NEW YORK, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, has unveiled their Mother's Day Gift Guide for last-minute shoppers to find the perfect gifts for Mother's Day. According to the National Retail Federation's 2017 Mother's Day Spending Survey, of those purchasing gifts this year, 35.5% plan to purchase jewelry.
"Jewelry is a top gift for Mother's Day because jewelry speaks from the heart, is precious, serves as a daily reminder of love, and is a family heirloom that will be appreciate for generations to come," says Amanda Gizzi, spokesperson for Jewelers of America. "Last minute shoppers don't need to panic. Simply head to your local jewelry store to find the gift that will express your admiration and love. Our gift guide should make selecting the perfect of jewelry a breeze."
Meaningful "Mom" Messages
Unlike any other gift, when you give jewelry you're sharing a treasured moment with the woman in your life, whether it be for your own mom or a special mom in your life. With a little thoughtful selection, it's easy to give her something that seems made just for her. Give her jewelry with a meaningful message or engraving about motherhood or charms that represent special moments in her life with you.
Meaningful Birthstone Jewelry
Another personalized Mother's Day gift is jewelry that contains her birthstone or the birthstones of her children or other significant people in her life. Birthstone jewelry is an easy way to personalize your gift and add a pop of color to her wardrobe.
For the fashionable moms in your life, gift hoop earring. Hoop earrings are a classic piece of jewelry that also happens to be trending at the moment. Look for hoops that are at least 10 karat gold or marked sterling silver and made with quality gemstones to ensure their beauty will endure.
From classic pearl strands to modern pearl rings and bracelets with pearl accents, pearl jewelry is special for every mom. Pearls never go out of style and they have an instant heirloom-quality about them.
When buying jewelry, always shop with reputable jewelers that have a long-standing history of service to their communities. Reputable jewelers, like members of Jewelers of America, are committed to upholding the highest social, environmental and ethical business practices. You can trust that they will walk you through the best jewelry gift options and be there to help you take care of your jewelry for years to come. For more information on jewelry or to find a jewelry store near you, visit www.jewelers.org.
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