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Rich with History and Inspiration: The Tale of Emerson & Farrar Store in Palm Springs

The building of the former Oasis Hotel in the splendid Palm Springs is a true historical and architectural jewel. It’s been over a year since Emerson & Farrar has established its position as eminent jewelers in Palm Springs, CA. Even now, we are as happy as ever that we are located in this exact historical spot – the Tower of the legendary Oasis Hotel.   A girl’s first true love is her father The Oasis Hotel came to existence as a daughter’s tribute to her father’s heritage. The building was commissioned by Pearl McManus, who was the daughter of John...

It’s Not New, But Which Is It: Antique, Vintage, Retro or Estate?

You don’t have to go far looking for a not-new piece of jewelry and you quickly realize you’re in a nominal jungle. The terms antique, vintage, retro and estate are often used inconsistently. Since we offer you antique and vintage jewelry, especially antique and vintage engagement rings in Redlands and Palm Springs, we would love to share some information with you which could dispel the confusion. Antique The commonly accepted definition says that antique jewelry must be 100 years old. That means that every year more and more jewelry is categorized as antique. In casual contexts, however, the boundaries are...