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Shaping Up in the New Year

Shaped Watches Stand the Test of Time “The wheels on the bus go round and round” so goes the lyric to an old song. Circular shapes are everywhere. The Earth is, despite some uninformed opinions to the contrary, round. The sun and the moon are round, so far as we can tell. Doughnuts, Oreos, dinner plates, frisbees, Hula Hoops. All round. Wristwatches? Mostly round, but not always. What are "shaped watches"? Shaped watches, or those that deviate from the classic round presentation, afford some of the most beautiful and striking designs in all horology. They can be square, rectangular, irregular, or even asymmetrical. These watches are always noticed, and the wearer is always awarded points for their good ... [Read More]

Holiday Hit List 2022 Edition

Reis-Nichols 2022 Holiday Hit List
View our 2022 Holiday Hit List in the flipbook below to find the season's most exciting designs and the newest arrivals at Reis-Nichols Jewelers. Reis Nichols Holiday Hit List 2022 The joy of brightening each other's lives is more important than ever this holiday season. With that in mind, we have curated a collection of the best gift ideas to brighten your holiday shopping this year. With sparkling diamonds, top designer selections, and best-selling essentials, we have something for everyone! Let's celebrate the magic of this holiday season with gratitude, and open our hearts to what is possible. From our family to yours, we wish you the happiest of holidays. As always, remember that there are a ... [Read More]

Extended Holiday Hours 2022 at Reis-Nichols Jewelers

Extended Holiday Hours 2022
Reis-Nichols Jewelers is ready to meet everyone’s shopping needs this holiday season, so we have extended holiday hours starting on Friday, December 16! We’re also offering in-store appointments, curbside pick-ups, BOPIS (buy online, pick up in-store), and more! Our team of experts is ready to provide you with the service, selection, and a safe, relaxed atmosphere to make your shopping experience easy and enjoyable. Join us for special holiday hours throughout the month of December to meet your needs. Extended Holiday Hours Friday, December 16-Friday, December 23 Monday-Friday: 10 AM-7 PM Saturday: 10 AM-6 PM Sunday: Closed Saturday, December 24 10 AM-4 PM Sunday, December 25 & ... [Read More]

All About Tennis Bracelets

Tennis Bracelets at Reis-Nichols
The diamond tennis bracelet has been a jewelry staple for decades now, ebbing and flowing through its own personal micro-trends throughout it all. The traditional diamond line bracelet features small, round diamonds encircling the wrist, connected to each other by a precious metal like gold or platinum. This enduring accessory, previously referred to as a “diamond line bracelet” or “eternity bracelet,” seemingly has nothing to do with tennis…so why is it called a tennis bracelet? Why is it Called a Tennis Bracelet? The history of the name can be traced back to tennis superstar Chris Evert. At once both effortlessly fashionable and at the height of her career, Evert was wildly beloved by her fans and the ... [Read More]

Engagement Locations in Indianapolis: Winter Edition!

It's Engagement Season in Indianapolis! It's the most wonderful time of the year—for more reasons than one! According to a recent Statista study, a whopping 19% of all engagements occurred in December, more than doubling the second and third ranking months (July 9%, February 8%). Winter is a magical time for many and it's no wonder that so many couples want to make such a lasting memory during a season full of holidays, family, friends, and celebrations. Back in August, we told you where to get engaged in Indianapolis, so we only found it fitting to take another look and tailor this list specifically for the biggest engagement month of them all! Here are our top picks on where to propose in Indianapolis ... [Read More]

Watch That Gift…or Gift That Watch!

In our latest watch blog, Paul White highlights some of the latest models of various sports watches that would make for great gifts this upcoming holiday season.  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, reader, and watch collector. A former sports and news host at Indianapolis’ WIBC, Paul and his wife Carolyn just made the return move home to Indianapolis and are happily settling back into midwestern life after living in Phoenix for the past few years. Gifting a Sports Watch this Holiday Season So you say it’s too soon to be ... [Read More]

Whose Watch Is It Anyway?

In our latest watch blog, Paul White shares insight on the trend of women wearing more "men" watches. 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, reader, and watch collector. A former sports and news host at Indianapolis’ WIBC, Paul and his wife Carolyn just made the return move home to Indianapolis and are happily settling back into midwestern life after living in Phoenix for the past few years. Women Can Wear It, Too In the early part of the aughts, the legendary Swiss manufacturer International Watch Company (IWC) unveiled a ... [Read More]

Top Proposal Locations in Indianapolis

Proposing in Indianapolis It's time—you've found the one and are ready to take your relationship to the next level. You've picked out the perfect ring for your perfect person and now you're wondering how to pop the question, or better yet, where? Thankfully for our Indianapolis natives or guest, we have listed out our top suggestions of stunning and memorable locations to propose in the Indianapolis metro area. Here are our scenic locations to propose in Indianapolis.   Soldiers and Sailors Monument Located at the heart of downtown Indianapolis, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Monument Circle is the quintessential spot for any couple who calls Indy home. Bottleworks Hotel The ... [Read More]

Wheels & Watches Event | June 25, 2022

  Join Reis-Nichols & Graham Rahal Performance for a fun Wheels & Watches event with the coolest cars and watches.   Wheels & Watches Event Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022 Time: 10 AM-12 PM Location: Reis-Nichols Jewelers 3535 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN   JOIN THE FUN & GIVE BACK We will be auctioning off one highly sought-after watch with proceeds benefitting the Graham & Courtney Rahal Foundation. The auction will begin at 11 am.     COOL CARS, FOOD & MORE Visit Reis-Nichols during this special event and be prepared to see a selection of exotic, unique, and vintage cars. Plus, enjoy an onsite food truck and talk racing and ... [Read More]