1. Vonís Jewelers, Lima
Location: 3217 Elida Road, Lima
Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday
Highlights: Consistently voted No. 1 in the Best of Region, Vonís has earned that spot over and over again with quality jewelry, a wide selection and excellent customer service. One of their best assets is not just the diamonds, but a knowledgeable staff, many of whom have worked for Vonís for many years. Vonís offers the latest in design, along with quality gemstones. They also carry the ever popular Pandora bracelet, which is an affordable way to treat that special someone or yourself!
2. Don Jenkins Jeweler, Lima
Location: 117 N. Elizabeth St., Lima
Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
Highlights: Opened in 1926 and a third generation jewelry store located downtown, Don Jenkins offers full service to their customers. They do all repairs on the premises and are very knowledgeable about their wide variety of inventory. Not only do they have a wide variety, but they offer the unique opportunity to design-your-own jewelry, so you can get your special someone something that is truly one of a kind!
3. Dunkinís Diamonds and Gold, Lima
Location: 2298 Elida Road, Lima
Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday
Highlights: If you are looking for something unique, look no further than Dunkinís Diamonds and Gold. This third-generation store is still family owned, and they pride themselves on offering one of kind, original pieces you wonít find anywhere else. Combine this with great customer service, and it just might be time to treat yourself to a little something special!
Honorable Mentions: Kay Jewelers, Lima; Beckman Jewelers, Ottawa; Rogers Jewelers, Lima