Over 80 years in the business

Over 80 years in the business


Medawar Jewelers is a family owned business first established in 1920. Over the years, the Medawars expanded into many locations in Michigan and California. Our five locations offer our customers a unique shopping experience with our handcrafted jewelry designs created by master jewelers and designers. We value our customers and consider it a privilege to serve you. We will always do our best to ensure your satisfaction with each and every purchase.

Conflict Free

Conflict Free


Medawar Jewelers combines its efforts of buying only conflict free diamonds, fairly traded colored gemstones and environmentally conscious precious metals. Much of our manufacturing is done locally at our Lansing offices.

The Medawar Lifetime Promise

The Medawar Lifetime Promise


Medawar Jewelers guarantees the workmanship on each and every piece of jewelry against any manufacturer defect. We are always happy to check your jewelry, clean it and offer free Rhodium once a year on every piece purchased at our stores.

Financing

Financing


We offer interest free financing up to 18 months. Please check stores for details.

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An Expert Guide to Gold Jewelry

Most women alive today will attest heartily to the magnetic allure of gold jewelry. Read on to learn more about the history and elegance of this precious metal.

Gold has a long and storied history behind it, being one of the first types of metal mined for and used by mankind. Emerging first in an ornamental context in Egypt, other early adoptees of using gold in fashion and in practical life include Mesopotamians and individuals in the Balkans, as well.

Ancient applications for gold run the gamut: gold coinage, gold leafing in art, and gold accents in architecture and interior design all contributed to an aesthetic sumptuousness that, up until that time, had not yet been realized. Later, gold found a home in the world of technology, lending its superior conductivity and resistance to corrosion to engineers throughout history.

Setting the Gold Standard

Its physical properties make it ideal for use in many areas, but its exceptional ductility allows the artist to work intricately without brittleness curbing his or her vision. This quality, while useful, does render the material vulnerable to being scratched and damaged.

To prevent wear and tear, gold is often alloyed with other materials in order to fortify it. This gives us different types of gold jewelry, such as 14k and 18k gold, as well as toned gold, like rose gold enhanced with copper and white gold diluted with a bit of silver. Highly-coveted for its inimitable gleam, gold has long been a symbol of undying devotion, as well as wealth and prosperity.

All Gold Everything

Number one on our list of essentials has got to be a versatile pair of gold earrings to accentuate your everyday look; Galatea’s line of freshwater pearl gold earrings combine the best of both styles, each stud topped with a single, perfect diamond.

A gold necklace will be just the thing to tie the entire ensemble together; Parade’s dealings in this area all feature gold chains strung with outrageously-colorful gemstones, allowing your inner diva to shine.

Gold rings, especially engagement rings and wedding bands, are never more dashing than when forged out of this golden gift from the earth - if you have a wedding or proposal to prepare for, Verragio will always be our top recommendation.

Discover Luxury at Medawar Jewelers

It goes without saying that gold jewelry, in any form, is one of those types of investments that will never stop paying off in the long run. The longevity of gold allows each piece to pass through the hands of each successive generation, linking past and present, becoming valuable symbols illustrating the family story.

Allow our jewelry store to help you find the next piece of your puzzle - with five locations in Brighton, Portage, Okemos, West Lansing, and Jackson, we are Michigan’s definitive source for all things fabulous, including fashion rings, timepieces, designer exclusives, and more. The time is always ripe for change; To learn more, our team is at the phone waiting for your call.

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