Valentines Day Ideas From Kranich's Jewelers
Kranich’s Jewelers // DESIGNERS JEWELRY ENGAGEMENT DIAMONDS WATCHES Kranichs Sterling Diamond Heart Pendant This diamond heart pendant is set in sterling silver with .10 carat total weight diamonds. This pendant makes a wonderful gift at a great price. ONLY $69.00 Details Kranichs Colored Gemstone Bracelets If you are a looking to treat a special lady to a gift she will...
Kranich's Jewelers and Belle Étoile Launch Holiday...
Altoona, PA - September 5, 2012- Kranich’s Jewelers are pleased to announce its holiday Gift with Purchase promotion featuring Belle Étoile jewelry! From October 1st to December 31st, customers of Kranich’s Jewelers will receive the Royale Treatment when they purchase $300 or more of Belle Étoile jewelry. Each customer will receive a free Royale pendant from the Italian Enamel...
During our Leap Year Sale get one day only pricing on two unbeatable values on our website and may more items from our associates at your local Kranich’s Location WAS $234.00 - NOW $165.00 Everlon Diamond Knot Necklace in Sterling Silver WAS$498.00 NOW$355.00 Everlon 1/4 Ct. Diamond Knot Pendant 14k White Gold These prices are only good for one day in stores and online now...
Diamond and Gold Heart Pendants this Valentine's...
Upon research, diamond heart pendants have come a long way to become the Valentine heart symbol of love that they are today. Two main theories have come forward claiming to be the originator of the current symbol. One theory traces the origin to a now extinct plant seed pod found in the ruins of 7th century Cyrene. The second theory comes from the Catholic church during the 17th century claiming...
The Diamonds Grading History from an Idea to an...
If you are reading this blog, odds are you have heard the of the 4 C’s of diamond evaluation before. Well have you ever wondered where the 4 Cs came from? Well, as I don’t have as strong a background in the history of the jewelry industry as others and being a little curios, I decided to do a little investigation on the subject. I found out not only where the term came from, but...
A Jewelers Motivation for Inspecting Your Jewelry
Today, let’s take a little blog real estate for some jewelry info good for all, not just customers of Kranich’s Jewelers. This simply lets you know why most jewelers suggest that customers get all tips, prongs, clasps and links on their pieces checked at least every 4-6 months. If you are a current Kranich’s Jewelers customer, you have no doubted been asked one time or another...
The Garnet January Birthstones
Happy Birthday January readers. As I’m sure most of our January born readers are aware, the birthstone of January is the garnet. As yours truly’s mother was actually born this month, I felt it was time I look into some details about this gemstone. Let’s take a look at the history of garnet as January’s birthstone, some properties associated with this precious gem and...
New Additions from Scott Kay
Well, it’s been a while since my last entry and I apologize for taking so long. It has been quite busy here at the Kranich’s Jewelers Corporate office. We have lots of new features currently in development which will be revealed in store and online projected Fall 2011. For now, I thought I would share some photos that came across my desk from one of our popular designers Scott Kay...
Fiery Gemstones for July Birthdays
It is Officially the dog days of Summer here in Central Pennsylvania so it’s no wonder July is both National Hot Dog Month as well as Nationial Ice Cream Month. I highly recommend you take time to enjoy both this month, seperately, unless you like meat in your ice cream. The most opportune time would have been on July 4th, America’s birthday, which reminds me, What would be a great gift for...
The Dog Days Can Cause Damage
Summer is in full swing which means lots of fun outside. It also means you should take a little extra care for your jewelry. As I mentioned in an older post, it is important to keep your jewelry clean to preventing tarnish keeping it beautiful for years to come. One of the main culprits during summer months can be a buildup of sun block or sunscreen, so we suggest you remove your prized pieces...
Two Stones for June Birthdays
June birthdays, for those of you who didn’t know, actually have more than one birthstone. The shared June birthstones are both alexandrite and pearl. The Alexandrite available at Kranich’s Jewelers is green by daylight and has a red hue by an incandescent light. This is believed to be caused by the gem’s absorption of light over a narrow range of wavelengths in the yellow region of the light...
JCK Las Vegas
As you may or may not know, one of the biggest annual jewelry events of the year took place just a few days ago. JCK Las Vegas opened its doors at their new home at Madalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 3rd and lasted through the weekend until the 6th. All of your favorite designers found at Kranich’s Jewelers were in attendance including Simon G. Jewelry, Verragio, Scott Kay and many more....
