| Feb 4, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Coming during the heart of the post-Christmas shopping doldrums, Valentine’s Day is an event retailers have grown to love.
Jewelers, florists and purveyors of sweets ramp up for Feb. 14. The National Retail Federation estimates Americans will spend...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 10:31 AM
With the price of gold hitting an all-time high, jewelers are busy broadcasting their gold-buying services through billboards and media advertisements.
But there are a few things to keep in mind as gold's market price swells past $1,000 per ounce.
| Mar 15, 2012
Lucky Magazine Senior Editor Jessica Matlin was here with a couple new wacky beauty devices like the Christina Beauty Globe, which is filled with specially treated water that stays cold for extended periods of time to reduce puffiness, minimize pores...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 8:18 AM
Gold prices soared above $1,700 an ounce Monday, giving those "We Buy Gold" billboards a new sense of urgency.
But local jewelers say you shouldn't expect to get the appraisal price or the market price for your scraps.
Like buying a house or a car,...
| Aug 12, 2011
Earrings are big this year. I mean huge. You could even say enormous. I'm going with gigantic.
To size up this trend, I went shopping with a measuring tape in search of the biggest shoulder-grazers out there.
To be sure, length is not the only way to...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Fashion Island has expanded its inventory of luxury denim and high-quality jewelry with the addition of Earnest Sewn and Roberto Coin.
High-end denim retailer Earnest Sewn opened a 2,300-square-foot space in the corridor between Macy's and Nordstrom on...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 8:38 PM
COSTA MESA — Jewels take center stage at South Coast Plaza this month with the reopening of Cartier and the modeling of the $2.5-million jewel-studded Fantasy bra at the newly remodeled Victoria's Secret, according to a news release.
| Nov 26, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Forget cheap televisions, laptops and clothes.
On Saturday, shoppers at the annual Bazaart holiday market at the American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore snatched up handmade bird houses, hand-printed shirts and handblown glass jewelry.
| Nov 27, 2011
| 9:53 PM
Sunday's the new Cyber Monday.
It's the biggest online shopping day of the year, when consumers take mouses in hand and stampede the Interwebs to snap up super savings of up to 60 percent off and free shipping on hot holiday toys, electronics,...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Who needs elves at the North Pole?
Gifts at Just Goods near downtown South Bend come from real people in Guatemala, Ghana, Uganda, Kenya, India, Nepal, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam and the United States, including local artists.
You might even find a...
| Jan 15, 2012
It comes by Brink's truck and is hand-delivered by security guards. It is served up on silver platters and in lighted glass vitrines at chi-chi cocktail parties. The finest jewelry in the world is in Hollywood during the weeks leading up to the Golden...