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You’re Invited: 2018 Holiday Party featuring Simon G.

We’re having a party and YOU are invited! Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and shopping the jewelry designs of our very special guest, designer to the stars”… This just might be our favorite event of the year! We get to dust off our tuxedos and cocktail dresses, roll out the red carpet, and show Central Illinois what a REAL holiday shopping experience is all about.  Our “waitstaff” (goldsmiths, IT manager, special orders coordinator, bookkeeper, and finance manager, etc) will be on hand to…

Hey Girl, Ladies Night In Is Back!

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 14th (Bloomington) and Thursday, November 15th (Peoria) the Bremer family is again hosting a fantabulous Ladies’ Night In. This casual night (read: come as you are!)  is the…

Introducing: PANDORA Shine

We are so excited to bring PANDORA Shine™ to Central Illinois*! This gorgeous new line features charms, bracelets, earrings, and necklaces crafted with precious metals–18k gold-plated sterling silver–at a price that’s right so you can treat yourself to something luxurious! As with all PANDORA jewelry, PANDORA Shine designs are hand-finished and finely crafted. Whether you SHINE in all yellow gold or pair this lovely hue with your existing silver and PANDORA Rose™, the result will be fabulous! PANDORA Shine metal has…

Forevermark Tribute® – New Styles Added!

The Tribute Collection from Forevermark® continues to be one of our favorite collections ever. Extremely wearable, collectible, and beautiful, these pieces were created to celebrate the unique woman who wears them. Each gorgeous piece and be worn stacked or layered to reflect individual style and character. When combined, the look displays multiple diamonds, paying tribute to the many qualities that make women extraordinary and incredible. We first introduced the Tribute Collection last year and the response from Central Illinois has been tremendous! You…

Anniversary Gifts By Year (1-10)

Looking for anniversary gift ideas?  Gemstones add another layer of opportunity to the list of conventional anniversary gifts! While the traditional and even modern anniversary gifts can sometimes lack emotion and interest, gemstones offer infinite inspiration and meaning. There is no single authoritative wedding anniversary gemstone list. However, based on similar lists that we’ve found, we’ve made some suggestions below for wedding anniversary gems. We hope this complete list of Traditional, Modern, and Gemstone gifts by year is a useful tool…

October Birthstones – Tourmaline and Opal

Welcome to October! Lucky babies born this month have their choice of TWO fantastic birthstones – tourmaline and opal.  Let’s dig in and learn more about these fascinating gemstones! Opal What is Opal? Opal is the product of seasonal rains that drenched dry ground in regions such as Australia’s semi-desert “outback.” The showers soaked deep into ancient underground rock, carrying dissolved silica (a compound of silicon and oxygen) downward. During dry periods, much of the water evaporated, leaving solid deposits…

3 Fall Jewelry Trends to Wear Now

The transition to fall – you see it in stores everywhere, from the leaves and scarecrows in the home decor aisle at Hobby Lobby to the bins upon bins of school supplies at Wal Mart. The pool floats and grilling supplies have been relegated to the clearance section, though it’s still prime pool floating and grilling season! If you’re like us, you’ve got an eager eye on the new – the fall palettes, styles, and trends – while keeping a possessive…

Lab-Grown Diamonds – Everything You Need to Know

The Real Diamond Experts at Bremer Jewelry want you to be confident in your diamond purchase, especially when it comes to making a choice between earth-grown and lab-grown diamonds. In order for you to be confident, you need to be educated. So, class, take your seats quiet down [clap, clap – clap, clap, clap]. It’s time to learn everything you need to know about lab-grown diamonds! Earth-grown diamonds and lab-grown diamonds share almost all of the same physical, chemical, and…

PANDORA Buy Two Charms, Get One Free

PANDORA is offering a NEW Promotion Thursday, September 20th – Monday, September 24th (2018). Buy two PANDORA charms, get a third for free!* *Offer valid 9/20/18-9/24/18 at participating retailers and online. Buy 2 charms, get 1 charm free; Free item must be of equal or lesser value to both of the two qualifying items at checkout. No substitutions; selection may vary by store, while supplies last. Promotion excludes PANDORA Shine™, Disney© Jewelry Collection and Last Chance sale items. Not valid…

Career Opportunity: Fashion Jewelry Consultant

Fashion Jewelry Consultant Do you have a passion for fashion and jewelry? Bremer Jewelry is searching for a full-time Fashion Jewelry Consultant who wants to be surrounded by beautiful product from one of the most recognized brands in the industry and is interested in assisting our guests in making dreams come true. We offer competitive wages and benefits in a fun, team-oriented environment. This position is in our Peoria, Illinois location. Job Purpose Under supervision of the Store Manager, a…