Sylvia is a third-generation jeweler and incorporated Sylvia's Designs and Estate Jewelry in September 1995. For fifteen years prior to the opening of her store, Sylvia worked in her grandparents and mother's Jewelry stores as a jeweler. Only two employees began working for Sylvia, and in over 15 years she has a staff of eight. Visit our employee page to see our staff.
Sylvia started her jewelry repair and design store and quickly added Estate Jewelry and repair. Sylvia's love of Estate and Antique Jewelry began as a hobby, but quickly became a major part of her store. Sylvia was nominated as Small Business Person of the Year 2006 by the Slidell Chamber of Commerce.
Special events are held semi-monthly to help our customers feel more comfortable and knowledgeable about purchasing their jewelry. We welcome any questions you may have about your Estate Jewelry.
Sylvia has received certification from the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers. Diamond Certification for diamond colored stones and Estate Jewelry from Jewelers of America. Jewelry repair degree from the Trenton Jewelry School. Certification from Gemological Institute for Americas for their diamond seminar. Attended pearl education seminars at Jewelers of LA Conventions.