Gemstone Guide Series: Peridot

Gemstone Guide Series: Peridot

With so many different gemstone varieties out there, it can be hard to keep them all straight. There are two primary green gemstones available: peridot and emerald. While emeralds are known for their darker green hues, peridot is typically a yellowish-green color. At...
Gemstone Guide Series: Morganite

Gemstone Guide Series: Morganite

Morganite has become a popular gemstone choice due do its salmon color, which has been a trendy color in general over the past decade or so. While many customers are interested in seeing morganite jewelry, not many of them know much about its composition or how to...
Gemstone Guide Series: Aquamarine

Gemstone Guide Series: Aquamarine

As the birthstone for March, aquamarine is commonly found in jewelry store display cases. However, unless you are born in March, you probably don’t know a lot about this unique gemstone. Getting its name from the Latin aqua marina, meaning “sea water,” these gemstones...
Gemstone Guide Series: Sapphire

Gemstone Guide Series: Sapphire

Sapphires are gemstones that are part of the corundum family, which also includes rubies. When we think of sapphires, bright blue gemstones are brought into mind. However, fancy sapphires can come in a variety of colors. At Noe’s Jewelry, we know just how much our...
Gemstone Guide Series: Garnet

Gemstone Guide Series: Garnet

Garnet gemstones are unique in the fact that they are available in almost every color. The mineral group that garnet belongs to includes numerous stones, including Andradite, Rhodolite, and Pyrope. These beautiful stones are the birthstone for January, and they are a...
Gemstone Guide Series: Topaz

Gemstone Guide Series: Topaz

As a continuation of our Gemstone Guide Series, this month, we are talking about topaz. This beautiful gemstone comes in a number of different colors in both warm and cool tones. Since it was first discovered in Portugal in 1768, topaz has been celebrated for its...
Gemstone Guide Series: Pearl

Gemstone Guide Series: Pearl

Pearls are known for their beauty, but not many people know much about these delicate gems. Pearls were first discovered more than 4,000 years ago. Known for being the June birthstone, pearls are also often associated with both purity and marriage. At Noe’s Jewelry,...
Gemstone Guide Series: Opal

Gemstone Guide Series: Opal

Opals are known for their colorful appearance, but there is so much more to know about these beautiful precious stones. At Noe’s Jewelry, we are experts in helping customers select a stunning opal piece for any occasion, and we are here to tell you all about these...
Steps to Creating Custom Jewelry

Steps to Creating Custom Jewelry

Custom jewelry is becoming very popular. More and more people are looking for unique pieces that nobody else on the planet will have. At Noe’s Jewelry, we love working on custom jewelry, but many people don’t know what all goes into making a unique item from scratch....

Guide to Buying Christmas Jewelry at Noe’s

Christmas is approaching quickly, and this is the perfect time of year to surprise someone (or everyone!) you love with jewelry from Noe’s Jewelry in Raymore, Missouri. During the holiday season, we have all kinds of jewelry that is sure to put a smile on the...

Noe’s Jewelry Christmas Catalogs Now Available

Are you considering the gift of jewelry for someone you love this year? Noe’s Jewelry is proud to showcase our Christmas catalogs, which feature some of the most loved pieces of jewelry this holiday season. Our catalogs (there are two, by the way!) show products...

11 Surprising Facts About Noe’s Jewelry

Have you been shopping at Noe’s Jewelry for years? Are you a new shopper? Either way, you may have questions about us! We wanted to share a few surprising facts about our operation and the people who help make it work. Here are 11 facts that you probably...

Custom Jewelry Options Allow for Truly Unique Pieces

Custom jewelry is becoming an increasingly popular option for many people for a number of reasons. When looking at bridal jewelry, many couples opt for custom pieces to get something special and unique. However, custom jewelry can be made for everyday wear and other...

Create Special Custom Bridal Jewelry at Noe’s Jewelry

For many people, the most special day of their life is the day that they walk down the aisle. Every bride is unique, and there are a million ways to show off your personality and taste on your wedding day. One thing that many brides don’t think of is custom...

