September Pawn Shop Jewelry: Sapphire

Derived from the Greek word sappheiros meaning “blue stone”, the sophisticated sapphire is the birthstone for September.

sapphireA popular choice for engagements rings, Prince Charles presented Lady Diana with a sapphire ring for engagement. Prince William followed in his father’s footsteps. Using his mother’s sapphire engagement ring, he proposed to Kate Middleton.

Color: The sapphire is known for it’s true blue hue, but comes in a multitude of other colors from pink to green to orange.

Characteristics: This gemstone is made of the mineral corundum, which ranks a 9 out of 10 on the Mohs hardness scale. It’s extremely durable and long lasting.

Care and Handling: Warm, soapy water is always safe. Fracture-filled, cavity-filled, or dyed material should only be cleaned with a damp cloth.

The sapphire has a dramatic impact and is very elegant. If you’re looking to impress your lady, stop by Braswell and Son to take a look at some of our pawn shop jewelry sapphire pieces. We also have some fine estate jewelry pieces that might peak your interest.

Come Tailgate With Braswell and Son!

It’s September and Braswell and Son is gearing up for football season! In celebration, we’re going to kick off the season with tailgating and prizes! On Saturday, September 19th at noon, we’ll be kicking off our tailgating party and we’d love for you to join us! We’ll be grilling hot dogs for everyone and you can dress it however you like because we’ll have all of the toppings you can dream of.

And for this month only, you can sign up to win an amazing tailgating package, starting now, September 1st!The tailgate package that we’ll be giving away includes the following prizes:

$100 Kroger Gift Card

Braswell Tailgate Giveaway 2015

And there’s not just one giveaway! We will be giving away a grill, cooler, and $100 Kroger gift card at EACH location! That’s 3 winners!

In order to have chance to win, please stop by one of our 3 Braswell & Son locations to submit your name for entry! We’ll be drawing the winners on September 30th! We are so excited for this season! Take a look at this year’s Razorback Football Schedule HERE!!!