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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......

Considering a designer necklace? Whether you’re buying a necklace for yourself or as a gift, the first step is deciding which necklace lengths will look best on you, or the lucky recipient. From there you can choose from a wide variety of chain styles, precious......

With just 20 shopping days left, we can all use a little inspiration in the gift giving department, regardless of who the intended recipient may be. Whether you are shopping for your mother/father, sister/brother or spouse, you can never go wrong with the timeless gift......

Finding your significant other’s ring size is nothing like how it is portrayed in the movies. It is generally not possible to wander into a jewelry store, pick out a ring, and know without any doubt that it will fit perfectly. Short of sending the......

Congratulations, you’re engaged! Now to plan the wedding which includes designing your dream wedding bands. Here are some tips to help you find the perfect wedding ring for both you and your soon-to-be spouse. Decide on a Budget How much are you willing to spend?......

Brisk autumn air, beautifully vibrant leaves, and pumpkin spiced everything – there’s a lot to love about fall. Fall is also one of the best wedding seasons. This is especially true in Arizona where the weather is neither too hot or too cold. If you’re......