How Estate Jewelry Ties You to the Past

Jewelry is valuable due to the metals and precious stones used to create each piece. However, jewelry has more value than just its monetary value. Jewelry can be historic and provide ties to the past. Whether it be familial ties or just ties to a specific period of...

Father of the Bride Gifts to Daughters on Their Wedding Day

Weddings are a day of joy, and the father of the bride is often filled with pride as he sees his daughter move on to this new journey in her life. Dads are often looking for a gift to bestow upon their beautiful daughters before they take the walk down the aisle....

Bride and Groom Wedding Gift Exchange Ideas

A wedding tradition that many couples are incorporating into their big days is a gift to one another. The idea behind these gifts is that they are a little treat for your future spouse before you get to see each other on the big day. The gifts are often accompanied by...

The Importance of Anniversary Gifts

Celebrating another year of marriage is an important milestone for couples. In fact, many researchers say that celebrating anniversaries can lead to a longer marriage. With so many occasions for gifts in our lives, it can be hard to keep coming up with ideas for a...

How to Decide What Jewelry to Wear on Your Wedding Day

Every bride wants to look perfect on the day of her wedding. After selecting the perfect dress and shoes, it is time to focus your attention on picking the perfect jewelry for the day. Noe’s Jewelry is here to help you decide what you should wear with your dress...

The Evolution of Jewelry Trends in the Past 100 Years

A lot has changed in the last 100 years. Since prehistoric times, jewelry has been a staple for both men and women. As the years have gone by, jewelry trends have changed significantly. So, what have women (and men!) worn over the past 100 years? Let’s find out!...

Tips for Pairing Jewelry with Your Clothes

It can be difficult to decide which piece of jewelry to wear on any given day. This can be made even more difficult when you realize that the necklace you wanted to wear doesn’t work with your outfit. Noe’s Jewelry in Raymore, Missouri, wants to help you...

6 Essential Pieces of Jewelry Every Woman Should Own

Jewelry is an easy way to add a little something special to any outfit. When it comes to building a collection of jewelry, there are a few essential items that every woman should have, because they are versatile and timeless. Noe’s Jewelry has a few...

Top 6 Jewelry Trends for 2018

While there are many kinds of jewelry that are timeless, each year, there are new trends in jewelry design, and 2018 is no different. Noe’s Jewelry in Raymore, Missouri, is always up-to-date on all the latest jewelry trends and wants to help women know just what...

A Brief History of Heart-Shaped Jewelry

Heart-shaped jewelry should be in every woman’s collection. These symbolic pieces of jewelry are commonly purchased around Valentine’s Day, where the heart has become a part of the holiday. But, when did heart-shaped jewelry begin adorning the necks,...

Advice for Selecting a Great Piece of Valentine’s Day Jewelry

Chocolate, flowers, and jewelry are some of the most common gifts given each Valentine’s Day, and jewelry tends to be the biggest seller for this romantic holiday. If you want to give the women you love a special piece of jewelry this Valentine’s Day, look...

Why Jewelry is a Great Christmas Gift Idea for the Whole Family

Christmas is fast approaching, and you are probably trying to gather Christmas lists from everyone in your family, so you can get them exactly what they want for Christmas this year. Instead of creating a fuss over Christmas gifts, get everyone in your family a gift...

What is an Opal and How Does It Get It’s Unique Coloring?

Opals are some of the most unique gemstones in the world, but how are they created and why do they look different than other gemstones? Noe’s Jewelry in Raymore, Missouri, is here to answer all of your opal-related questions. What is an Opal? Technically, opals...

Le Vian’s New Collection Flashes a Lot of Color

Are you looking to add a little sparkle and color into your wardrobe? Le Vian has just the pieces for you! With a variety of bright, bold, and beautiful gemstones, Le Vian has some of the most stunning jewelry on the market right now. Noe’s Jewelry in Raymore,...

The History of Pearls as Jewelry

We all know that pearls create breathtaking jewelry, but how did pearls become a jewelry staple? While pearls are now touted for their classic beauty, they weren’t always classics. Noe’s Jewelry is proud to sell pearl jewelry to those living in or near...

How Do You Care for Estate Jewelry?

