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...