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Recent jewelry news, info and Carreras Events.

Buy 2 get one free on select Peter Storm bracelets, necklaces

Jewelry designer Peter Storm loves color and has created a line to honor that passion. It’s called the Tessuto Colori, or the Fabric Colors collection. It is a collection of bracelets, earrings, and necklaces in colors galore.

For the holiday season, Carreras Jewelers is holding a special on a select group of the Tessuto Colori line. When you purchase two of the sterling silver link sparkle bracelets or necklaces, you get the third one for free. You can mix and match bracelets and necklaces and colors. 

The sale runs from now until Christmas Eve. Bracelets and necklaces are available in silver and rose, yellow, and black-finish sterling silver. Bracelets are $90 and necklaces run between $165 and $255.  You can pick three of the same or mix and match bracelets and necklaces and colors!  Free item must be of equal or lesser value.  

Perfect gifts for your daughters, granddaughters, nieces, and friends!

Promotion available in-store only or by calling 804-282-7018.

Fine Antique & Estate Jewelry event takes place Dec. 6 and 7

Come secure a piece of history at Carreras Jewelers’ Fine Antique & Estate Jewelry Event. The two-day affair will feature vintage and estate jewelry marked to sell for the holiday season.

The event takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 6 and 7 at Carreras Jewelers, 121 Libbie Avenue in Richmond. A variety of styles will be on display, including Victorian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Retro, Contemporary and Designer.

Looking for the perfect engagement ring or wedding bands? The sale will also feature vintage and estate wedding jewelry. Maybe a lit bit of history can provide the perfect piece of jewelry for someone you love?

Carreras hosting Annual Designer Event

stackable designer ringsCarreras Jewelers has assembled five of our top designers and is offering you the chance to meet them in person over two days. Carreras is holding its Annual Fine Jewelry Designer Event from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct 24 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25 at the store (121 Libbie Avenue Richmond, VA).

Designers attending include:

Each designer is presenting an expanded collection of custom jewelry. The event gives you the opportunity to try on unique jewelry and talk to the designer about the pieces. It’s a chance to begin the holiday shopping season and get a one-of-a-kind gift for someone you love. We will serve drinks and food and be giving away a $500 Carreras gift card and other prizes.  

Summer Jewelry Sale – July 25 – 27

Carreras Jewelers is holding its annual Jewelry Summer Sale July 25-27. It’s a chance to get out of the summer heat and shop for a stunning new piece of jewelry. During the sale, you will save between 30%-75% on fabulous earrings, necklaces, rings, pendants, and other fine jewelry.

Let us give you a taste of what will be up for grabs at amazing prices during our Jewelry Summer Sale with these three stunning pieces of jewelry. They would be a nice addition to any women’s jewelry collection.

 

Diamond Circle NecklaceSave 30% on this gorgeous 14kt white gold diamond circle pendant features a small “bypass-end” circle of 17 shared-prong-set graduated round diamonds (0.47ctw, G-H/SI), hanging from an adjustable 16-18″ .9mm cable chain with lobster claw clasp. 

Sale Price: $1295

 

 

 

 

Peter Storm Diamond EarringsSave 50% on these Peter Storm 18k white gold diamond clover earrings that each feature a center “clover” of four prong-set round diamonds, encircled by a row of smaller bead-set round diamonds. The eight larger diamonds have a combined total weight of 0.56 carat, and the thirty-six smaller 0.36 carat total; all are F-G in color and VS in clarity. The earrings measure 10.5mm in diameter and are finished with posts and heavy friction backs for pierced ears.

Sale Price: $2250

 

 

 

Sapphire and Diamond RingSave 60% on this estate 18k white gold sapphire and diamond ring that features a bezel-set oval sapphire weighing approximately 1.25 carats. The sapphire is accented by rows of pave-set round diamonds (26 stones = approximately 0.75 carat total, H-I color, SI-I1 clarity). Ring Size: 7 

Sale Price: $1000

 

 

 

Attend and enter to win a $100 gift card when you shop our Summer Jewelry Sale!  Earn one entry for EACH item purchased during the sale (excludes items from the Sidewalk Sale Table)…the more you buy, the more chances you have to win!  Winner will be announced on Tuesday, July 30th.

2019 Jewelry Repair Sale

Carreras Jewelers is holding its annual jewelry repair event from July 16-31. Save 20% on jewelry repair (excluding watches), pearl restringing, insurance appraisals, and custom jewelry design work.

Jewelry Repair work includes:

Re-size, clean and polish rings
Re-set, tighten or replace stones
Refurbish mountings, re-tip and replace prongs
Shorten or lengthen chains
Change clasps
Solder charms
and more!

Have you been procrastinating getting that necklace restrung? It’s recommended that you restring a pearl necklace regularly, as the string can become worn out and break easily. Pearls that are worn often should be restrung yearly, and pearls that are worn only on special occasions should be restrung every two to three years.

Other pearl jewelry work includes:

Tighten and strengthen your old or damaged strand of pearls
Restyle and update your design
Restring your colorful beads and dye the silk to blend with your beads
Are you looking to create a piece of custom jewelry? Our team will work with you and redesign a current piece or build a new piece from scratch. We can even design jewelry to match a current piece in your collection, and during the sale, the work is being offered at a 20% discount.

Update your Jewelry Insurance Appraisals at a 20% discount during the sale (up to 10 items). You will need to call and make an appointment with Tami Toms, our Certified Gemologist and Certified Gemologist Appraiser. By choosing an AGS-certified Appraiser, you can rest assured that you’re working with a professional who has been trained and certified. Our appraiser will thoroughly inspect your jewelry and get you a value that is as accurate as possible. We recommend getting your jewelry appraised by us every three to five years to update your insurance policy so you will be covered in the case of loss, or to get a measurement on your investment.

For more information or to schedule your appraisals, call 804-282-7018.

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