Apr 19, 2018
You can get her candy or flowers, or maybe a trip to the local spa. They’re nice, but they’ll also be gone in a few days. Why not ‘wow’ your mom this Mother’s Day with a keepsake gift that she will never forget? Choose an exquisite piece of jewelry from the fine jewelry experts at Ben Garelick Jewelers. Headquartered in Buffalo, New York, the Ben Garelick name has long been recognized as the northeast’s expert for diamond rings, necklaces and other jewelry. Throughout our 60-plus years, we’ve earned the trust of generations of moms, and those who love them. Now...
Mar 29, 2018
Mother nature astounds us with beauty and color as winter gives way to spring. Jewelry designers often reflect this beauty in their designs, using delicate vine and leaf motifs, cradling diamonds in petals of gold. To celebrate Spring, we've selected just a few of the beautiful floral inspired diamond engagement rings available at Ben Garelick to share. Be certain to visit our entire, ever expanding engagement ring collection to see even more. "Celia" (ring on cover of blog) is as delicate and lovely as a newly opened spring time crocus. Perfectly feminine, this Gabriel design can accommodate a round center...
Feb 15, 2018
Are you in love? Have you been dreaming of the day your “significant other” pops the question? Does that day seem like it is never going to come? Maybe a chicken can help! That’s right, since the early 80’s brides-to-be have been using a special chicken recipe that seems to bring out the “Will you marry me?” in the love of their lives. How does a chicken lead to an engagement ring on your finger? Here’s the story! The Story Behind The Recipe It all started in 1982 when then-fashion editor of “Glamour” magazine gave the recipe for...
Feb 06, 2018
We loved working with Katie. Her quick, beautiful smile and adorable laugh made the days fly by. She was our personal cruise director, planning our daily lunches like they were special occasions and making our in store events amazing! Katie’s great taste and enthusiasm shows in everything she does, from choosing lunch, to event planning, to fashion. Our customers loved Katie too. She was always ready to help with any special request, question or concern. A quick learner, Katie knew her four C’s and could explain them perfectly. She could spot a bright, beautiful diamond from across the Ben Garelick...
Feb 05, 2018
There’s nothing quite like the celebration of love and affection you find on that one day of the year - Valentine’s Day. While chocolates and flowers will bring a smile to her face, high-quality gemstone jewelry from Ben Garelick Jewelers will send chills up her spine and bring tears to her eyes. Whether you’re wanting to pop the question with a diamond engagement ring, or you want to add to her gemstone collection with a red ruby and diamond necklace, we have just the gift you’re looking for that someone special. Diamonds And More For Your Valentine It’s no surprise...
Dec 15, 2017
“It's not about the size of the diamond....but the size of the HEART that gave the diamond.” Almost half of brides (47%) would likely agree with this sentiment as they say that the size of their diamond is just “somewhat important,” according to a Wedding Wire survey. After all, why does the size of your diamond engagement ring matter? It should be more about the lifelong commitment to love and cherish than the size of the diamond, right? But how many times have you seen someone show off their new jewelry with a perfect engagement ring selfie only to read comments...
Nov 20, 2017
Bring on the magic of the holidays! The sparkling lights, the sparkling champagne, and gifts under the tree that make every eye sparkle. It might just be the right time to light up the love of your life by offering something else sparkling, like an engagement ring from Ben Garelick jewelers. If you’re thinking of getting engaged this holiday season, you’re not alone. Holiday proposals are a hot trend. Surveys Show Holidays & Engagements Trending Besides the increase of couples to our Buffalo, NY showroom and the increase in our online sales, several surveys also show that Christmas, Thanksgiving, and...
Nov 10, 2017
After the turkey, the family, and the Christmas decorating, etch out some time to celebrate and support the places you love with the people you love in Buffalo during Small Business Saturday on Nov. 30. It’s an annual shopping tradition dedicated to supporting small businesses and celebrating communities across the country. Founded by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Eat and shop at the fine small businesses below for the best deals and highest quality food and merchandise. Plus, you’ll find them conveniently located all within a half-hour drive from...
Dec 15, 2016
Congratulations to Rob and Sara! Ben Garelick is happy to have been part of this home town hockey proposal. Rob and Sara met at a Buffalo Sabres hockey game just over eight years ago, and romantic Rob brought things full circle by proposing before a Sabres game at Buffalo's beautiful Canalside complex. Rob presented Sara with a beautiful platinum Coast diamond halo engagement ring, and she clearly loves it! We wish Rob and Sara many more happy hockey games! Ben Garelick Jewelers, and BenGarelick.com are part of many proposals all over the world, and we LOVE when our couples share their...
Dec 06, 2016
Our friends at Jewelers Mutual have a couple of great videos with smart tips for packing your jewelry. Honestly, we never thought of some of these, but they make great sense! Here's to a tangle free, aggravation free, SPARKLING Holiday season! For even more smart tips, visit the Jewelers Mutual Jewelry Box blog. There's no more memorable holiday gift than jewelry!