Category: Your Jeweler

Lab-Grown Diamonds

Lab Grown Diamonds What Are Synthetic Diamonds? Synthetic diamonds are produced artificially in a factory or laboratory. Instead of being formed over millions of years in the Earth’s mantle like natural diamonds, scientists are creating synthetic diamonds from rough crystal formed in laboratories. Synthetic diamonds are not the same as imitations or simulants. Imitations like cubic zirconia and moissanites […]

Diamond Buying Tips

I hope that you, the consumer, find the next few paragraphs helpful in trying to understand exactly what to look for when shopping for and purchasing a diamond.  When I first started learning about diamonds only a few years ago, I, too, was overwhelmed and confused about what to look for in a diamond.  My […]

Jewelry Repair

Harold Finkle Your Jeweler has been the Capital District’s trusted jewelry repair center for over 85 years.  All of our jewelry repairs are done on premises by our master craftsmen.  Harold Finkle works on all karats of gold, platinum, palladium, most silvers, and even some fashion jewelry.  From a simple battery replacement to a complete […]

Watch Repair and Services

Harold Finkle Your Jeweler specializes in all forms of wrist and pocket watch repair.  From a simple battery replacement or band adjustment while you wait, to a complex overhaul on a fine Swiss watch.  We have hundreds of watch straps and bracelets in house, as well as batteries for all watch brands.  Our watchmaker is […]

Hadley-Roma Albany NY

As the largest supplier of replacement watch attachments, Hadley-Roma is pleased to be called America’s Watch Strap Company. A division of Roma Industries, Hadley-Roma is the fore-runner in the design, manufacture and distribution of watch and fashion accessories for over 100 years. Hadley-Roma prides itself on offering the finest quality and largest selection of products, all made […]

Seiko Albany NY

Founded in 1881 by Kintaro Hattori, Seiko has been one of the leading watch makers in the world for over 100 years. By 1924 Seiko had produced its first wrist watch, and by 1956, Seiko had produced the first self-winding wrist watch produced in Japan. Seiko was also the first watch company in the world […]

Swiss Army Albany NY

The Victorinox Swiss Army Company was established in 1897 in the small Swiss village of Ibach. Swiss Army watches are built on the outstanding reputation that their knives established over one hundred years ago. Swiss Army watches are made to last. The company has a reputation known for impeccable craftsmanship and durability, as well as […]

Tissot Albany NY

Harold Finkle Your Jeweler is the Capital Districts exclusive independent Authorized Tissot retailer. It’s the Swissness at the very heart of Tissot that makes the brand such a distinguished one. The “plus” in the Tissot logo is the same as the Swiss flag, and symbolizes the quality and the reliability that the company’s watchmakers have […]

Rolex Albany NY

Trust Harold Finkle Your Jeweler for all your Rolex watch repair work and reconditioned watch purchases. Finkle Jewelers has their own Rolex watch technician for any repairs needed on your genuine Rolex watch. Looking for a certain Rolex model for you, a loved one, or as a presentation piece? Call or email our helpful staff […]

Princesse Pearl Albany NY

Princesse Pearls have been the leader in Akoya cultured pearls for almost a century. Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, graduation, holiday, or wedding, Princesse Pearls are a unique gift that she will cherish for years to come. Making a gift of Princesse Pearls is simple. You begin with a starter chain of either 14-karat yellow […]