Archive for May, 2014

The Resurrection of a Ring

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

We recently completed the resurrection of a ring that had been severely damaged. Fine jewelry is made from precious materials that when properly cared for, will last for centuries. Gemstones are durable and ancient– diamond crystals are typically 1 to 2 billion years old. Gold is eternal. It doesn’t deteriorate and is never discarded– if a style or […]

2014 Readers Choice- Time to Vote for Mardon!

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

The popular Press Enterprise Reader’s Choice survey is back! Time to vote for your local favorites– we certainly hope you’ll name Mardon as best jewelry store again and that you’ll take the time to name your other favorite businesses. We sincerely thank you for voting us the best jewelry store for the last five years in […]

Consumer Alert– Cruise Ships, Low Quality Emeralds, Very High Prices- Update

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

UPDATE June 6, 2014 – A happy ending to the story below– 7 months after returning the emerald to the seller, the couple received their money back. A retired couple purchased this 1.89 carat natural emerald last December in Cartagena, Columbia while on a cruise thru the Caribbean. The emerald shop they bought from had been touted […]

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