| May 2, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A garden growing with flowers made of rust-colored sheet metal, displays of handmade pots and shimmering glass vases and pyramids were just a few of …...
| Mar 27, 2011
When shopping for an engagement or wedding ring, there is an art to choosing the highest quality gems.
With a treasure trove of diamonds and gemstones available and so many options to consider, couples can speed up the process by familiarizing...
| Feb 12, 2011
| 8:06 PM
Somerset County retailers reported significant sales growth during the past few weeks as residents prepare for Valentine’s Day.
While many choose to think outside of the box when it comes to gift-giving, store managers said, traditional gifts...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Coming during the heart of the post-Christmas shopping doldrums, Valentine’s Day is an event retailers have grown to love.
Jewelers, florists and purveyors of sweets ramp up for Feb. 14. The National Retail Federation estimates Americans will spend...
| Jan 29, 2011
Michael Pesi may have met the woman of his dreams in the modest surroundings of a Merchant's Tire waiting room, but when it came time to propose marriage, he thought big.
He considered whisking girlfriend Aletta Muzila off to New York and popping the...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:02 PM
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There are certain areas of a man's wardrobe where the rules of style are more suggestions than iron-clad laws. This is not...
| Jan 1, 2011
Silver Lake resident Charles Scott bypassed the malls and the jewelry district in downtown Los Angeles in shopping for an engagement ring. Searching for something out of the ordinary, he surfed onto Etsy and started clicking through photos of...
| Dec 19, 2010
Nordstrom has been hearing wedding bells for years, doing brisk business in wedding gowns, tuxedos and accessories for the "big day."
But now, the Seattle-based retailer is fine-tuning its nuptial offerings with the Wedding Suite, a new in-store bridal...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 1:16 PM
Let's face it: picking out that killer diamond ring can be tough whether it's an engagement ring or a "just because I love you" token. Lucky for you (or better yet -- your valentine), the WeddingChannel.com offers us a crash course on shopping for a...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 2:26 PM
Often, the best way to find fun, original holiday gifts is to look locally. Greater Baltimore has a bevy of earnest, thoughtful shops with plenty to offer this season. The 100 clothing, jewelry, home goods, gourmet and gift stores on this list are some of...
| Dec 5, 2010
British fine jewelry designer Stephen Webster is famous for treating diamonds, emeralds and rubies with an irreverence typically reserved for rhinestones.
Recent pieces from his eponymous collection include a ring festooned with a giant lobster made of...