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American Gemstones

Sep 28, 2020 | Category: Diamonds, Gemstones, What's Trending

Long before European colonizers set foot on the quiet beaches of what is now the United States--before settlements or muskets or even horses--gems played an important role among the various people groups of this land. Beads and other objects carved from turquoise, garnet, and coral carried great cultural significance, from commerce and beautification to medicine Read More

Alternative Gemstones

Sep 27, 2020 | Category: Gemstones, What's Trending

We've all had the experience of watching a great movie, using an amazing product, or trying a fun new recipe and thinking, "How have I never heard about this? Why don't more people know about this?" That is exactly how we feel about garnet, spinel, and tourmaline. Sure, you may have heard those names, but Read More

Kimberly Collins Spotlight

Sep 25, 2020 | Category: Gemstones, What's Trending

Unsurprisingly, most people don't know much about the gemstone supply chain, nor have they thought much about where gemstones come from. The reality is that gemstones come from all over the world; from the farthest reaches of Africa to the mountains of Montana. So, where do our gemstones come from, and how does a fiery Read More

The Essential Diamond Wardrobe

Jul 16, 2020 | Category: Diamonds, What's Trending

A diamond wardrobe is essential for every woman. As diamonds are often colorless, they go with anything in your closet and take you from work to your workout class, join you in running errands or off to meetings, and out to dinner with friends.      Diamond earrings are our suggested starting point in building Read More

Rustic Diamonds

May 29, 2020 | Category: Diamonds, What's Trending

1. What Are Rustic Diamonds? Rustic diamonds are diamonds characterized by their abundance of inclusions. Inclusions are small characteristics internal or external to the diamond gemstone that are caused by extreme heat and pressure while forming deep within the earth. These beautiful inclusions and the interesting patterns created within the gemstone are stunning. Each rustic Read More

Piercing Power

Mar 10, 2020 | Category: Events, What's Trending

Maybe you have heard…gone are the innocent days of single ear piercing and buying earrings as a set.  Take a scroll thru Instagram and you’ll see ear piercings are having a moment.  Basic piercings have been replaced with the curated ear:   ultra cool, edgy piercings that are tailored to your individual vibes.  2020 is about Read More

April Birthstone

Apr 03, 2019 | Category: Industry News, What's Trending

“She who from April dates her years, Diamonds shall wear, lest bitter tears For vain repentance flow; this stone, Emblem of innocence, is known.” – Gregorian birthstone poem Every gemstone is beautiful in its own way, but there’s no doubt that those born in April are lucky for having diamond as their birthstone. In fact, Read More

Rocktober is back!

Oct 02, 2017 | Category: In Store, What's Trending

We style advisors at Walters & Hogsett Jewelers would like to share our absolute favorite gemstones. Obviously, we work in this industry for many reasons, but our love of colored stones is high up there on our list. We dedicate a whole month out of every year to celebrate them. Keep on reading to see Read More

Designer Days

May 19, 2017 | Category: Events, In Store, Uncategorized, What's Trending

Sharity Shopping Week Giving back to the community is one of our founding values here at Walters & Hogsett, which is why we were pleased to invite the community to participate in Sharity Shopping Week, which took place May 1st through May 6th. During this week-long celebration, we donated 10% of every sale and gave Read More

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