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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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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Josephs Wedding Week | May 10-15

Josephs wedding week is here and you’re invited to say ‘yes’ to our third annual wedding event extravaganza. It will feature two of our bridal lines, Sylvie and Benchmark. On May 10-15 , join our West Des Moines location to shop our largest selection of engagement rings, his and her wedding bands, and bridal jewelry! […]

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March Madness at Josephs

March Madness It’s March and that means March Madness at Josephs! 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 […]

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Sterling Silver Must Haves-23 Pieces

Sterling Silver must haves can transition any 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 versatile […]

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A Gift Guide for Dad

Gift Guide for Dad-7 Great Gifts It’s June — which means Father’s Day is quickly approaching! Another holiday means it’s time to think of some great gift ideas for him that he’ll (hopefully) use or wear every day. We’re here to help you find the perfect gift whether that means you’re purchasing something for a […]

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Minerals as Your Favorite Celebs: Met Gala 2019

Celebrities and minerals go hand in hand! The extravagant Met Gala has been over for a few weeks now, but people are still talking about these crazy, unique outfits! Every year in May on the first Monday, celebs gather to support the Metropolitan Museum of Art. This year’s theme was “Camp: Notes on Fashion.” No, […]

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Classic Fashion Jewelry Looks for Everyday Wear

Raise your hand if you have followed a fashion jewelry trend that only lasted a few months and were left with something you no longer wore? *raises hand* Just this year, we’ve seen some pretty popular trends in the jewelry world from tortoise shell to neon tassel earrings. Without a doubt these trends have impacted […]

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From Soldier to Designer (Tara Hutch Designs Q&A)

If you read our blog post from last month, you might’ve seen a not-so subtle ‘hint’ about a new line that we will be carrying very soon! Introducing Tara Hutch Designs. Tara describes her designs as fine jewelry with an urban feel. She fabricates her jewelry with blackened silver and high karat gold, a process […]

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STYLE ALERT! The Hottest Wedding Trends for 2018

For a lot of women, following wedding trends and keeping up with style is a must. Aside from colored stone engagement rings that are on the rise in popularity, Etsy has released their 2018 wedding trends report based on popular searches in their shop. We can definitely see why they’re trending! *heart eyes* From stacker […]

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New Line: John Hardy Jewelry

We love partnering with companies that take the extra steps necessary to provide a great atmosphere for their employees and contribute positively to the environment – on top of fine jewelry craftsmanship and quality. John Hardy, a new jewelry line we got in our stores this fall, is a shining example of these qualities. Imagine a […]

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Emmys Fashion: Industry News

Emmys fashion is full of jewelry industry news bites!  We’re starting with the gemstone that dominates the news the most – diamonds, of course – and ending with a nice recap of award show jewelry fashions.

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Aquamarine: A “Clear” Favorite

Aquamarine is one of our favorites, Take one look around our colored gemstone cases and it’s easy to see – we have a multitude of unique, custom-designed pieces set with beautiful aqua stones of all shapes, sizes and shades.  There’s something special about this stone in its ability to inspire great jewelry design, and it’s […]

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Josephs Jewelers Around The World

Josephs Jewelers has been in the jewelry business for more than a century and in those 144 years, we’ve worked with many different business partners from all over the world. If you had to guess how many vendors Josephs has worked with, could you pull a number off the top of your head? Now drill […]

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Jewelry Design: Josephs Process

One thing we like doing here at Josephs is jewelry design. We enjoy every step of the jewelry design process, from design inception to seeing the finished piece for the first time. The first step is to get your jewelry creative juices flowing and come up with different designs, a lot of times relying on […]

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Sterling Silver Jewelry-New at Josephs

Sterling Silver in the Spring, and its one our favorite times of the year – and not just because the weather starts to warm up (which we love too, of course). Springtime around Josephs means fresh new inventory in our cases! We are especially excited about our sterling silver jewelry selection. We have a brand […]

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