Product Spotlight - Belle Etoile
Belle Etoile Sterling silver jewelry is designed to show the latest in European fashion trends. It is hand crafted and enhances the wardrobe of all modern women. Some of the most popular pieces here at Kranich’s Jewelers include selections from the Italian Enamel Collection, the Italian Rubber Collection and the Color Stone collections. Additional pieces fall into the Seashell Pearl Collection...
We all know that diamonds are not just for engagement and wedding rings. Diamond earrings are always an alluring selection, but let’s focus on a style that has been popular for almost the entire lifetime of some blog readers, the diamond tennis bracelet. The in-line thin diamond bracelet that features a symmetrical pattern of diamonds is what is referred to as a tennis bracelet. According to...
It's A BlackOut by Luminox
Swiss made watch manufacturer Luminox has become famous thanks to their Navy SEAL watch design which was developed by founder, Barry Cohen and Officer Nick North specifically for night missions. Now the designers at Luminox have taken it a step further with the BlackOut Series. Here is some more information about the design from a press release dated August 2009 from Luminox. Luminox – maker of...
And so another semester has come to an end. All of us here at Kranichs Jewelers wish to congratulate all of the 2011 graduating seniors and we look forward to seeing you again the next time you visit your alma mater. LET’S GO STATE!For more on any specific piece offered at Kranich’s Jewelers, visit Kranichs.com or call 888.944.4575 and we will be happy to help you.
May Flowers Aren't the Only Pretty Thing This...
It would be hard for me to forget the birthstone of May because it is my wife’s birth month. The May birthstone is emerald which has the most intense color of all green gemstones. Do you or someone special in your life celebrate their birthday in May? If so, a great gift for this occasion may be some emerald jewelry. Perhaps a pair of emerald stud earrings or an emerald pendant would make the...
Royal Wedding Bells are Ringing
It’s almost here. The royal wedding is April 29 and as expected, demand for the sapphire engagement ring has increased. The ring that Prince William gave to the future princess is an 18 carat white gold ring set with an oval sapphire center and round cut diamond side stones. Since the announcement I have seen countless variations on this style come across my desk to photo for our customers. I...
Happy Birthday April!
All you lucky people born in the month of April have a dazzling birthstone that everyone loves. The April birthstone is of course diamond. The name diamond is a derivative of an ancient Greek word meaning proper, unalterable, unbreakable or untamed. This obviously refers to the strength of a diamond, but it is their beauty that makes them so desirable in the world of jewelry. Do you or someone...
Blue and White Weekend at Kranich's Jewelers
This weekend Penn State will hold their 2011 Blue White Weekend festivities. The free football scrimmage on Saturday has scheduled kickoff at 2:00 pm. Admission and parking to the spring game FREE for all visitors Here at Kranich’s Jewelers, we are proud to be a part of the Penn State Community and always enjoy this spring tradition. We have been serving the Penn State faithful from...
Why Should I Clean My Jewelry?
Most people wash their cars, vacuum their carpets or dust their furniture. Why do we do this? Sure we like things that look nice, but in each of these cases, the actions usually extend the life of the item you are cleaning. Washing the car extends the life of the paint job. Cleaning carpets makes them last longer before replacement and dusting your furniture helps remove the airborne...
Somebody is Getting a Present Tomorrow!
Coinciding with our designer jewelry shows going on now, which feature Simon G. Jewelry, we will be announcing the winner for our second Facebook fan contest. Keep your eyes on your email boxes tomorrow to see if you have won this elegant diamond pendant from Kranich’s Jewelers and Simon G. and from all of us at Kranich’s Jewelers we would like to wish all a happy holiday season.For...
Fit for a Princess
With all of the excitement surrounding the upcoming nuptials of Prince William and Kate Middleton, some of you may be curious if you can get a ring like hers. The answer to that question is a resounding yes. Our team here at Kranich’s Jewelers has hand picked several elegant mountings featuring oval cut blue sapphires surrounded by diamonds in the same style as the ring first made famous by...
Shop Online at kranichs.com
When bad weather hits, like it has today, why not just stay at home and shop from the comfort of home. We have an extensive collection of designer and fashion jewelry available for you on kranichs.com. Interested in a designer piece? Simply request a price from any product page and one of our specialized sales associates will contact you to give you all the information you need. Our trained...
