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Tips for Buying an Engagement Ring

Posted by Administrator on Monday, June 4th, 2018 at 2:14 pm

Whether you're planning a proposal at the whimsical Biltmore Estate or the magnificent Omni Grove Park Inn, there's something you have to handle first - the ring! The engagement ring is ...

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Vahan Bracelets Are Here!

Posted by Terrence on Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 11:30 am

With origins in Paris, France, Alwand Vahan has been designing fine jewelry for over 100 years, now carried on by third-generation Alwand Vahan, also known as "Sacha." Today, Sacha's collections ar...

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Financing Now Available

Posted by Terrence on Saturday, April 11th, 2015 at 10:23 am

We are helping make the jewelry of your dreams fit your budget. With the Synchrony Financial Luxury Card, you will enjoy the flexible terms of paying for your treasures over time. We offer 6 ...

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Amazing Service

Posted by Terrence on Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 at 5:57 pm

Thank you all for your amazing service; it's been such a pleasure to work with everyone there at Parker's Karat Patch.  You really made the process of customizing our engagement ring so easy ...

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Angelica Bracelets are here!

Posted by Terrence on Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 9:04 am

  With over 500 bracelets from which to choose and made in the USA using recycled metals, Angelica offers easily adjustable bracelets with charms that let a woman show how she feels, what she...

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A lasting family heirloom

Posted by Terrence on Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 at 3:45 pm

 Thank You!!  I had spoken with several local engravers and found Terrence and Kristin at Parkers' Karat Patch to be very friendly.  Working with Kristin was wonderful.  She was...

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The Phillip Gavriel Collection

Posted by Terrence on Friday, February 21st, 2014 at 4:17 pm

Literally born into the world of jewelry, Phillip Gabriel Maroof the designer behind Phillip Gavriel founded his collection after studying in Florence, Italy. The beauty and history of the Ren...

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Southern Gates Collection

Posted by Terrence on Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 5:15 pm

 Incredible Craftsmanship of 18th & 19th century blacksmiths reflected in intricate scroll work influenced by Southern Landscapes. Inspired designs like Trees, Flowers and Climbing Vines f...

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Exciting Experience!

Posted by Terrence on Wednesday, April 11th, 2012 at 4:35 pm

Parker's made us feel like we were their only customers with very detailed oriented and knowledgeable service, as well as, friendly faces. Ms. Jane helped my fiance pick out my dream ring by making...

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Testimonial from Jessica and David

Posted by Renee on Sunday, August 15th, 2010 at 10:32 am

"Thank you, thank you, thank you for the wonderful experience we had buying our engagement and wedding rings from you! From Asheville, to Antwerp, to Washington, DC, you kept in such great contact ...

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Special thoughts from Izora

Posted by Renee on Sunday, July 4th, 2010 at 9:05 am

"This is a special thanks to you and everyone at Parkers' Karat Patch. I love the necklace you designed for me of my late husband's wedding band and our anniversary charm. It's lovely and I get so ...

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Engraving Testimonial

Posted by Renee on Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 12:25 pm

"I have been going to the Karat Patch for a number of years. While I have never made any major purchases, I have found the entire staff to be exceedingly friendly and cooperative with all customers...

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Antwerp Testimonial

Posted by Renee on Saturday, May 1st, 2010 at 2:52 pm

"A few years ago, I wanted to give my wife, Nona, a special Christmas gift. I knew without a doubt, who I needed to go see and that was Parkers' Karat Patch! Linda and Steve Parker are the most gen...

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Thank You Note

Posted by Renee on Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 at 1:22 pm

Steve and Linda -I just wanted to say thank you again for the spectacular job you did in Antwerp. I knew you would be able to find that special diamond for Paige, but what you delivered was beyond ...

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Becky's Testimonial

Posted by Renee on Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 at 4:33 pm

"A lifetime dream of mine has always been to have a beautiful diamond but I had no idea that one day I would meet the folks who would go all the way to Antwerp, Belgium, the diamond capital of the ...

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