Kim Bloomberg Jewelry

the artful balance of modern and antique yields timeless treasure

"Written In Stone" - The Kim Bloomberg Designs Blog


One of the best parts of my job is picking out and discovering new gemstones. I've always been interested in gemology and started collecting interesting rocks at a young age. The transformation from rough rock into wearable works of art never ceases to amaze me.  Before I begin making anything new, I spend some time with my new stones. I check all of the facets, inspect the clarity (when necessary) and look to be sure the stone has something about it that makes it unique and special. I usually play around with different gemstones to see which colors and shapes work best together. Then I begin designing... As always, I would love to hear from you! Please leave a comment below...

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Kim's Jewelry Care Guide

While getting dressed this morning, I grabbed one of my favorite necklaces sitting in a stack of tangled jewelry next to the old jewelry box on my dresser.  Tired from the previous night, I hadn’t bothered to actually place the necklace in the box.   I yanked the pile of necklaces apart, and magically, they detangled.   I looked for my wedding ring, and realized I must have taken it off the night before while doing the dinner dishes.  But where had I put it?  I couldn’t remember.  It had to be in the kitchen somewhere.  Or had I taken it off before giving my daughter a bath? And that’s when I realized I needed to take better care of my...

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