Cuffing Season is Upon Us …

September 28th, 2022 by
Hey, Miss! I got engaged exactly one year ago this week! Picking out rings, we had so many questions. So, heading into cuffing season, let’s talk to the experts at Champaign Jewelers about all things engagement season: As we prep for engagement season- what engagement ring trends are you seeing emerge?Engagement season is all year round! Engagement rings are trending toward more simpledesigns, classic solitaires, or a single row of diamonds in the ring. Round, Oval, and Rectangular Shapediamonds are still the most popular, but we are seeing some demand again for Princess Cuts! What are some tried and true...

Where to Save vs. Splurge

September 20th, 2022 by
This blog post is sponsored by Champaign Jewelers If we could buy allllll the things from Champaign Jewelers, we would. But, your Misses over here are still in “plan for big purchases” mode. Luckily, our friends at Champaign Jewelers (who are sponsoring this post, by the way) are giving us the industry insights into where we should splurge, and where we should save on our jewelry purchases. And because we also want you to be financially flexible, we’re sharing the inside info. “Jewelry is the same as a lot of items we shop for,” said Champaign Jewelers owner and Master...

What’s in a Sparkle?

September 16th, 2022 by
Sponsored by Champaign Jewelers Ok, ok, ok. We know we’ve been raving about Champaign Jewelers and their awesome jewelry collection lately (especially their diamonds). So now we’re taking it one step further and sharing with you some of the knowledge we’ve been able to soak up from our visits! I’m also going to share some of my favorite pieces that I find when I can’t sleep and go browsing on their website- because at Miss Market, we are anti-gate-keeping.  The first question we had for owner and Master Gemologist, Kari Smith, was this. When you’re picking out diamond jewelry what...

Let’s #GetSparkd!

July 20th, 2022 by
In partnership with Champaign Jewelers, this is a sponsored blog answering all your questions about permanent jewelry! Don’t forget to mention code MISSMARKET when you go in to #getsparkd! How does permanent jewelry work?These dainty little beauties are an everyday customized bracelet that is micro welded to your wrist. It is a speedy and fun process that ends with a special bracelet/anklet without a clasp. This means you can customize a unique and personal look that can be worn permanently. Does it hurt to get put on? and why is it called a “zapping” party?Nope! This is a completely painless...

Wedding jewelry for everyone on the guest list

June 28th, 2022 by
*This blog post is sponsored by Champaign Jewelers. I am getting married in about 50 days… But who’s counting?! When I think about all of the people invited, it’s not lost on me that they’ll spend a lot of time picking out an outfit, shoes, and jewelry to come to celebrate me and my soon-to-be husband. I truly hope they have a wonderful time and feel special and beautiful themselves.  As my family and close friends pick out their outfits and ask me for my feedback I keep coming back to this….what jewelry should they wear? There are so many...

How to Buy Jewelry as a Gift

June 4th, 2022 by
Gifting Jewelry? Check Out These Tips *Sponsored by Champaign Jewelers. Code MISSMARKET gets you $5 off any order in store or online and lets the fabulous women at Champaign Jewelers know we sent you! (Miss Market gets a little kick back too so we can keep sharing awesome women-led companies with you.) Summer is the season of gifting. Sure, the splashy holidays may come later in the year, but if your summer is anything like ours…Miss, we got you. Between wedding ceremonies, baby and wedding showers, graduations, and celebrating promotions for ourselves and loved ones …our summer calendar is PACKED...

Wear your heart on your sleeve

March 31st, 2022 by
Sometimes you just gotta put it out there. Your message, your story, and how you’re coming at the world.  And let me tell you- here at Miss Market, we’re not going to let anyone guess what we’re all about. Sometimes, you have to wear your heart on your sleeve. Here are our top five picks for giving the gift of feminism- to yourself or someone else- this holiday season.Let women’s rights be the talk of the holiday party in this Sleigh the Patriarchy Christmas sweater. This holiday themed sweatshirt is the perfect way for you to strut your values this...