Kranich's Acquires Spectacular Yellow Diamond
Kranichs has recently acquired a yellow brown GIA fancy color oval diamond weighing 3 carats. The stone is loose and is an incredible and different look that can be mounted any way the customer chooses. Customers interested in purchasing this spectacular gem only need to ask their local Kranich’s Jewelers associate and they will be happy to help you. For any additional questions about...
Enter to Win a 1 Carat Diamond
Kranich’s Jewelers would like to announce that in addition to their Simon G. Facebook Blitz Contest, another contest is also available. Visit kranichs.com for your chance to win a breathtaking 1 carat diamond solitaire Gem Crown® Diamond. To win just visit our holiday giveaway page at http://www.kranichs.com/giveaway.php and sign up for our mailing list, giving your name and email address....
12 Hour Sale on Kranichs.com
Fans of Kranich’s Jewelers may have heard about our 12 hour sales currently running in each location. What you may not know is that you can take advantage of our special 12 hour pricing online at kranichs.com during each event which makes our 12 hour sale almost like a 48 hour sale!For any additional questions about our current promotions or for more on any specific piece offered at...
Choose Everlon This Season
If you want to know a little more about the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection, take a look at this article over on http://ezinearticles.com.For any additional questions about the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection or for more on any specific piece offered at Kranich’s Jewelers, visit http://www.kranichs.com or call 888.944.4575 and we will be happy to help you.
Congratulations on 400
Here at Kranich’s Jewelers we are all big Penn State fans. We would like to take this opportunity to say congratulations to Joe Paterno on his 400th victory.For questions about any of our Penn State Merchandise or for more on any specific piece offered at Kranich’s Jewelers, visit Kranichs.com or call 888.944.4575 and we will be happy to help you.
Scott Kay Designer Jewelry Now Available
In my regular searches for all of our favorite designers today, I finally came across the YouTube channel of Scott Kay. Here is a little sample of what I found from the newest addition to our designer jewelry collections here at Kranich’s Jewelers. For more about Scott Kay, SK Cobalt or about any other specific piece offered at Kranich’s Jewelers, visit Kranichs.com or call...
It’s time for another Facebook Contest just in time for the holidays! We are trying to grow our Facebook presence again so this time we are giving away a necklace from one of our favorite designers Simon G. Here are the details:How would you like to win a designer diamond pendant from Kranich’s Jewelers and Simon G. just for joining our email list? All email addresses registered before December...
Spooktakular Savings All Weekend Long
Be sure to stop in at any Kranich’s Jewelers weekend all weekend long for savings so great, they’re scary! We have every kind of jewelry to fill your tastes. Fashion jewelry, diamond bracelets and earrings, designer watches, we have what you are looking for. Can’t make it in to Kranich’s Jewelers? You can shop online at http://www.kranichs.com where our top level sales associates will be happy...
Fall Engagements at Kranich's Jewelers
Just in case you missed it over the weekend, here is the current commercial running in the central Pennsylvania area. For any additional questions about our current promotions or for more on any specific piece offered at Kranich’s Jewelers, visit http://www.kranichs.com or call 888.944.4575 and we will be happy to help you.
Everlon - A Symbol of Your Love
All of the signs are there. The days are becoming shorter. Harvest festivals have started all over central Pennsylvania. Soon the air will become crisp, and we are reminded the holidays are right around the corner. The next question is what do you want this year or what should I get her this year? To answer, allow us to make a suggestion. The Everlon Diamond Knot Collection is a symbol...
Scott Kay Featured as Exclusive Men's Jewelry...
NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ — Men’s fine fashion jewelry has broken new ground. The former dormant category has awoken to dramatic consumer demand and is now billed as a true fashion accessory by jewelry artisan Scott Kay and Couture, the premiere fine jewelry industry event, through New York Fashion Week. From September 9th to the 16th, 2010, Scott Kay will be the exclusive...
Scott Kay Designer Jewelry at Kranich's Jewelers
Yes, it has been quite some time since we have written a post. That is due to the addition of a brand new designer line to the Kranich’s Jewelers family. Over the past four weeks visitors to Kranichs.com may have noticed we now carry designer Scott Kay Designer Jewelry along with SK Cobalt bands. We are all very excited to welcome the new designer to our site and into our four stores.Scott Kay...
Kranich's Video Proposal Contest
Did you know that we are currently running a video proposal contest? Well, some of our local customers did and we have gotten the first entry for the grand prize. I’ll attach the video at the end of this post. So for the rest of you, here is what we’re doing.Kranich’s Engagement Video ProposalSubmit a video of your Engagement proposal to win Receive $2000 cash or credit...
