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  • World's Third Largest Diamond Found in Botswana

    World's Third Largest Diamond Found in Botswana

    The world's third largest diamond was unearthed in Botswana earlier this week. 

    World's Third Largest Diamond in Botswana

    It is a 1098 carat-stone of gem-quality which is just under the 1109 carat-stone, which currently holds second place, that was also found in Botswana. 

    A similar sized stone sold in 2017 for over $53 million dollars. The government of Botswana Tweeted that proceeds from the diamond will be used to advance national development in the country.

    Botswana also had a 1,758-carat stone in 2019 but that was not deemed gem-quality. 

    So if you love massive diamonds, Botswana is the place to dig!

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  • Unique Men's Wedding Bands with Diamonds

    Men's Wedding Rings

    Men's wedding bands can vary from tungsten bands to elegant diamond rings from ring designers. 

    When it comes to symbols of a wedding, nothing else is as important as the ring. They symbolize an eternal bond and show love, support, compassion, and commitment to a couple's bright future.

    Check out Prairie Jewelers jewelry store in downtown Sun Prairie. Grab a drink and view some of the highest quality jewelry Madison has to offer. Choose from a selection of engagement rings, wedding bands, anniversary jewelry or even custom jewelry to show your love. 

    Prairie Jewelers is there for you even after you make your purchase with cleaning and jewelry repair.

    We look forward to seeing you, online or in person!

    With regards to finding the perfect men’s wedding band, their can be many choices to make. Gold, platinum, or silver men’s wedding bands are general classics, but there is also plenty of options for finishes from matte or polished patterns to hammered or brushed looks.

    We classified common metals using the following categories:

    • Scratch-Resistant
    • Crack-Resistant
    • Weight
    • Durability
    • Hypoallergenic 
    • Customizable

    Gold Wedding Bands

    Gold Men's Wedding Band

    Cobalt Chrome Wedding Bands

    Cobalt Men's Wedding Band

    Elysium Wedding Bands

    Elysium Men's Wedding Band

    Zirconium Wedding Bands

    Zirconium Men's Wedding Band

    Here is a chart to compare the different metals commonly found in men's wedding bands.

    Men's Wedding Bands Unique

     

    Different metal combinations can make your wedding band unique, and can be very customizable. You can begin to see how the possibilities are limitless when it comes to custom men's wedding bands!

    Men's Wedding Band with Diamonds that are Unique because of their combinations

    Men's Engagement Rings Madison, WI

    Serving the greater Madison area, located just a short drive away in Sun Prairie, WI. 

    Choosing the perfect engagement ring is obviously a big decision and the task can become quite daunting at times. You can typically get a pretty good idea of what you want by browsing our store online, but sometimes you want something a little more custom. Well, good news for you is -- Prairie Jewelers can help create and design your own custom engagement rings in Sun Prairie. Just stop by the store, Art and Mike will walk you through each step of the process. 

    Family owned and operating for over 38 years. Home to the largest selection of engagement rings in Madison, Prairie Jewelers is proud to be your trusted jeweler and engagement ring destination!

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  • Local Sun Prairie Jewelry Store, a Dream Come True

    Our jewelry store has been in continuous business since 1871 when Rudolph Schiller first opened his store.

    As the new owner of Prairie Jewelers, I am excited to continue the tradition of trust and quality that Mike has established for the last 38 years.

    Having worked for the oldest and managing the largest Jewelry Stores in Madison, owning my own store is a dream come true. Our store has a comfortable, low stress atmosphere where you can browse at your pace and know you're being treated with respect.

    I’d like Prairie Jewelers to become the jewelry store you think of for Engagement and Anniversary rings. It’s a pleasure to walk people through the process of buying their engagement rings as it can become quite intimidating.

    local sun prairie jewelers

    Sun Prairie, WI is growing so quickly, and has been our home for many decades. There is plenty to do in downtown Sun PrairieHistorical buildings, unique décor and apparel shops, spa services, delicious cuisine from across the culinary globe, craft beverages, the Sun Prairie Historical Museum, and city services are just a few of the things downtown has to offer.

    Here at Prairie Jewelers, we do everything in-house and onsite to your highest expectations. Do you need a Custom Wedding Ring made? I love my customers!! After the lack of weddings last year we are excited to see all the wedding rings we're selling. Whether you need a custom ring or a plain band, we can help.

    Jewelry repair in Sun Prairie, WI has been our best service throughout the years. We love seeing customers faces when they see their beloved heirlooms come back to life. Professional jewelry repair you can count on, from the very best at Prairie Jewelers. 

    The year 2021 has started off great and the support from the local Sun Prairie community has been overwhelming after a car accident unfortunately shut us down for a few days while we rebuild. 

    We have plans of rebuilding better than before, with a new style of store front that will give shoppers a great view. 

    Owning a jewelry store in Sun Prairie has been a dream come true and I can't thank the community enough for the support. 

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  • May 14th Incident

    May 14th Incident

    On Friday May 14th, an elderly couple apparently had an unexpected episode and ended up driving their SUV through the entrance of the store. 

    I am beyond happy that there were no injuries in the incident. I am planning on resuming normal business as soon as possible, but as of now playing it by ear. 

    No business plans for things like this but I ask you to keep me in your prayers. 

    May 14th Incident Prairie Jewelers Car

    Prairie Jewelers Car Crash

    Prairie Jewelers Car Crash #2

     

    Thank you to the first responders involved. 

    Contact information: 

    info@sunprairiejewelers.com

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