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  1. Celebrate Your 2019 Halloween with the Perfect Jewelry

    Halloween arrives this week, and with it, our New England autumn begins to creep towards the inevitable winter. But we still have a little more time to enjoy our pumpkins and bright foliage and spooky stories!  Halloween is the perfect time of year to go wild with jewelry, and Day’s has a wide selection of pieces that not only make fun, bright statements, but will become jewelry box staples for years to come.   ...
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  2. Celebrate Your October Birthday with Stunning Opals

    Is there a gemstone as enchanting as an opal? You’d be hard pressed to find one! Opals have a magical quality called opalescence, giving them a shimmery, rainbow-like appearance when turned in a beam of light. This play-of-color is part of what makes opals so valuable and sought-after, and the color combinations within an opal are endless. Some stones are primarily white with a rainbow play-of-color across the surface; some are gray with blue and green sparkles, some red with fiery sparks of yellow and orange. The color options are endless and unique. It’s this rainbow of possibilities that make opals so enchanting; every color combination that can be imagined can be found across the spectrum of opals, making this October birthstone a special one indeed.Opal jewelry comes in a variety of different shapes and sizes, as well. Doublets and triplets are commonly seen in a variety of jewelry. Dou ...
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  3. The Scoop on Lab-Grown Diamonds

    As lab-grown diamonds become more prevalent in mainstream jewelry, there’s still a lot of mystery surrounding the gems. The phrase “lab-grown,” "synthetic," or "lab-created" brings to mind scientists stirring a vat of mysterious liquid that somehow results in something similar to a diamond being created, but that’s not quite the process. Let’s review a few of the burning questions that may be on your mind when it comes to lab-grown diamonds. Photo courtesy of Lightbox Are they real?In short, yes, lab-grown diamonds are real diamonds. They have the same physical, chemical, and optical properties that natural diamonds do; the only difference between l ...
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  4. Sapphires: the Rainbow Birthstone of September

    When one thinks of royalty, one thinks of sapphires. These magnificent blue gems have long been a favorite of royals and even steals the show in Princess Diana’s engagement ring. But the beautiful rich blues that are most commonly associated with sapphires aren’t the only shade these gems come in. Sapphires are available in a rainbow of colors- pinks, reds, oranges, yellows, greens, the ever-popular blues, and purples, and each color comes in various hues and tones. The range of sapphire colors means there’s a sha ...
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  5. Summer Fun August Birthstones: Peridot, Sardonyx, and Spinel

    August is here, and with it comes a true blast of summer weather. For those of you who dread winter, this is the season to shine! Gardens are blooming with fresh produce, the beach calls, and cookouts are in high demand, and Day’s has the perfect accessory for all your summer activities. Peridot is the official birthstone for August, and its bright olive-green shades are great for capturing the essence of summer. Peridot belongs to the olivine family, and forms within the Earth’s mantle. Lava flow brings the gems to the surface, where they can be mined. Peridots can also be found in meteorites! ...
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  6. Take a Sneak Peek - What's to Come with Day's Maine Tourmaline!

    At Day’s we’ve been busy creating designs and collections as we start to move some of the 3,700 carats of Maine tourmaline into our 8 locations as finished jewelry. Once all the loose stones were sorted and organized into their corresponding shapes, sizes, and colors, the real fun began!       Loose Maine tourmaline prior to being              Various shapes and colors of Maine tourmaline            Sorti ...
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  7. Larimar is Red Hot This Summer

    If you aren’t wearing larimar this summer, ask yourself why?! This fabulous gemstone is a rare blue variety of pectolite, found only in the Dominican Republic. Its Carribean roots give larimar the ultimate summer vacation vibes, and typical larimar is similar in appearance to turquoise. Beachy-blue larimar has a white effect marbled within the stone, giving larimar the appearance of sunlight shimmering on a crystal-clear ocean floor.  ...
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  8. Emerald: The Birthstone of May

    Here in northern New England, from which Day’s Jewelers is based, the spring moves in slowly. For the first month, it’s not surprising to see snow on a regular basis. Like clockwork, the snow gives way to rain, and almost overnight, the grass begins to grow deep shades of green, and life springs up all over the place. By the start of May, it’s like an enormous emerald blanket has been shaken out and settled down onto the earth. It’s lovely. No wonder then, that the birthstone of May shares in the beauty. This month’s birthstone is the color of that new spring life – Emerald. Emerald has as rich and ...
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  9. Maine Welcomes Gem Hunter David Artinian to Day's in May 2019

    Day's is excited to announce our first ever Artinian Gems shows happening in May! You may find yourself asking what an Artinian Gem show is; I know I did when I was first introduced to them. In summary, they're spectacular social events to be hosted in our Bangor, Augusta, and Topsham stores, combining the fun of gem shopping with educational and creative opportunities. David Artinian, president of the Artinian Gem company and world-renowned gem hunter, will be making his first trip to Maine in May to host these wonderful gem shows, and will share his expertise and stories with our customers as they browse the loose gems offered for sale.I had the pleasure of interviewing David, and only scratched the surface of his exciting career and passion for people. Speaking with David only made me more excited for the events happening in Bangor on 5/16, Augusta on ...
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  10. 2018 Holiday Style Guide

    The winter season is upon us. It’s time for hot cocoa, knit hats, and bean boots. Don’t let the cold nix your style. Consider the brilliant blue topaz pairing below. The shimmering diamonds and energetic blue create the perfect eye-catching pairing to brighten up your winter blues. The topaz promotes good fortune, is believed to calm your temper, and symbolize uprightness and virtue. This set the perfect way to brighten up your holiday season. Item # RBTD1086 Item #JPDBT0709 ...
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If for any reason you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase within 30 days of receipt, you may return any merchandise that has not been altered, engraved or customized for a refund, credit or exchange. Merchandise returned must be in its original condition. Any purchase made with a credit card must be returned to the original credit card. Please read more about our Returns and Exchanges Policy.

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All orders shipped UPS are fully insured and require a signature at time of delivery unless shipped by USPS. Each item is cleaned, polished and inspected before it is wrapped and shipped to you. Orders over $1,000 enjoy free overnight shipping via UPS. For engravings and ring sizing, please add an additional 2-3 business days to your order. Special orders or customizations may take 3-4 weeks. Please read more for full shipping information.

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Day's Jewelers requires suppliers to provide a written warranty for every diamond purchased stating that it was ethically-sourced. Furthermore, as a certified member of the Responsible Jewellery Council, Day's is committed to supporting and promoting the highest level of social, ethical and environmental responsibility in our communities and in the areas of the world where our products are sourced. Discover the Day's Promise.

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If for any reason you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase within 30 days of receipt, you may return any merchandise that has not been altered, engraved or customized for a refund, credit or exchange. Merchandise returned must be in its original condition.

LIFETIME WARRANTY

Your jewelry purchased from Day's Jewelers is warranted for a lifetime against defects in materials and craftsmanship. To be eligible for this warranty, your piece of jewelry must be inspected at any Day's store at least once every six months. If you should live in an area where there is no Day's store located, we would be happy to recommend a reputable jeweler to perform the required semi-annual inspections. Day's also offers a low cost extended care plan that covers normal wear and tear of items not deemed as defective.

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