Category: Pearls

All about jewelry’s new fashion darling….pearls. Featuring Japanese cultured pearls from Mikimoto and the luxurious golden brown South Sea pearls from Yvel.

Top Ten Bridal Jewelry & Wedding Party Gifts

J.R.Dunn’s top ten list of bridal jewelry & wedding party gifts – This list will hopefully help frazzled brides to be or wedding planners make gift planning just a tad bit easier! 1. Pearl Strand Necklace ~ Mikimoto strands are heirloom quality pearls that any bride or bridesmaid will cherish for a lifetime. Besides, pearls look great with almost any…

Woman’s Jewelry Wardrobe: Top Ten Essential Items

 This months issue of InStyle Magazine  is showing off princess cut diamond stud earrings (similar pair pictured here) and it prompted a discussion here in the store about the basics for a woman’s jewelry wardrobe. We tell clients about the “basic jewelry wardrobe” all the time but I have never really seen it put in writing. So here is a our “essentials”…

Hot Pick of the Day: Mikimoto Pearls in Motion

“Pearls? My Grandmother wore Pearls” We hear that one all the time at J.R.Dunn Jewelers. But let me be the first to tell you Mikimoto’s Pearls in Motion are NOT YOUR GRANDMOTHERS PEARLS! I absolutely LOVE the versatility of this collection from Mikimoto….I am a typical woman and change my mind all the time. I want my jewelry to enhance…

Hot Pick of The Day: Yvel Pearl Necklace

Luxury at it’s best! Yvel is best know for its luxurious golden brown pearls. The company was founded in 1986 by Orna and Isaac Levy. Yvel, which is Levy spelled backwards, carries on a Levy family tradition of more than one hundred years in the creation of magnificent jewelry. Today, their inspirational golden pearl designs have graced the pages of…

Hot Pick of the Day: Judith Ripka Bangle Bracelets (slide show)

MUST HAVE FOR TODAYS BUSY MODERN WOMAN! Here is the PERFECT jewelry designer for you! Judith Ripka is known for her vintage inspired jewelry created in sterling silver and 18k gold. Big colorful stones, hints of yellow gold and diamonds, gallery backs, lustrous pearls…this line has it all!