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Collect Call (For Watches)

In our latest watch-themed blog post, we asked Paul White about how to start collecting watches. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications, Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. Collecting has always been a passion for millions and millions of people. I may be dating myself here, but as a youth, we collected ... [Read More]

Reis-Nichols Jewelers Named As One Of The Best Places To Work in Indiana

Best Places to Work 2021
Reis-Nichols Jewelers was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana. This 16th annual program was created by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group. “We couldn’t be more proud to receive this honor,” said BJ Nichols, President of Reis-Nichols Jewelers. “Creating a great culture for our Reis-Nichols family is a big priority for us,” Nichols continued. “Our company motto is Work Hard, Have Fun, and Take Care of Each Other, and this year, taking care of each other was even more important than ever. Getting here has been a team effort, it takes everyone working together to make our company a great place to call home.” Best Places To Work Program This statewide survey ... [Read More]

Time For Her: Valentine’s Day Watch Picks

In our latest watch-themed blog post, we asked Paul White for his Valentine's Day watch picks for her. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications, Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren. Valentine’s Day: Flowers, Cupid, chocolate, a nice dinner out, some champagne, and, as always, a bit of romance. But why not make ... [Read More]

Finders Keepers is Back in 2021!

Do you think you know Indianapolis and the surrounding areas like the back of your hand? It’s time to put your scavenger hunting skills to the test because Finders Keepers is back for 2021. Haven't played before? No problem! Around Valentine's Day, Reis-Nichols loves to give our community the chance to win FREE jewelry! And, as an added bonus, each winner will have an opportunity to choose their favorite charity to receive a $100 donation. So, how do you win? When does it start? Where do I start? We're so glad you asked. When: February 8-13 Where: Different outside locations around the Indianapolis area How to Play: 1. Follow @reisnichols on Instagram 2. Check Instagram daily for the Finders Keepers ... [Read More]

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: For Him

What’s the one day of the year we celebrate love, intimacy, and romance? You guessed right—Valentine’s Day! It can be difficult shopping for your special man for Valentine’s Day. This year is different, we've got your back! Below are some great ideas if you're looking to treat your man to something special on Valentine's Day. We’ve prepared our 2021 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Him below. Surprise him this Valentine's Day with a gift he didn't expect. Quick Links: Men's Jewelry | Accessories Watches Watches Under $750 | Watches Under $2500 | Watches Under $5000   Bracelets Chains & Pendants   Other ... [Read More]

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: For Her

Valentine's Day gifts for her
Although we should use every day as an opportunity to celebrate love…there is one day of the year that we are all prompted to focus on love, intimacy, and romance, and it is right around the corner. Of course, it’s Valentine’s Day, and no matter what your Love Language, February 14th is the perfect day to show someone how much they mean to you. Finding something that will incite Love at First Sight, is difficult…and planning for Valentine’s Day is no easy task! What to do, where to go, or what to get? All very good questions that many of us ask each year. How will you make this year stand apart? Reis-Nichols can help with that. We’ve prepared our 2021 Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Her. If you are looking ... [Read More]

Places to Propose, Where to Go?

marriage proposal places to propose
Uncertainty is dreadful, but being certain about who you love? That is quite the opposite. You’ve been waiting for this moment since you became certain that they are the one for you! Now that you have the perfect ring, or getting one soon, you’re probably wondering how to make this moment even more special for both of you. Where to go? What to do? We’ll leave the “what to do?” up to you—get creative! But we'll share below some great places to propose that can make asking the big question even more memorable. Depending on what you and your partner prefer, there are tons of great cities, landscapes, and other special places to propose. The choices that were picked below are to help spark ideas, one is no ... [Read More]

Take the Time to Care (For Your Watch)

Cleaning your watch watch care
Working in the retail watch industry for nearly three decades, we asked Paul White for insight on how to best take care of any beloved timepiece. He was the Watch Director here at Reis-Nichols from 1991-2007. Paul is originally from New York City and received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Indiana State University. A frequent contributor to industry publications Paul is a passionate film buff, home cook, and reader. A former sports and news talk host at Indianapolis’ WIBC Paul and his wife Carolyn are happily retired in Phoenix, Arizona, love to travel and visit their children and grandchildren.   Watch TLC If you were lucky enough to receive a new wristwatch for the ... [Read More]

Garnet Jewelry, the Pomegranate Stone

A new year to start fresh, hoping for new beginnings, and looking for a change. After a challenging year of uncertainty and trying to balance the chaos, now is the perfect time to reflect. Most of us can agree that our lives have been changed by the pandemic. Times like now are a great opportunity for appreciating those close to us. What better way to show someone you care than by gifting them with a gorgeous piece of jewelry that features their birthstone? Garnet is January's birthstone and is a historically sought-after gem. The stone's name is derived from the Latin word "Garanatus" meaning "seed like". Old civilizations believed the gemstone looked like the seeds found inside a pomegranate with its ... [Read More]

Finding Inspiration in the 2021 Pantone Color(s) of the Year

2021 Pantone Color of the Year
In December, Pantone announced a combination of two very different colors as their Pantone Color of the Year 2021. The two colors named were PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating. After an unforgettable 2020, the release stated that these two colors "highlight how different elements come together to support one another." In light of this, the company says the color duo best expresses the mood for the 2021 Pantone Color of the Year. Leatrice Wiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, says that "the union of an enduring Ultimate Gray with the vibrant yellow Illuminating expresses a message of positivity supported by fortitude. Practical and rock-solid but at the ... [Read More]