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Southside Diamond Jewelry is a small business that has been built on the foundation of old fashioned business principles. The warmth a customer feels when it’s obvious they are dealing with the right people at the right time. Old-fashioned business principals will never conflict with modern, innovative technology that permits our company the tools needed to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction. However, our principals are a daily reminder that we have no asset more valuable than our customers. Small business has a disadvantage when it comes to marketing budgets, so our maximum effort toward good customer relations gives our company a distinct advantage in old-fashioned Word of Mouth advertisement. This investment to customer relations and word of mouth advertisement, keeps our company lean, so we may continue with the lowest prices possible.

Diamond JewelryYou will always know that when you walk into our diamond jewelry shop, you will get the best deals on the highest quality items available, and we will work tirelessly to make sure that you are a repeat customer and we see you again and again.  Diamond Jewelry of St. Louis Offers Wholesale, Closeout Jewelry, Estate Jewelry, Jewelry Repair, in Webster, Kirkwood, Sunset Hills, Oakville, Fenton, South County, Crestwood, Shrewsberry, and Lemay.We have diamonds, gold, silver and many other types of jewelry, and if we don't have it, we can find it for you.  Call us today at 314-353-8600 or come into the shop at 8101 Gravois Road in St.Louis Missouri to see for yourself.  You can also learn more about us at www.diamondjewelrystlouis.com and see for yourself what a great jewelry shop can do for you.

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We have a beautiful selection of white, yellow & rose gold.  We know that you will find the perfect piece that will make her eyes sparkle!

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Valentine's Day is next week, and it's time to get serious about your purchases.  Your husband or wife will want the perfect piece for the holiday to go with the chocolates, flowers, cards, and dinners that you usually get.  Why not come up with a real winner this year and get her the piece she's always wanted, and really have the best Valentine's Day of your lives?

Southside Jewelry has the best selection of diamonds and jewelry for Valentine's Day in St. Louis.  Period.  There is not a store that will get better prices for:

  • Anniversary bands
  • Bridal and Engagement rings
  • Bridal Jewelry
  • Bridal Collection
  • Colored stone earrings
  • Colored diamond earrings
  • Colored diamond necklaces
  • Colored diamond pendants
  • Colored stone pendants
  • Colored diamond rings
  • Diamond Rings
  • Diamond Pendants
  • Diamond cross pendants
  • Diamond Huggies
  • Diamond Earrings
  • Diamond Necklaces
  • Engagement Rings
  • Emerald Gemstones
  • Fashion Jewelry
  • Fine Jewelry
  • Gold Wedding Rings
  • Gemstone rings
  • Heart pendants
  • Jewelry Design
  • Jewelry
  • Journey collection Jewelry
  • Pendants
  • Platinum jewelry
  • Romantic Jewelry
  • Romantic Diamond Jewelry
  • Ruby Gemstones
  • Stud Earrings
  • Semi precious pendants
  • Semi precious rings
  • Semi precious earrings
  • Semi precious necklaces
  • Sapphire Gemstones
  • Studs
  • Stud earrings
  • Wedding Bands

Southside will not be undersold or beat by mall jewelry stores or any other chains.  We can get any piece you want at the lowest price.  We also do on-site jewelry repair and sizing, and will make your sweetheart as happy as she's ever been. 

Come to Southside Jewelry and Loan and get the best prices on the best jewelry pieces.  Give St. Louis' Best Jewelry Store a chance today.  

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Shopping for the holidays can be tough. There are thousands of ads trying to tell you what to buy, how much to get and where to buy it to make it the perfect Christmas. The hardest thing is to look into your heart and find the exact gift that your wife or girlfriend would love. Instead of listening to commercials about toy stores or mall shops, Southside Jewelry has just the piece that wil make you the hero of the holiday.

If you are looking for the perfect last-minute gift for someone special and haven’t found the unique piece that will make the holiday sing, Southside Jewelry is here for you. You can find thousands of pieces of beautiful jewelry, custom fitted in store by our jewelry professionals.

We are GIA-Certified jewelers with a long reputation for delivering top-quality diamond jewelry to the people of St. Louis. Our full-time jewelry repair staff will ensure that your piece fits and is in perfect condition before they open it for Christmas.

