Like treasure chests, fancy necklaces often possess hard-to-open latches and require fencing a ship full of pirates to obtain. Acquire sword-free sparkles with today’s Groupon: for $250, you get $500 worth of jewelry and accessories at Merry Richards Jewelers, with locations in Oakbrook Terrace and Glenview.
For more than a quarter-century, Merry Richards Jewelers' experienced gem gurus have helped patrons repair beloved baubles and add pizzazz to their soul vessels with a number of high-fashion ornaments including diamonds, pearls, and heirloom-quality watches. Snatch up elegant trinkets from designers such as Dolceoro (starting at $175) and Andréa Candela (starting at $200), who skillfully craft silver jewelry that sparkles brighter than a constellation made of neon beer signs. Lau International fashion jewelry gives wearers virtual access to catwalks and dogstands all around the globe (starting at $125), and dress-shirt sleeves looking to tame split, flat ends can find solace with a pair of classy cuff links (starting at $300).