10.03.18

A Sweet Graduation Gift for Twins

A few weeks back, I received a text from my sister that a friend of hers was in the market for diamond necklaces for his nieces… She referred him to us, and he […]
09.26.18

Shop Our Open House

Did you hear that this Saturday is our big Open House party? If you’ve ever been through (ahem… survived?) a renovation, you know we have cause to celebrate… and we wanted to share […]
09.21.18

You’re Invited!

If you have been following along my posts this year, you know that we recently completed a huge renovation of our building at 121 South Royal. Now that we’re finished, we are ready […]
09.13.18

Curated for Fall: A Selection What’s New in Our Showroom

Ever since we settled down from our renovation I’ve been excited to finally refocus on adding to our showroom inventory. Fall is my favorite season to curate, and I’m especially excited about the […]
09.06.18

All About September Sapphires

Did you know that the birthstone for September is sapphire? If you’re like me, you’ve perhaps known this by fact of being envious of those born in this month (I’m a February baby […]
08.30.18

An Exciting Collaboration

I have a confession to make: I am obsessed with good packaging. It’s a bit of a fatal flaw for me in that if I’m comparing two products and one has superior packaging, […]
08.23.18

Restoring Sarah’s Heirloom Ring

Last week we shared with you the sweet story of Sarah and Mike’s engagement. I referenced Sarah’s family ring a few times and how meaningful it was to their story, so I thought […]
08.16.18

An Engagement Story: Sarah & Mike

I’ll be completely honest: Sarah and Mike are the type of clients we dream about. We first met Mike last year when he contacted us about designing an antique-inspired engagement ring for his […]
08.09.18

The Constellation Necklace

Have you seen our new Constellation Necklace? I’ve been featuring it prominently at our shop because I honestly cannot get enough of it. I love the subtly organic shape of the line and […]
08.02.18

A Secret Surprise Gift Story

In my profession I get to take part in sweet surprises all the time. Between engagement proposals, thoughtful milestone gifts, and the extensive list of Christmas hints we fulfill each year, it’s more […]
07.25.18

On Creativity

I’ll be honest. This week I have been feeling creatively stuck. Maybe it’s the relentlessly rainy, humid weather we’ve been having, maybe it’s general decision-making fatigue from this renovation, maybe it’s just to […]
07.20.18

An Engagement Story: Emily & Ethan

Emily and Ethan make up one of those couples you meet that leaves you thinking that two people could not be better suited for each other. They are both tall, blond, and make […]
07.12.18

A Restoration Story: A Tiffany Sterling Basket, Squashed

Every once in a while, we have the opportunity to work on a restoration job that truly challenges Lawrence’s skills as a silversmith. A few months back, a client walked in with the […]
07.05.18

Independents Week: On Owning and Operating Our Own Business

It’s Independents Week, which means we at Alx&Co. are celebrating two themes: our independence as citizens (Voting! Checks and balances! Civil rights!) and also as business owners (Not working for “The Man!”). In […]
06.27.18

Thoughtful Wedding Day Gifts

To round out our Pride Month series, I asked Tim, my husband and co-owner of Alx&Co., to talk about projects he has worked on that were especially thoughtful LGBTQ adaptations of wedding traditions. […]


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