The Showcase Magazine - Salutes




By Lauren Holstein


Whether you're on the hunt for the perfect gift or looking to restore a damaged, but well-loved heirloom, Jewelry Studio in downtown Martinsville is your one-stop shop for jewelry repair! Located at 1944 Washington Valley Road, Jewelry Studio is a jewelry boutique specializing in repairs and custom design as well as appraisals, engraving, re-stringing, special orders, watch battery replacement, watch repair and much more. They take care of your jewelry as if it were their very own. At Jewelry Studio, trust is key! 

Jewelry Studio is a family owned and operated business committed to helping customers with all their jewelry repair and gift needs. Kimberly Halle, the face of the store, is confident that the store's positive approach to outstanding client services will exceed your expectations. Kim and staff welcome you in as a customer and believe you will leave as a friend.

The boutique style shop offers unique hand-picked fine jewelry and sterling silver. They carry a large selection of natural candles exclusively from Voluspa. Palpitations is a unique and exciting line from a local artist using all alternative metals for fun, funky, gorgeous and super affordable wearable art.  Personalized and specialty items can be ordered...i.e. name necklaces, medical i.d. bracelets, gold chain, charms, diamond engagement rings and wedding bands.

Kim’s knowledgeable staff also has years of experience in intricate jewelry creation and repair. Jewelry repair services include ring re-sizing (both up and down), replacing and fixing hinges, soldering, chain repair, watch battery replacement, diamond re-setting, gemstone setting and replacement, prong repair, jewelry polishing and finishing. Rhodium plating is also available to bring additional luster and durability to your jewelry! Jewelry Studio is THE perfect place to have your antique and vintage jewelry restored. If you’ve inherited an old-fashioned design and would like to modernize it or bring it back to its original beauty, make an appointment to discover how small adjustments can make the piece speak to YOU. Jewelry Studio believes in shopping in your own jewelry wardrobe!

In addition to getting jewelry repaired, Jewelry Studio is also a place for custom orders and new designs! Jewelry Studio’s custom jewelry designer is headed by Nancy Leger. She will guide you through the process of a redesign or help initiate an original design by taking the time to get to know your thoughts, style, and personality. Nancy's personalized attention and years of experience ensure that the client’s ideas come to fruition when they have the final product in their hands. She is available by appointment Thursday and Friday from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm and most Saturdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

While all repairs are done on-site at Jewelry Studio by in-house jewelers, some intricate watch work is sent to an old-world watch-maker. Estimates are available prior to committing to any work. Additionally, some custom design work, as well as the restringing of pearls, are sent out to specialists.

Jewelry Studio welcomes you with a coffee and tea bar daily. Jewelry Studio is open Wednesday through Friday from 10 am to 5 pm and on Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm. Concierge shopping experiences and private jewelry parties are available with enough advanced notice. For the time being, they are closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesdays.  Rush jobs and walk-ins are welcome, however, it’s always preferred you call  (732) 537-0611 or email jewelrystudionj@gmail.com to schedule your appointment. To keep up with their daily postings and their own "Morning Cup of Inspiration", follow them on Facebook at Jewelry Studio.