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211 The Strand Waterfront Old Town Alexandria, VA 22314 703.836.1401

It\'s Mystique!

At Mystique, we appeal to women who have a strong sense of style, know what they like, and create a jewelry wardrobe. Tradition and uniqueness is my mindset, whether you want to be glamorous or casual the pieces I choose for my collections will capture these desires to cherish for a lifetime.

Mystique has been on the cutting edge of designer jewelry since its inception in 1991, since I opened in Old Town Alexandria. I have always hand selected pieces from many designers as well as created with my in-house master goldsmith.

Featuring designers and collections that are not seen in most other jewelry stores.

Having been in the jewelry business for over 25 years, I have created a store that is sophisticated and unique….

it\'s Mystique!


Archives

11-25-2016

Classic Elegance + On Trend Shapes and Styles: Jude Frances

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Mystique is thrilled to be hosting a Jude Frances trunk show this Saturday, December 3, just in time for your holiday shopping needs! Jude Frances has been a staple designer at Mystique for some time now, and with good reason.  A brand designed specifically to appeal to women of all ages, Jude Frances aims to combine a classic elegance with on trend shapes and styles, filling their line with their signature earring hoop and charm concept, stackable gold bangles, long… Read More

11-22-2016

Tis the Season for Holiday Engagements

Holiday engagements

December is the most popular month of the year for engagements – with good reason.  There is something very special about the chill in the air, sparkle of the lights on the tree, quality time with friends and family, and cozy fireplace that exudes love and affection.  What better way to pop the question, and we’re here to help with a few ideas to make it just right!   1. A Special-To-You Location Proposing at a place that is special… Read More

11-10-2016

Did You Know? Mystique Offers Many More Services than You Might Imagine

Mystique's wide range of services

One of the (many) reasons I’m extremely proud of what we’ve created at Mystique is the number of services that we provide our clients.  You are probably aware of our engagement ring selection and fabulous trunk shows we host throughout the year, but did you know that we also offer jewelry repair, sizing, restringing, stone matching, and countless other services?   Custom Designs One of our favorite things to do at Mystique is take something old and turn into something… Read More

11-4-2016

Holiday Wishes Come True at Mystique

Mystique Jewelers Holiday Wishlist

Trunk shows featuring sophistication, glamour and high fashion We love our designers at Mystique, especially when we are able to show their entire collections at the store. During our trunk shows our customers help us choose inventory for the upcoming holiday season. It is a great collaboration! We have hosted several designers so far, including Mazza and Temple St. Clair. There are still many beautiful pieces in the store, so stop by to see them. Up next in our… Read More

10-16-2016

Follow the Arrows – Temple St. Clair Trunk Show

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Continuing in our series of trunk shows, we are ecstatic to welcome Temple St. Clair to Mystique this Thursday, October 20th!   Temple St. Clair first began in Florence, Italy over 30 years ago working with the world’s finest goldsmiths.  Today, she is known in the jewelry industry for her high quality gemstones with one-of-a-kind pieces made from some of the rarest stones in the world – richly patterned Lightening Ridge Australian Black Opal, electric blue Brazilian Paraiba Tourmaline, Classic Colombian… Read More

10-11-2016

Picking the Perfect Diamond

Perfect engagement ring feature

With the start of fall weather comes many things – cozy sweaters, pumpkin and juniper candles, using the fireplace for the first time this season, and my personal favorite, holiday proposals.  What better way to pop the question, and celebrate, than with the entire family.  If you’re in the market for a November or December proposal, and need some help picking out the ring, Mystique has you covered! Step 1:  Primary Stone and Shape The first step is to pick… Read More

10-6-2016

Mystique Featured in Northern Virginia Magazine!

Northern Virginia Magazine October 2016

We are thrilled to be featured in Northern Virginia Magazine’s Insider’s Guide to NoVA! The story highlights Mystique’s client-based services, including working with our customers to recreate pieces they do not wear anymore into a piece they will wear and love.  Our hope is for every client to be comfortable, happy, and satisfied with what they purchase at Mystique – whether that be through offering a one-of-a-kind custom design, or finding a perfectly unique necklace from one of our 10 featured designers. We… Read More

08-18-2016

Have a Passion for Jewelry & Design? We’re Hiring!

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We are looking for the perfect gem to add to our team! Mystique Jewelers in Old Town Alexandria is seeking a Sales Associate/Assistant Manager. The ideal candidate has a passion for the jewelry and design business with an interest in custom design, and at least 5 years of sales experience (GIA Gemologist is a plus but not required.) This position works directly with our devoted customers, as well as, networking and advertising to help bring in new customers. Attention… Read More

08-3-2016

This Weekend: An Anzie Trunk Show!

Anzie Trunk Show

You are invited to preview a new Mystique designer, Anzie, this Saturday, August 6th from 10:30am-5pm! Here at Mystique, there are few things we love more than seeing our Old Town, Alexandria clients fall in love with new jewelry designers.  What better way to introduce a new designer than with a trunk show, featuring many styles from numerous Anzie collections!  It is an opportunity for us to introduce new designers, and for our customers to buy exclusive pieces and tell… Read More

07-11-2016

Mystique Celebrates 25 Years!

25-year-blog

25 years ago I opened Mystique, and it seems like just yesterday!  Words cannot express my gratitude for your support and love of our jewelry designs.  I cherish being surrounded by jewels like you.  To show my appreciation, enjoy 25% off any piece of jewelry in the store now through August 15th. Last week I sat down with the editors over at Alexandria Stylebook to share a bit of what I have learned over the past 25 years, what I… Read More

06-14-2016

What Happened in Vegas…

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Coming soon from the Las Vegas Couture jewelry show!   As many of you know, I just returned from one of my favorite annual trips, the Couture Jewelry Show in Las Vegas, an event hosting over 200 of the world’s most exquisite jewelry designers. It’s a time where I scope out the latest trends in jewelry, visit designers our Mystique clients already know and love, stumble upon new designers to bring home to Alexandria, and {hopefully} have a little… Read More

05-31-2016

Best of Washington 2016

Best of Washington

We are very honored to be featured in the Best of Washington issue and named a popular jeweler by the Washingtonian Magazine. It has been a pleasure to find and hunt for unique fine jewelry for my wonderful customers.  I often tell people that I have the best job.  I love handpicking our distinictive fine jewelry collection for our customers. Whether it be a custom design, a beautiful diamond or just every day jewelry, we strive to provide Old Town with a unique… Read More

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