Category Archives: Fine & Estate Jewelry

Rings and Things

Is there a wedding or anniversary on the horizon? Are you looking to commemorate another occasion? Is it time to expand your jewelry collection? Here’s a sampling of rings of various styles from the Braswell & Son collection to pique your imagination and inspire you when you go to make your ring purchase.

Golden Summer Sun Collection

Enjoy these luminous style inspirations as you bask in the golden light of summer! Carrera y Carrera       Goyard Yellow Chevron St Louis Gm Tote Bag   With a glamorous Goyard tote on your shoulder, you can take on anything! This splashy St. Louis tote in special order Sunny Yellow features two flat […]

Men’s Jewelry: Owning the Details

For men, looking good is a lot more than a properly fitted jacket. It’s about being confident in owning the details—details, meaning jewelry. Jewelry can be a powerful communicator when worn with confidence and cool conviction. Aside from a wedding band, jewelry is too often not part of the male style equation. Thankfully, the definition […]

Trends in Platinum Jewelry

Gold has long been the traditional choice for many people when it comes to fine jewelry. However, since people have discovered it is both beautiful and durable, platinum jewelry has quickly become a very high demand precious metal. Platinum jewelry is trending in all forms of fine jewelry, including earrings, necklaces, bracelets, high-end watches, and […]

Yearning for Yurman? Find David Yurman at Braswell & Son

David Yurman is renowned for his revolutionary, eye-catching designs. He’s been a pioneer in fashion for decades, and the demand for David Yurman rings, jewelry and accessories is seemingly endless. The company, which has headquarters in New York City, now boasts over 40 locations throughout the world. Here are some marvelous, hand-selected David Yurman pieces […]

Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts From The Braswell Collection

Finding a unique gift for Valentine’s Day shouldn’t be complicated. When you shop with Braswell & Son, you’re choosing from a thoughtfully curated assortment of vintage luxury handbags and fine, pre-owned and estate jewelry. Our expert team has assembled the best of the best, so you can be confident that you’re selecting a fantastic Valentine’s […]

Diamond Necklaces For Your Next Red Carpet Moment

Fashionistas and trend setters are bringing necklaces back in a big way. If you’ve been watching this year’s awards season from Hollywood, you’ve probably noticed that necklaces have been ruling the red carpet. While some celebrities are donning solid gold, silver and platinum, the majority of red carpet photos seem to indicate that diamond necklaces […]

No Rules Engagement Rings: What to Spend and Why

Engagements and weddings are big business. Big, as in couples spend on average of $30,000-plus on a ring and ceremony. Slick and compelling marketing by the diamond and retail jewelry industry pushes spending between 1 and 3 month’s salary on a ring, suggesting the amount spent is directly reflective of the love you feel toward […]

Engagement Ring Inspiration Worthy of Love Itself

Few things inspire hope and positivity as love does. Love influences our behavior and moves us to be better people for others and ourselves. No wonder an engagement with its details creates such a fuss—especially with the ring. The connection between two people is singularly unique and deserves a ring equally expressive. Here are three […]

Vintage Engagement and Wedding Rings: Tradition at its Finest

The first time you laid eyes on the Georgian beauty, you knew. The rich Bordeaux and ivy bouquet of gemstones—garnets, emeralds and seed pearls surrounding a rose cut diamond, all wrapped in an ornate, warm gold setting—you had just met your dream engagement ring. Rings from the Georgian, Victorian, Art Nouveau, Edwardian and Art Deco […]