Whether you choose a piece because of a characteristic that you feel represents your unique personality or life, or have an accessory customized to achieve this, personalized jewelry communicates that you take pride in who you are and are happy to share this with the world.

Personalized jewelry also makes for phenomenal gifts, as they show the recipient that you have put significant thought into finding a piece that reminds them of you. This gift will serve to remind them of you and your affection every time they wear it.


One thing that can bring a touch of personalization to a piece of fine jewelry is a vibrant gemstone. For instance, you might seek out pieces that feature your birthstone, your favorite color, or a color that holds symbolic meaning to you. If you are seeking a gift for a romantic partner, perhaps you should look for accessories featuring the birthstone of the month you met or became a couple. Their vibrance will add a pop of color to any ensemble as well as serve as some sort of meaningful reminder for the wearer.


Popular symbols such as initials, lucky numbers, zodiac signs, and more are also great ways to bring sentimental meaning to your jewelry collection. Wearing the Sagittarius symbol on a pendant around your neck, for instance, gives a bit of insight into your personhood, and that you are particularly fond or proud of your zodiac sign. Pieces like these are also great conversation starters, ideal for first dates and the like.


Motifs are fun and eye-catching, and give a more nuanced look into the lifestyle and personality of the wearer. This year, Y2K fashion is in and motifs like sunshines, smiley faces, hearts, flowers, and more bring whimsy and child-like joy to an ensemble. Look for motifs that communicate something significant to you like a daisy motif if that’s your favorite flower or your partner’s name, a dragon if you have a particular interest in mythical creatures, or a moon if you love keeping track of the moon’s phases.


Once you have found a piece that speaks to you in a sentimental way, engraving can help to make it even more appealing to you. Have a professional engrave the piece with your initials, a date that is significant, or a personal mantra that helps get you through the day. Engraved pieces make for heart-warming gifts, as well. Choose to have the date you and your partner started dating, the nickname you have for a sibling, or a short quote from you and your best friend’s favorite film engraved on an accessory they will love to make the unboxing even more spectacular.


No piece of jewelry will be more special to you or your gift recipient, though, than a piece you have completely custom designed. Choose each element of the piece like the setting, the stones, and the metalwork detail to perfectly suit yours or your loved one’s unique aesthetic preferences, lifestyle, and personality.


Let Frank Adams Jewelers be your destination for luxury jewelry that will make an emotional impact. We stock our Albany jewelry store with an exquisite selection of designer collections to please even the most discerning of tastes. Our amiable and experienced team would be more than happy to assist you in finding your next favorite accessory. Contact us today for more information on our products and services, or browse our inventory online.