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Summer Jewelry Inspired by Celebrities!

While catching up on all my celebrity gossip this summer, I started noticing all the jewelry and how many of the styles were similar to those that we carry at Windy City Diamonds! And, I know everyone is always looking for inspiration from celebrities! Do you need some jewelry inspiration? Check out what I have… Continue Reading »

July Birthstone: Ruby

Happy July! This month has flown by and I realized I haven’t posted about Rubies. If you’re lucky and were born in July, Ruby is your Birthstone. Happy Birthday to all you July Babies! Ruby is the symbol of passion, health, and wisdom and is considered the King of all the precious gems.  A Ruby… Continue Reading »

How do you know you can trust your jeweler?

I’m a member of many local community Facebook pages. And, recently, I have been tagged a lot in discussions where people are asking for recommendations for a jeweler they can trust. Which is a great thing! But, it got me thinking… why are strangers going to choose my name over the many other jewelers that… Continue Reading »

Tricks and Tips to Posting your Engagement Ring Photos

I was recently sitting around thinking about what I could write my next blog on. Some of you may know, but most of you probably don’t…. I am also a photographer (in all my free time). Yesterday, we received a photo from a customer of his recent proposal. We love to receive these photos- and it… Continue Reading »