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Totally Tanzanite

Ah, December. It’s cold downtown Minneapolis during December, but we’re glad for our free and…

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Top Four Places to Pop the Question in Minneapolis

Here at JB Hudson, we’re experts at helping you get engaged. We’ll educate you on…

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Heavy Metal: White Gold vs Platinum

Engagement ring shopping is easy, right? Either you want a white or yellow mounting, and…

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October, October– Where the Stones are Double!

October, October. The month where Minnesotans take a last stab at outdoor activities before the…

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Loupe Looks: Amedeo

We’re really excited to introduce you to our new botique location, The Loupe by JB…

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Sethi Couture: Bring Your Own Band Event!

JB Hudson is throwing a party, so be sure to BYOB! That stands for Bring…

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Sapphire: Tough and Beautiful

Sapphire, more than any other gem, carries a royal flair. Its color is majestic when…

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The Big Ring (& More) Event

Love is a commitment worth celebrating. A diamond gift speaks without words – saying “I’m…

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Jade: Gem of the Ancients

If gemstones went to college, jade would get a B.A. in Philosophy. It would skip…

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Introducing William Henry: Not Your Dads Pocket Knife

Your dad probably carries a pocket knife. It probably stays hidden, inside the front pocket…

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Grand Seiko: Searching for Perfection

Grand Seiko makes some gorgeous watches. Some of their dial and hand combinations are some…

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Extreme! Extraterrestrial! …Peridot?

If you could symbolize the waning days of a Minnesota summer in a gemstone, we’d…

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Ruby: A Classic That Stays Modern

Ruby: known in ancient Sanskrit as ratnaraj, or the king of the gems. The first…

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