Shopping in New York for Jewelry Means One Thing: A Visit to the Diamond District – See What Treasures You Can Find During Your Next Stay at an NYC Hotel
Posted: September 5th, 2013
New York’s Diamond District is home to 2,600 jewelry dealers and craftsmen. If you’re looking for custom jewelry, the perfect engagement ring or any other type of jewelry there is no better place to shop. Shopping in New York’s Diamond District will give you the chance to choose from the largest selection of jewelry and loose diamonds in the country.
Shopping in New Yorkis a favorite pastime of both locals and visitors. Many come from all over the country - and the world - to shop in New York’s high end designer stores. Some also come with the sole purpose of buying jewelry. New York’s Diamond District is considered by many to be the best place in the country to buy both loose stones and finished pieces.
The Diamond District
Where: 47th Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue
The predecessor to today’s Diamond District was located in a different spot, and it began in 1840. World War II help to ramp up the importance of New York in the global diamond and jewelry market as many fled Germany and other countries that were under Nazi rule. Today there are an incredible 2,600 dealers located in this single block and about 90% of all diamonds in the U.S. pass through here at some point. Average daily sales in the Diamond District are $400 million.
When Shopping in New York for jewelry, some come to the Diamond District in hopes of scoring a great deal. Others come because they want the absolute best. You’ll find both here. The dealers who occupy the Diamond District include very high end options and some that offer wonderful bargains on engagement rings, loose stones and other jewelry.
There is no better place in the country to shop for a special piece of jewelry or to select a loose diamond. You can also find top notch craftsmen who can repair broken jewelry or custom create a ring or other piece of jewelry that is truly one of a kind.
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