The term estate jewelry sounds like it has some hidden meaning behind it, but estate jewelry is just previously owned jewelry. While estate jewelry can be antique—meaning that it is 100 years old or older—or vintage, which means that it was made from the...

Jewelry Cleaning Hacks You Shouldn’t Try at Home

The Internet is a vast and astonishing resource of information that exists right at our fingertips. No longer is making the perfect brioche or using mosaic to cover a tabletop some sort of mysterious art form. Plenty of “Do It Yourself” guides exist for...

Jewelry Repair in Kansas City is both Art and Science

Jewelry may be made of hard stones and precious metals, but it can still become worn over time, or even break. It’s never fun when jewelry gets damaged, but neither does it need to be a tragedy. If you have a broken or damaged piece of jewelry in need of repair,...

Jewelry Redesign Gives New Life to Treasured Pieces

Everyone knows that a diamond is forever. And while that may be true, it doesn’t mean the setting for that diamond will remain fashionable for all of time. That diamond also might come loose, and need to be reset. That’s why Noe’s in Kansas City...

Create an Element of Surprise this Holiday Season

Ready or not, it’s December and that means that it’s time for the gift-giving extravaganza to commence. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanza, there’s a very good chance that you’ll soon be checking off a long list of things to...

Tips for Purchasing a Timepiece this Holiday Season

Turn on the TV at any time of day and you’re bound to see an advertisement for a jewelry store promoting the holidays. At this time of year, it’s next to impossible to miss the onslaught of ads. Each one promising to wrap up a bit of magic in a tiny box,...

Snow Event: Let Mother Nature Pay for the Engagement Ring

The holidays are the perfect time for bringing together family and friends for food, fun and fellowship. The cold, dark nights and warm, cozy firelight experienced during this time of year is also the perfect setting for a beautiful and festive wedding proposal. If...

Personalizing a Gemstone Purchase for the Holidays

It’s getting to be the season when it’s time to start thinking about holiday gift giving. While jewelry is always a very personal gift between the giver and the receiver, why not think about choosing a piece that offers further personalization when it is...

Simple Tips to Protect your Jewelry Investment

For many of us, jewelry is a milestone marker for special times and a look into the jewelry box can be a mini trip back in time marking the major events in our life. As a child, many of us received our first real piece of jewelry when we chose to have simple gold...

Choosing Estate Jewelry: A Unique Piece with a Touch of History

In a counter play to the reality TV world of Bridezillas and bigger-is-better weddings, some couples are opting for simple engagements that give a nod to times past with a ring of vintage, antique or estate heritage. Estate jewelry not only means owning a slice of...

What is Pavé and Micro Pavé Jewelry?

Micro Pavé jewelry has become very popular, but what is it exactly? The term is commonly confused with “pavé.” French for street-paving, pavé refers to the effect of “paving” a jewelry surface with small diamonds. This is...

5 Pieces That Should Be In Every Woman’s Jewelry Box

Just like a woman’s wardrobe should feature certain classic articles of clothing like a little black dress, her jewelry box should contain the basic foundations for accessorizing. However, with so much to choose from in the market, knowing what are the...

Spring Forward with Eye-Catching Agate Jewelry

Spring is here and it is time to add color back into our lives, and what a better place to start than by adding an agate necklace or drop earrings into our jewelry rotation. While diamonds, sapphires, and pearls will always be striking, there is something to be said...

September is the New June for Weddings!

Are you looking to become engaged, but are worried that a June wedding may be too soon? Have no fear, September isn’t as near. Always the fall foil to the traditional summer month, September is quickly becoming more, if not, the most popular time for weddings....

Special Valentine’s Day Pieces with Designer Jewelers

One of the most difficult things about gift-giving jewelry on Valentine’s Day is not giving her the same old thing. Almost all jewelry stores carry roughly the same streamlined designs: diamond solitaires, the chain-link charm bracelets, and heart-shaped pendant...

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas: Necklaces, Earrings, and Bracelets

  When it comes to Valentine’s Day gifts, we think of chocolate, flowers, and jewelry. We also think of messages and what sentiments our gifts may convey. While chocolate connotes sweetness, and flowers connote beauty, they are temporary gifts that,...