Summer Sparkle Facebook Contest
Put a little dazzle in your summer with the Kranichs Summer Sparkle Facebook contest. How would you like to win a pair of diamond stud earrings from Kranich’s Jewelers just for joining our email list? All new email addresses registered in August are automatically entered to win a pair of round cut diamond earrings valued at over $1000! We want to get the word out about all the great deals...
Find Your Verragio at Kranich's Jewelers
For more on any specific piece offered at Kranich’s Jewelers, visit Kranichs.com or call 888.944.4575 and we will be happy to help you.
Ed Hardy at Kranich's Jewelers
Are you looking for a watch that reflects the style you have in designer clothes? Look no further than the line of Ed Hardy Watches available here at Kranich’s Jewelers. The styles made popular by talented designer Christian Audigier are now available in a designer watch perfect for any ensemble. Whether you are looking for designs ranging from the popular Tiger graphic or the Love Kills Slowly...
A Lot of Hoopla!
Diamond hoops are a wonderful way to show the beauty of your sparkling diamonds. A pair of diamond hoop earrings can go with any look. Their classic design has been seen from the red carpet to your local night club. The shine of the stones in the light, illuminates the wearers face drawing the eyes in. Let your style shine with a pair of diamond hoops of your own, which come in a variety of...
Everlon Facebook Fan Bonanza - Week 4 Winner
Week four of the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection Fan Referral Contest was the final chance to win. We would like to congratulate Tasha Ermin who was the week four winner. Tasha won with a whopping 149 votes to get a brand new sterling silver Everlon pendant. Thank you everyone who participated, and be on the lookout for another contest in the near future.For questions about our contest or for...
Belle Etoile Jewelry has Arrived at Kranich's...
Kranich’s Jewelers announces the start of a new relationship. Kranich’s will now offer the Belle Etoile jewelry collections in store and on their website www.kranichs.com. La Belle Etoile means “the beautiful star” in French and the sterling silver jewelry from Belle Etoile Jewelry are some of our most beautiful stars! Belle Etoile Sterling Silver Jewelry is designed to reflect the...
Everlon Facebook Fan Bonanza - Week 3 Winner
Week three of the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection Fan Referral Contest helped someone else get a beautiful piece of jewelry for a little bit of networking. We would like to congratulate Michelle Knob who was the week three winner. Through all of her referrals, she won with a staggering 135 votes to get a brand new sterling silver Everlon pendant. How many more will we can get? That’s up...
Everlon Facebook Fan Bonanza - Week 2 Winner
Week two of the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection Fan Referral Contest has come and gone. We would like to congratulateGena Marie Damiano Steber who was the week two winner. Through all of her referrals, she won with 46 votes to get a brand new sterling silver Everlon ring. How many more will we can get? That’s up to all of you. To qualify for our contest, all you need to do is follow...
Everlon Diamond Knot Collection for a Princess
Will all of the focus on the Everlon Facebook Fan Referral Contest, you may have missed the latest addition to our Everlon Diamond Knot Collection. Now available at Kranich’s Jewelers and kranichs.com is the new Princess Center Everlon Diamond Knot Collection. These dazzling pieces still show the classic Everlon design based on the Hercules knot with the slight change of a princess cut...
Everlon Giveaway Week One Winner is Announced
Week one of the Everlon Diamond Knot Collection Fan Referral Contest has come to an end. We would like to congratulate Theresa Elliot Robbins who was this week’s winner. Through all of her referrals, she had a whopping 79 votes to get a brand new sterling silver Everlon ring. The contest has already catapulted us over 1000 fans, but we want to see just how many we can get. To qualify for...
Relay Raffle Winner Announced
From Relay For Life 2010 Congratulations go to Ron Kenner of Duncasville. Ron was this year’s winner of the Relay Raffle. He won a 14 karat white gold diamond circle pendant with 1/4 carat total weight diamonds which currently retails at $395.00 buy purchasing a raffle ticket from our team which were only 3 for a dollar! Congratulations Ron!For questions about your own diamond circle...
Kranich's Engagement Party at Relay for Life 2010
Kranich’s Jewelers would like to take a moment to thank everyone who supported the Relay for Life team over the past year. With your help we managed to raise over $18,000 throughout the year to support cancer research. With all of that help, we are that much closer to finding a cure for this terrible disease. Our feet may hurt a little bit, but we are that many steps closer to a cure. ...