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It’s that time of year! Join on Thursday, December 12, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm for the Cornelis Hollander Holiday Party. There will be festive beverages, hors d’oeuvres, seasonal music, and flawlessly designed jewelry. The Cornelis Hollander Holiday Party is a free event that is......

There is so much to love about December. The winter solstice, holidays, and the opportunity to spend time with family and friends. The wonder of the season also extends to those with December birthdays, as it possesses three fascinating birthstones: Tanzanite, turquoise, and blue zircon.......

Honor tradition, but do it with style. This Black Friday Weekend, our award-winning designers will help you turn yesterday’s treasures into tomorrow’s heirlooms. Enjoy 20 percent off at our Custom Creation Event, from November 29th through the 30th, or use our online scheduling tool to......

‘Tis the season for holiday proposals. The twinkling lights, festive music, and stolen kisses under the mistletoe create an excellent atmosphere for romance. According to Wedding Wire, December 24th and 25th are two of the most popular days to get engaged, followed by New Year’s......

It’s beginning to look a lot like the merriest holiday of all. There are decorations lining retailer’s aisles, seasonal scents on every corner, and solidified guest or travel plans. It’s also that time of year to plan your shopping lists – especially since there is......

Getting engaged is an important milestone. It means that you’re ready to begin a new chapter in your life. Mark this special occasion with a diamond engagement ring that speaks to your partner. As a symbol of your commitment to one another, your significant other......

Are you considering taking your commitment to the next level? One of the first things you’ll need to do is work with a local jeweler, like Cornelis Hollander, to design custom engagement rings. While various stones and settings have had their moment in the spotlight......

One of the first things most people notice when shopping for diamond rings in Scottsdale is the stone’s shape. However, they often confuse cut, one of the 4Cs, with shape. This is easy to do since you cannot have one without the other. However, a......

Wearing “something blue” is a practice steeped in tradition. For centuries, brides have worn “something blue” to ensure good luck on her and her groom’s big day as well as throughout their marriage. According to The Knot, this custom originates from an old English rhyme,......

As the big day draws closer, you may be wondering how to wear multiple rings, particularly your engagement ring and wedding band. While it ultimately depends on personal preference, we have included information on the origin of the ring finger, as well as how to......

An engagement ring is a symbol of love and affection that will last an eternity. It may also be a meaningful investment in your and your significant other’s future. According to The Knot, the average cost for a unique engagement ring is over $5,000. Of course,......

Beat the heat and the monsoon storms that are just starting to roll in, and take advantage of massive Christmas in July sales to purchase holiday gifts from local retailers, like Cornelis Hollander. These sales also provide an excellent opportunity to finish shopping for anniversary,......

Guest Post by Kristin Sanchez of stellarplanning.com Engagement rings often steal the show for their glitz and glamour, but wedding bands are naturally the pièce de résistance of a ceremony. Every step in the wedding planning timeline leads up to the all-important ring exchange and......

Come discover, personalize, and create something today during our limited time summer sale that is going on now! All of our unique and handcrafted jewelry is on sale in the Cornelis Hollander retail store – even custom orders. The sale ranges from 15 to 40......

Wondering what to do this 4th of July? Then you may want to continue reading. We at Cornelis Hollander know just as much about Scottsdale as we do about jewelry. That is why we want to share with you some of the best 4th of......

Choosing a wedding band is even more important than choosing an engagement ring. The engagement ring may be a symbol of the start of your journey, but the wedding band is what solidifies it for all the joyous years to come. Picking a unique engagement......

This year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 16, which leaves you with a little over two weeks left to shop. Don’t let the day sneak up on you without having purchased a great Father’s Day gift that clearly says, “thank you.” From water bottles......

Share the love this Mother’s Day! Mother’s Day is almost here and, this year, spending is expected to reach a record $25 billion. That’s according to the National Retail Federation’s “annual Mother’s Day survey.” The survey highlights thoughtful gifts for mom’s in ten categories –......

Easter, celebrated April 21 this year, is the most important holiday in the Christian and Catholic faith because it is a day dedicated to celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Like most holidays, we celebrate by buying our loved ones gifts, and Easter is no......

Spring is a wonderful time of year. The birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and temperatures are rising without nearing summer’s triple-digits. Mother Nature has undoubtedly set the perfect backdrop for a spring wedding – especially an outdoor spring wedding. However, because spring also heralds......