa Speedway. In addition to a great race on Sunday, Gwen Stefani wow’d in the […]

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Father’s Day : Gift Guide

Father’s day is a special day. A day where dad’s can crack terrible dad jokes and you have to smile, it’s against the father’s day law not to. Where grilling, yard work, and the white new balance dad shoe reigns supreme. Sometimes it can be hard to find the perfect gift for your dad. At […]

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2022 Gift Guide: Gifts with meaning that moms really want

Mother’s Day is almost here again. It’s a brand new season and we love seeing the beautiful gifts people choose for their moms. This Mother’s Day, give her a gift she’ll love from Josephs Jewelers. If you don’t know where to start, our Josephs moms have helped pick out a few of their favorite pieces! […]

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Share Your Love Story

Every love is beautiful and unique, now it’s time to share your love story. This fall Josephs will be featuring a real life couple in our 2022 magazine. We’re looking for couples who purchased their engagement ring and wedding bands from Josephs Jewelers. If given the opportunity, you will be able to share your love […]

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Annual Wedding Event

Our annual wedding event is back this year. For Two-Days-Only, our West Des Moines store will be hosting bridal jewelry designer Sylvie, in person, with additional wedding bands and engagement rings for you to wear and compare. So why is this event so special? We are giving you the top 5 reasons you should plan to […]

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Business of Love

At Josephs, we’re in the business of love. When you come into one of our two locations it’s usually because you love someone.  You love them so much you want to marry them, you want to celebrate their accomplishment or you just started to love them because they are a brand new person. What ever […]

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Wedding Event

You’re invited to Josephs Jewelers Annual Wedding Event in March! Join us: Friday March 4-10:00AM-6:00pm Saturday March 5-10:00am-5:30pm Josephs Jewelers annual wedding event will feature a special appearance by bridal jewelry designer Sylvie! Come and browse 100’s of engagement ring styles, men’s and women’s wedding bands, wedding day jewelry & wedding gifts. Our famous prize […]

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Josephs Jewelers | 150th Anniversary

Josephs Jewelers celebrated our 150th anniversary this year.   There’s so much history to celebrate at Josephs, especially after 150 years. Our 150th Anniversary  brought with it new and exciting celebrations and projects, here’s a refresher and a recap! History It all started in 1871, just 20 years after Des Moines was established. Solomon Josephi (who […]

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Affordable Gifts: Under $100

Affordable gifts at Josephs  isn’t a crazy thought. We’ve heard some pretty crazy things while working in retail but the most insane is,  “I could never afford anything at Josephs”. That’s crazy talk! At Josephs, we have something for everyone, no matter their budget. A lot of people forget that jewelry and other gifts from […]

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What to buy: The hard to buy for person

Are you stumped on what to buy for your family or friends this holiday season? We all have that one person we dread drawing their name for a gift exchange because it’s always a struggle to find the right gift. Gift purchasing can be a headache, especially for that difficult to buy for person. They […]

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The Sapphire Scoop

With September comes sapphires and we’re really excited to talk sapphires! There are so many intriguing facts about this famous gemstone we couldn’t help but put together a list of all things sapphire.  Get the scoop with these seven sapphire facts. 1. Sapphires comes in almost every color of the rainbow, not just the popular […]

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Diamond Upgrade | Do you buy jewelry?

At Josephs we are often asked if we buy jewelry. The short answer is no. We do not have a license to purchase from customers; we buy our jewelry, diamonds and precious gemstones through vetted vendors. At Josephs we meticulously check all of our merchandise before we buy it. This ensures we continue to offer […]

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How to Travel with Jewelry

Warmer weather means many of us have our sights set on crossing a vacation off our bucket list. With limited luggage space and worrying about the safety of our belongings, we understand the hesitation with wanting to bring jewelry with you. If you are planning to travel with a few of your favorite jewelry accessories, […]

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Jewelry Care: When to Wear

Jewelry care is very important to the longevity of your piece. Of course when we buy jewelry we always want to be able to wear it. However, there are several instances when wearing your jewelry could be harmful to it, but taking precaution will save you heartache and expense later. Here’s a list of 8 […]

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Wedding Anniversary: Gift Guide

Love is in the air and that means wedding season has begun! While May through September seem to be reserved for “I do’s” its also wedding anniversary time. Peak wedding season is typically, late summer to early fall. According to a study done by The Knot  73% of all weddings take place between May and […]

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