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Ladies’ Night 2019

At Bremer Jewelry’s Ladies Night In it’s all about YOU, gals!  You give so much of yourself each and every day – why not take a little time for yourself?!  We’ve designed the perfect evening for you to get away by yourself or with your besties and have a little fun. On Wednesday, November 6th (Bloomington) and Thursday, November 7th (Peoria) the Bremer family is again hosting a fantabulous Ladies’ Night In. This casual night (read: come as you are!)  is the…

Jewelry Trends To FALL For

It is now OCTOBER and while some of you have been getting your fall freak on since September 1, we will no longer look at you funny for doing so! Go ahead – bust out those booties, festoon your entry with hay bales and gourds, and drown yourself in pumpkin spice latte – we won’t judge. BUT we will judge if your fall jewelry is not on point (we ARE a jewelry store, after all). In this blog we’ve taken…

5 Engagement Ring Myths – Debunked!

Engagement rings are part of cultural tradition in many parts of the world – it’s a beautiful thing if you think about it. People around the world celebrating a promise of devotion with fashioned pieces of the earth itself, to be worn and reflected on daily. However, traditions often carry with them some “stowaway” notions, “myths” if you will, added and acquired over the years out of habit or desire for socio-economic parity.  Your family at Bremer Jewelry is here…

Introducing: Hayley Paige X Hearts On Fire®

HAYLEY PAIGE X HEARTS ON FIRE…Now available at Bremer Jewelry! Hearts On Fire’s perfectly cut diamonds get an imaginative new look in diamond engagement rings and endlessly stackable bands inspired by designer Hayley Paige’s whimsical, ethereal wedding dresses, not to mention her magnetic energy, contagious love of life, and relentless pursuit of her dreams. This collaboration is a creative melding of two brands who embody high standards, craftsmanship, and serious sparkle in all its forms. There are no rules when…

Introducing Kendra Scott

We couldn’t be more excited to let you know that Bremer Jewelry now carries fashion jewelry by Kendra Scott! You ask us to bring you the very best and WE BROUGHT IT! #bremerbroughtkendrascott Your family at Bremer Jewelry puts a LOT of thought into what brands we bring to Central Illinois. Not only does the Bremer family have strict quality and style standards, we really do put a lot of emphasis on the values and culture surrounding the brand. Kendra…

Guy’s Night Out

It’s About TIME for a Guy’s Night Out. Literally! Who: Gents who love fine timepieces, beer, bourbon, BBQ and good times What: An exclusive shopping event featuring an extended collection of pre-owned Rolex timepieces, Shinola watches and leather goods, food, refreshments, and FUN Where: Bremer Jewelry! When: 5pm – 8m, October 9th in Bloomington  and October 10th in Peoria Why: Why Not? Guys, it’s TIME for a night of fun at Bremer Jewelry! We’ve pulled together all the ingredients to ensure you…

The Engagement Ring Event Sept. 3 – 7

So. You had an AMAZING summer with someone super special and maybe, just maybe it’s time to make if “official!” If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you to start your forever with the perfect engagement ring. Who: Couples planning their engagement together or brave souls plotting their perfect surprise proposal What: A shopping experience beyond compare PLUS new bridal collections, 3-year financing, and FREE diamond studs! When: September 3 – 7 Where: Peoria and Bloomington Bremer Jewelry locations…

Local Loves: Q & A with Wedding and Lifestyle Photographer, Meredith Washburn

Your family at Bremer Jewelry is dedicated to helping you celebrate the best moments in life. Shining, sparkling, wearable symbols of love and joy are one obvious way to celebrate, but what about all the other elements that go into a perfect moment? In our blog series Local Loves, we spotlight some of our favorite local businesses to help you plan your perfect engagement, wedding, elopement, anniversary, date night, or “just because” moment. Our guest today is photographer Meredith Washburn.…

YOUR Day, YOUR Style

You’re planning your Big Day – where do you start?! With your style, of course.  Your wedding day should be a reflection of who you, your fiance, and your lifestyle. Are you trendsetters always checking out the latest shops and eateries? Are you chillaxed homebodies? Are you city-folk or country-folk? Letting your style dictate your wedding day choices will result in a wedding that will make you feel comfortable and right at home and really, isn’t that what it should…

Our Top Summer Trends of 2019

This summer, our jewelry is totally reflecting our desire for a look that exudes chill, casual vibes and transitions easily from work to play. Mal and Lou (our retail buyers) dressed up in their favorite jewelry pieces and had lunch at where else but LOU’S Drive-In to show us how they are accessorizing this summer: Melissa (aka “Lou”), Inventory Manager and Jewelry Buyer Wardrobe necessity: Jean jacket! Our office is usually freezing and it’s essential to have something to throw…