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Category Archives: Jewelry

Turquoise: A Timeless Trend

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About the Author Merchandising Coordinator, Anna Brookie, is back to detail one of the season's biggest trends in stone: turquoise. Read on to discover a brief history of this semi-precious gemstone and learn how to style it with your preexisting apparel and jewelry collections.   Turquoise Is Back and Better Than Ever Being stuck inside during this quarantine period has its ups and downs, and one of the major ups is extra time for online shopping. (The jury’s still out about whether the amount of chocolate I’ve consumed counts as an up or a down.) Even though we can’t enjoy the nicer weather while sipping Bloody Marys at our favorite outdoor brunch spots or lounging poolside, we can celebrate ... [Read More]

Jewelry Care Tips During COVID-19 Hand Washing Craze

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For most of us, it seems as though things are changing by the day, hour or even minute with the uncertainty of the world right now. While many things have changed, there is one thing that has remained a constant… and that is hand washing! Hand washing is certainly a top of mind activity right now, but can lead to questions about jewelry care when you're washing your hands so frequently. Did you know that hand washing has been a part of personal hygiene and even religious and cultural customers for centuries? Although the link between the benefits of hand washing and the spread of diseases was only established two centuries ago. You can read complete history on hand washing here. Nevertheless, we’ve ... [Read More]

Veteran Employees Give Their Top Picks for Holiday Shopping!

It’s hard to not want to buy everything that Andrew Pyke and Therese Lopshire are selling. The veteran employees at Reis-Nichols describe every piece of jewelry with knowledge, passion, and excitement (plus, it doesn’t hurt that Pyke’s British accent makes everything sound elegant and super chic.) For more than 20 years, the duo has been serving the customer base at Reis-Nichols. They each help clients purchase everything from engagement rings, anniversary gifts, “push presents”, graduation gifts and more. Basically, if there’s been a milestone in the lives of their clients, Pyke and Lopshire have been a part of it. “That’s probably the most fun of the job,” Pyke says with excitement. “Sometimes ... [Read More]

Take 2: Jordan Rodgers Re-Proposes to ‘Bachelorette’ JoJo Fletcher With 5-Carat Ring

In 2016, with more than eight million fans watching, Jordan Rodgers proposed to JoJo Fletcher during the Season 12 finale of The Bachelorette. Now, three years later, Fletcher is sporting a brand new 5-carat oval diamond engagement ring after Rodgers decided to get down on one knee all over again. Again? Rodgers turned to Instagram on Sunday to explain his motivation behind the second proposal. Accompanying a silly-faced Instagram selfie of him and his fiancée, Rodgers wrote, “I love @joelle_fletcher with all my heart!! I always wanted to re-propose, with no cameras, no producers, no drama… just us. Our first engagement was so real, and meant so much to us both, but as we start to actually plan ... [Read More]

Celebration 100 Event SNEAK PEEKS!

Celebration 100, the Diamond Event of the century at Reis-Nichols is quickly approaching! Come visit us on August 23rd and 24th for the best prices on diamonds! So to prepare for this massive diamond extravaganza we are sharing some of our favorite pieces! Upon arrival you will receive a mystery card that will secure you between 15%-30% OFF your diamond purchase! RSVP to the Celebration 100 Event HERE! JB Star: 18K Yellow Fancy Yellow Diamond - 5.06 carat surrounded by stunning channel set diamonds. Retail: $175,990 Platinum oval diamond engagement ring featuring an oval diamond weighing 5.67 ct. The ring also features two half moon cut diamonds weighing 1.40 ctw and two shield cut ... [Read More]

Update your Summer Wardrobe at the Jill Duzan Trunk Show!

Led by her love for fine art, design, and nature; Jill Duzan Willey was inspired to create her own style through jewelry. She started creating pieces that spoke to her and these pieces instantly attracted attention from those around her. The unique combinations of stones and silver helped set her apart. It was a small piece of art in Naples, Florida, a jewel in sienna tones with breathtaking lines, circled in a gilded frame that made her fall in love. This outstanding work of art was a Picasso lithograph! It wasn't until months after she purchased this piece that Jill ran across the art certificate and read the title of the piece, Female Head with Necklace. As she read that, she knew her new passion for ... [Read More]

Ippolita 2019 Spring Collection Trunk Show | May 10-11

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We invite you to preview Ippolita's 2019 Spring Collection. Join us for a trunk show at our Fashion Mall Commons location, 3535 E. 86th St., Indianapolis. TRUNK SHOW Friday, May 10th 10am-7pm Saturday, May 11th 10am-5pm Shop Ippolita at either Reis-Nichols location from May 10th to May 30th and enjoy a complimentary gift with a qualifying purchase of $500 or more. Limit one gift per customer while supplies last. SHOP IPPOLITA... [Read More]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas? Consider Jewelry.

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Record Spending Mother’s Day 2019 spending for jewelry items is expected to reach $5.2 billion this year. This makes it the fastest-growing and highest-volume gift-giving category, according to an annual survey released by the National Retail Federation (NRF). The jewelry spending number is up from $4.6 billion in 2018, an increase of 13%. Overall Mother’s Day spending in 2019 is predicted to hit a record $25 billion, up from $23.1 billion in 2018. More than 31% of that annual increase is reflected in the strength of the jewelry category, where purchases are slated to jump by $600 million. Mother’s Day 2017 was the previous record-holder at $23.6 billion in total purchases. Exactly 35% of ... [Read More]

Couples Spending More Than Ever on Super-Personalized Weddings

The Knot’s 12th annual “Real Weddings Study” paints a picture of a new generation of couples who are willing to break with tired traditions and invest, instead, in super-personalized events infused with meaningful details. Their goal is for guests to leave the celebration saying, “That was so them.” The Knot reports that bridal couples are pulling out all the stops to make sure their loved ones have an absolute blast: The average couple hosts 136 guests, and the average spent per guest is $258. Besides the expected food, drink and music, 38% of couples hire above-and-beyond reception entertainment. The Knot’s survey respondents listed live tattoo artists, cigar-rolling stations and craft margarita ... [Read More]