Josephs Jewelry Blog

Here, we offer information on the latest jewelry trends, industry news and updates about the company.

How To Clean Jewelry at Home

Photo by Eric Welch/GIA A common question we are asked at Josephs is, “how can I clean my jewelry at home?” It’s important for you to know that cleaning jewelry is not always easier at home. In fact, one jewelry cleaning solution will not work for all gemstones or metals because each needs its own […]

March Madness

It’s March and that usually means basketball month is officially here! People everywhere gather together and fill out basketball brackets with the name of teams they think will make it all the way. This March, in honor of the games that were cancelled, we’re showcasing 16 fan-favorite pieces from Josephs. From contemporary Omega timepieces to […]

The Facts on Amethyst – February Birthstone

Amethyst has universal and timeless appeal with is rich purple color. Purple used to be the chosen color for royalty. Over time, amethyst became a popular stone choice for all. This birthstone can range from pale, soft lavender purple to a deep dark purple hue. The most desirable amethyst color is an intense, even-tone dark purple […]

Wedding Event at Josephs Jewelers | March 6 and 7

For two days only, you’re invited to say ‘yes’ to our second annual wedding event extravaganza. It will feature four of our bridal lines, including Simon G, Sylvie, Fana and Benchmark. On March 6 and 7, join our West Des Moines location to shop our largest selection of engagement rings, his and her wedding bands, […]

All about Garnets – January Birthstone

If you were born in January, your birthstone is a garnet! This stone is also used for a second wedding anniversary. Here’s everything you need to know about this gemstone.   THE NAME Garnets have nine species; however the most common color associated with it is dark red. The ‘red’ name is derived from the […]

These are the Top Engagement Ring Trends of 2020

Whether the time is nearing to get engaged, or you just enjoy the sights of sparkling jewels, there are many great upcoming engagement ring trends that we will definitely be seeing a lot of next year! Some of these trends are being carried over from last year (hello, pops of color), but there’s also a […]

Mined or Lab Diamonds: Which Variety is Right for You?

Which variety of diamond is right for you? You are probably debating between traditional mined-diamonds and the increasingly popular, lab-grown diamond. We want you to be able to make the best decision based on the facts—so we will share some of the current similarities and differences between the two. A commonly asked question is: Do […]

Fall Fashion Delivered at Our November Event

We’re saying so long to pumpkin spice lattes and hello to the hottest fall fashion jewelry trends! For two days only, you’re invited to come explore extended collections from some of our popular designers, including Fana, John Hardy, Simon G, Oscar Heyman, Omi Privé and Estate.   JOSEPHS FALL FASHION EVENT Friday, November 1 and […]

Upcoming Event: Downtown Hoppy Hour

Jewelry, beer and appetizers?! Yes, please! Join us at our first ever Downtown Hoppy Hour event. We’ll have local craft beer with our featured brewery Peace Tree Brewing Co. and Instagram-worthy appetizers from Bubba! If that alone doesn’t make you want to stop by, we’ll also have a $250 Josephs gift certificate up for grabs […]

23 Must-Have Sterling Silver Pieces for Any Jewelry Collection

It takes the right accessories to transition your outfit from day to night. If you want to add some pieces that can work well with the majority of your wardrobe, sterling silver is a great option that also happens to be affordable! There are so many choices that you can choose from, so these 23 […]

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