We also have relationships with many jewelry companies to deliver their products to you at a low cost, and nobody will beat our prices on loose diamonds in St. Louis.

We offer all types of jewelry, rings, bracelets, necklaces, watches, children’s jewelry, pendants, lockets, mountings, wedding bands, bridal jewelry, platinum jewelry, sapphire gemstones, and anything you would need. We are a full-service jewelry store with a selection to rival any store in town.

Call us at 314-353-8600 or come into the shop at 8101 Gravois Rd. in St. Louis, MO to see the Southside difference and shop from our extensive selections. Give us a chance to surprise you.

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When you’re thinking of buying a diamond, you will be met with a dizzying array of choices when it comes to engagement rings.  It’s very important to have a price range in mind.  Starting your shopping experience with parameters will help your jeweler find the right engagement ring to fit your budget.

The style of jewelry a lady may prefer is critical.  Is she more classic or modern?  Feminine or sophisticated?  Does she wear white or yellow gold?  Do her pieces tend to be more delicate or heavy?  Simple or ornate?  Have this information in mind when you set out to shop.  If you stay near her current taste, it would be hard to go wrong.

Knowing the proper size is very helpful, so borrow a ring she currently owns.  Trace the inner ring on a piece of paper, or press the ring into a bar of soap for an impression.  You can also slide it down one of your fingers and draw a line where it stops.  Our jewelers at Diamond Jewelry )Southside Jewelry) can use the measurements to identify her approximate ring size.

If she doesn’t wear rings, estimate in the following way.  The average ring size in the US is 6 (based on the “average” US female being 5’4” and weighing 140 lbs.)  If she is slender or fine-boned, her ring size is likely to be in the 4.5 to 5.5 range.  If she is heavier, larger-boned or taller, she will probably be in the 6.5 to 7.5 range.  It’s always better to buy a ring a bit bigger than you think, because sizing a ring down is much easier than increasing its size.

Consider buying an unset diamond.  Shopping for one is easy at Southside Jewelry, because we have extensive access to loose diamond inventory, with a GIA diamond graduate to assist with helpful advice.  If you choose the diamond first and have the setting made later, you can include “her” in selecting the style and final details of the ring (always a good idea) and avoid the awkwardness of choosing a ring that’s more in your taste than hers.

If she hasn’t made it easy on you by already voicing an opinion on the subject (or admiring someone else’s engagement ring) here are a few tips to keep in mind when considering shape:

She will be wearing this ring 24/7 every day of her married life.  It will need to go with everything from jeans to evening wear.  If you’re uncertain about her shape preference, it’s smarter to stick to the classics.  They become classics because they appeal to the most people over time.

Shapes with fewer facets, such as emerald or square, require higher clarity.  The fewer the facets, the more visible the inclusions will be.  Certain shapes pair more successfully with other gems in multi-stone rings.  Round, oval and marquise all work well.  Pear and heart shape are more challenging.

Taste in shape is often reflected in other tastes a woman may have.  If she prefers clean, modern lines in furniture, for example, she may appreciate the same lines in an emerald or square shape.  If she tends toward the traditional, a round shape rarely misses.  More bohemian types may prefer less-traditional shapes, such as trilliant or marquise.

Finally, for actual setting design, consider her lifestyle and how that design will fit into it.  If she’s more active or outdoorsy, look for low-profile, less ornate, more sturdy choices, which are less likely to get caught or knocked on things.  If she’s more of a glamour girl, look for statement settings, with a higher stone profile and more intricate ring detailing or unique motif.

Diamond Jewelry d.b.a. Southside Jewelry has everything needed for today’s consumer. Loose diamonds, available in all price ranges.  Over 200 mountings to consider.  GIA diamond professionals on staff for any technical help or advice.  Stone-settting, ring-sizing specialized fitting will be performed by a bench jewelry team with over 40 years of experience.  To complete our available service, routine inspections are conducted for free.  Necessary jewelry repair is completed on-site in a state of the art modern workshop at prices that are low by comparison and affordable.

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